Chris Hudson International Vice President and Commercial Director Corning Display Technologies
Abstract: Unlocking the Properties of an Ancient Material for Today’s High Performance Displays
Chris Hudson, International Division VP & Commercial Director for Corning Display Technologies, will discuss the fundamental properties of glass and how they fuel trends for large-size, high-resolution displays.
Bio: Chris Hudson has served as the commercial lead for Corning Display Technologies since October 2014. Hudson was subsequently appointed international division vice president in September 2017. In this role, he has global responsibility for display pricing, forecasting, market and competitive intelligence, product line management, and communications. Prior to this role, Hudson was the commercial director for High Performance Display (HPD). He led a commercial organization responsible for the development and implementation of customer and product strategy, commercial operations, and marketing communications. Hudson joined Corning in 2001 as a market analyst in Corning Lasertron. Following the divesture of Corning Photonics to Avanex, he held roles in both strategic marketing and product line management. Hudson rejoined Corning in November 2004 as competitive intelligence manager for Specialty Materials, later assuming the same role in Display Technologies. He subsequently held several commercial and program roles within Display. Prior to joining Corning, Hudson served in the U.S. Army for eight years as an intelligence officer. Hudson holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Syracuse University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Babson College.