Ross Young

Co-Founder and CEO | DSCC

Smartphone and Smartphone Display Market Outlook - This talk will examine the outlook for the smartphone market and smartphone displays in particular. Under discussion will be how the smartphone market is faring in 2022 and the outlook for 2023-2026. Included will be recent results by brand, model, panel supplier and a host of display and non-display features. In addition, I will highlight what products and features we expect to come from Apple, Samsung and Chinese brands over the next couple of years. In addition, I will spend some time on what is happening in the foldable market and when we expect to see multi-fold and rollable devices.


Ross Young is the co-founder and CEO of DSCC. Previously, he started, ran and sold DisplaySearch which he started with less than $500 in capital and grew to over $10M in revenues. He has also worked throughout the display supply chain including at a TV brand, panel supplier, multiple equipment suppliers and a materials supplier.

Shortly after completing graduate school at UCSD and Japan’s Tohoku University in International Management, Young published a book on the semiconductor industry called Silicon Sumo: US-Japan Competition and Industrial Policy in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry published by the University of Texas.

Young also completed 12 IRONMAN triathlons including the World Championships in Kona in 2016.

You can also find him on Twitter at @DSCCRoss where he shares the future of the display industry with over 25K followers.