9/28/2006 8:32:00 AM
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 28, 2006–Microvision
(NASDAQ:MVIS), a leader in light scanning technologies, announced
today that its CEO, Alexander Tokman, will present at the 10th Annual
Gilder/Forbes Telecosm Conference, October 4 – 6, 2006 in Lake Tahoe,
California. Mr. Tokman will also participate in a “Displaying the
Future” panel discussion, scheduled on Friday, October 6.
For a decade, the Gilder/Forbes Telecosm Conference — hosted
annually by George Gilder and Steve Forbes — has been recognized as
one of the most prestigious venues in the world for information on
breakthrough technologies and forward-thinking companies and
investment strategies. It is an exclusive gathering of engineers,
entrepreneurs, investors, public policy decision makers, and the top
thought leaders and business executives from the world’s leading
technology and communications companies.
In celebration of the Telecosm at Ten, Telecosm 2006 will
celebrate the heroic and triumphant ascent of technology and the
entrepreneurial singularities of the past ten years, and will attempt
to envisage the crucial telecosmic breakthroughs of the next decade to
In addition to Mr. Tokman, the list of confirmed Telecosm 2006
participants includes: Gordon Bell, Senior Researcher, Media Presence
Research Group at Microsoft; Forbes Editor in Chief, Steve Forbes;
Ask.com Founder Apostolos Gerasoulis; Peter Huber, Senior Fellow,
Manhattan Institute; Andy Kessler, Author of Wall St. Meat, Running
Money, The End of Medicine; Stanford Law Professor Lawrence Lessig;
Internationally known CalTech educator Carver Mead; Michael Milken,
Chairman, Milken Institute; Chairman, FasterCures; Economics Nobel
Laureate Robert Mundell; Intel CTO, Justin Rattner; John Rutledge,
Global economist and Forbes on Fox; Cavuto on Business; CNBC’s Squawk
Box commentator, and over three dozen of today’s top technology and
communications business leaders.
For more information and registration details for Gilder/Forbes
Telecosm 2006, see: http://www.TelecosmConference.com.
About Microvision www.microvision.com
Headquartered in Redmond, Wash., Microvision Inc. is the world
leader in the development of high-resolution displays and imaging
systems based on the company’s proprietary silicon micro-mirror
technology. The company’s technology has applications in a broad range
of consumer, medical, industrial, professional and military products.
CONTACT: Microvision Inc.
Jeff Wilson, 425-882-6625 (Investors)
Matt Nichols, 425-882-6657 (Media)
SOURCE: Microvision Inc.