SEMI Technology Symposium Call for Papers Now Open— Held at SEMICON Japan 2012

Tokyo, JAPAN — April 10, 2012 – SEMI today announced a Call for Papers for the SEMI Technology Symposium 2012 (STS 2012) at SEMICON Japan 2012, which takes place December 5-7 at the Makuhari Messse in Chiba, Japan. Technical presentation abstracts are due June 8, 2012.

STS 2012 will feature 40 hours of technical sessions and presentations focused on critical industry topics shaping design and manufacturing of semiconductors, MEMS (Micro-electromechanical Systems), printed and flexible electronics, and other related technologies.

Presentations must be original, non-commercial and non-published works, and must focus on one of the one of following areas: Lithography, Design for Manufacturing/Mask, Inspection/Metrology, Advanced Device Technology/Process, Packaging, Testing and Microsystem/MEMS. Submissions are welcome from all persons directly or indirectly involved in the semiconductor industry, including IC manufacturers, academic and research institutes, equipment manufacturers and materials suppliers.

The abstract (approximately 150 words) and speaker biography (about 100 words) are due June 8, 2012 by e-mail to Abstracts must clearly detail the nature, scope, content, organization, key points and significance of the proposed paper.

More information, including session and submission requirements, is available at, or by contacting Nobuko Yamamoto at, phone: +81-3-3222-6020.

About SEMICON Japan

SEMICON Japan is the flagship annual event for the global semiconductor industry in Japan. The event covers the display of new products and technologies for semiconductor design and manufacturing, featuring technologies from across the semiconductor supply chain, from electronic design automation, to device fabrication (wafer processing), to final manufacturing (assembly, packaging and test). SEMICON Japan also features emerging markets and technologies born from the semiconductor industry, including MEMS, printed electronics, organic electronics, solid state lighting (LEDs) and related technologies. For more information on SEMICON Japan, please visit:

About SEMI

SEMI is the global industry association serving the nano- and microelectronic manufacturing supply chains. SEMI member companies are the engine of the future, enabling smarter, faster and more economical products that improve our lives. Since 1970, SEMI has been committed to helping members grow more profitably, create new markets and meet common industry challenges. SEMI maintains offices in Beijing, Bengaluru, Berlin, Brussels, Grenoble, Hsinchu, Moscow, San Jose, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo, and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit

Association Contacts

Deborah Geiger/SEMI Headquarters
Phone: 1.408.943.7988

Expositions & Programs/SEMI Japan
Phone: 81.3.3222. 6020

Marketing/SEMI Japan
Phone: 81.3.3222.5985

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