Strategic Materials Conference—SMC 2013

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SMC is the only conference dedicated to exploring the application trends, market dynamics and business opportunities in advanced electronic materials. The two-day conference offers presentations from leading market analysts, leading manufacturers, industry consortiums, top suppliers and academic researchers, along with an innovative interactive format designed to facilitate business contacts and networking. SMC also provides valuable forecasting information, helps accelerate advanced materials markets, and serves as a forum for collaboration among all sectors of the advanced materials supply chain.

October 16-17
Santa Clara Marriott
Santa Clara, California

Thank you to our SMC 2013 Sponsors

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Sponsorship Opportunities
For further information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Marlene Sibley
Tel: 1.408.943.6988


Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding the conference, please contact:

Agnes Cobar
Tel: 408.943.7952


Keynote Speakers:
 Jo de Boeck   Jo de Boeck, Ph.D., Senior VP and CTO, imec
Gregg bartlett   Gregg Bartlett, Senior VP, Chief Technology Officer,

Topics Covered

  • Application and market trends
  • Semiconductor trends and opportunities
  • Metrology
  • Carbon-based materials in semiconductor and other market applications
  • New materials opportunities beyond CMOS
  • Special materials challenges in MEMS
  • Flexible and Printed Electronics
  • Packaging materials

SMC has provided valuable information and networking opportunities to materials and electronics industry professionals since 1995. SMC 2013 builds on that legacy, expanding the reach and focus of the conference to examine advanced electronics materials for the semiconductor and adjacent industries.

Participating Companies

  • A.M. Fitzgerald & Associates
  • Air Liquide S.A.
  • Air Products
  • Applied NanoStructured Solutions
  • ATMI
  • AZ Electronic Materials
  • Balaz Analytical Services
  • Brewer Science
  • Cabot Microelectronics
  • Cal Poly State University
  • Cypress Semiconductor
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Eminess Technologies
  • Entegris
  • EV Group
  • Evonik Industries
  • FEI Company
  • Gelest
  • Graphene Technologies
  • Greene, Tweed & Co.
  • Henkel
  • Heraeus Contact Materials
  • Heraeus Holding GmbH
  • Hitachi Chemical Co. America
  • Honeywell Analytics
  • Honeywell Electronic Materials
  • IBM Research
  • IMEC
  • Intel
  • Intermolecular
  • Innova Dynamics
  • JSR Corporation
  • JX Nippon Mining & Metals
  • KMG Electronic Chemicals
  • Kovio
  • Lam Research
  • Linde Electronics
  • Linx Consulting
  • Lux Research
  • Malema Sensors
  • Materion
  • Matheson
  • Micron Technology
  • Momentive Performance Materials
  • NIST
  • Novasep
  • PARC 
  • REC Silicon
  • SAFC Hitech
  • Samsung Cheil Industries
  • SPTS Technologies
  • Stanford University, Materials Science and Engineering
  • Strategic Metal Investments
  • The Linde Group
  • Tosoh
  • UCLA 
  • Umicore AG & Co KG
  • University of Texas
  • U.S. Geological Survey
  • VLSI Research
  • Voltaix
  • Western Digital
  • Wonik Materials Co.
  • Yole Developpement