SEMI Texas Spring Forum: Driving Semiconductor Profitability - Corporate Strategies and Industry Roadmaps

Texas Chapter

SEMI Texas Spring Forum: Driving Semiconductor Profitability -
Corporate Strategies and Industry Roadmaps

Is Moore’s Law affordable?  With each node, the semiconductor manufacturing industry faces increased challenges as it balances the drive for innovation with cost demands.  How will the semiconductor supply chain address costs related to scaling, technological roadblocks and other bumps in the road to ever smaller devices?    

Join your Texas colleagues as the SEMI Texas Committee presents an in-depth conversation with leading IC manufacturers and suppliers as they discuss roadmaps, expectations, challenges and opportunities for next generation devices. 

Topics:
-  industry roadmaps
-  gaps in the supply chain
-  manufacturing challenges and resource needs
-  technology and economic issues

Agenda

 May 21, 2013
8:00am-11:30am
West Pickle Research campus  (formerly MCC)
University of Texas at Austin
3925 W. Braker Lane
Austin, TX 78758
Directions

Pricing

SEMI Member   $85
Non-member    $95

 
8:00amRegistration and Networking Breakfast 

Sponsors

Green, Tweed

Sponsorship

These valuable regional events give SEMI members and other constituents a venue to hear from industry leaders, an opportunity to keep up-to-date with current trends in the semiconductor industry and to network with industry colleagues.

Sponsorship Opportunities are available for this event. Contact Marlene Sibley
msibley@semi.org
1.408.943.6988

Questions
Margaret Kindling

mkindling@semi.org
tel:1.202.289.0440

8:45am
 Welcome Remarks and SEMI Update
Ken Parmerter, Tokyo Electron America; Chairman,
SEMI Texas Committee
8:55am   
Introductions
Stuart Holland, Austin Seal Inc., Spring Forum Subcommittee Chairman
9:00am
Scott Lingren
Executive Director, Corporate Strategy and Business Transformation
Freescale
Making the World a Smarter Place: How Embedded Processing Continues to Change the Way We Live, Further Challenging the Semi Supply Chain
9:25am Michael Raiford
Vice President, Manufacturing and Systems Division

Samsung Austin Semiconductor
The Race to 14nm: Cost Overload?

 

 


     

   
9:50amBreak 
   

10:00am

 

Rob Crowell
Product Marketing Manager
Tokyo Electron America
Lithography Challenges Moore’s Law: The Rising Costs and Challenges of Advanced Patterning


 

Dr. Ben Rathsack 
Member of Technical Staff, Advanced Technology Group 
Tokyo Electron America
Lithography Challenges Moore’s Law: The Rising Costs and Challenges of Advanced Patterning
10:25am
Curt Jackson,
Director, Engineering & Technical Applications
Toppan Photomasks
Lithography in our Connected World
    
10:50am-11:35amQuestion & Answer
Moderator:
Basil Angelo, MIKESKA ANGELO
Agenda subject to change