2014 Vietnam Semiconductor Strategy Summit Agenda

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Advancing Vietnam's Role in the Global Semiconductor Industry

Agenda

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Premier Sponsor:

FabMax logo

Co-organized by:

Saigon Hi Tech Park logo

 

Sponsors

CNS logo

Fab Finder logo

Lam Research logo 

NXP logo

QAM logo

14:00-15:30

SEMI Press Conference
Sponsored by Saigon Hi-Tech Park

(Organizers, sponsors, journalists; please contact Michael Droeger at mdroeger@semi.org if you like to schedule interview time)

18:00-20:00 

Welcome Reception

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

09:00-09:05 

09:05-09:10
 

09:10-09:15

Welcome speech - Mr. Kai Fai Ng, President, SEMI Southeast Asia

Opening remarks - Mr. Le Manh Ha – Vice Chairman of HCMC People Committee

Awarding memorial medals to HSIA members and semiconductor companies operating in Ho Chi Minh City

 

09:15-10:50 

Session 1: Market Overviews

09:15-09:40 

Global Semiconductor Market Trends

09:40-10:05 

Global Semiconductor Market and 200mm Applications Overview
Bettina Weiss, SEMI

10:05-10:30 

Clark Tseng, SEMI

Global LED Market Overview
Clark Tseng, SEMI Taiwan (Biography)

10:30-10:50 

Break / Tabletop Visits

10:50-16:15 

Session 2:  Semiconductor Manufacturing in Vietnam

10:50-11:15 

Keynote Presentation:
Update on the 200mm Fab Project
Pham Ba Tuan, CNS 

11:15-11:40 

Sherry Boger

Intel Extends Flagship Product to Vietnam
Sherry Boger, Vietnam General Manager, Intel Corporation (Biography)

11:40-12:05 

Solomon Ng

STMicroelectronics – Your Partner in Vietnam along the Semiconductor Value Chain
Solomon Ng, Regional Director, Strategic Planning/Business Development/Design Centers, Greater China & South Asia Region, STMicroelectronics (Biography)

12:05-12:30 

Todd O. Curtis

Establishing High Technology Manufacturing-A Western Company's Education and Evolution in Vietnam
Todd Curtis, CTO, Fab-Finder (Biography)

12:30-12:55 

Cor Claeys

imec’s Open Innovation Model for Micro- and Nanoelectronics
Cor Claeys, Director Growth & Emerging Markets, imec (Biography)

13:00-14:00 

Lunch / Tabletop Visits

14:00

Session 2  (Continued)

14:00-14:25 

B-Weiss

An Overview of SEMI's International Standards Program
Bettina Weiss, VP Product Management & Global Business Development, SEMI (Biography)

14:25-14:50 

Radhika Srinivasan

Technology Transfers – Opportunities, Process and Risk Mitigation
Radhika Srinivasan, Program Director, Technology Alliances and Licensing, IBM (Biography)

14:50-15:15 

John Schmitz photo

Outsourcing and Technology Transfers – NXP’s Experience in IP Creation and Protection
John Schmitz, PhD, SVP & General Manager, Intellectual Property and Licensing, NXP Semiconductors (Biography)

15:15-15:35 

Break / Tabletop Visits

15:35-16:00 

Eco-Friendly Solutions for 200mm and 300mm Fabs
Danny Charest, Wafer Fab Project Manager, M+W Group 

16:00-16:45 

Panel Discussion - Investing in Vietnam's Technology Sector

Eduard Hoeberichts FabMax

Moderator: Eduard Hoeberichts, FabMax (Biography)

  • Investment Opportunities for Foreign Entities in Vietnam
  • Doing Business in Vietnam: 
  • Investing in Vietnam’s Growing Semiconductor Ecosystem 

16:45-17:30 

Panel Discussion: Education and Workforce Development

Moderator: Bettina Weiss, SEMI

Panelists:
Sherry Boger, Vietnam General Manager, Intel, and invited panelists from: Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Samsung, TU Delft, Singapore Polytecnic, imec

Topics:

  • Current state of skill development at university level (curricula, special courses, partnerships with industry)
  • Student exchange programs (overseas student training programs)
  • Vocational training
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)

17:30 

Closing remarks
Bettina Weiss, SEMI 

18:00 – 20:00 

Networking reception