SEMI South America Semiconductor Strategy Summit


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“Enabling the Successful Growth of the South America Semiconductor Industry”

November 10-12, 2015
Sheraton Rio Hotel and Resort
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

In support of the growing Latin American semiconductor market, SEMI conducted the first South America Semiconductor Strategy Summit in November of 2014, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The purpose of the program was to open the doors to the South American market and connect global leaders in the microelectronics industry with local companies, investors, and government officials focused on expansion of the semiconductor industry in the region.

SEMI is pleased to announce the follow up, 2015 South America Semiconductor Strategy Summit, to be held in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. The goal of the 2015 program is to further assess the potential opportunity, and to identify what changes must occur in order to enable successful implementation of a robust, semiconductor manufacturing industry.

Business and technology experts from South America, Europe, Asia, and the United States will explore the development of the South American semiconductor industry, address the challenges to growth and expansion, and define the opportunities for companies ready to serve this emerging market.

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for semiconductor industry professionals seeking to expand their business into the growing South American market. Potential attendees would include:

• Individuals involved in marketing or new business development, especially those involved in semiconductor capital equipment, materials or related services

• Investors and industry analysts

• Manufacturing executives involved in globally based manufacturing or new facility start up

• Supply chain personnel seeking alternative supply sources

• Individuals seeking semiconductor related career opportunities in South America

The summit provides an exceptional opportunity to meet face-to-face with representatives and executives from local and global companies, government officials, industry experts, economic development specialists, and analysts.We are inviting global stakeholders with an interest in the South American semiconductor market—from the equipment, materials, device and R&D communities—to share their vision, insights and outlook with local business, technology, educational, and investment communities. Be part of the exciting developments in the emerging South American market and join us in Rio De Janeiro in November!

How to Participate

Attendee Registration Pricing

Early Bird
 Until October 12       
After October 12  
        SEMI Member$550/person$650/person
        Non Member$695/person$795/person

Sponsorship packages including registration are also available.

Registration will be open in June 2015.





Companies seeking to reach out to decision makers involved in the South America, microelectronics supply chain can leverage the many promotional opportunities available for this program.

Please contact Teresa McLean for more information: or 408.943.6988.

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Speaking Opportunities

SEMI encourages industry thought leaders to share their expertise on the dynamic business opportunity for semiconductor manufacturing in South America.

If you are interested in presenting at the Summit, please contact Calvin Chang at for further details.

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