SEMICON West 2014 Highlights

SEMICON West 2014 Highlights                                      

SEMICON West 2014 is the flagship event for the global microelectronics industry, featuring exhibits, products, technical sessions, and solutions focused on the design and manufacture of semiconductors, MEMS, photovoltaics, printed and flexible electronics and related technologies. The 44th annual SEMICON West is again co-located with Intersolar North America.

In the Numbers                                                                      Exhibitor Info:  

  • 1,279 booths (2013: 1,254), net exhibit area ­­127,886 sq. ft.
  • 711 exhibiting companies, 24 countries, 156 new exhibitors
  • 27,000+ projected attendees, with 12% international visitors
  • Premier sponsors: Applied Materials Inc., KLA-Tencor Corp., and Lam Research 

Exhibitor Press Releases  

Exhibitors with New Products  (309)

Exhibitors Displaying Equipment   (221) 

Exhibitors with Product Demonstrations (211)

SEMICON West 2014: Full Event Calendar - List of all Speakers – SEMICON West Press Page
Premier Sponsors of SEMICON West 2014Applied Materials, KLA-Tencor, and Lam Research.


What’s New?

  • Semiconductor Technology Symposium (July 8-10): Three-day event focusing on the trends shaping near-term semiconductor technology and market developments.  Moscone North, Hall E, Room 130 & 131
  • Sustainable Manufacturing Forum (July 7-10): Four-day event will share info about the latest technologies, products, and management approaches promoting sustainable manufacturing.
    SF Marriott Marquis July 7
    Moscone North Hall, Rm 124 July 8-10
  • Breakthrough Research Technologies: (July 10, 1:30 -3:30pm): This program will showcase current and future activities along with the latest innovations and research from collaborative efforts of Universities, Industries and Consortia. Moscone, TechXPOT South
  • Networking Events:
    VIP Reception(July 7, 6:00-7:30pm, SF Marriott Marquis)
    STS Networking Lunches(July 8-10, 12:00 - 1:30pm) Moscone North, Room 133.
    Silicon Innovation Forum Receptionwith Startup Showcase (July 9, invitation only)
    GSAM Networking Reception(July 9, 5:30 - 6:30pm, , SF Marriott Marquis, Golden Gate A)
  • GSAM Conference (July 9-11):
    The three-day Global Summit for Advanced Manufacturing will explore taking manufacturing to the next levels of miniaturization, integration and ruggedization. SF Marriott Marquis, Golden Gate A
  • Silicon Innovation ForumExpanded (July 8, 9:15am-6:00pm): Thirty of the industry's top start-ups and emerging companies will showcase their products and pitch to leading corporate investors, R&D groups and venture capitalists. Moscone North, Room 134

Executive Events 

  • Opening Keynote (July 8, 9:00-9:45am): Mark W. Adams, president, Micron:  “Innovation and Partnership: Driving the Future of the Semiconductor Industry”
    Moscone, Keynote Stage, North Hall E, Room 135
  • Silicon Innovation Forum Keynote (July 8, 1:15-2:00pm): Dr. Bob Metcalfe, professor, University of Texas: “Innovation with Startups Out of Research Universities”
    Moscone, Keynote Stage, North Hall E, Room 135.
  • Keynote (July 10, 10:00-10:45am): Sanjay Ravi, WW director, Discrete Mfg, Microsoft: “The Art of the Possible: How Manufacturers are Leveraging Digital Technologies”
    Moscone, Keynote Stage, North Hall E, Room 135.
  • SEMI/Gartner Market Symposium (July 7, 1:00-5:30pm): Midyear market update/forum. SEMI and Gartner present market forecasts and analysis for the semiconductor, capital equipment and semiconductor materials industries.
    SF Marriott Marquis.
  • Bulls & Bears returning (July 9, 3:30-4:00pm mixer; 4:00-5:30pm panel): Analysts from D.A. Davidson, FEI, Cowen & Company, Credit Suisse, Stifel Nicolaus will share their points of view. Karen Savala moderates.
    W Hotel, San Francisco

TechXPOT North (North Hall)

TechXPOT South (South Hall) 

Strategic Partner Programs

  • IEEE/CPMT Session – The M&Ms of Cost Beneficial Advance Packaging (July 8, 9:00am-12:00pm) North Hall, Rm 131

PV Production Technologies

Download the SEMICON West Mobile App!  A  full-function, interactive guide to SEMICON West (available for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices).