SEMI Texas Fall Outlook: Microelectronics Manufacturing Strategies and Trends in the Era of IoT

Thursday, October 30, 2014
7:30 AM-11:00 AM
Applied Materials, Inc. 9700 U.S. 290 East (Building #34) Austin, TX 78724-1199

Join your industry colleagues for a stimulating discussion on the outlook for the semiconductor industry, including opportunities and challenges presented by end market drivers.  Our panel of experts, ranging from analysts to fab managers based in Texas, will address the industry outlook, the impact of the Internet of Things on state and global economies, as well as issues surrounding Big Data and how legacy fabs can be upgraded to meet new requirements. Congratulations to Jahman Harden, a senior at Manor New Technology High School  Jahman is the recipient of the 'Ken Parmerter Memorial Scholarship', which was presented at the beginning of the program.

7:30amRegistration & Networking Breakfast 

8:00amGreg SajbelWelcome:
Greg Sajbel
District Sales Manager, MKS Instruments
Chairman, SEMI Texas Committee
8:10amMike Rosa
Opening remarks

Dr. Mike Rosa (Biography)
Sr. Strategic & Technical Marketing Manager
Applied Materials, Inc. 

8:20amBob JohnsonThe IoT Impact on Semiconductor Markets

Bob Johnson
Research Vice President, Semiconductor Manufacturing

8:50amPatrick HoThe Changing Economics of the Semiconductor Capital
Equipment Industry: A Wall Street Perspective

Patrick Ho
Senior Research Analyst
Stifel Nicolaus 
9:15amCoffee Break
9:30amBrad Dorff200mm Manufacturing in the Era of IoT

Brad Dorff
Director, Refurbished Semiconductor Equipment
and Spares Manufacturing
Applied Materials 
9:50amDavid AndersonMore-than-Moore Materials & Processes Enabling IoT

David Anderson (Biography)
President and Chief Executive Officer
Novati Technologies 
10:15amPanel Discussion/Question & Answer
11:00amClosing remarks
*schedule/speakers subject to change

Margaret Kindling
Sr. Program Manager, SEMI












Early Bird Registration

SEMI Member: $55.00
Non Member: $75.00

Regular Registration
(October 23, 2014)

SEMI Member: $75.00
Non Member: $95.00

Students pricing $15.  Contact Margaret Kindling for discount registration code.  

There will be a tour of Applied Materials immediately following the program. To sign up, please email  Space is limited to the first 25 respondents. 

Hosted by:

Applied Materials

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