25th Annual SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference (ASMC 2014)


Celebrating 25 years of manufacturing excellence, the SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference continues to fill a critical need in our industry.  Join conference co-chairs Israel Ne'eman, Applied Materials and Oliver Patterson, IBM Microelectronics, and industry professionals from around the globe during 3 days of networking, learning and knowledge-sharing on new and best-method semiconductor manufacturing practices and concepts.  Beginning May 18, with a welcome reception, ASMC 2014 features over 90 technical presentations, keynotes and tutorials and networking opporunities over the following days.

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Author Kit
Authors presenting a technical paper at ASMC 2014, please visit the author kit for due dates, templates and additional information.

Justify Your Attendance
Use the testimonial above and our justification letter template to show why your participation ASMC 2014 will benefit you and your organization. 

Corporate Sponsors:

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Sponsorship opportunities for this event are available.  To become a sponsor, contact Marlene Sibley at msibley@semi.org or 1.408.943.6988

Technical/Supporting Sponsors





Advanced Manufacturing for Foundry Business
Dr. John Lin (biography)
General Manager of Operations, VP, 
G450C (TSMC assignee)
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd. 
(sponsored by ASML) 

Dr. Mukesh V. Khare (biography)
Distinguished Engineer & Director, Semiconductor Technology Research
IBM Research@ Albany NanoTech
From Germanium, to Gallium Arsenide, to Silicon and back again: a Perspective on the Semiconductor Manufacturing Industry
Dean W. Freeman, Vice President, Research (biography)

Technical Sessions


• 3D/TSV
• Advanced Equipment and Materials
• Advanced Metrology
• Advanced Patterning/Design for Manufacturing
• Advanced Process Control (APC)
• Contamination Free Manufacturing (CFM)
• Data and Yield Management
• Defect Inspection
• Discrete Power Devices/Emerging Technologies
• Equipment Reliability and Productivity Enhancement
• Factory Optimization
• Yield Enhancement
• And the ever popular Interactive Poster/Reception

Panel Discussion


25 Years of Semiconductor Manufacturing: Accomplishments, Current Challenges, Future Directions - From the Internet to the Internet of Things

Moderator: Paul Werbaneth, 3D InCites
Dr. Lynn Fuller, Professor, Microelectronics Dept., Rochester Institute of Technology
Dave Gross, Director, Manufacturing Systems Technology, GLOBALFOUNDRIES
William Miller, Sr. Director of Engineering, Qualcomm
Robert Maire, President, Semiconductor Advisors LLC
Charlie Pappis, Group VP, General Manager, Applied Global Services, Applied Materials


Circuit Relevant Patterning with Directed Self Assembly: Overview and Outlook
Michael A. Guillorn, PhD, Research Staff Member, Manager Nanofabrication and Electron Beam Lithography (biography)
IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

Silicon Photonics
Dr. Haisheng Rong, Sr. Research Scientist
Intel Corporation

Who Attends ASMC?

  • IC Manufacturers
  • Equipment Manufacturers
  • Materials Suppliers
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • Operations Managers
  • Process Engineers
  • Product Managers
  • Academia...

...from across the global semiconductor supply chain.  If you didn't attend ASMC 2013, learn what you missed!

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ASMC Committee

SEMI thanks the ASMC committee members, who volunteer countless hours in support of our annual conference.