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September 28, 2020 - September 30, 2020

SMC 2018 Networking 3


The Strategic Materials ConferenceSMC 2020, is two and a half days of information sharing on the latest market trends and developments in advanced materials.

It Is devoted to materials technology and business drivers in the microelectronics supply chain. SMC is an excellent opportunity to learn and network with industry leaders, experts, and colleagues.


Doubletree by Hilton
2050 Gateway Place
San Jose , CA 95110
United States

SMC 2018 Networking 3

This year's conference theme Leading Future Technology Innovations with Materials will delve into what’s driving demand for: 

  • Economic, Geopolitical and Market Trends 
  • Impact of Market Drivers on Materials Innovation
  • Emerging Materials & Applications 
  • Innovations in Metrology
  • Advanced Packaging Materials Integration and Challenges 
  • New Session of Innovative Startup Companies and Venture Capital Investors Panel
  • Plus many more topics

The conference attracts a highly influential audience from every segment of the semiconductor manufacturing industry and provides comprehensive in-depth content and unprecedented networking opportunities for professionals who share common strategic objectives for the extended electronics ecosystem.


The SEMI Electronic Materials Group—EMG is the backbone of the Strategic Materials Conference—SMC Organizing Committee. Thank you to these committee members for their valuable time and support of the industry. 

EMG is a new collaborative technology community that combines the former Chemical & Gas Manufacturers Group (CGMG), the Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) and other SEMI member segments to better serve the interests of the $69 billion electronics materials industry. The group is open to SEMI members involved in materials manufacture, distribution, and services throughout the microelectronics industry.


SMC offers valuable content and unprecedented networking opportunities for semiconductor industry professionals who share common strategic objectives on materials innovation, management, and business success. 

  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Presidents
  • Vice-Presidents
  • Academia
  • Consortiums
  • Consultants
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Product Managers
  • Purchasing
  • Sales
  • Venture Capital



Sponsorship Opportunities
Shane Poblete
Tel: +1.202.847.5983

Program Questions
Lin Tso
Tel: +1.408.943.7920


Full conference registration includes: 

  • Conference sessions and presentations
  • Monday Welcome Reception 
  • Tuesday Networking Reception

Member Price: $595

Non-member Price: $825

Students: $80 (Must have a valid Student ID. For student registration code, contact Lin Tso at

Cancellations received on or before August 30, 2020 will be fully refunded. After this date, only substitutions will be accepted. Contact Lin Tso at


Doubletree by Hilton Exterior

DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose
2050 Gateway Place
San Jose, CA 95110

In the heart of Silicon Valley in vibrant San Jose, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Jose is less than a half-mile from San Jose International Airport and 45 minutes from San Francisco International Airport (SFO). This location is just one hour south of San Francisco and north of Monterey/Carmel. Take the complimentary hotel shuttle to and from the airport, and check your flight status or print boarding passes in the hotel lobby. Valet and self-parking are also available at the hotel.




    Our spacious guest rooms, the largest in Silicon Valley at 450 sq. ft., offer room to spread out comfortably. Enjoy contemporary design, spacious layouts with dual vanity sinks, private balconies, and convenient amenities such as wired and wireless internet access and remote guest room printing. Families will appreciate the extra space, along with cribs that are available on request.

    A variety of superb dining experiences are yours at this San Jose hotel, including exquisite steaks and chops at Spencer’s restaurant or decadent sushi at the Sushi Bar. The fitness center, swimming pool and whirlpool offer great facilities for working out and rejuvenation.

    Parking is not included in the room rate. 

    Reduced Daily Self-Parking Rate of $12.00 per day

    Reduced Overnight Self-Parking Rate of $15.00 per night

    Doubletree by Hilton Exterior