downloadGroupGroupnoun_press release_995423_000000 copyGroupnoun_Feed_96767_000000Group 19noun_pictures_1817522_000000Group 19Group 19noun_Photo_2085192_000000 Copynoun_presentation_2096081_000000Group 19Group Copy 7noun_webinar_692730_000000Path
Skip to main content

MILPITAS, Calif.  — April 12, 2021 — Advanced semiconductor manufacturing topics ranging from yield management and metrology to new developments in improving post-pandemic manufacturing agility will take center stage at SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference (ASMC 2021), May 10-12, 2021, as more than 65 industry experts gather to deliver 30 hours of technical presentations on the latest manufacturing strategies and methodologies. Registration for the virtual event is now open.

ASMC 2021 LogoExpected to draw hundreds of attendees from across the industry, the 32nd annual ASMC will feature discussions on the global COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on manufacturing leadership, semiconductor market trends, heterogenous integration and quantum computing.

ASMC is the premier event for industry professionals to network and share insights into best practices for semiconductor manufacturing. The conference is co-chaired by Dr. Ishtiaq Ahsan of IBM and Alexa Greer of KLA.

ASMC 2021 Keynotes and Invited Presentations

Dr. Gary L. Patton

Dr. Gary L. Patton, Corporate VP, General Manager of Design Enablement, Intel

Requirements for Manufacturing Leadership in the Post-Pandemic Era

Intel Logo 2021
Dr. John Pellerin

Dr. John Pellerin, VP and Chief Technologist, GLOBALFOUNDRIES

A Reflection on the Impact of the Pandemic on the Semiconductor Industry

Robert Maire

Robert Maire, President, Semiconductor Advisors

Emerging Trends in the Global Semiconductor Market

Semiconductor Advisors Logo
Dr. Mukta Farooq

Dr. Mukta Farooq, Distinguished Research Staff Member, IBM Research

Heterogeneous Integration Developments

IBM Research Logo
Dr. Lester Lampert

Dr. Lester Lampert, Research Engineer, Intel

Quantum Computing Tutorial

Intel Logo 2021
Christian Dieseldorff

Christian Dieseldorff, Senior Principal for Semiconductors at Industry Research, SEMI

Semiconductor Manufacturing Market Trends

semi logo

ASMC 2021 technical sessions will cover topics including:

  • Advanced Equipment Processes and Materials
  • Advanced Metrology
  • Advanced Patterning / Design for Manufacturability
  • Advanced Semiconductor Developments
  • Advanced Process Control
  • Contamination-Free Manufacturing
  • Data Management
  • Defect Inspection & Reduction
  • Equipment Optimization
  • Fabless Experience
  • Factory Automation
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Innovative Silicon Devices and Processes
  • Non-Silicon/Non-CMOS processing
  • Patterning and 3D Metrology
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Yield Enhancement
  • Yield Methodologies

A workforce development panel discussion with executives from CITI, NY Creates, RIT, TSMC and  ST Microelectronics will be moderated by Ed Sperling, editor-in-chief at Semiconductor Engineering.

ASMC 2021 is the fourth of eight conferences comprising SEMI’s third annual Technology Leadership Series of the Americas. This coast-to-coast series provides a platform to foster critical discussions on short- and long-term influences as well as technical and business opportunities in the more than $2 trillion electronics supply chain.

For more conference details, contact Paul Cohen at The media should contact Scott Stevens (for SEMI Americas communications) at for registration information.


About SEMI

SEMI® connects more than 2,400 member companies and 1.3 million professionals worldwide to advance the technology and business of electronics design and manufacturing. SEMI members are responsible for the innovations in materials, design, equipment, software, devices, and services that enable smarter, faster, more powerful, and more affordable electronic products. Electronic System Design Alliance (ESD Alliance), FlexTech, the Fab Owners Alliance (FOA) and the MEMS & Sensors Industry Group (MSIG) are SEMI Strategic Technology Communities, defined communities within SEMI focused on specific technologies. Visit to learn more, contact one of our worldwide offices, and connect with SEMI on LinkedIn and Twitter.


Association Contact

Scott Stevens, Cardinal Communications for SEMI Americas
Phone: 1.512.288.4050