SEMI® Global Update - October 2015
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Event Calendar
October 16
SEMI Arizona Forum: Monetizing the IoT
October 26
SEMI Professional Development Seminar
October 28
SEMI Texas Fall Outlook: Consumer Electronics
October 30
SEMI Pacific NW Forum: Future of Moore's Law
November 1-4
International Technology Partners Conference
November 1-5
North America Standards Fall 2015 Meetings
November 10-11
The Great Miniaturization: Systems & Packaging
November 10-12
South America Strategy Summit
November 11-12
CAST 2015 Workshop
December 9-10
Tsensors Summit
- Financial Boot Camp
- Fund of Prod Marketing
- Adv. CMOS Technology
- Combating Aggressive Supply Chain Mgmt
- Key Semi Account Selling and Mgmt

October 14-16
PVTaiwan 2015
December 16-18
SEMICON Japan 2015
October 5-7
SEMICON Europa Standards Meetings
October 6-8
SEMICON Europa 2015
Plastic Electronics Conf
November 9
SEMI Brussels Forum
ASMC 2016
Abstract Due: Nov. 2, 2015





Driving the Future

Karen SavalaImagine a world where you could step into your vehicle and watch a cooking show while your car transports you to your destination. Upon arrival, you could step out and your vehicle would park itself down the street. Later, you could summon your vehicle, whereupon it would pick you up and drive you back home.
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Karen Savala


Japan: Ready to Support IoT and the Industry
By Lara Chamness, SEMI
Japan accounts for the largest portion (21%) of the global total installed fab capacity in 2015.

SEMI Announces FlexTech Alliance as First Strategic Association Partner
FlexTech Alliance has become the first SEMI Strategic (Association) Partner. In this partnership, FlexTech will continue to pursue its mission of fostering the growth of the emerging flexible, hybrid and printed electronics industry as part of SEMI.
--Related: FlexTech to Manage Flexible Hybrid Electronics Institute

Laith Altimime: New President of SEMI Europe
Altimime will have overall responsibility for SEMI Europe's events, programs, membership, advocacy, and collaborative forums.

IRS Monthly Indicator
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China's MEMS Foundry is Taking Shape
By Clark Tseng, SEMI Taiwan
MEMS is receiving attention and resources as the Chinese semiconductor industry develops.

Webinar: Latest Findings in Tin Whiskers
Thin metal hair-like extrusions that bridge between adjacent solder joints can create electrical short circuits.

Symposium: Technology Enabling "Systems in your Pocket" & Beyond
Evolving to meet the challenges of the new era of mobile miniaturization.

SEMI Hosts Business Mission in Vietnam
By Bettina Weiss, SEMI
SEMI hosted a business mission in Hanoi with a delegation of member companies and stakeholders.

200mm Fabs: Second Wind from the IoT
Without the need for leading-edge capability, the IoT is breathing new life into 200mm fabs.

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SEMI Korea Members Day: A Great Success
By Ji-Won Cho, SEMI Korea
Korean semiconductor executives and SEMI members met to focus on key industry issues.

New Tariff-Elimination Initiative: Expanding ITA?
By Taylor Sholler, SEMI Americas
High-tech industry representatives and trade negotiators work on an ambitious new tariff-elimination initiative.

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