SEMI Press Release - 2005

2005
Date Title
Dec 23 2005 SEMI DISAPPOINTED WITH R&D TAX CREDIT EXPIRATION
Dec 20 2005 U.S. Microelectronics Trade Mission to be held in Conjunction with SEMICON China
Dec 20 2005 November 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.92
Dec 9 2005 SEMI to hold industry Strategy Symposium 2006 on 12-14 February in Amsterdam
Dec 7 2005 SEMI Announces Year-End Consensus Forecast for Chip Equipment Industry
Dec 7 2005 SEMI and ATDF to Provide Cost-Effective Services to Chip Industry Suppliers
Nov 29 2005 Si2 and SEMI Announce DFM Workshop to be held December 13
Nov 21 2005 SMC Returns to Half Moon Bay January 11-13
Nov 21 2005 ISS U.S. 2006 Returns to Half Moon Bay January 8-11
Nov 17 2005 SEMI October Book to Bill 0.95
Nov 14 2005 Silicon Wafer Shipment Increase in Third Quarter 2005
Nov 14 2005 Materials and Equipment for Nanoelectronics Forecast to Reach US$4.2 Billion
Nov 3 2005 SEMI Applauds Elimination of Tariffs on Multi-Chip Packages
Nov 3 2005 NANOTECHNOLOGY TO HELP COMPANIES DRIVE DOWN MANUFACTURING AND PRODUCT COSTS
Nov 3 2005 NanoCommerce/SEMI NanoForum Speakers Outline Industrial Apps for Nanotechnology
Nov 2 2005 NanoCommerce/SEMI NanoForum Speakers Discuss Commercialization of Nanotechnology
Oct 21 2005 Semiconductor Equipment and Materials Industry Honors Technology Pioneers
Oct 19 2005 NanoCommerce/SEMI NanoForum™ to Host First Emerging NanoBusiness Showcase
Oct 18 2005 Semiconductor Manufacturing R&D Funding Gap May Exceed $9 Billion By 2010
Oct 18 2005 September 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 1.02
Oct 13 2005 NanoCommerce & SEMI NanoForum to Reveal Near-Term Nanotechnology Innovations
Oct 13 2005 SEMI Announces Industry Webcast: October 18, 2005
Oct 12 2005 SEMI Publishes Eight New Technical Standards
Oct 12 2005 SEMICON Japan 2005 SEMI Technology Symposium Runs December 7-9
Oct 10 2005 Silicon Manufacturers Group Announces Silicon Wafer Shipment Consensus Forecast
Oct 3 2005 SEMICON Japan set for December 7-9
Sep 20 2005 August 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 1.05
Sep 19 2005 NanoCommerce/SEMI NanoForum 2005 Speakers Answer Commercialization Needs
Sep 9 2005 Moderate Growth Seen in Devices Sales; No Big Downturn for Equipment
Sep 8 2005 Gordon Moore to Present Moore's Law Retrospective on September 29
Aug 31 2005 SEMI Expo CIS 2005 to be held in Moscow
Aug 30 2005 TSMC CEO Rick Tsai to Keynote SEMICON Taiwan
Aug 25 2005 SEMI Reports Second Quarter 2005 Worldwide Semiconductor Figures
Aug 23 2005 Call for Papers Now Open For SEMICON Europa 2006 Programs
Aug 23 2005 SEMI Europe Standards Autumn Conference and Meetings Set for October 26-28
Aug 19 2005 July 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.93
Aug 19 2005 Eight Analysts Present Outlook at 2005 Silicon Valley Lunch Forum on September 8
Aug 18 2005 SEMI to Announce July 2005 Book-to-Bill Ratio on August 19; 1:30PDT
Aug 11 2005 Silicon Wafer Shipment Increase in Second Quarter 2005
Aug 1 2005 SEMICON Taiwan Returns to Taipei September 12-14
Jul 25 2005 Andre-Jacques Auberton-Herve Appointed to SEMI Board
Jul 19 2005 June 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.93
Jul 18 2005 Heinz A. Kundert to Become President of SEMI Europe
Jul 13 2005 Ed Segal Named Chairman of SEMI
Jul 13 2005 SEMI International Standards Awards
Jul 11 2005 SEMI Announces Mid-Year Consensus Forecast for Chip Equipment Industry
Jul 8 2005 SEMI Opens Nominations for 2006 Bob Graham Award
Jul 7 2005 Documentary Features Personal Stories from Pioneers in IC Manufacturing
Jul 7 2005 Media Advisory: Webcast of SEMICON West 2005 Press Conference on July 11
Jul 5 2005 Call for Papers for 17th Annual IEEE/SEMI ASMC
Jun 17 2005 SEMI Announces Quarterly Webcast: June 21, 2005
Jun 16 2005 SEMI Urges Congress to Strengthen and Make Permanent the R&D Tax Credit
Jun 16 2005 May 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.85
Jun 13 2005 SEMI Publishes 13 New Technical Standards
Jun 3 2005 SEMICON West 2005 Highlights Innovations in New Emerging Technologies Hall
Jun 1 2005 SEMI Expo CIS Gathers Scientific & Business Experts from Semiconductor Community
May 19 2005 April 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.80
May 17 2005 STG and SEMI Announce Partnership to Offer Online Education for Standards
May 12 2005 SEMICON West 2005 set for July 11-15 in San Francisco
May 11 2005 SEMI Dallas Lunch Forum set for May 24
May 10 2005 SEMI Reports First Quarter 2005 Worldwide Semiconductor Equipment Figures
May 5 2005 Silicon Wafer Shipments Slightly Down in First Quarter 2005
May 3 2005 SEMI to Launch "eSEMI High Tech U"e in Singapore in 2006
Apr 27 2005 Media Advisory: SEMI Press Conference at SEMICON Singapore 2005
Apr 26 2005 SEMI Presents 2005 North American Government Leadership Award to Senator Enzi
Apr 20 2005 Top Nanotechnology Events Join Forces: NanoCommerce and SEMI NanoFourm Unite
Apr 20 2005 Takashi Kumagai to Become President of SEMI Japan
Apr 15 2005 Si2 & SEMI Announce Partnership to Advance Design for Manufacturability in ICs
Apr 12 2005 Horst Reichardt Receives European SEMI Award for 2005
Apr 12 2005 Longford Receives SEMI Europe Standards Award for 2005
Apr 8 2005 SEMICON Singapore 2005 Scheduled for 4-6 May
Apr 7 2005 SEMI Presents New England Breakfast Forum on June 1
Apr 6 2005 ITRS Conference to be held during SEMICON Europa 2005
Apr 4 2005 Media Advisory: Press Conferences During SEMICON Europa 2005
Apr 1 2005 Call for Papers for SEMI Technical Symposium to be held at SEMICON Japan 2005
Mar 29 2005 Nominations for 2005 Akira Inoue Award Due September 2
Mar 23 2005 ISS Japan 2005 Scheduled for June 6-7: Theme is Collaboration and Competition
Mar 23 2005 Communications Revolution Will Drive Semiconductor to New Heights
Mar 17 2005 February 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.78
Mar 14 2005 Applied Materials & SEMI Lead the Effort to Enhance Environmental Collaboration
Mar 10 2005 SEMI New England Forum Highlights Trends in Emerging Technologies
Mar 10 2005 SEMI Reports 2004 Global Semiconductor Equipment Sales of $37.1 Billion
Mar 9 2005 SEMICON China 2005 to Feature IC Manufacturing and Design Automation Pavilion
Mar 7 2005 SEMICON China 2005 Attracts Local Chip Makers with Programs and Products
Mar 7 2005 SEMICON Europa 2005 Opens 11 April in Munich, Germany
Mar 2 2005 GFPC 2005 Summary
Feb 18 2005 NanoForum 2005 set for October 5-6
Feb 17 2005 January 2005 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.80
Feb 10 2005 Sixteenth Annual IEEE/SEMI ASMC set for April 11-12, 2005 in Munich
Feb 8 2005 Silicon Wafer Shipments Experience Double-Digit Growth for the Third Year
Feb 7 2005 SEMI Publishes 19 New Technical Standards
Feb 2 2005 SEMI Unveils Formal Agenda for Global FPD Partners Conference
Feb 2 2005 Media Advisory: Press Conference to be held during ISS Europe 2005
Jan 31 2005 SEMI Presents New England Breakfast Forum on March 9
Jan 28 2005 Lubab L. Sheet Named Senior Director of Nanotechnology
Jan 25 2005 SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium Europe 2005 to be held in Berlin 6-8 February
Jan 25 2005 Jim Dauwalter and David Miller Join SEMI North America Advisory Board
Jan 20 2005 December 2004 North American Book-to-Bill: 0.95
Jan 13 2005 SMC Speakers Call for Industry Collaboration to Solve Materials Challenges
Jan 13 2005 SEMI Announces Keynote Speaker for Inaugural Global FPD Partners Conference
Jan 12 2005 Wall Street Growth now Focusing on Returns, Not Market Growth, says ISS Analysts
Jan 11 2005 ISS Speakers say Semiconductor Industry will Overcome Technical Hurdles
Jan 10 2005 Analysts at SEMI ISS See Soft Landing in 2005
Jan 10 2005 FPD China Opens in Shanghai March 21, 2005
Jan 10 2005 SEMICON China Returns to Shanghai in March
Jan 10 2005 Annual Bob Graham Award Presented to Archie Hwang of Hermes Epitek
Jan 10 2005 SEMI and SIA Announce Nanoelectronics Market Study
Jan 7 2005 U.S. Microelectronics Trade Mission to be held in Conjunction with SEMICON China
Jan 4 2005 SEMICON Korea 2005 set for Seoul in February
Jan 4 2005 Media Advisory: SEMI Announces Quarterly Webcast