The Strategic Materials Conference (SMC 2016), focusing on “Scaling Challenges: The Future of Materials and Packaging,” will be held September 20 and 21, 2016 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. The annual two-day SEMI conference brings together key players from the semiconductor industry ecosystem to share insights on the latest developments in advanced materials.
SMC 2016 will delve into what’s driving demand for new materials and packaging and discuss how suppliers are responding to problems posed by existing scaling limitations.
Productivity gains, process improvements, and materials innovation are being combined with novel device packaging approaches. Presentations from representatives of NVIDIA, Samsung Austin Semiconductor, Intel Corporation, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, ICMTIA China, Micron Technology, Tokyo Electron America, Bank of America, Qualcomm Research, STATS ChipPAC, Xilinx and many other industry leaders will discuss trends and opportunities. Professionals interested in industry innovation and business success are encouraged to attend. The sessions include:
The Strategic Materials Conference provides comprehensive in-depth content and unprecedented networking opportunities for professionals who share common strategic objectives for the extended electronics ecosystem.
2016 Keynote Speakers:
SMC has provided valuable information and networking opportunities to materials and electronics industry professionals since 1995.
SMC 2015 builds on that legacy, expanding the reach and focus of the conference to examine advanced electronics materials for the semiconductor and adjacent industries.
Tuesday and Wednesday
Computer History Museum
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Coffee Break Sponsors:
Sponsorship opportunities for this event are available. To become a sponsor, contact Shane Poblete at