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October 3, 2022 - October 5, 2022

SMC 2019 Conference

All Times in Pacific Time [PT]

Time

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

Location

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

SMC 2019 Conference
SMC 2022 Event Guide

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MATERIALS INNOVATION—POWERING A TRILLION $ SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY

The Strategic Materials Conference—SMC attracts an influential audience from every segment of the semiconductor manufacturing industry. The event offers comprehensive in-depth content and unprecedented networking opportunities for professionals who share common strategic objectives for the extended electronics ecosystem. 
 

KEY SESSIONS   

  • Economic/Market Trends & Geopolitical  
  • Technology Roadmap 
  • Strategic Capital Driving Materials Innovation 
  • Materials Enabling/Driving Innovation - Materials for Emerging Logic & Memory Devices  
  • Heterogeneous Integration  
  • Executive Panel: What Fabs Want from Materials Suppliers 
     

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

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

CEO  ●  CTO  ●  Presidents & General Managers  ●  Executive VP & Senior Executives  ●  Engineering & Fab Managers ●  Academia  ●  Startup Founders  ●  Financial Analysts  ●  Market Researchers  ●  Consulting Firms  ●  Consortiums
 

2022 SMC ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Agenda

MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2022

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Welcome Reception

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2022

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Registration | Continental Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:05 am
Joe Stockunas
Joe Stockunas
President
SEMI Americas

Welcome Remarks

9:05 am - 9:10 am
Shalini Sharma
SMC Co-Chair
Shalini Sharma, PhD
Director of Product Management
Applied Materials

Opening Remarks

9:10 am - 9:45 am
Seongjun Park, PhD, Samsung Electronics
Seongjun Park, PhD
Corporate EVP, Materials Development Team
Samsung Electronics

Opening Keynote: Challenges in Materials for Next Generation Semiconductors

Session 1: Economic/Market Trends & Geopolitical

9:45 am - 9:50 am
Katherine Hutchison, PhD
EMG Co-Chair
Katherine Hutchison, PhD
Executive Director, Head of Technology Strategy and Roadmap
EMD Electronics, the North American Electronics business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt

Welcome & Introductions

9:50 am - 10:20 am
Duncan Meldrum
Duncan Meldrum, PhD
Chief Economist
Hilltop Economics

Would a Global Recession Impact Semiconductors?

10:20 am - 10:50 am

Networking Break

10:50 am - 11:20 am
Mike Corbett, Linx Consulting
Mike Corbett
Managing Partner
Linx Consulting

Emerging Trends in Wafer Fab Materials

11:20 am - 11:50 am
Krish Sankar, Cowen and Company
Krish Sankar
Semiconductor Equipment, Manufacturing & IT Hardware
Cowen and Company

Wall Street View on the Cycle

11:50 am - 12:20 pm
Gaurav Tembey, Boston Consulting Group
Gaurav Tembey
Managing Director and Partner
Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

Building a Trillion Dollar Industry Sustainably

Mike Lyons, BCG
Mike Lyons
Managing Director and Partner
Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
12:20 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch

Session 2: Technology Roadmap

1:30 pm - 1:35 pm
Mark Thirsk
SMC Committee Member
Mark Thirsk
Managing Partner
Linx Consulting

Welcome & Introductions

1:35 pm - 2:05 pm
Peter Gammel, GlobalFoundries
Peter Gammel, PhD
Vice President and CTO, Mobile and Wireless Infrastructure BU
GlobalFoundries

Next Generation Optical, RF and Power Foundry Technologies

2:05 pm - 2:35 pm
Victor Moroz, PhD
Victor Moroz, PhD
Synopsys Fellow
Synopsys

Logic Technology Roadmap

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm
Jesús del Alamo, MIT
Jesus A. del Alamo, PhD
Donner Professor, Professor of Electrical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

AI Hardware: What’s Next?

3:05 pm - 3:35 pm

Networking Break

Session 3: Strategic Capital Driving Materials Innovation [VCs, CVCs, Private Equity (PE)]

3:35 pm - 3:40 pm
Maria Peterson, PhD
SMC Committee Member
Maria Peterson, PhD
Director, Innovation Strategies
JSR Life Sciences

Welcome & Introductions

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm
Tobias Egle, M Ventures
Tobias Egle, PhD
Analyst, Technology Investments
M Ventures

Investing in Materials for a More Sustainable Future

4:00 pm - 4:20 pm
Duncan Stewart
Duncan Stewart
Director of Research
Deloitte

VC Investment in Semiconductor Prediction Update

4:20 pm - 4:30 pm
Martin Mason, Atonarp
Martin Mason
Vice President of Product Marketing
Atonarp

Sustainability Solutions Start with Metrology

4:30 pm - 4:40 pm
Vasu Kalidindi, Multiscale Technologies
Vasu Kalidindi
Co-Founder
Multiscale Technologies

Strategic Capital Enabling Materials Innovation

4:40 pm - 4:50 pm
Rob Devlin, Metalenz
Rob Devlin, PhD
CEO & Co-Founder
Metalenz

Transforming Sensing and Moving Optics into Semiconductor Foundries

4:50 pm - 5:00 pm
Roger Peene, MemryX
Roger Peene
VP, Product and Business Development
MemryX

Why We Need New Memory Technologies to Advance Artificial Intelligence at the Edge

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Panel Discussion + Q&A

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Networking Reception

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2022

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 8:35 am
Ashwani Rawat, PhD
SMC Co-Chair
Ashwani Rawat, PhD
Principal Engineer, Technology Development
Intel Corporation

Welcome Remarks

8:35 am - 9:10 am
Carolyn Duran, PhD, Intel
Carolyn Duran, PhD
Vice President, Process Engineering & Components Research
Intel Corporation

KEYNOTE: Building Our Future, Molecule by Molecule

Session 4: Materials Enabling/Driving Innovation—Materials for Emerging Logic & Memory Devices

9:10 am - 9:15 am
Ashwani Rawat, PhD
SMC Co-Chair
Ashwani Rawat, PhD
Principal Engineer, Technology Development
Intel Corporation

Welcome & Introductions

9:15 am - 9:45 am
Jeongdong Choe, PhD
Jeongdong Choe, PhD
Senior Technical Fellow
TechInsights

Memory Technology: Process and Architecture Trend

9:45 am - 10:15 am

Networking Break

10:15 am - 10:45 am
Harsono Simka, Samsung Semiconductor
Harsono Simka, PhD
Sr Principal Engineer, Logic Pathfinding Lab
Samsung Semiconductor

New Materials Discovery in Semiconductor Research—Recent Progress and Challenges

10:45 am - 11:15 am
Easwar Srinivasan, PhD
Easwar Srinivasan, PhD
Managing Director, Engineering, Deposition Product Group
Lam Research Corporation

Novel Materials in Semiconductors

11:15 am - 11:45 pm
Jean-Marc Girard, PhD, Air Liquide Advanced Materials
Jean-Marc Girard, PhD
CTO and Head of R&D
Air Liquide Advanced Materials

The Mastery of -SiH3 Functionalized Precursors, Looking Back at a Chemistry Prowess and What’s Next With Silicon(I)

11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch

Session 5: Heterogeneous Integration

1:00 pm - 1:05 pm
Shiva Rai
SMC Committee Member
Shiva Rai, PhD, MBA
Director of Technology - Compound Semiconductors & Photonics
Applied Materials

Welcome & Introductions

1:05 pm - 1:35 pm
Amulya Athayde, PhD
Amulya Athayde, PhD
Sr. Director, Global Product Management
Applied Materials

Addressing Electronics Packaging Challenges With Innovations in Materials Engineering Innovation

1:35 pm - 2:05 pm
Sitaram Arkalgud, TEL
Sitaram Arkalgud, PhD
Vice President, Integration, Operations and Major Programs, TTCA
TEL

Hybrid Bonding: A Look at Scalability

2:05 pm - 2:35 pm
Calvin Cheung
Calvin Cheung
Vice President of Engineering
ASE Group

Advanced Packaging’s Critical Role in Heterogeneous Integration Roadmap

Session 6: Executive Panel—What Fabs Want from Materials Suppliers

2:35 pm - 3:40 pm
Wenge Yang, PhD
EMG Co-Chair
Wenge Yang, PhD
Vice President, Market Strategy
Entegris

Welcome & Introductions

John Whitman, Micron Technology
John Whitman
Corporate Vice President - Front End Operations Central Teams and Procurement
Micron Technology

Executive Panelist

John Lepper, GlobalFoundries
John Lepper
Vice President, Global Quality
GlobalFoundries

Executive Panelist

Nana Tseng, onsemi
Nana Tseng
Chief Procurement Officer
onsemi

Executive Panelist

Seongjun Park, PhD, Samsung Electronics
Seongjun Park, PhD
Corporate EVP, Materials Development Team
Samsung Electronics

Executive Panelist

Carolyn Duran, PhD, Intel
Carolyn Duran, PhD
Vice President, Process Engineering & Components Research
Intel Corporation

Executive Panelist

3:40 pm - 3:45 pm
Wenge Yang, PhD
EMG Co-Chair
Wenge Yang, PhD
Vice President, Market Strategy
Entegris

Closing Remarks

Agenda Subject to Change

Registration

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION

  • Early Bird—Ends September 9, 2022
    • Member: $650
    • Non-Member: $810
       
  • Regular Pricing—September 10–October 5, 2022
    • Member: $810
    • Non-Member: $975
       
  • Group Registration Discounts
    • Register 5: 20% off - use code: SMC5
    • Register 10: 25% off - use code: SMC10
    • Register 15: 30% off  - use code: SMC15
      • Important note, must register all registrants in one order (at same time for code to work). Please enter code in the "Discount Code" field after Checkout.
         
  • STUDENT PRICING
    • $99
    • Must be full-time students. Contact Lin Tso, ltso@semi.org for student registration code.

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ON-DEMAND REGISTRATION

  • Member: $399
  • Non-Member: $499
     

Registration is final. Cancellations will not be accepted. No refunds provided. Substitution are only accepted with written permission from the original registrant.

Lin Tso
Sr Manager, Programs & Committees
ltso@semi.org

 

Health and Safety

We Are Excited to Welcome You Back to the Strategic Materials Conference—SMC

Your health and safety are our top priority. SEMI Americas (“SEMI”) monitors developing federal, state, and local health and safety recommendations and requirements to determine the most appropriate safety protocols for our in-person events.  


SEMI will comply with and follow current facility and local government jurisdiction guidelines of the venue's location. The health and safety guidelines outlined below continue to evolve and will be updated as necessary to help support a safe experience for all attendees onsite.  

FACE COVERINGS 

  • Although masks are not required, attendees are encouraged to determine use based on their own personal comfort level as well as to be respectful of other's individual choice.

RELEASE AND WAIVER FORM

  • This was included in your online registration.

ADDITIONAL SAFETY PROTOCOLS

  • Please practice social distancing.

  • Wash and sanitize your hands frequently.

  • Avoid handshakes.

  • Wear your attendee badge at all times to indicate that you have gone through the health screening process.

SEMI is committed to upholding the health and safety standards outlined on this page. We will continue to monitor the guidance of public health authorities and government agencies going forward and will make appropriate adjustments in the future based on that guidance. Additional details about policies and procedures will be posted here as they are made available.  

Subject to Change. Updated June 8, 2022

HOTEL

DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose

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.

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

DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose

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Program Questions
Lin Tso
ltso@semi.org
Tel: +1.408.943.7920

 

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