Sponsors

MEMS Executive Congress would not be possible without the help of our sponsors.

List of available sponsorships here!

 Top Tier Sponsors

PLATINUM SPONSOR

EV Group (EVG) is a leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for the manufacture of semiconductors, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), compound semiconductors, power devices, and nanotechnology devices. Key products include wafer bonding, thin-wafer processing, lithography/nanoimprint lithography (NIL) and metrology equipment, as well as photoresist coaters, cleaners and inspection systems. Founded in 1980, EV Group services and supports an elaborate network of global customers and partners all over the world.

For more information, go to: www.evgroup.com.

 

GOLD SPONSORS

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SPTS Technologies, an Orbotech company, designs, manufactures, sells, and supports etch, PVD, CVD and thermal capital equipment and process technologies for the global semiconductor and micro-device industries, with focus on the MEMS, advanced packaging, LED, high speed RF device and power management markets.

The solutions offered by SPTS include market-leading silicon etch, dielectric etch, dry-release etch, PVD, PECVD, APCVD and large batch vertical furnaces, available with a range of wafer-handling options applicable to R&D, pilot production, or volume production. Comprehensive service and spare parts support are offered through a worldwide network of service centres and qualified local agents.

For more information, go to: www.spts.com.

 

SILVER SPONSORS

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Analog Devices

Analog Devices designs and manufactures semiconductor products and solutions.  We enable our customers to interpret the world around us by intelligently bridging the physical and digital with unmatched technologies that sense, measure and connect.

For more information, go to: www.analog.com.

 

Freescale is a global semiconductor company enabling the Internet of Tomorrow. We develop solutions to provide secure efficient connections, safer and greener automobiles, and add intelligence to everyday items. As a leader in processing and sensing solutions, we are driving a more innovative and connected world for the future.

Expanding on its more than 35-year heritage of sensor innovation, Freescale has an extensive portfolio of acceleration, magnetic, pressure, touch sensors and gyroscopes. Freescale sensors, smart digital networks and microcontrollers provide complete solutions for a secure Internet of Tomorrow. Freescale is the only company supplying Internet of Tomorrow solutions from sensors (edge) to network to cloud.

For more information, go to: www.freescale.com/sensors.

 

BRONZE SPONSORS

Applied Materials, Inc. is the global leader in providing innovative equipment, services and software to enable the manufacture of semiconductor, flat panel display and photovoltaic products. With over 40 years’ experience, we are the global leader in creating high-volume nano-manufacturing technology and equipment. In that time, we’ve helped high-tech manufacturers improve factory efficiency and end-product performance, effectively creating and taking advantage of market growth opportunities. At Applied Materials, we understand the rigorous requirements of an evolving MEMS market and the emerging challenges of broad new application segments such as the Internet of Things (IoT). Our expanding portfolio of 200mm tools, materials and processes demonstrates our ongoing commitment to helping 200mm device makers meet the application specific needs of these markets while increasing overall functionality and yield.

For more information, go to: www.appliedmaterials.com.

 

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IMT offers the most complete MEMS foundry services in our fully automated 30,000 sq ft, 6” fab.  IMT’s extensive product experience includes DC and RF switching, drug discovery/delivery, microfluidics, cell sorting, inertial navigation, optotelecom, IR, and others.  IMT offers wafer bonding for both hermetic packaging/encapsulation and microfluidics including: fusion bonding, anodic bonding, glass frit bonding, Au-Au thermocompression bonding, metal alloy bonding and various types of polymer bonds.  IMT’s wafer-level packaging and through silicon via technologies are production proven for the next generation 3D packaging and interposer applications.  IMT is ISO 9001 certified.  We bring our customers’ MEMS to volume production.

For more information, go to: www.imtmems.com

 

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Headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, OMRON Corporation is a global leader in the field of automation. Established in 1933. OMRON has more than 39,000 employees in over 35 countries working to provide products and services to customers in a variety of fields including industrial automation, electronic components, MEMS, semiconductors, social systems, and healthcare. The company has five regional head offices in Kyoto (Japan), Singapore (Asia Pacific), Shanghai (Greater China), Amsterdam (Europe, Africa, and the Middle East), and Chicago (the Americas).

For more information, go to: www.omron.com

 

X-FAB MEMS Foundry offers unsurpassed experience, expertise and execution with its high-volume MEMS manufacturing service. The first pure-play MEMS foundry, X-FAB draws on more than 15 years MEMS manufacturing. Operating from five fabs for MEMS and CMOS processes and an ecosystem of manufacturing and design partners, X-FAB is the proven choice for process development and installation, process capability, design support and long-term manufacturing stability. As well as customer specific process installation, X-FAB offers a range of qualified, open-platform processes and designs for key MEMS device types, enabling customers to have the fastest time to market in the foundry industry.

For more information, go to: www.xfab.com.

EVENING COCKTAIL RECEPTION SPONSOR

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Plan Optik AG, a sophisticated glass, quartz and silicon processor, existing since 1962 and based in Germany, is focusing on MEMS and semiconductor related products (mainly wafers used for wafer level packaging of MEMS and carriers used for temporary bonding of device wafers). In sectors such as consumer electronics, automotive, aerospace, chemistry and pharmaceuticals these wafers are essential components for numerous applications in MEMS technology. The wafers of glass, glass-silicon compounds or quartz are available in sizes up to 300 mm diameter. Wafers by Plan Optik provide high-precision surfaces and are available to minimum tolerances with application-specific structuring and complex material combinations.

Plan Optik AG’s extensive experience in the integration of optical, electronic or chemical functions within a wafer as the basis of MEMS applications has made the company the preferred partner of large international manufacturers.

Markets Served: MEMS, Semiconductor, Consumer Electronic.

For more information, visit: www.planoptik.com

 

PRESS CONFERENCE SPONSOR

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IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) is a leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops and advances global technologies through a full lifecycle approach including pre-standards technology exploration, standards development, and market implementation.

Our standards drive the functionality, capabilities, and interoperability of a variety of products and services that transform the way people live, work, and communicate.

With collaborative thought leaders in more than 160 countries, and over 900 active standards, we promote innovation, enable the creation and expansion of international markets and help protect health and public safety.

To learn more, visit standards.ieee.org

 

PANEL SPONSOR

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Okmetic supplies advanced silicon wafers for sensor and semiconductor applications and sells its technological expertise. Okmetic is the global market leader in demanding MEMS-based sensor wafers, with 30 years’ experience in MEMS business. The company provides a wide range of 100-200mm silicon wafers for surface and bulk micromachining, encapsulation and MEMS-IC-integration designs including double-side polished (DSP), single-side polished (SSP), epitaxial, and bonded silicon-on-insulator (SOI) wafers.

Okmetic’s products are based on high-tech expertise generating added value for customers, innovative product development and an extremely efficient production process. Okmetic is ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO/TS 16949 certified.

For more information, go to: www.okmetic.com.

 

PROGRAM SPONSOR

We are the largest MEMS publication worldwide. We cover the most notable MEMS news and developments to ensure that our subscribers explore and take advantage of the latest business development, commercialization and partnership opportunities.

We provide the following services:
* executive and engineering recruiting
* marketing and advertising
* intellectual property brokerage
* MEMS and semiconductor equipment brokerage
* market research and intelligence

We were founded in 2003, currently have 34,800+ subscribers worldwide and attract top-level executives, engineers and researchers who are active participants in the MEMS community. For inquiries, please email us at info@memsjournal.com.

 

DINNER CRUISE SPONSOR

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Hanking Electronics LLC, Is bringing high volume MEMS manufacturing to China.  Starting with its backend fab Hanking is offering MEMS packaging services for plastic, ceramic and wafer level products. It can provide wafer level packaging (WLP) for virtually any type of metal solder, thermocompression or eutectic seal as well as reflowed glass, anodic and temporary adhesive wafer bonding. Hanking MUMPs – Multi-User MEMS Process- is also available to fabricate concept MEMS designs using SOI, polysilicon, nickel and piezoelectric devices. Located in Shenyang, China, Hanking Electronics is completing construction on China’s first 200mm pure MEMS fab.

For more information, go to: www.hkmems.com.

MEDIA SPONSORS

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MNX® is the nation’s leading provider of high-quality fabrication, foundry and design services for MEMS and Nanotechnology. We offer the most comprehensive and diverse set of implementation solutions for MEMS, micro- and nano-technologies to be found anywhere in the world. The MEMS and Nanotechnology Exchange customer list includes over 900 organizations around the country including multinational corporations, small start-ups, leading academic research institutions, and government facilities.

For more information, go to: https://www.mems-exchange.org/

 

Semico Research is a semiconductor marketing & consulting research company located in Phoenix, Arizona. Semico was founded in 1994 by a group of semiconductor industry experts. We have improved the validity of semiconductor product forecasts via technology roadmaps in end-use markets. Semico offers custom consulting, portfolio packages, individual market research studies, a monthly report featuring the 1 year forward looking Inflection Point Indicator (IPI) and premier industry conferences. Key areas of focus include MEMS, semiconductor manufacturing, IP, design starts, SOC, memory, logic, analog, and an on-line end use market database offering 24/7 access.

For more information, go to: www.semico.com

 

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Beginning in 1998 with Yole Développement, we have expanded to a group of companies providing market research, technology analysis, strategy consulting, media, and financial services. Yole Développement group has grown to more than 50 associates worldwide covering emerging and disruptive silicon and micro manufacturing markets including MEMS, medical technologies (including Microfluidics and BioMEMS), advanced packaging, compound semiconductors, power electronics, LEDs, and photovoltaics. The group supports companies, investors and R&D organizations worldwide in understanding markets and following technology trends to grow their businesses.
For more information, go to: www.yole.fr