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 offers a comprehensive portfolio of high performance MEMS inertial sensors and microphones including a range of discrete components and plug-in ready solutions. Every ADI MEMS accelerometer, gyroscope, inertial measurement unit (IMU), and analog or digital output microphone integrates industry-leading sensor and sensor signal conditioning technology on chip, enabling the latest innovations in industrial, medical, automotive and consumer design.

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.

 

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.


Additional Sponsors

PANEL SPONSOR

Akustica is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bosch Group and a top supplier of silicon microphone products that are improving voice-input quality in a host of voice-enabled applications, from mobile phones, laptops and tablets to small wearable accessories like headsets. The company offers worldwide customer support services, from design-in services to post-production quality assurance. Akustica is a global organization with corporate headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, regional offices in Taiwan and Shanghai, and a worldwide team of distributors.

For more information about Akustica, go to: www.akustica.com.

 

 Bosch Automotive Electronics (BAE)

Bosch Automotive Electronics (AE) – headquartered in Reutlingen, Germany – is the largest manufacturer of micromechanical sensors and one of the largest automotive semiconductor manufacturers in Europe. AE is the undisputed market leader for automotive MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) sensors. We design, manufacture, and sell sensors, ASICs, ASSPs, and power semiconductors, based on experience in automotive electronics components of more than 40 years. With sales and application forces located in Europe, North America, Japan, China, South Korea, and India, AE offers worldwide customer support. In addition to the Bosch Group itself, our customer base includes many well-known ECU makers in the Automotive sector.

For more information, go to: www.bosch-sensors.com.

Bosch Sensortec

Bosch Sensortec GmbH is a fully owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH, dedicated to the consumer electronics world offering a complete portfolio of micro-electro mechanical systems (MEMS) sensors and solutions that enable mobile devices to feel and sense the world around them. Bosch Sensortec develops and markets a wide portfolio of MEMS sensors and solutions for smart phones, tablets, wearable devices and IoTS (Internet of Things & Services) applications.

The product portfolio includes 3-axis acceleration, gyroscope and geomagnetic sensors, integrated 6- and 9-axis as well as environmental sensors and a comprehensive software portfolio. Since its foundation in 2005 Bosch Sensortec emerged as the technology leader in the addressed markets. The Bosch Group has been the global market leader for MEMS sensors since 1998 and has to date sold more than 4 billion MEMS sensors.

For more information, go to : www.bosch-sensortec.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.

 

BREAK SPONSORS

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.

 

MEDIA SPONSORS

 IHS is a global information company with world-class experts in the pivotal areas shaping today’s business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. We employ more than 8,000 people in more than 31 countries around the world.
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MIPI Alliance (MIPI) develops interface specifications for mobile and mobile-influenced industries. Founded in 2003, the organization has more than 275 member companies worldwide, more than 15 active working groups, and has delivered more than 45 specifications within the mobile ecosystem in the last decade. Members of the organization include handset manufacturers, device OEMs, software providers, semiconductor companies, application processor developers, IP providers, test and test equipment companies, as well as camera, tablet and laptop manufacturers.
For more information, visit: www.mipi.org

 

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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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 Smart Systems Integration 2015 is the international communication platform for research institutes and manufacturers to exchange know-how on Smart Systems Integration and to create the basis for successful research co operations with focus on Europe.

Top class speakers from well-known organizations in science and industry will provide international experts on the most recent developments, applications and trends.

The conference with its accompanying exhibition addresses the complete range of products from complex systems to individual components, is user and practically focused, and showcases the international research and development potential of the technology.

An attractive social program including a pre-conference trip and the traditional conference dinner will complete the event.