SEMI, imec to Drive Industry Roadmap Alignment and Innovation in Healthcare, Transportation and IoT
SEMI and imec are joining forces to drive innovation and deepen industry alignment on technology roadmaps and international standards while adding technology depth to SEMI’s five vertical application platforms including Smart Transportation,...
SMART Technology Dazzles at SEMICON Japan 2018
Five young dancers bathed in a striking rainbow of colors with their silhouettes cast in the background dazzled SEMICON Japan 2018 attendees at the opening ceremony in mid-December. Gone were the standard opening keynotes and ribbon cutting,...
Japan – A Thriving, Highly Versatile Chip Manufacturing Region
On June 1st, 2018, Toshiba sold Toshiba Memory, Toshiba’s memory business, to an investment group led by Bain Capital. Toshiba Memory was then owned by a consortium of American, Japanese and Korean companies.
IBM, Nissan and Toshiba Talk Computing and Smart Car Innovations: Key Takeaways from SEMI Japan Members Day
The Japan semiconductor manufacturing supply chain is a global semiconductor industry workhorse, producing about one third of world’s chip equipment and more than half of its semiconductor materials. In contributing the vast majority of these...
West Scores Big With New Era of AI, Data Galore, Prosperity
Standing-room only keynote speeches. A future awash in data amassed by transformative technologies and applications, with semiconductors at their core. Smart everything: Cars, medicine, manufacturing, workforce, you name it.
Automotive and SiP Drive Demand for Traceability Back Through the Value Chain
What’s next for smarter, more connected electronics manufacturing - Part 1
SEMICON West Preview: Autonomous Automotive Market Drives Change in the Semiconductor Supply Chain
The fast-growing automotive semiconductor market means big change for the IC supply chain. Beyond the obvious demands for reliability and traceability, the sector is moving towards simpler and lower-cost solutions while facing the daunting...