Fall 2023 Fab F2F and Joint Session

Fall 2023 CMC Fab F2F & Joint Session Meetings

“Material Supply Chain Challenges Running Rampant – Critical Information for Future Growth”

Hosted by Micron on October 23rd and 24th, 2023 (prior to the CMC Seminar) in Taichung, Taiwan

CMC F2F (Fabs only) and Joint Session Scheduled for October 23-24 will be at Micron, Taichung in Taiwan.  The program will provide attendees with an inside look at material supply chain issues that impact the semiconductor industry and possible solutions to these problems. The F2F and Joint Session are considered the highest-value events of and for the Critical Materials Council.


Click here for CMC Fab F2F Description

Click here for CMC Joint Session Agenda


CMC Private Meetings held at Micron, Taichung:

Micron Memory Taiwan

No. 369, Section 4, Sanfeng Road, Houli District, Taichung City, Taiwan




CMC Fab F2F Meeting on October 23rd & 24th – CMC Fabs Only

2023 CMC Fab F2F Fall Agenda – October 23-24
Hosted by Micron, at their Fab in Taichung, Taiwan
**all times are in local Taiwan time
October 23, 8:30-17:00 and October 24, 8:30-13:00 (+13:00-17:00 for Joint Session, see below for agenda) Program Includes:

– Managing Change in a Post-Covid World Case Studies
– Helium Supply-Demand; the Lull Before the Storm, Analyst Presentation
– Threat of Unstable Supply from High-Risk Regions, Live Survey & Discussion
– Immediate Issues on Materials Supply Chains, Hot Topics Round Tables
– Sputter Targets and Metal Supply Chain, Supplier Presentation by KFMI
– ASNA Factory Tour and Discussion of O-Ring Supply Chain

For the full detailed agenda, click here (member login required)

CMC Joint Session Meeting on October 24th – CMC Fabs and Associates Only

2023 CMC Joint Session Agenda – October 24 (afternoon) – Updated Oct. 17
Hosted by Micron, at their Fab in Taichung, Taiwan
**all times are in local Taiwan time
13:30 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Lita Shon-Roy, President & CEO, TECHCET
13:35 Industry Downturn and When’s the Upturn Coming? Impact on the Supply-Chain
Cheng Ting-Fang, Chief Tech Correspondent, Nikkei Asia
An Interview by Lita Shon-Roy, President and CEO, TECHCET
14:00 Is a Sourcing Strategy Based on Imports Viable and Sustainable? What is the Impact of Geopolitical Tensions?
Chris Wright, EVP, Chief Operations Officer, Rinchem, and Kiew Suit Chin, Sr. Manager Global Procurement FE Materials, Micron
A Panel Discussion hosted by Kevin McLaughlin, Sr. Dir. of Business Development, TECHCET
14:30 Plant Expansions vs. Investment and Manpower Limitations, Region and Global Implications
Philippe Vernin, CEO of TECHNIC France, Anna Carrara, Director, FE Manufacturing Procurement, ST Micro, and Anne Beack, Director & Supply Chain Leader, Samsung
15:00 Coffee Break & Networking
15:20 Breakout Sessions/Working Groups — Facilitated by TECHCET
“The World Remains Rife with Geopolitical Tension.  What can the Semiconductor Industry do to Ensure Stability and Ongoing Success?”
16:30 Review of Working Group Discussions & Wrap-Up
Diane Scott & Kevin McLaughlin, TECHCET
17:00 Informal Networking at Fullon Hotel Taichung (Optional)

CMC Fall Seminar on October 25th – All Members are Invited to Attend the CMC Seminar the Following Day

More information here: https://cmcfabs.org/2023-cmc-seminar/

Members get discounted registration. Email us here for the discount code.