Agenda – Taiwan 2019

The CMC Seminar focuses on the dynamics of local materials supply-chains within global markets. Global Fabs and Suppliers are increasingly challenged in managing material requirements, supply-chains and logistics across many regions. "The CMC Seminar is one of the best forums to get information on the materials value-chain.” CMC Seminar 2019 will be held at Fullon Hotel A8 in Taoyuan, Taiwan.
Check for Agenda below.

“Navigating the ‘Glocal’ Semiconductor Materials Value-Chain”

KC Hsu, VP of Micron Memory Taiwan on "Navigating Global and Local Semiconductor Materials Markets and Supply-Chains"

CMC Seminar Agenda: October 17
(follows the CMC Fabs private meeting at Micron, Taoyuan)
Speaker Presentation Title
9:00 AM Opening Remarks - Lita Shon-Roy, TECHCET, CEO/President
9:15 AM KC Hsu, VP of Micron Memory Taiwan Navigating Global and Local Semiconductor Materials Markets and Supply-Chains
9:45 AM Ray Yang, Consulting Director, ITRI Status and Future Direction of Taiwan’s Semiconductor Industry & Taiwan’s Strategic Initiative on AI
10:15 AM Dr. Dan Tracy, Ph.D., Sr. Director, TECHCET Global Materials Markets & Supply-Chain Trends & Challenges
10:45 AM Coffee Break
11:00 AM Dr. David Huang, MicroE. Vice President of Pall Filters Prevention & Control of Particle & Heavy Metal Contamination in Fab
11:30 PM Oliver Lo, Founder and President of United Silicon Innovation Corp. Non-Prime Silicon Wafer Value Chain and Challenges
12:00 PM Dr. Berry Tseng, Director of Quality of Air Liquide Precursors and Specialty Gases - Greater Needs and Challenges on Characterization and Quality Control
12:30 PM Lunch
1:20 PM Anna Carrara, ST Microelectronics Semiconductor Materials Supply-Chain Changes and Complexities
1:50 PM David Sachse, Sr. Director of Business Development at Lam Research Used Equipment Markets Trends & Challenges – What’s next?
2:20 PM Kuang-Han Ke, Sr. Analyst / Asia Business Management, TECHCET Consumable Equipment Components Market Trends
2:50 PM Coffee Break
3:05 PM Panel Discussion on Adapting Global and Local Materials Supply-Chains: representatives from Micron, ST, Nexperia, Linde, Zing, and others
4:00 PM Jenny Tan, Sr. Manager, FE Materials Operations Global Procurement, Micron Challenges of Global Supply Chains
4:30 PM Dr. HokTsan Lam, Head of Business Development for Linde Electronics Bulk Specialty Gas Supply: Debottlenecking the Electronics Material Supply Chain From Material Production to Fab Consumption
5:00 PM Wrap-Up: Lita and Kuang-Han Ke, Gran Systems & TECHCET

This year’s Seminar will highlight market conditions, materials quality & logistics challenges. Attendees will gain insights on challenges associated with global supply-chains and materials markets, local government initiatives, and globalization trends which support the rapidly growing supply-chain within Greater China and Asia at large. Attendees have the opportunity to network with CMC Fab members who had just finished their private face-to-face meetings held earlier that week.