CMC 2023 Conference Agenda


 “Are Critical Materials for Chip Expansions Ready for Launch?

Keynote: Jon Taylor, Corporate VP, Fab Engineering at Samsung Austin Semiconductor

Embassy Suites, in Austin/Round Rock, TX April 18-20, 2023
CMC Conference Agenda
*All times are in local Austin CT time*
Day 0 April 18th, 2023
3pm – 6pm Conference Registration & Check-In
6pm – 8pm Welcome Reception
Day 1 April 19th, 2023
7-8am Continental Breakfast
8-8:45am Keynote Speech: Jon Taylor, Corporate VP, Fab Engineering at Samsung Austin Semiconductor
8:45am Session I: Global Issues & Trends Impacting Materials
Speaker Topic
Session Keynote: Corinna Singer, Director of Procurement at Infineon Globalization vs. Regionalization – Impact of Geopolitical Tensions and Lessons Learned
Risto Puhakka, Key Accounts at TechInsights, and Taylor St. Germain, Forecasting Analyst at TechInsights The Road to $1 Trillion Through Peaks and Valleys
J.C. Eloy, President and CEO at Yole Automotive Chips and Growth Expectations for the Coming Years
Lita Shon-Roy, President and CEO at TECHCET Material Supply-Chains Upsides and Downsides
Jim Reed, Vice President, Key Account Development at Okmetic New RF Applications
New Speakers Coming – check back weekly!
11:45am Hosted Lunch
2:30pm Session II: Heterogenous Integration & Advanced Packaging Materials
Session Keynote: Speaker TBD, Intel TBD
Jan Vardaman, President at TechSearch International and Dan Tracy, Senior Analyst at TECHCET Advanced Packaging Materials Changing Market & Drivers
Rose Guino, Principal Applications Engineer, Henkel Advanced Semiconductor Underfills
New Speakers Coming – check back weekly!
5:30pm SIGNATURE EVENT: “Not So Usual Round Table” Networking 
Meet the Speakers and get Answers to Questions including CMC Hot Topics. Each Table will be Facilitated by a TECHCET Analyst or Session Chair and include Beer Tasting and Stimulating Trivia.
Day 2 April 20th, 2023 
7-8am Continental Breakfast
8:00am Session III: Immediate Challenges of Materials and Manufacturing
Speaker Topic
Dhiman Bhattacharyya, Ph.D., Senior Member of Technical Staff at Global Foundries What’s Next for Specialty Cleaning Materials and Processes
Shivan Ahamparam, Ph.D., Director of Advanced Semiconductor Materials at Air Liquide The Criticality of Diborane Supply and Applications
New Speakers Coming – check back weekly!
11:15am Session IV: Challenges of Equipment & Component Materials
Session Keynote: Regina Freed, VP, Alx Solutions at AMAT Accelerating Materials Engineering
Madison Smith, Principal at Cozen US-China Policy: Chip Restrictions and Future Outlooks
Speaker TBD, Entegris Solid Source Vaporization Developments for Advanced Processes
New Speakers Coming – check back weekly!
12-2:45pm Session V: Poster Session
2:45pm Session VI: Emerging Materials in R&D and Pilot Fabrication
Carolyn Duran, VP and Engineering Manager, Components Research at Intel The Future of Materials for Leading Edge Devices
Venkat Pallem, Deputy CTO & Technology Director, Thin Film Processing at Air Liquide Precursors and Process for Selective Deposition and Etching
Julie Bannister, Sr. Manager, Strategic Marketing at TEL Tool Readiness for Sub 5nm Technology
Papa Rau “Pops” from CNSE Materials for Quantum
New Speakers Coming – check back weekly!

Copies of the slides and recordings of presentations will be made available within a week of the Conference completion