Speaking Opportunities/Call for Papers

As the premier annual event for the global semiconductor and related technology industries, SEMICON West, along with its co-located and partner events, is a respected platform for the presentation and discovery of the latest trends and ideas in semiconductor manufacturing and related microelectronics industry


Invitation for Presenters

SEMI welcomes industry input and suggestions from potential speakers. SEMICON West 2014 will feature more than 60 hours of technical sessions and presentations across the popular TechXPOT programs, the new Semiconductor Technology Symposium. TechXPOT programs in the Moscone Center North and South Halls will continue focusing on special topics in semiconductor manufacturing, and adjacent and related microelectronics technologies. The new Semiconductor Technology Symposium will offer technology trends, developments and new technology information in the areas of advanced materials and processing, lithography, metrology, 450mm, advanced packaging,  and semiconductor test.



For the Semiconductor Technology Symposium, SEMI is soliciting technical presentations in the following areas:

  • Manufacturing nonplanar transistors
  • New and advanced metrology solutions
  • Advanced lithography
  • 450mm wafer processing
  • Advanced materials and processes
  • Advanced packaging
  • Trends and technologies in 3D stacked IC
  • Semiconductor test


For TechXPOT sessions in North and South Hall of the Moscone Center, SEMI is soliciting technical presentations in the following areas:

  • Semiconductor test
  • Advanced packaging
  • Productivity solutions for 200mm and 300mm wafer processing
  • Accelerating and improving yield
  • MEMS manufacturing and technology
  • SIlicon Photonics
  • III-V technologies


  • Submit a 500 word abstract.
  • Accuracy in Title and Description: The quality of the description of your presentation matters. The ability for your description to clearly explain what the attendees will take away from your presentation is critical for your submission to make it through the review process.
Important Dates

Abstracts Due

Extended to March 24

Author Notification

May 1

Speaker Letter of Agreement Due

May 22

PowerPoint Presentation Due
Presentation time: 20 minutes

June 23

Presentation Date

Depending on the session, July 8, 9 or 10

Submit an Abstract

Deadline for submissions was March 24, 2014


If you have any questions, please contact Agnes Cobar at Email: or
Telephone: +1.408.943.7952.

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