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Co-located with the:

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Tuesday and Wednesday, July 14 - 15

On the Keynote Stage

Moscone North Hall E, Rooms 134-135

 

Silicon Innovation Forum (SIF). A two day innovation conference that includes a one-day startup / investor forum and a one-day research forum. Hear presentations from start up companies seeking investment capital. Example of exciting new technologies presented include:

  • Silicon thermio electronic technology enabling wearable devices to operate using energy from body heat
  • Low cost, 3D printing technology for mass production
  • CMP slurries with nano-sized contact release capsules to enable planarization of high aspect ratio structures
  • Power management IC technology with reduced footprint and thickness
  • Sensors on Silicon Germanium capable of detecting a broader range of the IR spectrum
  • Radically new, biomedical applications for semiconductor technology


SIF Program Agenda 

 

DAY 1 - Tuesday, July 14
Startups and Investments

11:05am–11:10am

Opening

11:10am–12:45pm

Startup Pitches  

Sponsored by TEL Venture Capital

12:45pm–2:00pm

Lunch/Innovation Village Tour

2:00pm–3:30pm

Startup Pitches

Sponsored by DOW Chemical Company

3:30pm–4:30pm

Investor Panel

4:30pm

Closing Remarks & Awards

Presented to you by BASF Venture Capital

4:30pm–5:00pm

Innovation Village Tour

 

DAY 2 - Wednesday, July 15
Research and Innovations

11:00am–11:05am

Opening Remarks

11:05am–12:45pm

Advanced Research I

12:45pm–2:00pm

Lunch/Innovation Village Tour

2:00pm–3:50pm

Advanced Research II

3:50pm–4:30pm

INNOVATE Keynote

4:30pm

Closing Remarks

4:30pm–6:00pm

INNOVATE Reception @
Innovation Village


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WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Early /Mid-stage growth companies with novel capabilities
  • Entreprenuers engaged in silicon innnovation
  • Investment professionals from the angel, venture, corporate and institutional communities
  • Research institutions, universities, government labs focused microelectronics innovative research
  • R&D, purchasing, supply chain managers, and manufacturing senior executives from the microelectronics industry



INVESTOR COMMITTEE

  • Tony Chao, Applied Ventures
  • Sean Doyle, Intel Capital
  • Matt Freeman, Micron Ventures
  • Steve Hahn, Dow Chemical Company
  • Ted Hirose, TEL Venture Capital
  • Dong-su Kim, Samsung Venture Investment Co.
  • Pulakesh Mukherjee, BASF Venture Capital

"As a result of the discussions, we now have the right contacts within semiconductor makers in Asia, Europe, and the U.S. The caliber of both the companies selected and the industry/investor attendees were impressive. We also made contact with new investors and industry players and successfully used the publicity from our SIF participation to secure business from companies attending SEMICON West."— Sensor Analytics

 

 

 

The Innovation Village Startup Showcase and Research Park is a new exposition segment at SEMICON West that includes 20 emerging startups and 10 breakthrough research organizations in an interactive exposition showcase arena. Click here to find out more!

IV Village from Flyer photo


Innovation Village Exhibitors



For more information on the Silicon Innovation Forum or the Innovation Village contact:


Bridgett Horton
Email: bhorton@semi.org  or Tel: 1.408.943.6945

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