Strategic Materials Conference -- SMC 2018
Sep 26, 2018

Strategic Materials Conference -- SMC 2018

Monday, Sep 24 – Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018
08:00 AM – 05:00 PM
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Double Tree by Hilton
2050 Gateway Place
San Jose, California, United States - 95110


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The Strategic Materials ConferenceSMC 2018, is two and a half days of information sharing on the latest developments in advanced materials. It Is devoted to materials technology and business drivers in the microelectronics supply chain. SMC is an excellent opportunity to learn and network with industry leaders, experts, and colleagues.

This year's conference theme is “Materials Shaping the Future of Electronics" will delve into what’s driving demand for:

  • New Materials
  • Economic and Market Trends
  • Challenges and Opportunities at Leading Edge Nodes
  • Materials Supply Chain Evolution
  • System, Heterogeneous Integration and Packaging
  • Plus many more topics

The conference attracts a highly influential audience from every segment of the semiconductor manufacturing industry and provides comprehensive in-depth content and unprecedented networking opportunities for professionals who share common strategic objectives for the extended electronics ecosystem.


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John Martinis
Research Scientist
Quantum AI

 Rick Hemond, Ph.D 

Rick Hemond, Ph.D
Chief Marketing Officer
Electronics & Imaging Specialty Products Division




Richard New
Vice President of Research
Western Digital


Ritesh Tyagi
Head of Automotive Innovation Center Silicon Valley




The SEMI Electronic Materials Group—EMG is the backbone of the Strategic Materials Conference— SMC Organizing Committee. Thank you to these committee members for their valuable time and support of the industry. 

SEMI Electronic Materials Group (EMG)

 The SEMI Electronic Materials Group (EMG) is a new collaborative technology community that combines the former Chemical & Gas Manufacturers Group (CGMG), the Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) and other SEMI member segments to better serve the interests of the $69 billion electronics materials industry. The group is open to SEMI Members involved in materials manufacture, distribution, and services throughout the microelectronics industry.

For more information on the SEMI Electronic Materials Group (EMG) please contact Tom Salmon at


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