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Lim Wee Teck, Secretary

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Lim Wee Teck, Secretary


2017 Semiconductor Advanced Packaging Workshop

Attendees at Eastin Hotel, Penang

Attendees at Sunway Resort Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

The IEEE CPMT Malaysia chapter has once again succeeded in its mission of constantly motivating local engineering community with technical knowledge sharing session from the internationally respected speakers. In year 2017, the team has fruitfully organized a 1-Day Semiconductor Advanced Packaging Workshop at Eastin Hotel, Penang and Sunway Resort Hotel, Kuala Lumpur scheduled respectively on September 26th and 27th. Approximately 120+ attendees- a diverse group of professionals from 30+ companies and local universities Malaysia wide, have gathered face-to-face in this bi-annual technical workshop at both venues.

Honorable speakers: Ms. E Jan Vardaman of TechSearch International Inc. (middle) & Mr. John Hunt of ASE (US) Inc. (right)

It’s our honor to have invited semiconductor packaging industry’s notable speakers, presenting two topics of interest: (1) Ms. E. Jan Vardaman (President, TechSearch International Inc.) on “Advanced Packaging Drivers: Smartphones, Big Data, and Automotive Electronics” (2) Mr. John Hunt (Senior Director, ASE (US) Inc.) on “Fan Out Packaging- Technology Overview and Evolution”. They covered the introductory overview of advanced packaging technology trends, main market players and a prospective outlook on related future growth. Also, they discussed about the technology challenges and quality/reliability considerations span across package design and process domains.

Souvenir presentation to speakers as token of appreciation

In summary, this technical workshop was very informative, of all participants truly get inspired by the quality and quantity of late-breaking developments of emerging semiconductor packaging technologies. We would also like to thank CPMT HQ for the continued commitment and support of Distinguished Lecturer program. So, what’s next? –38th International Electronics Manufacturing Technology (IEMT) 2018 Conference. We are looking forward to seeing you next year in Malacca!!

Workshop-In-Progress and Networking hour