X-FAB Silicon Foundries, the leading analog/mixed-signal foundry and expert in “More than Moore” technologies, announced that Hans-Juergen Straub, chief executive officer, will present at Semico Summit 2009, in Scottsdale, Ariz. He will participate as a keynote speaker for the featured session, “Manufacturing: Managing Cost and Risk,” on Monday, Mar. 9, as part of Semico Research Corp.’s 12th annual executive conference.
Hans-Juergen Straub will address how companies in the semiconductor industry can manage costs and risks to optimize profits and help ensure sustainable business, despite the current economy and increasing pressure to consolidate. Attendees will have the opportunity to delve into specific manufacturing challenges they face in mixed-signal technologies, and explore solutions, during a question-and-answer period following the speaker presentations.
Mon., Mar. 9, 2009. 10:15 – 11:45 a.m.
Camelback Inn, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Registration and additional information at: www.semico.com/eventsummit/register.htm
X-FAB is the leading analog/mixed-signal foundry group manufacturing silicon wafers for analog-digital integrated circuits (mixed-signal ICs). X-FAB maintains wafer production facilities in Erfurt and Dresden (Germany), Plymouth (UK), Lubbock, Texas (US) and Kuching, Sarawak (Malaysia), and employs approximately 2,600 people worldwide. Wafers are manufactured based on advanced modular CMOS and BiCMOS processes with technologies ranging from 1.0 to 0.18 micrometers, for applications primarily in the automotive, communications, consumer and industrial sectors.