Leti to Host Workshop on Preparing for the 'Digital and Energy Transition' at SEMICON West, July 11

Leti to Host Workshop on Preparing for the

‘Digital And Energy Transition’ at SEMICON West, July 11

Workshop and Networking Celebration Are Among Several Events Marking

The Institute’s 50th Anniversary in 2017

GRENOBLE, France – June 15, 2017 – Leti, a technology research institute at CEA Tech, will host a workshop during SEMICON West 2017, July 11-13, focusing on how microelectronics will influence and address tomorrow’s digital and energy challenges.

As part of the institute’s 50th anniversary events this year, the workshop for invited guests will include special keynotes from Applied Materials and EVG officials, and presentations from Leti senior managers. The workshop will be from 5-9 p.m., July 11, at the W Hotel - 181 3rd St. in San Francisco. A 50th Anniversary Celebration/reception will follow the workshop.

The workshop, “Prepare Your Digital and Energy Transition”, includes:

• Welcome: 50 Years of Pioneering Innovation: “What’s Past is Prologue” - Marie Semeria, CEO, Leti

• Invited Presentation from Applied Materials - Steve Ghanayem, Group Vice President – General Manager, Transistor and Interconnect Group

• Microelectronics & New Materials: Challenges & Opportunities - Bruno Mourey, CTO, Leti

• Density and Efficiency: Technologies and Devices to Address Computing Challenges - Carlo Reita, Technical Marketing and Strategy Director Nanoelectronics, Leti

• GaN On Silicon Technology: A New Era of Energy Conversion - Thierry Bouchet, Power Electronic Strategic Marketing Manager, Leti

• Invited Presentation from EVG - Markus Wimplinger, Corporate Technology Development & IP Director

Leti scientists will be in the European Pavilion, booth #6468 in the North Hall, to meet with partners, editors and other visitors.

In addition, Cédric Dehos will present at TechXPOT North on July 13, during a session on “The Road to 5G Communications and the Next-Generation Cloud: Exponential Growth in Data Volume Demands New Technologies for Computing and Communications.”

His presentation: “Towards 5G HetNet: Stakes, Challenges and Key Enabling Technologies” begins at 10:55 a.m.

About Leti (France)

Leti, a technology research institute at CEA Tech, is a global leader in miniaturization technologies enabling smart, energy-efficient and secure solutions for industry. Founded in 1967, Leti pioneers micro-& nanotechnologies, tailoring differentiating applicative solutions for global companies, SMEs and startups. Leti tackles critical challenges in healthcare, energy and digital migration. From sensors to data processing and computing solutions, Leti’s multidisciplinary teams deliver solid expertise, leveraging world-class pre-industrialization facilities. With a staff of more than 1,900, a portfolio of 2,700 patents, 91,500 sq. ft. of cleanroom space and a clear IP policy, the institute is based in Grenoble, France, and has offices in Silicon Valley and Tokyo. Leti has launched 60 startups and is a member of the Carnot Institutes network. This year, the institute celebrates its 50th anniversary.

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CEA Tech is the technology research branch of the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), a key player in innovative R&D, defence & security, nuclear energy, technological research for industry and fundamental science, identified by Thomson Reuters as the second most innovative research organization in the world. CEA Tech leverages a unique innovation-driven culture and unrivalled expertise to develop and disseminate new technologies for industry, helping to create high-end products and provide a competitive edge.

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