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Agenda

MicroFab Summit 2021
Annual Conference and Exhibition
November 2-4, 2021
ONLINE


Tuesday, November 2

US Eastern Time (ET)

Welcome, Opening Remarks, and Icebreaker Session
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures
10:30 AM –11:10 AM
MEMS Manufacturing Market Trends: Foundries, Equipment, and Technology
Taguhi Yeghoyan, PhD
Market and Technology Analyst
Yole Developpement
11:10 AM – 11:45 AM
MEMS Fabrication Ecosystem in China: Recent Trends and Developments
Doug Sparks
CTO
Hanking Electronics
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM
Networking Lunch
12:15 PM – 01:00 PM
Integration Options for ASICs with Piezo MEMS Technologies
Stefan Majoni, PhD
Sr. Program Manager, MEMS Foundry
Bosch
01:00 PM – 01:20 PM
Piezoelectric Microphones Fabrication: Challenges, Solutions, and Emerging Techniques
Matt Crowley
CEO
Vesper MEMS
01:20 PM – 01:40 PM
Metrology and Inspection for Today’s MEMS Devices
Paul Knutrud
Director of Marketing, Optical Products
Onto Innovation -- Gold Sponsor
01:40 PM – 01:50 PM
Lab-In-Fab for Innovative Piezo MEMS Development
Laura Castoldi
MEMS Process Development Manager
ST Microelectronics -- Gold Sponsor
01:50 PM – 02:00 PM
Networking Break
02:00 PM – 02:30 PM
High-Resolution Stereolithography: Emerging Techniques and Applications
Aftab Bhanvadia
Lead Researcher
University of Florida
02:30 PM – 03:00 PM
Flow Sensors Fabrication and Testing
Andrea De Luca
CEO and Co-Founder
Flusso
03:00 PM – 03:15 PM
Fabrication Techniques for Embedding Electrodes in Microfluidics
Collin Twanow
Director of Technology
Teledyne -- Silver Sponsor
03:15 PM – 03:30 PM
Enabling Miniaturization with Micro 3D Printing
John Kawola
CEO
Boston Micro Fabrication -- Bronze Sponsor
03:30 PM – 03:35 PM
Implantable MEMS Based Medical Devices: Fabrication Challenges and Consideration
Seth Hara, PhD
Sr. Engineer
Mayo Clinic
03:35 PM – 03:55 PM
Closing Remarks and Networking Session
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures
03:55 PM – 04:05 PM

Wednesday, November 3

US Eastern Time (ET)

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures
10:30 AM –10:45 AM
Printed Sensors and Electronics: Emerging Technologies and Applications
Matthew Dyson, PhD
Sr. Technology Analyst
IDTechEx
10:45 AM – 11:45 AM
MEMS Foundry Standardized Process Integration
Daniel Perttu
Vice President Customer Integration Engineering (CIE)
Silex Microsystems -- Silver Sponsor
11:45 AM – 11:55 AM
From Idea to Market: Joint Development and Fabrication of Leading Edge Thermopile Arrays
Thomas Zarbock
Division Director - MEMS Engineering, Manufacturing and Test
Fraunhofer IPMS -- R&D Partner
11:55 AM – 12:15 PM
Networking Lunch
12:15 PM – 01:00 PM
Piezo Fabrication for MEMS Micro-Speakers
Andrea Rusconi
CTO
USound
01:00 PM – 01:20 PM
Fabrication of Silicon Micro Speakers: Challenges and Solutions
Anartz Unamuno, PhD
Silicon Processing Lead
Arioso Systems
01:20 PM – 01:40 PM
Direct Patterning of Multi-Material Atomic Layer Deposition for MEMS and Sensors Fabrication
Maksym Plakhotnyuk
CEO
Atlant 3D Nanosystems -- Gold Sponsor
01:40 PM – 01:50 PM
Getter Films Integration in High-Volume MEMS Fabrication Processes
Marco Moraja, PhD
Business Manager for Getters and Dispensers
SAES Group -- Silver Sponsor
01:50 PM – 01:55 PM
Thin Glass Solutions for Microelectronics and Photonics Applications
Paul Ballentine, PhD
President
Mosaic Microsystems -- Bronze Sponsor
01:55 PM – 02:00 PM
Networking Break
02:00 PM – 02:30 PM
Monolithic Silicon Fabrication of Ultrasonic Transducers
Mo Maghsoudnia
Founder and CEO
UltraSense
02:30 PM – 02:50 PM
Subsurface Fabrication of 3D Photonic Devices and Optics
Lynford Goddard, PhD
Professor
University of Illinois
02:50 PM – 03:10 PM
CMUT Fabrication Platform: Combining Performance and Volume Manufacturing
Paul Bekkers
Business Development Manager
Philips Innovation Services -- Bronze Sponsor
03:10 PM – 03:15 PM
Wafer Level Monolithic Fabrication of Micro-Optics
Davide Lomellini
Area Sales Manager
SUSS MicroOptics -- Bronze Sponsor
03:15 PM – 03:20 PM
Generalized 3D Printing for Microfluidics Miniaturization and Integration
Greg Nordin, PhD
Professor
Brigham Young University
03:20 PM – 03:45 PM
Closing Remarks and Networking Session
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures
03:45 PM – 03:55 PM

Thursday, November 4

US Eastern Time (ET)

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures
10:30 AM –10:45 AM
MEMS-on-Glass Fabrication for High Power Switching
Chris Keimel
CTO
Menlo Micro
10:45 AM – 11:05 AM
Microfluidics-Enhanced Bioprinting: Emerging Techniques and Applications
Shrike Zhang, PhD
Assistant Professor
Harvard Medical School
11:05 AM – 11:25 AM
Monolithic CMOS MEMS Fabrication: Techniques, Challenges, and Applications
Arjun Kumar Kantimahanti
Sr. Vice President of Technology Development
SilTerra -- Gold Sponsor
11:25 AM – 11:35 AM
Advanced Process Technologies for New Medical and Consumer Applications
Jelle Fondu
Program Manager
Imec -- Silver Sponsor
11:35 AM – 11:55 AM
PZT Film and Processing Technologies for PMUTs
Chun-Ting Shen
Foundry Group Engineer
Silicon Sensing Systems -- Silver Sponsor
11:55 AM – 12:15 PM
Networking Lunch
12:15 PM – 01:00 PM
MEMS Mirror Fabrication: Techniques, Challenges, and Considerations
Ulrich Hofmann, PhD
Co-Founder and Managing Director
OQmented
01:00 PM – 01:20 PM
Direct Laser Writing of 3D Graphene-Laden Microstructures
Ryan Sochol, PhD
Director, Bioinspired Advanced Manufacturing (BAM) Laboratory
University of Maryland
01:20 PM – 01:40 PM
Next-Generation Conformal Coatings For MEMS and Sensors
Rick Fung
CEO
NanoFlowX -- Bronze Sponsor
01:40 PM – 01:50 PM
From Simulation to Product: Making MEMS Design Easy
Philipp Mehner
Product Manager
i-ROM -- Bronze Sponsor
01:50 PM – 01:55 PM
Customized Silicon Wafers with Built-in Patterns for Optimized MEMS Process Flow
Päivi Sievilä, PhD
Technology Manager, Patterning
Okmetic -- Silver Sponsor
01:55 PM – 02:05 PM
Nanoimprint Lithography: Emerging Techniques and Applications
Jayant Patil
Business Development Manager
Kyodo International -- Bronze Sponsor
02:05 PM – 02:10 PM
Glass Etching for MEMS and Microdevices Applications
Wei Chen, PhD
Principal Scientist
ULVAC -- Bronze Sponsor
02:10 PM – 02:15 PM
Challenges in Monolithic Fabrication of Photonics and MEMS Based Inertial Sensors
Lia Li, PhD
CEO
Zero Point Motion
02:15 PM – 02:35 PM
Closing Remarks and Networking Session
Mike Pinelis, PhD
President and CEO
Microtech Ventures
02:35 PM – 02:45 PM

Agenda and panels are subject to change.