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Trade Associations: SEMI


Primary Contact

Shannon Austin
Manager, Standards Publications
673 S. Milpitas Blvd.
Milpitas, CA 95035
Phone: 408.943.6900.
Fax: 408.943.7015

Organizational Overview

SEMI connects more than 2,500 member companies and 1.3 million professionals worldwide to advance the technology and business of electronics design and manufacturing. SEMI members are responsible for the innovations in materials, design, equipment, software, devices, and services that enable smarter, faster, more powerful, and more affordable electronic products. Electronic System Design Alliance (ESD Alliance), FlexTech, the Fab Owners Alliance (FOA), the MEMS & Sensors Industry Group (MSIG) and SOI Consortium are SEMI Strategic Technology Communities. Visit, contact one of our worldwide offices, and connect with SEMI on LinkedIn and Twitter to learn more.

Scope of Membership Activity

The SEMI International Standards Program is first and foremost an opportunity for industry representatives to participate in state-of-the-art technical discussions, while also establishing the future direction of the semiconductor, photovoltaic, and FPD industries. By participating in Standards, companies can influence important industry trends. On an individual level, participation helps reduce design work, provides access to evolving technology and technical developments, and aides personal development. It is a vehicle for networking, partnership, and professional growth. Over 5,000 technologists worldwide, representing all levels of the supply chain, convene to resolve an increasing variety of process and product related issues.

Specific industry Information

SEMI serves our members with programs, policies and initiatives developed to help our market grow more profitably, help the development of new market opportunities and help the industry effectively respond to collective challenges.

Through industry conferences and trade shows, public policy and advocacy, market research, international standards development, workforce development, and other activities, SEMI advances the growth and profitability throughout the manufacturing supply chain.

SEMI strengthens its member's bottom line by:

  • Reducing costs through industry standards
  • Influencing industry technology roadmaps
  • Enabling more informed investment and strategic planning decisions through market research and statistics activities
  • Bringing buyers and sellers together, and advancing important issues, at SEMI conferences and trade shows
  • Promoting Industry Best Practices in Environmental Health and Safety (EHS), Intellectual Property Protection, Workforce Development, and other areas

Standards-related Information

SEMI Standards are developed by technical experts from equipment and materials suppliers, device manufacturers and other companies participating in the SEMI International Standards Program. There are more than 770 standards published by SEMI over the past 34 years.Visit us at for more information.

Conformity Assessment-Related Information

Currently, SEMI has no formal activity in the conformity assessment arena.

Technical Regulations-related Information

Currently, no relevant regulatory agency has jurisdiction over SEMI’s industry sector.

International Activities by Region


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Avenue des Arts
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Phone: +32 2 289 6493

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