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The Semiconductor Packaging Workshop 2019

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SPW 2019 is Sponsored by:   

This Semiconductor Packaging workshop …. brings together an array of electronics packaging experts and practitioners to present a comprehensive review of key Semiconductor packaging technologies including package and substrate options, die preparation, attach and interconnection techniques.

The event provides training for staff who need to be aware of the benefits of employing basic packaging technologies for the design and manufacture of electronic products. It will also serve as a refresher for those who wish to expand the breadth of their knowledge and build their network of contacts in the field of electronic packaging.

“The Semiconductor Packaging Workshop” is supported by its hosts the CSA Catapult. It includes facility tours of the Newport Wafer Fab facility, plus a Packaging Surgery, where industry experts will discuss any relevant packaging issues raised by delegates attending the event.

This event is supported by the Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult

Event Documents:

Event brochure ( SPW_Event_Brochure (408 downloads ) )

Event presentations will be available to registered attendees. For this you will need to use the ‘Members’ -> ‘Downloads’ menu, then select “The Semiconductor Packaging Workshop 2019 >” to access. Please note that you must be logged in using the same user account as you used to register for the event, otherwise the download link will not be activated..


9:00Registration and coffee
9:45Welcome and introductions
10:00Session 1: Package and Substrate Options
- Package Selection: Andy Longford, Panda Europe
- Substrate Options: Steve Riches, Tribus-D
11:15Session 2: Die Preparation, Attach and Interconnection
- Die Preparation: Brian Raeburn, Disco Europe
- Die Attach and Interconnection: Liam Mills, MTC
12:15Tour of Newport Wafer Fab
13:15Lunch and coffee
14:00Session 3: Packaging Clinic
Packaging Issues
Questions and Answers
15:15Session 4: Quality Assessment
- Test and Inspection – Nordson Dage
15:45Session 5: CSA Catapult - Strategic Packaging
- The Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult (CSAC) -Packaging Facility - Martin McHugh CTO

Q & A - then Wrap


Who Should Attend?

Production Operators and Technicians, Research & Development Personnel, Product Designers, Recruitment Personnel, Students, Manufacturing & Technical Engineers, Supply Chain Companies, Process Engineers.

Delegate Registration:

The event is open to all including non IMAPS-UK members, the following delegate rates apply:

IMAPS-UK Member: £185
IMAPS-UK Student Member: £135
Partner member: £195
Non Member: £225

All prices plus VAT and inclusive of free parking, lunch & refreshments.

Local Hotels etc:

Accommodation should be available at a number of local Hotels, including :

  • Holiday Inn Express Newport
  • Ibis Budget Newport
  • St Mellons Hotel Cardiff
  • Premier Inn Cardiff East
  • Celtic Manor Hotel
  • Old Barn Inn

Event Location:

Please note that the entrance for the event will be the Newport Wafer Fab South Gate. located in Duffryn Drive .

For further information, please contact:

Telephone: + 44 (0)131 202 9004

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Date(s) - 06/06/2019
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Newport Wafer Fab
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