The Northwest Regional Meeting (NORM) of the American Chemical Society brings chemists of all types together in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. The 74th Northwest Regional Meeting will be held in Portland, Oregon. Venue to be announced shortly.
WEARABLE ELECTRONICS: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Portland State University
Lin Tso, SEMI
Wearable devices have challenging requirements for power consumption, compactness, lightweight, low cost, high flexibility, ease-of-use, durability, and conformability. This technical forum will address and highlight recent advances, key challenges, current solutions, and future opportunities for wearable and flexible electronics.
You'll hear discussions on an emerging category of diverse applications for wearables including: Sensing textiles, Multi-function wearable devices, Smart garments and shoes. Flexible Hybrid Electronics (FHE) for automotive, educational and medical markets.
SEMI Pacific Northwest Breakfast Forum is a great opportunity to network with your colleagues and meet other local industry professionals and experts as well as those in academia and local students.
Meet Electronics Industry Employers, Learn Tips and Techniques for Professional Job Searching and Early Career Success
Oregon electronics industry employers,
Portland State University, Smith Memorial Union
Free, but registration required
Students (all levels and disciplines) and recent graduates interested in exploring career possibilities in the world-leading Pacific Northwest/Oregon electronics manufacturing value chain are invited to attend this free seminar put on by hiring managers and recent hires at local electronics companies. You will learn tips for effective resume preparation and interviewing, as well as what it will be like on the job once hired.
This event is free and lunch is included. Registration is required, however.
Note that the Professional Development Seminar immediately follows (same location) the SEMI Breakfast Forum on Wearable Electronics, where an 80% discount (to $15) is available for students (discount code: PNWSTUDENT).