IEEE EPS Malaysia has successfully organized the 38th International Electronics Manufacturing Technology (IEMT) at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in the UNESCO heritage state of Malacca from 4 to 6th September 2018. IEMT is the flagship conference of IEEE Santa Clara, which EPS Malaysia now hosts once every two years.
This year, IEMT 2018 had a total of 7 keynotes, 7 short-courses and 4 parallel sessions (> 60 technical papers & posters) covering the latest technology and industry trend in electronics packaging. In addition, a panelist of experts also discussed on the “New Era of Smart Automotive Electronics” that touches on the advent of autonomous and electric vehicles, as well as an opening address by Infineon which hosted the current edition of IEMT.
Our keynote and short-course speakers (alphabetical order) were N. Alias (CREST), L.F. Chan (LF Training), W. Chen (ASE), K.Y. Cheong (USM), G. Choksi (Intel Corp.), M.L. Farrugia (NXP), N.C. Lee (Indium Corp.), R.S.W. Lee (HKUST), A. Mueller (IFX), D. Qing (IBM Elec.), S. Reddy (IFX), H. Theuss (IFX), C. Troadec (Yole Dev.), Q. Wang (IME, Tsinghua Un.), N. Wong (KnS)
IEMT2018 was well received and attended by the local and international participants, 20 exhibitors and 50 companies with total participants of more 400 people. We are looking to the next IEMT in 2020 at the capital of Malaysia – Kuala Lumpur/Putrajaya. More photographs for IEMT2018 are available here: www.facebook.com/iemtmalaysia/