The 5th Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Symposium in Sendai, "From MEMS to Smart Systems Integration" (ENAS, FEP, IZM)

Date & Time:
November 24, 2009, 10:00-17:50 (Symposium), 18:00-19:30 (Reception)
November 25, 2009, 10:00-17:00 (Lab Tour)

Venue: Hotel Metropolitan Sendai, Room Sendai
Organizer: Tohoku University, City of Sendai, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan
Supporter: MEMS park consortium

The City of Sendai and Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft have a cooperation to reinforce the mutural academic and industrial research since 2004.
On this "5th Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Symposium in SENDAI" top runners who drive the internal and international research development in the field of Micro- /Nanotechnology, will talk about the possibilities of MEMS-technologies, cutting-edge technologies and technology innovation.
In addition to the technology session (lectures), you can directry contact researchers and developers in the "matching / poster session" and a researcher from Fraunhofer ENAS will present you the institute in Germany in the "virtual lab tour session".

Nov.24th "The 5th Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Symposium in Sendai"

Welcome Address
Ms. Emiko OKUYAMA (Mayor, City of Sendai)

1: Keynote session

The Latest Technologies and Applications - Applied Research of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Dr. Lorenz GRANRATH (Representative, Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan)

The Trend and the Future of MEMS
Prof. Masayoshi ESASHI (Tohoku University)

Focus of Fraunhofer ENAS: Smart System Integration
Prof. Dr. Thomas GESSNER (Director of Fraunhofer ENAS)

11:50-13:00 Lunch Break

2: Technology session

Advanced Process Stabilization Technology for Automized Deposition of Reactively Sputtered Precision Thin Films
Dr. Koichi SUZUKI (Representative Japan, Fraunhofer FEP)

New Packaging and Interconnect Technologies for Ultra Thin Chips
Mr. Rolf ASCHENBRENNER (Director of the Dept. System Integration & Innterconnection Technology, Fraunhofer IZM)

Ultrafine Nano Processes "Damage-free Neutral Particle Etching Technology
Prof. Seiji SAMUKAWA (Tohoku University)

The Stealth Dicing Technology for MEMS
Mr. Naoki UCHIYAMA (Hamamatsu Photonics K.K.)

3: Virtual lab tour session

Research Infrastructure at Fraunhofer ENAS
Mr. Joerg FROEMEL (Fraunhofer ENAS)

Research Infrastructure at Jun-ichi Nishizawa Research Center
Assistant Prof. Yu-Ching Lin (Tohoku University)

Matching session (Poster session)

Closing Address
Prof. Masayoshi ESASHI


Nov.25th "Lab tour session" (for applicants)
10:00-11:30 Jun-ichi Nishizawa memorial Research Center in Tohoku University
11:30-13:00 Lunch Break
13:30-15:00 Advantest Component Inc.
15:30-17:00 MEMS Show Room / Stealth Dicing Lab (in MEMS CORE Co., Ltd.)

Registration will begin at October 1st. (by Nov. 16th)
Please send your registration form to City of Sendai, Industry Academia Collaboration Promotion Section, Industry Creation Dept.
Fax: 022-214-8321
E-mail: kei008060* (@ instead of *) 
Please contact:
Fraunhofer Representative Office
03 3586 7106