6th Fraunhofer Symposium in SENDAI

Date & Time: Dec. 7, 2010
Venue: Sendai Sunplaza (

The City of Sendai and Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft have a cooperation agreement since 2004 and have just prolonged for further three years.
This year, we are planning the "Sendai Micro Nano International Forum 2010" from Dec. 06-08 in Sendai as below:

Dec. 06: Tohoku University Micro System Integration Center Symposium
Dec. 07: German-Japanese Micro/Nano Applied Technology Symposium
               Session 1: 6th Fraunhofer Symposium in SENDAI
               Session 2: MEMS Park Consortium / AIST Tohoku Center Green Process Incubation Consotium Seminar
Dec. 06-07: 2nd International Nano/ Micro Application Contest (iCAN' 11)
Dec. 08: Lab Tour

FhG Symposium in SENDAI on December 7th (Tue.)

Ms. Emiko OKUYAMA (Mayor, the City of Sendai)

Welcome Address
Prof. Masayoshi ESASHI (Professor, WPI Advanced Institute for Material Research, Tohoku University)

Introduction of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

Dr. Lorenz GRANRATH (Representative, Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan)

Smart System Integration - Business Units and Core Competencies of Fraunhofer ENAS
Prof. Thomas GESSNER (Director, Fraunhofer Research Institution for Electronic Nano System ENAS)

System in Package - Technologies at Wafer and Board Level
Dr. Klaus-Dieter LANG (Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM)

On-Chip and 3D Interconnects in icroelectronics - Processes, Materials, Characterization -
Prof. Ehrenfried ZSCHECH (Division Director Nanoanalytics, Fraunhofer Institute for Non-Destructive Testing IZFP)

New Applications of Ultrathin Layers and Layer Systems in Micro- and Nanotechnology
Dr. Andreas LESON (Deputy Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology IWS)


Metal Termo Compression Bonding for Wafer Level Packaging of MEMS
Mr. Joerg FROEMEL (Deputy Department Manager System Packaging, Fraunhofer ENAS)

Fusion Research Between WPI-AIMR and Fraunhofer
Prof. Yoshinori YAMAMOTO (Director, WPI Advanced Institute for Material Research, Tohoku University)

Japanese-German Cooperative Research on Innovative Material MEMS
Assis. Prof. Yu-Ching LIN (WPI Advanced Institute for Material Research, Tohoku University) 

Introduction: Activity of the City of Sendai
Mr. HIroyuki MIYATA (Director, Industry Academia Collaboration Promotion Section, City of Sendai)


Please send the registration form (PDF file "Sendai Micro Nano International Forum 2010") to the following address:
Industry Academia Collaboration Promotion Section, City of Sendai
FAX: 022-214-8321, E-mail:
by Nov. 26, 2010 (Fr.)