Microelectronics Week: MIDAS Annual Conference

Date & Time
November 7th, 2013 9:30am - November 7th, 2013 5:00pm

6 Kildare Street, Dublin 2 - Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI)


In Association With
MIDAS Ireland

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MIDAS IRELAND INVITES YOU TO THEIR ANNUAL CONFERENCE‘Research in Action in the Microelectronics Sector’

This year the conference, which is taking place during Microelectronics Week, will address the
topic: ‘Research in Action in the Microelectronics Sector’.

The conference will open with a keynote address from Professor Mark Ferguson, Director General,
Science Foundation Ireland and Chief Scientific Adviser to the Government of Ireland, focused on
the economic impact and importance of research to this country. Following this Dick Meaney,
Vice President, Products and Technology Group, Analog Devices will address the audience around
the future of the industry.

Additionally John Blake, Chairman, MIDAS Ireland and Director, ON Semiconductor, will provide an
update to attendees on the industry generally. Other speakers will include Prof Orla Feely, Head
of Electronic Engineering at UCD and Chair of the Irish Research Council and Derek Boyd, CEO,
National Microelectronics Institute, UK.

Following the formalities you are invited to join MIDAS Ireland for an informal networking lunch
during which there will be a showcase session at which several MIDAS research partners,
indigenous and multinational companies will exhibit some of their latest research activities.

We hope you can attend what should be a very informative conference. Additionally if there are
other colleagues in your organisation who you think would be interested in attending please feel
free to pass this invitation on to them.

To confirm your attendance please email Katherine Barry, MIDAS Ireland Co?ordinator at: katherine.barry@tyndall.ie