TSMC kicked off its 2019 Worldwide Technology Symposium in San Jose, which also marked the 25th anniversary of its North American Symposium.
TSMC never competed with our customers. We are committed to unleashing customers’ innovations. – C.C. Wei, CEO of TSMC
CASE STUDY

TSMC Holds Worldwide Technology Symposium and Collaborates with Customers to Speed up Innovation

Richard Chung

In the face of the constantly changing semiconductor industry, TSMC continues to strengthen its technology leadership and advantages to help customers succeed. TSMC kicked off its annual Worldwide Technology Symposium in San Jose, USA, in April 2019, followed by Taiwan, Europe, China, and Japan during May and June of 2019, to demonstrate its breakthroughs and the latest progress in advanced technologies, special technologies, and advanced packaging technologies. As the trusted technology and capacity provider in the semiconductor industry, TSMC continues to invest in research and development to help customers speed up their innovations. A total of more than 5,800 attendees participated in the symposium, a 14% increase over 2018 to a record-high level, and showing customers’ growing interests in the event.

We will work together with our customers to bring brand new 5G experiences and revolutionary AI applications to our daily lives.

- C.C. Wei, Chief Executive Officer of TSMC

Customers around the Globe Share Successful Stories of Collaborating with TSMC in Advanced Technologies, Specialty Technologies, and Advanced Packaging Technologies

Nigel ToonCEO, Graphcore
Jochen HanebeckCOO, Infineon Technologies AG
JC HsuCorporate VP, MediaTek
Rick ClemmerCEO, NXP
James H. ThompsonExecutive VP of Engineering and CTO, Qualcomm
Hidetoshi ShibataRepresentative Director, President and CEO, Renesas Electronics Corporation
David ZhangChairman and CEO, Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd.
Yoshifumi OkamotoPresident and COO and CTO, Socionext Inc.
Victor PengPresident and CEO, Xilinx
Note: Company list is in alphabetical order.

"We are seeing digital computation becoming increasingly ubiquitous today. Going forward, 5G and AI will fuel the growth of the semiconductor industry in the future. TSMC offers the most advanced and broadest technology portfolios, and relentlessly pursues manufacturing excellence. We never competed with our customers and build trusted relationships with them. We will work together with our customers to bring brand new 5G experiences and revolutionary AI applications to our daily lives," said C.C. Wei, Chief Executive Officer of TSMC.

Technology Breakthroughs

Technology Progress in 2019