CASPA eLetter: Issue No. 15, July 2, 2012

Sep 10, 2012



CASPA eLetter


Issue No. 15
July 2, 2012


In This Issue

CASPA News & Upcoming Events

CASPA Corporate Sponsor News

Corporate Sponsor Job Openings

Alliance News


CASPA News & Upcoming Events


CASPA/CIE 2012 Summer Symposium

technologies and Humanities

Date:               Saturday, July 14, 2012

Time:               12:00pm-5:30pm

Venue:             Cadence Auditorium

            2655 Seely Avenue, San Jose, CA 95134

Agenda:           12:00pm – 1:00pm     Registration & Networking

                        1:00pm – 1:15pm       Welcome from CASPA

            1:15pm – 5:00pm       Symposium Presentations

5:00pm – 5:30pm       Networking

Language:        English

RSVP:                Register online by clicking here  

Admission:       Free Admission, Free Parking and Free Refreshment

Host : CASPA  Co-Host : CIE


  Technologies and humanities are two important and intertwined aspects in the modern society. In the 21st century, the fast advancing science and technologies have touched every part of our human life. The new development in humanities has created new ways to invent breakthrough technologies and products. More and more human-tech blending methodologies have been adopted and enhanced product design and even changed the landscaping of the business, culture and society. In addition, a well-balanced individual in technology and humanity can achieve more in both professional and personal life.

   In this symposium, the technologists, investors and scholars from top design houses, leading VC firms and institutions will share their experience, thoughts and insights on the inter-dependency between technologies and humanities and the significance of living a meaningful and rewarding life. 



·         What’s Going on in the Semiconductor and Clean Tech World

Mr. Andrew Kau, Managing Director, Walden International

·         Making the World Better by Enabling Innovation

Mr. Stuart Ching, VP, ARM



·         Create a New Meaning by Using Design Thinking

Mr. Yu Hsiu Yang, Executive Manager, Taipei Design Center, San Francisco

·         Design Thinking – Start with People

Ms. Vivian Lien, Senior Director of Marketing, ASUS



·         Technology, Humanity and Entrepreneurship

Dr. Milton Chang, Managing Director, Incubic

·         The Beauty of Life (in Mandarin)

Dr. Zhu Qi, Scholar and Writer


China-US Pan-semiconductor Industry Forum


Date:  Sunday, July 15, 2012

Time:   12:00-17:00

Venue:  Intel SC12 Auditorium (Head Quarter)

             3600 Juliette Ln, Santa Clara, CA

RSVP:   Please register here. Free Refreshment.

Cost:    Free


Event Description:

   Although the new technology adoption and development is shifting from the West to the East, the Silicon Valley remains to be the world center of the new technology innovations. The recent strong growth of the mobile internet consumer industry empowered by handheld mobile devices and cloud computing has created further opportunities for the Semiconductor Industry, the innovations in Green Energy industry sectors remain to be vibrant in the Silicon Valley. 

   While attending SEMICON West and Intersolar North America events in San Francisco on July 10-13, many professionals, executives and industry leaders from global semiconductor and PV industry will come to this forum in Intel Silicon Valley Headquarters. They will discuss the trends and challenges across many industry sectors from internet infrastructure to latest brain sensing technology, from integrated SoC mobile and handheld consumer devices to energy storage, from micro-inverter to PV manufacturing and PV applications.

   The attendants from China will include executives from: SMIC, Hanergy, Changjiang Electronics, Northern Microelectronics, REC, Air Products, Tokyo Electron, Trina Solar, KLA-Tencor, Britesemi, ENN, IDT etc. This will be an exciting forum to connect the China-US industries.

   Please come to join us. You will gain insights to the global industry and market landscape, network with the industry leaders and professionals playing vital roles in the two leading regions of the world. This is a great opportunity for your business and professional career growth!


Event Agenda:

12:00 – 13:00  Registration & Networking (with Refreshment)


13:00 – 13:15  China’s Pan-semiconductor Industry Landscape Overview

                        Allen Lu, President of SEMI China

13:15 - 14:45   Panel I: Semiconductor Technology and Trend that Change Our World

                        Jay Chen, President of Tokyo Electron Shanghai

                        Stanley Yang, CEO of Neurosky

                        Yuan Xing Lee, VP of LSI Logic

                        Stewart Wu, VP of Cortina Systems

                        Hanmin Wu, Director of Technology of SMIC

14:45 – 16:15  Panel II: Global Perspective of Green Energy Industry

                        Jian Ding, President and CEO of Global R&D Center, Hanergy Group

                        John Gaffney, Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

                        Hal Zarem, CEO of SEEO

16:15 – 17:00  Networking

CASPA Corporate Sponsor News

Warm Welcome to Broadcom, AMD
CRM, and ARM as CASPA's new and renewed 2012 Diamond Corporate Sponsor, ITRI, Hisilicon, UMC as CASPA's 2012 Platinum Corp Sponsor, KYEC as CASPA's 2012 Gold Corporate Sponsor who have joined CASPA's family in Jan-March of 2012.


Corporate Sponsor Job Opening

Please check the latest job listing website:

New Job Openings from ITRI, Nevoton, CRM, Lenovo, AMD(China), and Intel(Asia),


May-June 2012:

ITRI: IC Design Engineers, Embedded System Engineers, Technology Representative for promoting Taiwan-US Industrial Corporation. Managers, Project Leaders, and Researchers in the following areas: Information, Communications, and Cloud Computing; Biomedical Technology and Device; Mechanical and Systems; Material, Chemical, and NanoTechnology; Green Energy & Environment; Electronics and Optoelectronics;


Please send resume to (and copy file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/SCHI/My%20Documents/Downloads/ at your earliest convenience. Qualified candidates will be interviewed before end of June in Silicon Valley. For complete job openings please visit:


SMIC US: Field Application Engineering.


Feb-Mar 2012:
Nuvoton Tech Corp. America: Customer Service Representative

CRM: CTO and Sr. Sale Manager/Director

Lenovo: Senior Industrial DesignerLaptop, Desktop Group) (based in Beijing)

AMD(China): Software, ASIC, Physical Design, IC System Debug, Board Design & Product Development.
   Singapore: Feature Lead Power Saving, Platform Architect, Platform Hardware Architect, Firmware Engineer
   XI'AN, PRC: Embedded Software, 3G Firmware Engineer, Staff/Senior IC Test Engineer, Head of Project Office
   Shanghai, PRC: Software Architect, Sr. Software Engineer (windows middle ware), Platform System Debug Sr. Engineer, PIV Platform Architect
   Taipei: Asus Global Account Manager


700+ High Tech Job Listing from CASPA 2012 Job Fair


Alliance News  


Innovation in Big Data - How Does Data Analytics Benefit Marketing, Advertising & Operations and What Lies Ahead?


Date: Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Venue: Seville Tech Talk Room

           Building 40, Second Floor

           Google Headquarter

           1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy

           Mountain View

RSVP: Please register here.

Cost: $10+$1.54 fee. (Students can use promotion code student to receive ticket discount)


Event Description:

  The amount of data in our world has been exploding, and analyzing large data sets-so-called big data—will become a key basis of competition, underpinning new waves of productivity growth, innovation, and consumer surplus, according to research by McKinsey's Business Technology Office. Leaders in every sector will have to grapple with the implications of big data, not just a few data-oriented managers. The increasing volume and detail of information captured by enterprises, the rise of multimedia, social media, and the Internet of Things will fuel exponential growth in data for the foreseeable future.

  To keep up with the beat of trendy technologies, CHAIN is setting up our next panel discussion on big data. Join us at Google to share the exciting stories in the data analytics world with a fantastic panel of business and engineering professionals.

  Event link:


Topic Highlights:

  The benefits and costs of applying big data analytics in business operations

  The balance between data and intuition

  Current and trendy technologies in data storage, processing, and visualization

  Talent and skills required to succeed in the modern data war

  Opportunities and challenges for entrepreneurs interested in the data business



Thank you for your kind attention and generous support.  We look forward to seeing you at CASPA events.




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