CASPA eLetter, Issue No. 5, March 15, 2011

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CASPA eLetter
Issue No. 5
March 15, 2011
In This Issue
CASPA News & Upcoming Events 
CASPA Corporate Sponsor News  
Corporate Sponsor Job Openings
Alliance News 

CASPA News & Upcoming Events

CASPA/SEMI 2011 High Tech Job Fair


Date:    April 30, 2011, Saturday
   10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
            10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Job Fair (Salon 4, 5, 6)
            10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Hiring Company Presentations (Salon 1)
            10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Personal Career & Finance Forum (Salon 2, 3)
Venue:  Marriott Hotel Santa Clara
            2700 Mission College Boulevard, Santa Clara, CA 95054 
            Phone: (408) 988-1500
Admission & Parking:  
FREE admission.  Online Registration required.   FREE Refreshments.
FREE parking (validate your parking ticket at registration desk)

Hiring companies include: AOpen, Baidu, Intel, Marvell, MediaTek, NeuroSky, OmniVision, Prudential, SEMI, SMIC, TSMC, foundries, EDA/CAE, test & assembly companies, tablet manufacturers, chipset companies, etc. Personal Career and Finance Forum: This is a special forum for job seekers to learn about resume preparation, interview skill, compensation negotiation, and career change to service industry.  You will also learn about tax and retirement planning, estate planning, wealth management, and home financing.  On site resume critique will also be available.
Please visit CASPA Job Fair Website  for updated participating companies.

Openings and Positions:
Software Engineer                             Web Applications Analyst  

Web Designer                                    Firmware Engineer
Device Engineer/Manager                   Process Integration Manager 
Module Engineer                                Vice President, R&D
Manufacturing Engineer                      QRA Engineer/Manager 
Yield Enhancement Engineer               Project Manager
RF Designer                                      Analog Design Engineer 
Analog Design Manager                      RFIC Designer
Physical Design Engineer                    VLSI Integration Engineer 
ASIC Design Manager                        DFT Engineer
Implementation Engineer                    Verification Engineer  
High Speed I/O Designer                    FPGA Engineer  
CAD Engineer                                    Product Engineer   
PCB Layout Engineer                          Packaging Engineer

System Architect                                Logic Design Engineer 

Application Engineer                           Technical Marketing 

IT Manager                                        HR/Finance/Accounting

Sales/Account Manager                       Technical Writer

CASPA Corporate Sponsor News

Warm Welcome to Singtao Daily  as CASPA's 2011 Media Alliance.

Corporate Sponsor Job Openings

CASPA corporate sponsors have the following new job openings.  Please click on each to view or visit Corporate Jobs at CASPA website.


1.  Staff Design Engineer                                                         NEW !
B. Infineon:

1.  HWA (HW architecture) Concept Engineer                             URGENT !
HWA (HW architecture) Concept Engineering Manager            URGENT !
MOD (Modem) L1P Concept Engineer for TD-SCDMA              URGENT !
MOD (Modem) Concept Engineer, FW Arch.TD-SCDMA/TD-LTE URGENT!
MOD (Modem) Concept Engineer for DSP FW Architect 2G       URGENT !
Platform Concept Engineer                                                 URGENT !
Platform Concept Engineer (Feature Req. Management)        URGENT !
Digital Design and Verification Engineer
9.  Design for Test (DFT) Engineer
10. Application Engineer for 3G Firmware of Cellular Devices
11. Component Verification Engineer
12. Logic Physical Synthesis Engineer

Alliance News  
SVCWireless Event
Mobile Payment Solutions: Present and Future
By a Distinguished Panel of Experts
Time:           6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location:   Google Headquarters
                Building 40, Kiev
                1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
                Mountain View, CA
SVCWireless Member Price: US$ 0.00
Non-Member Price:             US$ 10.00
Registration: Space Limited; Registration Required.  Pls click registration.
Information: Pls click Information
We’re just getting warmed up in mobile payments in 2011.  As VentureBeat mentioned in January, "This year we should expect to see some incredible innovations that will change how we pay and get paid, and on a broader scale, change how we view physical currency."  While US is working hard to develop its own mobile payment platform and system, other countries such as China and India also have demonstrated their strength and innovation in this area.  Competition is intense.  How should businesses respond to this newest trend?  On March 16, come join us and meet with our panel of A-list Mobile experts.  They will talk about:
1) the latest technologies and solutions in mobile payment (NFC and its ecosystem, Bill-to-carriers model, Accessory-assisted micro merchants, In-Apps payments for digital contents, P2P mobile payments),
2) whether the market and our consumers ready are to pay with their mobile phones and
3) how businesses can leverage these latest technologies.
    * Matrix Partners: Dana Stalder, General Partner (moderator)
    * Zong: Stephane Kasriel, VP of Global Sales and BD
    * Paypal Mobile: Eric Duprat, General Manager Mobile
    * Wireless Dynamics: Joseph Wei, VP of Marketing and BD
    * Firethorn/Qualcomm: Frank Young, Sr. Director BD
    * Glenbrook Partners: Scott Loftesness, Partner
6:30pm : Registration and dinner
7:00pm : Opening remark and introduction by panelists
7:30pm : Panel discussion moderated by Dana Stalder
8:15pm : Q&A
8:30pm : Networking
Event Sponsors:  Huawei & Google
*** Raffle of Google T-shirts to attendees ***

Monte Jade Science and Technology Association
INVITATION—March 26, 2011 Monte Jade 21st Annual Conference
Silicon Valley Renaissance: Vision of a Brighter Future
Monte Jade West, one of the largest science and technology association bridging Silicon Valley and Greater China, is pleased to invite you to attend its 21st Annual Conference on "Silicon Valley Renaissance: Vision of a Brighter Future".
This year's afternoon keynote speaker is James Plummer, Dean of Stanford University's School of Engineering discussing, "Innovation in Education and Research to Create Tomorrow's New Industries". This will be followed by a fireside chat on Innovation and Sustainability with rare public appearances by:
    * Noel Lee, The Head Monster (CEO) of Monster Cable
    * William Wang, CEO of Vizio
Next will be three parallel panel discussions focused on emerging technologies:
    * The Future of Human Health and Technologies
    * The Future of Living and Moving
    * The Future of Communications and Computing
Finally, Pehong Chen, Chairman and CEO of BroadVision, will provide the closing keynote with a talk on "Leadership for the Future".
For the evening program, Teddy Zee, Entertainment Executive and Film Producer of Teddy Zee Productions, and Executive Producer of hit movies such as The Pursuit of Happyness, Hitch, and Saving Face, will give an exciting evening keynote on "Entertainment & Technology: A Personal Perspective from a Chinese American's 30 Years in Hollywood."  In addition, entertainment keynote Christina Yao, Director of Empire of Silver, will give a talk "The Wall Street of China: Making Movies in the Middle Kingdom" based on her film.
Don't miss this opportunity to network with other esteemed professionals who will be leading the next wave of Silicon Valley Renaissance!
For more information, visit the event website:  
*NOTE* Limited quantities of discounted tickets are available for members of Monte Jade's affiliate organizations and employees of the 2011 Annual Conference sponsors.  Reserve your seat today before these tickets are gone!
Early registration ends on 3/23, so reserve your seat today!   
CSPA/CCICE/SVCWireless Event
"Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds and Actions"
By Guy Kawasaki
Date:   Tuesday, March 29, 2011     
Time:    6:00p.m.– 6:30p.m. Registration (Hor D'oeuvres provided)
            6:30p.m.– 8:30p.m. Program begins  
Venue:  Computer History Museum                           
            1401 N. Shoreline Blvd.                           
            Mountain View, CA 94043
Event Information:
General Event Pricing Info:$30 Members of CSPA, CCICE, and SVCWireless
                                      $30 Members of Affiliate Organizations
                                      $40 Non-Members$50 At the door     
Register at:
Speaker:  Guy Kawasaki, Founder of Garage Technology Ventures and creator of Alltop
Introduction by:Jenn Lim, Chief Happiness Officer, Delivering Happiness and Zappos.
SMART TECHnology World: April 19-20
Ritz-Carlton in San Francisco, CA
An IDC Event
Join the SMART discussions at SMART TECHnology World!
SPECIAL OFFER: Register before March 11 and save $600 off the on-site price and receive IDC Semiconductor's Predictions report for 2011 plus your choice of one special report or market model relating to topics addressed at the conference. The Semiconductor research is valued at over $3,000. Register now and take advantage of both offers!
Through this two-day, content rich agenda designed and developed by IDC, you will learn about the opportunities that are taking hold in the smart technology value chain. Gain knowledge and actionable guidance, insightful perspectives from industry leaders and IDC on the new technologies and services on the horizon for smart devices and their ecosystems.
Agenda highlights include:
Insightful keynotes and track session presentations from:
- Intel's Ton Steenman, Vice President and General Manager, Embedded & Communications Group
- Freescale's Lisa Su, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Networking and Multimedia
- Microsoft's Kevin Dallas, General Manager, Windows Embedded Business
- General Motors' Byron Shaw, Managing Director, Advanced Technology
- Samsung's Ana Hunter, Vice President of Technology and Foundry Services
- Motorola Mobility's Omar Javaid, Vice President, Converged Solutions
- Sprint-Nextel's Tim Johnson, In-Vehicle Connectivity/Telematics
- Flextronics' EC Sykes, President Flextronics Industrial
- Texas Instruments' Deepu Talla, General Manager, OMAP Mobile Computing Business Unit
- InvenSense's Steven Nasiri, President and CEO
- Icera's Jim Finch, Vice President of Marketing
- Marketing Leader, Reynette Au, former VP Marketing and Alliances at Atheros and ARM
- IDC's Mario Morales, Program Vice President, Semiconductor and EMS Research
- SMART conversations and panel discussions exploring the future of the embedded systems market
- SMART Ecosystem breakout sessions covering: consumer; next generation communications and automotive; enabling software & services; industrial & energy; manufacturing technology & supply chain
To view the complete program agenda and register today go to
*Be sure to registration code Association_01 when registering.

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


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