Micralyne CEO Nancy Fares Moderates MEMS Foundry Panel at MEMS Executive Congress

November 03, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
Nancy Fares, president and CEO of Micralyne, one of the world's largest pure-play MEMS foundries, will moderate a panel of global MEMS fabrication business leaders as they boldly explore diverse approaches to manufacturing MEMS. Fares will challenge panelists-who represent very different perspectives on the manufacturing spectrum-to explain their varied reasons for choosing fabless, fab-lite or in-house manufacturing. She will solicit their candid opinions on how to come out a winner in this increasingly competitive and revenue-generating market.

What: "MEMS Foundry Models-In-house, Fab-lite, Fabless" industry panel

When: 10:00-10:45 a.m., November 3, 2011

Where: MEMS Executive Congress, Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, Monterey, CA


Moderator: Nancy Fares, President and CEO, Micralyne


  • Gary Johnson, CEO, Silex Microsystems
  • Rakesh Kumar, Director MEMS, 200mm Business Unit, GLOBALFOUNDRIES
  • Dave Monk, MEMS Automotive Sensor Product Manager, Freescale Semiconductor
  • Donald Robert, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Teledyne DALSA

  • About MEMS Executive Congress:
    Now in its seventh year, MEMS Executive Congress is an annual event that brings together business leaders from a broad spectrum of industries: automotive, consumer goods, energy/environmental, industrial, medical and telecom.

    Sponsors of MEMS Executive Congress 2011 include: AEPI, Akustica, A.M. Fitzgerald & Associates, Analog Devices, Applied Materials, Asia Pacific Microsystems, Bosch, Bosch Sensortec, CEA Léti, Coventor, EV Group, Fraunhofer ENAS, Freescale Semiconductor. IHS iSuppli, imec, Kionix, Lam Research Corporation, Maxim, MEMS Investor Journal, Micralyne, Okmetic, Plan Optik, Semefab, Silex Microsystems, Inc., Solid State Technology, SPTS Technologies, STMicroelectronics, SUSS MicroTec, Teledyne DALSA and Yole Développement.

    MEMS Executive Congress 2011 will be held November 2-3, 2011 at the Monterey Plaza Resort & Spa, Monterey, CA. For more information, please contact MIG via phone: 412/390-1644, email: info[at]memsindustrygroup.org or visit MEMS Executive Congress at: www.memscongress.com.