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An Steegen is imec’s EVP for semiconductor technology & systems. In that role, she heads the semiconductor technology & systems unit and is responsible for the next-generation CMOS & CMORE technologies R&D. Dr. Steegen is a recognized industry leader and an acclaimed speaker at the industry’s prominent semiconductor conferences and events. An Steegen joined imec in 2010 as senior VP responsible for imec’s CORE CMOS programs. Before, she was director at IBM Semiconductor R&D in Fishkill, New York and host executive of IBM’s logic International Semiconductor Development Alliance. Dr. An Steegen holds a Ph.D. in Material Science and Electrical Engineering from the KU Leuven (Belgium).


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Electronics, integrated in a variety of objects, are the basis of our smart, connected society. They compute, store, connect, sense, actuate and power our daily lives and support improvements in healthcare, autonomous vehicles and sustainable energy. As society enters this new smart era and approaches the wave of the fourth Industrial Revolution, deeper technology innovation will help answer application needs of today and create new opportunities beyond our imagination tomorrow.
Imec is at the core of technology innovation and is pushing electronics even further for better performance and energy consumption. As it looks ahead to make the fourth Industrial Revolution a reality, imec is at the forefront of technology innovation in the areas of computer, store, connect, sense and actuate. This presentation will address how imec’s technology innovation will help to make connected, driverless cars a reality, will bring advanced diagnostics and precision medicine within everyone’s reach, empower companies to ride the wave of the 4th Industrial Revolution, and help to create a smarter and more sustainable future.


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