Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) strives to create a vibrant and forward-looking community equipped with the latest industry and technical knowledge in Singapore and the region. As part of this dynamic approach to knowledge sharing, we have launched the Singapore Semiconductor Voice, a magazine by the industry, for the industry.

Career Talks at ITE  and TUM Asia

Career Talks at ITE and TUM Asia

It is one of SSIA’s missions to engage and entice the young engineering and science students across the Singapore Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) to join the semiconductor industry. On 14 October 2020, SSIA Executive Director Ang Wee Seng was invited to speak as part of ITE College Central’s...

Fan-Out Wafer Level Packaging for next Generation mmWave Antenna in Package Applications

Fan-Out Wafer Level Packaging for next Generation mmWave Antenna in Package Applications

A*STAR’s Institute of Microelectronics (IME) has collaborated with leading industry players to establish 300mm Wafer Level Package development line (WLP-DL) to drive the application of fan-out wafer level packaging (FOWLP) for achieving innovations in current and next generation system-in-package (SiP). The state-of-the-art 300mm FOWLP development line supports industry partners across the semiconductor supply chain by leveraging IME's advanced packaging expertise, novel heterogeneous integration solutions, and design enablements including SiP Process Design Kit (PDK). IME’s 300mm WLP-DL...

Path to a Better Singapore Semiconductor Industry

Path to a Better Singapore Semiconductor Industry

Early part of this year, as COVID-19 began to spread, semiconductor companies moved swiftly to protect employees and partners by implementing safe distancing and safety measures. At the same time, they secured the supply chain and continued manufacturing to meet the increased demand. COVID-19’s business impact to the semiconductor industry has been minimal, in fact, there was an increase in demand due to work from home economy and demand in connectivity. However, we are affected operationally due to workforce shortages and, to some extent, supply chain disruption. With this pandemic...

COVID-19: Challenges & Opportunities

JUST WANT TO SAY “THANK YOU”

JUST WANT TO SAY “THANK YOU”

As Singapore battles the Covid-19 outbreak, community groups and companies are keen to show their appreciation to the healthcare workers who have been working round-the-clock at the frontlines. Starting from February 2020, North East Community Development Council...

INDUSTRY PULSE SURVEY ON COMPANIES’ BCP AND PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES

INDUSTRY PULSE SURVEY ON COMPANIES’ BCP AND PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES

SSIA has conducted an Industry Pulse Survey in February 2020 on the precautionary measures taken by companies in this industry amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. More than fifty companies representing both multinational companies (MNCs) and small and medium-sized...

KEEPING CUSTOMERS IN CHINA INFORMED

KEEPING CUSTOMERS IN CHINA INFORMED

The COVID-19 is obviously hitting China and the global tech supply chain hard. Factories are reopening slowly, and when they can reopen, they have a shortage of parts or raw materials due to travel restrictions and workers and transporters not able to get back to...

SSIA Updates 

Develop a Foundation of Knowledge in Semiconductors

Develop a Foundation of Knowledge in Semiconductors

The first run of the SSIA Semiconductor 101 course was held on 13 – 14 July 2020 via the Zoom platform. The course was conducted Mr John Yik, who has 25 years of experience in the semiconductor manufacturing industry. John introduced the 16 participants from 7...

The 5% Zone – Visibility Strategies That Get You Recognized

The 5% Zone – Visibility Strategies That Get You Recognized

Today, most of us are privileged to work in companies that are diverse and often global. We want to get ahead and be recognized for all the great work we do or can do.  So, how do you achieve that? Over 100 industry peers joined the two engaging online classes taught...

Automation Supplier Day 2020

Automation Supplier Day 2020

SSIA hosted the Automation Supplier Day 2020 on 16-17 July 2020. This year's event was held on a virtual platform with record-breaking participation. It brought together over 250 participants from over 100 MNCs, SMEs and other organizations. Many of the participants...

SSIA-NTUC U SME INTERACTIVE ONLINE SHARING

SSIA-NTUC U SME INTERACTIVE ONLINE SHARING

Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) together with NTUC U SME, organized an interactive webinar on 14 May 2020. It was a productive session where NTUC U SME, NTUC LearningHub, SkillsFuture SG and Employment & Employability Institute (e2i), shared...

SSIA R&D COMMITTEE FORMED TO ADVANCE A VIBRANT R&D ECOSYSTEM

SSIA R&D COMMITTEE FORMED TO ADVANCE A VIBRANT R&D ECOSYSTEM

Under the RIE2020 Plan supported by National Research Foundation, the Singapore government has prioritised research funding in four technology domains or verticals where Singapore has developed a competitive advantage in research excellence or meets national needs,...

AN ONLINE CAREER TALK WITH  SPRINGFIELD SECONDARY

AN ONLINE CAREER TALK WITH SPRINGFIELD SECONDARY

SSIA has been invited to career talks hosted by different schools and institutes to share the development and prospects of the engineering and semiconductor industry. With the current COVID-19 situation, the career talks have gone online. Nonetheless, it does not...

Digitalization & Automation

 

Industry

Reimagine Your Business With IP

Reimagine Your Business With IP

"Adapt"   "Transform"   "Innovate"   "Digitalise" SMEs must __________ to be competitive in our new economy. Fill in the blank with any of the words above and you get a headline that is too often seen in the news. Much ink has been spilt by the media on how business...

People

The Story of Patsy’s Career Journey

The Story of Patsy’s Career Journey

Patsy has spent more than 25 years in Human Resource Management covering SMEs and MNCs in Singapore and countries in Asia. She is now the HR Manager of SSIA supporting the HR management including compensation and benefits and payroll administration. Can you tell us...

Research Excellence Through Strategic, Sustainable Partnerships

Research Excellence Through Strategic, Sustainable Partnerships

Industry experts and academic thought leaders convened at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) ’s annual FIRST Industry workshop on 22 July 2020, a platform specifically established to foster collaborative research success by developing and deepening...

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