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Advisory Board Member

Miao Zeng

  • Shanghai Industrial uTechnology Research Institute (SITRI)
  • SVP
  • Biography

Miao Zeng is currently SVP of Shanghai Industrial uTechnology Research Institute (http://www.sitrigroup.com/) ; where he is responsible for their 8” MEMS R&D Fab. Previously, he was CEO at Silex Microsystems (Beijing) Ltd. since April 2018 (silexmicrosystems.com). Silex Microsystems is the world’s largest pure-play MEMS foundry, driving the sensory system revolution, partnering with the world’s most innovative companies to commercialize MEMS technologies that can change the world.

Prior to that, he was Vice President of Sales and Marketing at SJ Semiconductor Corporation – a semiconductor bumping / testing company – from August 2014-September 2017. As one of the initial organizers, he participated in the formation of this JV between SMIC and JCET, and was involved in drafting the business plan, team building, as well as site selections for the project. He was also involved in business development and enabled the company to become the first in China to be qualified for both 28nm and 14 nm technology products by a top international customer.

Miao was also the Director of Investment & Strategic Business Development at SMIC from July 2013-July 2014 where he was involved in outlining the long term strategy for the company and actively participating in various M&A activities. Other positions have included Associate Director, Customer Engineering at SMIC from June 2005-July 2007, Application & Customer Support Manager at ASML in the US from September 200-2002, Process Engineer at Photronics form June 1995-August 2000, and Manufacturing Support Engineer at Dupont Photomask from 1992-June 1995.

Miao had BS in Applied Physics, and graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) with Master Degree in Microelectronics Engineering

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Shanghai Industrial uTechnology Research Institute (SITRI)

Founded in 2013, SITRI is a new kind of international innovation center, focused on globally accelerating the innovation and commercialization of “More than Moore” (MtM) technologies. We provide pivotal services especially for startups to speed up the time from concept to commercialization. We help to cut down the cost and we are the bridge from your lab to volume production. SITRI has expertise drawn from across the industry in key technology areas, resources, and industry related services with a global network of SITRI offices and talent. This is augmented by SITRI’s extensive partnerships and industry associations across the university, research, supply chain, and OEM sectors, and acts as the hub for efficient global development of the IoT and MtM markets.

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