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Combining a passion for technology with truly inspired engineering, Melexis designs, develops and delivers innovative micro-electronic solutions that enable designers to turn ideas into applications that support the best imaginable future. The company’s advanced mixed-signal semiconductor sensor and actuator components address the challenges of integrating sensing, driving and communication into next-generation products and systems that improve safety, raise efficiency, support sustainability and enhance comfort.

A world leader in automotive semiconductor sensors, Melexis has used its core experience in creating chips for vehicle electronics to expand its portfolio of sensors, driver ICs and wireless devices to also meet the needs of smart appliances, home automation, industrial and medical applications. Melexis sensing solutions include magnetic sensors, MEMS sensors (pressure, TPMS, infrared), sensor interface ICs, optoelectronic single point and linear array sensors and Time of Flight. The company’s driver IC portfolio incorporates advanced DC & BLDC motor controllers, LED drivers and FET pre-driver ICs, while Melexis has the know-how and expertise to build bridges between components, allowing them to communicate in a clear and fast way, whether wired (e.g. LIN, SENT) or wireless (RKE, RFID).

Melexis is headquartered in Belgium and employs over 1,100 people in 19 locations worldwide. The company is publicly traded on Euronext Brussels (MELE).
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ON Semiconductor is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use.
The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient connectivity, sensing, power management, analog, logic, timing, discrete, and custom devices.
The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical and military/aerospace applications.


ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions


Cadence Academic Network was launched by Cadence in 2007. The aim was to promote the proliferation of leading-edge technologies and methodologies at universities renowned for their engineering and design excellence. A knowledge network among selected universities, research institutes, industry advisors and Cadence was established to facilitate the sharing of technology expertise in the areas of verification, design and implementation of microelectronic systems.

Founded in 2010, EpiGaN provides industry-leading III-nitride epitaxial material solutions for top-performance devices, offering early access to a unique and proven GaN/Si and GaN/SiC technology for next-generation power switching and RF devices with significantly improved RF loss performance, as well as advanced sensor solutions. EpiGaN has been incorporated in 2010 as a spin-off of imec and is supported by a strong consortium of investors: Capricorn Cleantech Fund, LRM, Robert Bosch Venture Capital, recently joined by ACAPITAL. EpiGaN is using its recognized strong expertise in GaN technology for manufacturing GaN material in their site of Hasselt, supporting their customers to get access to an unique and robust technology. Key applications are power supplies for consumer electronics, AC drives, UPS systems, hybrid electric vehicles, solar inverters, smart grid applications, RF power systems for communications base stations and sensors.

ICsense is Europe’s premier IC design company. ICsense’s core business is ASIC development and supply and custom IC design services. ICsense has the largest fab-independent European design group with world-class expertise in analog, digital, mixed-signal and high-voltage IC design. The company develops and supplies customer exclusive ASIC solutions for the automotive, medical, industrial and consumer market compliant with ISO9001, ISO13485, IEC61508-ISO26262. More info can be found on

JSR Micro N.V., based in Leuven, Belgium, is a subsidiary of JSR Corporation, a multinational company employing over 6000 people worldwide and a leading materials supplier in a variety of technology driven markets. JSR’s global network is headquartered in Tokyo.
JSR is a research-oriented organization that pursues close collaborations with leading innovators in a number of industries that are key to the present and future welfare of human society: life-sciences, energy storage, synthetic rubbers, electronic materials, display and optical materials. ‘Innovation one-on-one’ summarizes our value proposition to our customers. Through a very early and close collaboration JSR offers its customers a competitive advantage based on leading edge technologies, consistent high quality and balanced cost of ownership.

Founded in October 1999, as a financially separate, private and non-profit organization, Micron Foundation supports Educators, Students, and Communities where Micron employees live and work.


Micron Foundation is focused on developing effective programs that promote science, technology, engineering, and math education (STEM).

Micron Foundation believes educators can inspire students to pursue a world full of possibilities with the aim of sparkling a passion in the next generation of scientists and engineers.

When students realize that what they are learning has application beyond the classroom, their education takes on new meaning. The Micron Foundation provides programs that help students see how science, technology, engineering and math play a critical role in everyday life.


Micron Foundation supports activities that address the priorities and concerns of the communities where Micron employees live and work. Micron knows that education and a strong community are vital to the success of both society and innovative companies. Each of Micron’s sites around the world, know and understand the complex needs of their community. That’s why the Micron Foundation has a broad portfolio of organizations and events that it supports to enrich each unique community.

Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan, MPI Corporation’s four main business sectors include Probe Card, Photonics Automation, Advanced Semiconductor Test and Thermal Divisions. The Advanced Semiconductor Test Division offers complete Test Solutions based on a variety of engineering probe systems, RF probes from 26 to 110 GHz, and QAlibria® - the unique RF calibration software. Major products focus on applications such as RF and mmW, Device Characterization for modeling and process development, High Power, and many other complex semiconductor test applications. For more information please visit:

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security & privacy, and smart connected solutions markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has 31,000 employees in more than 33 countries, with almost 7,000 employees in the USA and posted revenue of $9.5 billion in 2016. Find out more at

We're changing the world, one chip at a time. Our analog and embedded processing products power electronics across every industry and help to make the world smarter, safer, greener, healthier and more fun


AnSem is Europe's leading fabless analog ASIC design service company, designing and delivering state-of-the-art analog, RF and mixed-signal integrated circuits to customers worldwide. Founded in 1998 and headquarters based in Leuven, Belgium, AnSem specializes in the development of advanced integrated circuits for wired and wireless data transmission, sensor data acquisition, ultra-low power and high voltage applications. AnSem has more than 500 years of ASIC design experience and the team has completed over 70 projects. AnSem is ISO 9001:2015 certified and a proven and solid development partner for ambitious and visionary customers, reaching for leadership in global markets. AnSem manages the complete ASIC development and supply flow, being a true one stop shop for its industrial, medical and automotive OEM companies. To find out more, please visit the AnSem website at

River Publishers, an academic publishing company incorporated in Denmark, and with offices in The Netherlands, US, Japan, UK and India, specializes in the publication of science & technology books and journals. All our books are peer-reviewed, and they are indexed in the Web of Science Book Citation Index. We welcome new book proposals on innovative and important research topics, and please visit our booth during the ESSCIRC/ESSDERC 2017 in Leuven to view our current portfolio in Circuits, Systems and Devices.

Springer is part of Springer Nature, which has over 8,000 employees in over 30 countries.  Springer publishes a wide variety of scientific and technical book and journal content, including over 8,000 book titles per year and over 2,500 journals.  Our content is distributed globally, via our online portal known as Springerlink, as well as in-print via and a variety of retail outlets, e.g.,  Our book publishing includes a variety of content types, including textbooks, professional books, research monographs, and major reference works.  Since Springerlink has authorized users at over 6,000 institutions around the world, our authors’ work has unparalleled global reach.  We offer our authors individualized, expert relationships, throughout the lifecycle of their publishing effort.  Please visit the Springer exhibit and discuss your next book with Charles Glaser, Editorial Director ( 

The ESSDERC/ESSCIRC joint conference is the most important and successful conference on microelectronics technology and circuits in Europe, annually organized for already more than four decades.


It aims to provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of recent advances in this field. The keynote and invited speakers from academia and industry, the tutorials and workshop, as well as the quality of the presentations and the networking opportunities are making this conference a key event attended by researcher s and industrialists from all over the world.


As a sponsor you company/organization will benefit from the high visibility offered by this success and gain access to world’s  leading R&D institutions and industries.


Some sponsoring packages are still available: 

  • Platinum Sponsor Package

  • Gold Sponsor Package

  • Silver Sponsor Package

  • Bronze Sponsor Package

All sponsoring packages can be customized to suit your company/organization preference. In all cases the sponsoring company/organization will be clearly identified.


Please contact the Organizing Secretariat for further information.

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