SEOUL, South Korea and CUPERTINO, Calif., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation ("MagnaChip") (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed signal semiconductor products, today announced that it will host its 2013 Foundry Technology Symposium with a kickoff in Santa Clara, Calif., on Thursday, May 16, 2013.
The annual foundry symposium will also be hosted in Austin, TX on May 21, 2013, with the purpose of providing participants an in-depth understanding of MagnaChip's manufacturing services (foundry) business, its specialty technology processes, target applications and end-markets, as well as current and future semiconductor foundry trends.
MagnaChip will provide an in-depth overview of its specialty process technologies and will highlight its technology portfolio and roadmap including technologies such as mixed-signal, BCD, ultra-high voltage and non-volatile memory. In addition, MagnaChip will discuss applications such as smartphones, tablet PCs, and automotive. MagnaChip will also review MagnaChip's design environment and on-line customer service tool known as "iFoundry".
"We are very pleased to host MagnaChip's 3rd Annual Foundry Technology Symposium in the United States again this year," said Namkyu Park, Senior Vice President of Marketing for MagnaChip's Semiconductor Manufacturing Services Division. "We are planning to offer the many participants with an opportunity to better understand the foundry market dynamics as well as provide insights into MagnaChip's specialty process technologies."
More than one hundred fabless and other semiconductor companies are expected to attend the technology symposiums in Santa Clara and Austin. To sign up for MagnaChip's 3rd Annual Foundry Technology Symposium and for more details, please visit www.magnachip.com or ifoundry.magnachip.com.
About MagnaChip Semiconductor
Headquartered in South Korea, MagnaChip Semiconductor is a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products for high volume consumer applications. MagnaChip Semiconductor believes it has one of the broadest and deepest range of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platforms in the industry, supported by its 30-year operating history, a large portfolio of registered and pending patents, and extensive engineering and manufacturing process expertise. For more information, please visit www.magnachip.com.