Information & Communication

Technology changes the world daily—is your business connected to developing opportunities around the world? From Brazil to China, ASEAN to Europe, the opportunities for innovative U.S. products and services are expanding daily.

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration (ITA) Global Tech & Cybersecurity Team is made up of market experts at U.S. Embassies and Consulates overseas and industry experts at U.S. Export Assistance Centers around the United States. The Team provides international market research on developing trends and business opportunities, procurement leads, and promotional events tailored to innovative technology companies. Team programs aim to support U.S. product and service exporters in sectors such as:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Apps & Mobile Tech
  • Blockchain
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Cloud Computing and Data Analytics
  • Cybersecurity
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Semiconductors
  • Smart Cities
  • Telecommunications

The Global Tech & Cybersecurity team is here to help you:

  • Promote your products and services worldwide
  • Identify and evaluate international partners
  • Navigate international documentation regulations
  • Successfully bid on foreign government contracts
  • Tap into export financing through our partners at the Small Business Administration and the U.S. Export-Import Bank

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Detailed Event Information For Semicon Japan 2017 (TFC Event) Detailed Event Information For Semicon Japan 2017 (TFC Event)
Semicon Japan 2017 (TFC Event) -- Computers/Peripherals, Computer Software, Computer Services, Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., Electronic Components, Electrical Power Systems, Telecommunications Eq., Telecommunications Services
Location/Date: Toyko, Japan 12/13/2017 - 12/16/2017
Event Summary:
SEMICON Japan was first held in 1986. After several years of continued growth, SEMICON has become Japan's largest semiconductor equipment & manufacturing show, attracting nearly 1,000 exhibitors and over 65,000 visitors every year. The main focus of SEMICON Japan is the further development of the Japanese semiconductor and related emerging industries. High level executives from the industry, science and government will present their view and showcase their latest products and technology. Restructuring and consolidation has led to a new focus for Japanese semiconductor manufacturers. As a result, the Japanese semiconductor manufacturing market experienced a growth in 2016, that was driven by higher spending for memory production as well as in the manufacturer of power semiconductors and "More than Moore" semiconductor technologies. Total equipment spending in Japan is estimated to have reached $4 billion. Combining this with the $8 billion spending on semiconductor materials, Japan represents about a $12 billion market in 2016 for the suppliers of equipment and materials in the semiconductor industry. More than a trade show, SEMICON Japan is your connection to the Japanese semiconductor market. SEMICON Japan broadens your exposure and connects you to the people and opportunities driving industry growth in Japan. Among the key program presentations and conferences at SEMICON Japan are: Semiconductor Used Equipment Business; 3D IC & Advanced Technologies Summit; 450 mm Manufacturing Seminar; Power Semiconductor Advancements; OSAT Executive Forum; SEMI Standards & EHS Workshops; International EHS Compliance and Regulatory Seminar; US Commercial Service IT Forum; Nano imprint Technology Study; Test & Assembly Conference; Future Vision Forum; Printed Electronics Symposium; Workforce Development & Job Fair; and, SEMI Technology Symposium.

Art Parades,
Senior Director, Global Exhibitions
Dorothea Blouin, Health/IT
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-1333
Deborah Misouria, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-1701
Art Parades, Semi Japan

Phone: 408-943-6982
Atsuko Shimada, Tokyo
Commercial Assistant
Phone: 81-3-3224-5075
Erick Kish, New Delhi
Commercial Officer
Phone: +81-3-3244-5091
Sheryl Hitomi, San Jose CA
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 408-316-7315

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