Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) March 03, 2017
UPW Micro 2017 will take place in Portland, Oregon, on May 31 & June 1 at The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower. UPW Micro is a unique conference that focuses on innovations in microelectronics industry water management. Following last year’s success, the conference will again feature a roundtables session and two parallel tracks: one focusing on UPW production and another on water and wastewater management for the microelectronics manufacturing processes. We work directly with industry experts and end-users to create a stimulating and in-depth agenda.
UPW Micro 2017 Co-Moderators:
· Steven Edmund, Intel
· Season Hill, Samsung Austin Semiconductor
· Alan Knapp, Evoqua Water Technologies
· Slava Libman, Air Liquide – Balazs Nanoanalysis
· Bob Mcintosh, Enviro-Energy Solutions
· Dan Wilcox, Samsung Austin Semiconductor
· Bernie Zerfas, GLOBALFOUNDRIES
The conference is accepting abstracts through March 17th.
We are excited to announce the first installment of the UPW Micro Learning Series, taking place on May 30th at the same venue and structured to be an interactive training workshop. The Series is a valuable addition to the conference and will focus on improving operational efficiency and increased productivity. The inaugural course will cover critical aspects of UPW production and microelectronics water management. The agenda of the training is inspired by end-users’ needs and designed in close collaboration with the UPW Micro 2017 co-moderating team. The UPW Micro Learning Series is perfect for anyone looking to build on a core understanding of best practices or to brush-up on practical applications and expand their knowledge base.
This year’s Learning Series will include the following topics:
· Operation and Troubleshooting for UPW & Water Management Systems
· Ion Exchange Resins
· Reverse Osmosis Operations
· Key UPW Instruments
· UPW Distribution System Design
· PVDF Piping Design, Operation & Maintenance
· Pipe Inspection
· Precipitation Processes
· Cooling Tower Optimization
· Scrubber Optimization
Registration for the UPW Micro Learning Series is now open. We have a limited number of highly discounted places for delegates to add the training workshop to the full conference registration for just $100. CE credits are available for most regions.
More information on UPW Micro Learning Series, UPW Micro call for papers and sponsorship opportunities is available at: http://www.ultrapurewatermicro.com