MEMS Industry Group plans webinars on fab challenges, applications, more August 15, 2012 — The MEMS Industry Group (MIG) is planning webinars on micro electro mechanical systems (MEMS) from packaging challenges to how MEMS can benefit healthcare. MEMS Packaging — Transforming the Challenges into Solutions will take place August 21 with Charles Richardson, director of roadmapping, iNEMI and Bill Bottoms, 3MTS and International Electronics Manufacturing Initiative/International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors (iNEMI/ITRS) & Packaging TWG Chair. Register today! Learn more about MEMS in the ITRS in these articles: 2012 ITRS update: Back-end packaging and MEMS Roadmapping More than Moore: When the application matters Health Care is Brimming with Opportunities for MEMS will take place September 11, with Mehran Mehregany, Ph.D., director of the Wireless Health Program & Goodrich Professor of Engineering Innovation at Case Western Reserve University. Register today! MIG will also present 2012 Status of the MEMS Industry on October 3. Eric Mounier, Ph.D., senior analyst, MEMS Devices & Technologies, Yole Développement will speak, with moderators Jeff Perkins, president of Yole Inc. and Karen Lightman, managing director, MEMS Industry Group. Details on this webinar will be released shortly. Read Karen Lightman’s blog! Visit the MEMS Channel of Solid State Technology, and subscribe to our MEMS Direct e-newsletter!