The 18th World MicroMachine Summit


The 18th World Micromachine Summit (MMS 2012) will be organized by the Taiwan delegation.

We are very pleased to announce that MMS2012 will be held in Hsinchu City, which is known as the base of High Technology Industry and Research in Taiwan. There are over 350 high-tech companies (such as TSMC, UMC, etc.), five national labs and an over 6000-employee non-profit industrial technology research institute (ITRI) in this area.

About Micromachine Summit
The Micromachine Summit (was first organized in 1995) provides a Micro-Nano Technology snapshot to worldwide industrial, academic and government initiatives. Delegations from the most important regions and countries in the Microtechnology arena participate in the Summit. Delegates gather in a roundtable environment to address topics of special interest and discuss the progress and policies in each country and region.

Topics of Special Interest for MMS 2012
(1) Eco-systems for Microsystems and Micro technologies
(2) Commercialization of Microsystems

Photo and Presentation files for MMS 2012
Meeting_day1, Meeting_day2
MMS_Tour1, MMS_Tour2
Welcome_ReceptionBanquet, Gala_Dinner


We are looking forward to welcoming you in Hsinchu!
Prof. Weileun Fang
MMS 2012 General Chair

Chief Delegate of Taiwan
Dept. of Power Mechanical Eng.,
National Tsing Hua University, 
Hsinchu, Taiwan

Prof. Yu-Cheng Lin
MMS 2012 Organizing Committee Chair
Dept. of Eng. and System Science
National Cheng Kung University,
Tainan, Taiwan
Prof. Pei-Zen Chang
MMS 2012 Organizing Committee Co-chair
Institute of Applied Mechanics,
National Taiwan University,
Taipei, Taiwan
Prof. Jin-Chern Chiou
MMS 2012 Organizing Committee Co-chair
Dept. of Electrical Eng.,
National Chiao Tung University,
Hsinchu, Taiwan
Mr. Ted Ho
MMS 2012 Organizing Committee Co-chair
ITRI South,
Deputy Executive Director
Tainan, Taiwan