India is fast emerging as a destination to watch out for
companies in the ESDM industry. Delegations to India are aimed at
exploring business interests, partnership collaboration with IESA
members. IESA has also organised trade delegations from India to
countries with strong presence in the semiconductor related
ESDM companies around the world are looking towards India for the
quality of talent and the level of expertise the industry here
brings to the table. Delegations from other countries have focused
on collaborating with Indian companies to leverage their skills.
IESA offers Indian companies business opportunities through
delegations to other countries.
Delegation during 2008-09:
Israel - April 2008
- the first trade delegation to Israel from the semicon industry
in India was organised with the intent to promote business and
collaboration between the two countries including technology,
business incubators. It was a 3-day programme with industry and
academic visits, a seminar to share mutual perspectives and
Taiwan - June 2008
- it was a semiconductor business delegation to semitech
Taipei. The delegation went on a mission to showcase India's
strength's and achievements in semiconductor design and to attract
business collaboration in semiconductor design services.
Japan - November 2008 - IESA signed a MoU with the Asia
Semiconductor Trading Support Association (ASTSA) during the visit
to Japan MAP 2008 in Fukuoka, Japan. The MoU is aimed at
developing collaborations between the two countries in the
semiconductor design sector. IESA hosted inbound delegations from
Japan, UK, Israel and the Netherlands. These business delegations
explored the possibilities of collaboration with IESA members.