Almere, The Netherlands
June 2, 2017

ASM International N.V. (Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) today announces that it will be hosting a technology seminar in Kyoto, Japan on Tuesday June 6, 2017, in conjunction with the VLSI Symposium.

In this technology seminar, ASM will highlight the challenges and potential solutions for achieving next generation devices.

The agenda is as follows:

6.00 pm               Reception, drinks and food
6.40 - 6.45 pm     Dr. Ivo Raaijmakers (ASM) - Welcome and introduction
6.45 - 7.15 pm     Invited speaker: Dr. Tohru Mogami (PETRA) - "Introduction of silicon photonics technology"
7.15 - 7.45 pm     Dr. Toshihisa Nozawa (ASM) - "ALD technologies for future Si devices"

Following the presentations, there is room for open discussion and networking.

The ASM technology seminar will take place in the Kokin room (5th floor) at the Hotel Granvia Kyoto. The room will open at 6:00 pm for invited attendees. Interested parties should contact Rosanne de Vries, +31 88 100 8569,

About ASM International

ASM International NV, headquartered in Almere, the Netherlands, its subsidiaries and participations design and manufacture equipment and materials used to produce semiconductor devices. ASM International, its subsidiaries and participations provide production solutions for wafer processing (Front-end segment) as well as for assembly & packaging and surface mount technology (Back-end segment) through facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan and Asia. ASM International's common stock trades on the Euronext Amsterdam Stock Exchange (symbol ASM). For more information, visit ASMI's website at

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Rosanne de Vries

T: +31 88 100 8569

M: +31 651 252 448


ASMI To Host Technology Seminar