SEMI Global Advocacy delivers MORE value for the $2 trillion electronics industry. Promoting free trade, open markets and the protection of intellectual property (IP), SEMI has served as the voice of the semiconductor industry since 1970 – advocating and influencing public policy to speed time to better business results for members worldwide. SEMI meets with lawmakers to advance the industry’s interests and influence policy around trade and export controls, taxes, IP, research and development, STEM education, workforce development, and environment, health and safety.
Get involved or contact SEMI’s advocacy staff for perspectives and positions on vital industry issues. SEMI’s long and proven track record of success influencing public policy includes efforts ranging from decontrolling anisotropic plasma dry etching equipment to modernizing the international taxation system and maintaining the R&D credit in the United States. SEMI Advocacy delivers MORE value for your business.
SEMI supports strong protections and better enforcement for IP, and is involved in global research and education in this area.
SEMI supports tax policies that will ensure that all companies can compete on a level playing field.
Immigration is central to innovation and economic growth. SEMI supports efforts that will reform the current immigration system and allow talent to come to and stay in the United States.
SEMI advocates for government support of basic research, math and science education to fuel continuous advances in microelectronics technologies.
Environment, Health and Safety
SEMI members collaborate to address critical environment, health and safety issues to assure sustainable industry operations.
Global Advocacy Contacts
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Senior Director, International Standards
Vice President, Global Public Policy & Advocacy
Senior Manager, Standards & Advocacy
Senior Manager, Environment, Health, and Safety
Senior Manager, Advocacy and Public Policy
Vice President, Global Industry Advocacy
Executive Director, SEMI Foundation