Silicon Europe Press Conference in Dresden

Silicon Europe: Joining Forces for European Leadership for Innovative Electronics - A 5 Step Joint Action Plan

Tuesday October 6th 2015, 11 a.m. – 12 (noon), Messe Dresden, Room ‘Ostrava’, Messering 6, 01067 Dresden, Germany

The following speakers will be happy to answer your questions:

  • To-be-elected Chairman of Silicon Europe (election: October 5th, 2015)
  • Willy van Puymbroeck, Head of Unit, DG-Connect, European Commission (Brussels, Belgium)
  • Heinz Martin Esser, President Silicon Saxony e.V. (Dresden, Germany)
  • Frank Boesenberg, Cluster Manager Silicon Saxony
  • (Dresden, Germany)
  • Caroline Avrillier, Sales Engineer SET Smart Equipment Technology, (Saint Jeoire, France)
  • N.N., new member of Silicon Europe Alliance

Background: The European cluster alliance Silicon Europe unites Europe’s leading micro- and nanoelectronics clusters and looks back at the past three years since its founding in 2012. Encouraged by the success of the project the decision was taken to continue the strong cooperation beyond the timeframe of the project, as an association welcoming other European micro-and nanoelectronics clusters. New accepted members will be presented along with the strategy paper by the new management team.

For any questions please contact:

WeichertMehner (Agency), Robert Weichert (, Franziska Ilbring (, Phone: +49 351 50140 – 200