TSEA HONORS 2009 EXHIBITORS’ CHOICE WINNERS

Posted by on Jul 23, 2009 in blog | No Comments

Chicago, IL – July 23, 2009 – A record number visitors flooded the Trade Show Exhibitors Association (TSEA) website this year to vote for the First Annual Exhibitors’ Choice Awards. The winners were announced last night at the TSEA Foundation Gala in conjunction with the TS2 show in Chicago, IL. Over 400 exhibit industry professionals […]

SEMICON West & InterSolar NA 09 Recap

Posted by on Jul 20, 2009 in blog | No Comments

As the end of the week came for SEMICON West and InterSolar North America 2009, there are probably many issues, news, standards, products, and more to discuss and debate. There were announcements of new products, introductions of new companies, grumblings from exhibitors and attendees, praises, good days, and bad days. Every circumstance is different and […]

It All Comes To An End, Day Three

Posted by on Jul 16, 2009 in blog | No Comments

As day 3, the final day of SEMICON West and InterSolar NA 2009 started, there were a few questions as to how the day would go. Typically, day 3 of the show is busy in the morning and after lunch, slower but not that bad. Here are a few observations from day 3. In the […]

More Foot Traffic? Day Two

Posted by on Jul 15, 2009 in blog | No Comments

Typically, the second day of the show is the busiest day for attendees and foot traffic in the halls. By lunch, the aisles are getting to be crowded with people carrying large bags full of material and giveaways. Sometimes, they are so packed, you can not even walk in the aisle without getting hit with […]

Showtime, Day One

Posted by on Jul 14, 2009 in blog | No Comments

It was the first day of SEMICON West and InterSolar NA 09 and we’ve got a report all the halls. As normal practice for some, 9am is the time when people start trickling in to setup, clean up, prepare, and get the last minute things done. And of course, there are some that come in […]

Final Day Of Move In = Large Aisles

Posted by on Jul 13, 2009 in blog | No Comments

As the final day of move in for SEMICON West and InterSolar North America 2009 started today, a few things of interest are of note. Not many exhibitors were on the floor bright and early at 8am and at the same time, there were still some booths that were not quite finished. We finished setting […]

Where Is Everyone?

Posted by on Jul 10, 2009 in blog | No Comments

It is day two of move in for SEMICON West 2009 and there is already many booth structures up and nearly complete. There are a few things of interest to note as well. SEMICON itself is back to where it used to be, just in North and South halls. Intersolar North America is in West […]

SEMICON West 09 Is Here

Posted by on Jul 9, 2009 in blog | No Comments

For me personally, SEMICON West is THE show every year. Having been involved within the semiconductor industry for just about 10 years now, this show has always been a highlight of the year for me. It always was the largest show on the SEMI circuit and always brought in the who’s who of the industry […]

EE Times – 10 Semiconductor Companies In Trouble

Posted by on Jun 10, 2009 in blog | No Comments

There was a very interesting article written and published on EE Times.com the other day regarding some semiconductor companies that are heading if not already in trouble. Having worked and been associated with the semiconductor industry for about 10 years now, this was great reading and yet, not a total shock. The article can be […]

JavaOne Pavilion 2009

Posted by on Jun 9, 2009 in blog | No Comments

The JavaOne Conference and Pavilion was held last week in San Francisco at the Moscone Center and we were in attendance. This event is mainly a conference filled with programs, seminars, training sessions, releases, and more. It does incorporate a Pavilion that includes exhibitors and partners within the technology community. In the past this event […]