Join us for the Grand Opening of NXP’s new RF Gallium Nitride (GaN) 150 mm (6-inch) wafer size fab in Chandler, Arizona, USA. Stream online as we celebrate with NXP executives, government officials, our customers, industry experts and more. With our high-volume manufacturing expertise and consistency, our internal factory provides process optimization and streamlined innovation.

Opening Ceremony Speakers

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Kurt Sievers, NXP CEO

Paul Hart

Paul Hart, NXP EVP and GM Radio Power

Lars Reger

Lars Reger, NXP EVP and Chief Technology Officer

Doug Ducey

Doug Ducey, Arizona Governor

Opening Agenda

PST (GMT-7) Title
8:00 am Welcome and Opening Keynote with Kurt Sievers, NXP CEO
8:05 am GaN Fab Keynote - Paul Hart, NXP EVP and GM for NXP Radio Power Business Line
8:10 am City of Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke
8:15 am GaN Fab Ribbon Cutting
8:20 am Government Officials Keynote - Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, US Representative Greg Stanton, Arizona Senator Kyrsten Sinema, Arizona Senator Martha McSally
8:30 am Fab Tour

GaN Technical Sessions

PST (GMT-7) Title
8:35 am Innovation Keynote - Lars Reger, NXP SVP and Chief Technology Officer
8:40 am Why GaN for 5G - Directors of Product Management, Suhail Agwani and Eric Westberg
8:44 am Mic'd Up Moments with NXP RF Designers
8:46 am Optimizing GaN for RF - RF GaN Director, Monte Miller
8:49 am Magic Moment with GaN
8:50 am Linearizing in the Lab - RF Applications Manager, Justin Annes
8:55 am Ask the Experts GaN Panel - Principal Analyst at Mobile Experts, Dan McNamara, Director of International Wireless Industry Consortium (IWPC), Tom Watson, NXP VP, Jim Norling, NXP VP, Pierre Piel, interviewed by NXP RF Marketing Manager, Gavin Smith
9:05 am Let's Talk IP - NXP Patent Attorneys, Sherry Schumm and Bruce Green
9:08 am NXP Total Quality - NXP RF Quality Director, Bob Sulski
9:12 am Building a Fab - NXP GaN Fab Sr. Director, Geno Fallico
9:15 am Closing - NXP RF Marketing Manager, Gavin Smith