Microelectronics Technology Consortium
Establishing a stronger microelectronics and semiconductor technology ecosystem

About

METC

Launched by ASTRI in November 2022, the Microelectronics Technology Consortium (METC) aims to provide a networking and knowledge sharing platform for industry players from HK, Mainland China, in particular the GBA, and overseas in the Microelectronics and semiconductor field to explore collaboration and technology commercialisation opportunities.

Vision and Mission

Our main objective is to contribute to developing Hong Kong into an international innovation and technology hub through fostering the development of various technology ecosystems. We hope to leverage ecosystems to:

Reinforce Hong Kong’s role as a “Super-connector” with respect to technology development and knowledge transfer​

Lead and strengthen cross-industry initiative for Hong Kong industry development with a global vision, intended to be a platform facilitating technology collaboration among industry, research institutes, universities, academia and government

Enable members to engage with all levels of stakeholders for technology solutions as well as knowledge transfer

Key Events

A series of events and marketing activities will be organised including industry sharing, networking, seminars, workshops, platform connecting start-ups and investors, etc.

Members’ Benefits and Fee Schedule

Membership is classified into different tiers to enjoy various benefits. We welcome corporate and individual member joining us as Diamond, Gold or General member. Platinum member would be engaged by invitation only.

Diamond

Gold

General

Participation in the Microelectronics Ecosystem and Potential Project Development

  • Participate in core committee meetings

  • Receive first-hand information on relevant projects 

  • Joint establishment of strategy & direction for semiconductor industry development 

  • Priority to support and participate in relevant R&D projects & licensing rights thereof

Talent Pool Sharing

  • CVs of candidates be shared among core committee members if their consent are sought

  • Referral of talents to join core committee members’ company or participate in projects

Consultative Services (first 10 hours free, 20% off for next 10 hours)

  • Patent information sharing & analysis

  • Market & product trend analysis

  • Technical feasibility studies (modelling & simulation) 

Be part of the GBA Development & Investor Connection

  • Participate in core committee meetings for business & technical exchange

  • Getting information on cross-border project opportunity & GBA government funding application 

  • Venture Capital (VC) & start-up will be invited to our regular activities

Invitation to participate in Industry Conference, Symposium & Forum

  • Participate in key events co-organised with leading associations, companies and multipliers

  • Free seat for different membership tiers, subject to availability

Bi-monthly newsletters

  • Industry headlines, updates of key companies

  • Market forecast, updates of key technologies

An array of marketing activities in the pipeline, including seminar, webinar, workshop, networking & demonstration day where members can participate as speakers and/or audiences

(Higher priority)

1-Year Membership

Diamond Group Member
1-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2024)

HK$50,000

  • max. 10 members of group membership*
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Diamond Member
1-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2024)

HK$20,000

  • 1 representative from company or
  • 1 individual member
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Gold Member
1-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2024)

HK$4,000

  • 1 representative from company or
  • 1 individual member
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General Member
1-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2024)

HK$1,000

  • 1 representative from company or
  • 1 individual member
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3-Year Membership

Diamond Group Member
3-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2026)

HK$125,000

  • max. 10 members of group membership*
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Diamond Member
3-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2026)

HK$50,000

  • 1 representative from company or
  • 1 individual member
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Gold Member
3-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2026)

HK$10,000

  • 1 representative from company or
  • 1 individual member
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General Member
3-Year Membership (valid until 31 March 2026)

HK$2,200

  • 1 representative from company or
  • 1 individual member
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*No. of seats at a particular event/meeting is subject to seat availability and venue capacity.

– A member may join either under Organisation Membership or Individual Membership.  For Organisation Membership, ASTRI will list the applicant’s organisation/company as a Member of the Microelectronics Technology Consortium in the Member Directory.

Application Method