The International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors is a set of documents produced by a group of semiconductor industry experts. These experts are representative of the sponsoring organizations which include the Semiconductor Industry Associations of the United States, Europe, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan.

The documents produced carry this disclaimer: "The ITRS is devised and intended for technology assessment only and is without regard to any commercial considerations pertaining to individual products or equipment".

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The ITRS has numerous meetings throughout the year. The current schedule is here.

The documents represent best opinion on the directions of research into the following areas of technology, including time-lines up to about 15 years into the future:


  1. History
  2. Leadership Team
  3. Sponsors
  4. ITRS 2.0


   System Drivers/Design
   Test & Test Equipment
   Front End Processes
   Process Integration, Devices and Structures
   Radio Frequency and Analog/Mixed-Signal Technologies
   Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
   IC Interconnects
   Factory Integration
   Assembly & Packaging
   Environment, Safety & Health
   Yield Enhancement
   Modeling & Simulation
   Emerging Research Devices
   Emerging Research Materials