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Joe Draina, Associate Director, ISMI

Joe Draina

Named the associate director of International SEMATECH Manufacturing Initiative (ISMI) in April 2005, Joe Draina is currently on assignment from IBM.

An IBM senior engineering manager, he previously managed equipment engineering at IBM in New York, where he was responsible for 300mm process equipment fabricator implementations, including ramp-up methodology, resolution management of significant process equipment issues, equipment productivity, reliability, and costs.

A Team Effort
The costs of building and running a semiconductor fab continually on the rise. Joe Draina, the associate director at International SEMATECH Manufacturing Initiative (ISMI), explains how...