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Silicon Valley Strategic Advisers (SVSA)  is an organization that was founded as the Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International’s (SEMI) Marketing Executive Council.  This group was responsible for organizing education programs and semiconductor industry forecasting events for SEMI for many years. In recent years, SVSA has evolved into an independent consulting organization.

SVSA was originally spearheaded by industry veterans John Housley and Dick Dryden and has since expanded to a group of more than 40 members.  The group meets monthly in Silicon Valley to discuss industry trends and on-going projects.

SVSA is focused on providing senior executive experience on a consulting basis across a broad cross section of industries and industry participants as well as engaging high school students, teachers, and parents in the opportunities provided by a science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) studies.