Industry Associations

EnSilica are active within a number of Industry Associations. Participation within these forums helps EnSilica to understand industry trends, develop business relationships and contribute to the development of new technologies and innovation within the UK electronics industry.

National Microelectronics Institute

NMI is the premier trade association for the Microelectronics industry in the UK and Ireland. Our mission is to help build and support a strong semiconductor community and act as the catalyst and facilitator for sector development.

Cambridge Wireless

Cambridge Wireless is a leading and vibrant wireless community with a rapidly expanding network of companies interested in the application of wireless technologies. In addition to high profile VIP networking activities and support for business development activities, we run over 13 Special Interest groups (SIGs), each focused on a specific technology and/or market area. SIG meetings provide opportunities for member organisations to meet, form partnerships and exploit opportunities for new business. Our interests include all major wireless technologies including: 3G/WCDMA/HSPA, Bluetooth, WiMAX, Ultra Wide Band (UWB), LTE, NFC, CDMA, WiFi, ZigBee and RFID

Cambridge Wireless

The Mission of the Cambridge Network is to link like minded people from business and academia to each other and to the global high technology community for the benefit of the Cambridge region. The Cambridge Network enables its members to work together and leverage their collective resources in new ways for the benefit of technology-enabled enterprise and adjacent stakeholders in the Cambridge region. We are committed to: Raising Cambridge’s Game, Collaborative Advantage and Sharing for Success. We achieve this by using a variety of technology, knowledge and people-based tools to enhance business processes both on a local and a global scale. We facilitate member communication through this website and we organise about 40 member events each year.

Silicon South West

Silicon SW has been established to promote the region’s electronics in the South West, across the UK and in key markets across the world.

Electronics Knowledge Transfer Network

The goal of the Electronic Knowledge Transfer Networkis to support the electronic design community across the UK, driving innovation to maintain our excellence for innovative electronic design.


IESA is the premier trade body representing the Indian Electronic System Design and Manufacturing ESDM industry and has represented it since 2005. It has over 250 members – both domestic and multinational enterprises. IESA is committed towards building global awareness for the Indian ESDM industry and supporting its growth through focused initiatives in developing the ecosystem. This is through publishing credible data, networking events and alliances with other international associations. IESA works closely with the Government as a knowledge partner on the sector, both at the centre and at the state level.