National Microelectronics Institute

About Us

About Us

NMI is more than just the trade association representing the UK Electronic Systems, Microelectronics and Semiconductor Communities. We aim to be the home for the electronics industry here - from skills, to innovation, to R&D, to manufacturing, to design, advocacy and representation - we're here to tackle the issues.

Our objective is to aid the development of a sustainable, world-leading industry by building a strong network and acting as a catalyst and facilitator for commercial and technological development. 

A not-for-profit organisation funded by its members, NMI is the home for a membership that spans the electronics supply chain and includes Electronic Systems Design and Manufacturing Companies, Integrated Device Manufacturers, Fabless Semiconductor Manufacturers, Semiconductor Foundries, Semiconductor Suppliers, Electronic Design Services, Intellectual Property Providers, Research & Academic Institutions, National and Regional Government Agencies.

NMI’s work includes:

  • Encouraging innovation, communication and collaboration through networking, funding, brokering and sign-posting activities.
  • Representing the Electronic Systems, Micro & Nano-electronics sectors to government, policy makers and public funding bodies.
  • Supporting skills development, education and training.
  • Improving operational efficiency through benchmarking and best practice initiatives.
  • Providing an industry specific information flow

NMI welcomes collaborations on a national and global basis, ensuring we can deliver the very best service to members and partners.


Visit the Member Benefits area to discover how NMI can help your organisation or to sign up and join the many members united behind the common cause.

TAF member 2009/10

Taf Membership Success Award Taf Award for NMI 

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