I can not imagine what the automotive MEMs market would be like if / when the world economy picks up! While I would not want to spend big bucks on what I feel are frills (tire pressure monitoring for one) having them at low cost is "nice". I expect that overall the MEMs market will continue to grow as more devices rely on them and consumers value the added functionality.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.