Milestone
Year :
 

2017    Dec.

Nov.
Jul.

"Pen-Emulated Finger-Pen-Concurrent Touch Screen Solutions" was honored with the "2017 Innovative Product Awards" by the Science Park Administration.
"Fingerprint Smart Card" was honored with the "Innovative Products Award- Consumer Electronics Commodity"
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award & Special Contribution Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.

2016    Dec.

Dec.
Jul.

"Smart Fingerprint Identification Solution Program" was honored with the "2015 Innovative Product Awards" by the Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "2015 Science Park R&D Accomplishment Awards" by the Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.

2015    Dec.

Dec.

Dec.
Jul.
Jun.

ELAN was honored by the Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare with the "Badge of Accredited Healthy Workplace" – A Vitality Health Promotion Award for promoting a dynamic healthy workplace environment.
"Chromebook Smart-Touchpad and Smart-Touchscreen solutions" was honored with the "2015 Innovative Product Awards" by the Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "2015 Science Park R&D Accomplishment Awards" by the Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
Elan Corporate Social Responsibility Report obtained SGS accreditation, passed the AA1000AS Type II Moderate-level assurance and the GRI G4, dual international certifications.

2014     Jul.
Jun.

Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "2014 Science Park R&D Accomplishment Awards" by the Science Park Administration.

2013    Dec.
Dec.

Dec.
Dec.

Dec.
Nov.

    Oct.

    Sep.

Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "2nd Taiwan Mittelstand Award" by the Industrial Development Bureau of the Ministry of Economic Affairs
Mr. I. H. Yeh was awarded with the 31st "National Outstanding CEO Award"
"Windows 8 Single Chip Smart-TouchscreenTM Solutions" was conferred with the "2013 Innovative Product Awards"
by the Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "2013 Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award" by the Science Park Administration.
"Windows 8 Single Chip Smart-Touchscreen™ Solutions" was honored with the "Golden Award" & "Innovative Products Award" at the 2013 IT Month.
Awarded with the "Company Category Standardization Award" under the 14th "National Standardization Award" by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).
ELAN’s project on "3D Depth Sensor Portable Products with Touch Recognition" has been granted with the "Best Leading Product" subsidy by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).

2012    Dec.
Jun.
     

Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
"Smart-Touchscreen™ IC" was honored with the "Golden Award under IC & Components Category" & with "Best Choice of the Year" award in the Best Choice Award 2012 during the COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2012.

2011    Dec.

Aug.

Capacitive 10-Finger Touch Panel and Capacitive eStylus™ was conferred with the "2011 Innovative Product Awards" by the Science Park Administration
The project on "A Capacitive Type Touch Sensing with Force (Z-Axis) Detection" has been ratified and awarded with the "New Leading Product" subsidy by the Ministry of Economic Affairs

2010    Dec.
Dec.
Dec.

Jun.
Jan.

Smart-3D Remote Control™ was conferred with the "2010 Innovative Product Awards" by the Science Park Administration
Honored with the "2010 Science Park R&D Accomplishment Awards" by the Science Park Administration
High Identification Rate and Wide Dynamic Range Optical Identification SOC was granted with a subsidy by Hsinchu Science Park Administration after qualifying for the "Joint Industry & Academic Program for Advanced R&D Enhancement"
"Smart-Touchscreen™ with eStylus™" was honored with "The 13th Outstanding Photonics Product Award"
Smart-Remote™ was honored with the International CES 2010 "Innovations Design and Engineering Awards"

2009    Dec.

Dec.

Dec.

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Oct.
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Jun.

Jun.



Honored with the "2009 Outstanding Achievements of Overall Environmental Maintenance Award" by the Science Park Administration
Awarded by the Bureau of Health Promotion under Department of Health with the "Badge of Accredit Healthy Workplace" for promoting smoke free and healthy working environment.
Conferred with the "2009 International Interaction and Cooperation Enhancement Awards" by the Science Park Administration
Honored with the "2009 Science Park R&D Accomplishment Awards" by the Science Park Administration
Smart Remote Control was conferred with the "2009 Innovative Product Awards" by the Science Park Administration
Conferred with the 10th "Industrial Excellence Award" by the Ministry of Economic Affairs
Smart Remote Control was bestowed with the "Outstanding I.T. Application/ Products Award 2009" by IT Month.
Awarded with the 17th Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) Industrial Technology Advancement Awards (ITA Award) - Outstanding Enterprise Innovation Award
The "Development Plan for Flexible Capacitive Multi-Touch ITO Module for Portable Device" has been ratified and granted the "Industrial Technology Development Program" subsidy award by the Ministry of Economic Affairs.
ELAN products garnered the following awards from the Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2009 Award
 -  Transparent Touchpad conferred with the lone "Best Choice of the Year" award.
 -  Transparent Touchpad also honored with the "Best Choice for Peripherals, Accessories" category award.
 -  Smart Remote Control won the "Best Choice for Digital Entertainment Products" category award.

2008    Oct.
Oct.
Apr.

Conferred with the "2008 Innovative Product of Excellence Award" by Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
Elan and Elantech merger is in effect.
Elan's board of directors agreed to acquire Elantech Devices Corporation in an all-stock merger.

2007    Sep.

Mar.

Elan was awarded with the "2007 Excellence and Contribution in Invention and Creation Award" by the Ministry of Economic Affairs.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
2006    Oct.
Mar.
Honored with the "2006 Innovative Product of Excellence Award" by Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
2005    Dec.
Mar.

Conferred with an award from the Third Hsinchu Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.

2004    Dec.
Oct.

Oct.

Oct.
Jun.

May.
Mar.

Conferred with an award from the Second Hsinchu Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award.
Forbes Magazine acknowledged Elan Microelectronics as among the "The Best 100 Small Companies in Asia-Pacific Area for 2003."
Awarded with the Trophy of Excellence by the Economic Ministry during its 12th Industrial Technology Advancement Award held in October 2004.
Expanded and established another new IC Design Center in Tainan, southern Taiwan.
CommonWealth Magazine listed Elan Microelectronics as among the "The Best 1000 Companies in Taiwan for 2003." Elan ranked 305th in terms of revenue, 120th in terms of income after tax, and 109th in terms of profit margin.
Elan Microelectronics celebrates its 10th Founding Day Anniversary with a series of human-interest activities.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.

2003    Dec.
Oct.

Jul.

Jun.

Mar.

Conferred with an award from the First Hsinchu Science Park R&D Accomplishment Award.
Official permit received from the Technology Division of Economic Ministry to establish special R&D center for ultra-advanced innovative hi-tech products.
Received grants from the Bureau of Industry, Economic Ministry for the development of an innovative and unique high-tech R&D project.
In Line with Government Policy of Restructuring Company Organizations, Elan has Established an Independent Two Supervisors and a Single Board of Director for More Efficient Shareholders Function.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.

2002    Dec.
Oct.

Oct.
Mar.

Elan Chosen by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu as One of the 500 Fastest Growing Technology Enterprises in Asia.
Elan Microelectronics joins the band wagon to the East Coast of China by establishing a subsidiary (Elan Microelectronics Shanghai, Ltd.) in Shanghai.
Elan Microelectronics made it to the Forbes Global list as one of the "Best Under a Billion 200 Companies for 2002."
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.

2001    Dec.

Nov.
Oct.

Sep.
Jun.

Mar.
Feb.
Jan.

ELAN was honored with the 2001 Award of Excellence for Innovative Product from Hsinchu Science Based Industry Park Administration on December 14, 2002
Approved and certified as ISO 9001 compliant on November 21, 2001.
Elan was bestowed with the honor of winning the Gold Medal for Best Invention in the 2001 Invention Competition sponsored by the Intellectual Property Office under the Ministry of Economics.
Corporate shares are transfered out from OTC and listed in the mainboard on September 17,2001.
Sent application on June 18, to upgrade the company stocks from over-the-counter (OTC) to stock exchange level trading.
Honored with the "Distinguished Landscape Award" by the Hsinchu Science Park Administration.
Company relocation to new office building at 12 Innovation 1st Road.
Preliminary figures show that Elan's sales revenue for whole of last year (2000) amounts to NT$3.912 billion with a gross profit of NT$1.03 billion. With the continuation of robust business. Elan shares expect to graduate from OTC market and enter the Taiwan Stock Exchange by June of this year.

2000    Apr.

Elan shares start trading over the counter (OTC).

1999    Oct.

First among the local IC industry to introduce a dual system Caller ID single-chip that meets the market requirement of China, Taiwan, and Europe.

1998    Jun.

Mar.
Feb.

Ranked by the Commonwealth Magazine as Taiwan's 76th in terms of growth rate, 436th in sales amount, 138th in net income, and 57th in profit after tax from among the top 1000 Taiwanese manufacturers.
First among the local IC industry to introduce mouse with a button for scrolling.
Leads others in the local IC industry in the mass production of speech IC with microcontroller and 1024 dots LCD driver.

1997    Apr.

Mar.

Won the silver medal for outstanding invention from the Sixth Annual National Invention Award sponsored by Ministry of Economic Affairs of ROC.
Leads others in the local industry in the mass production of the "Virtual Pet" IC.

1996    Dec.
Nov.
Aug.
Mar.

Jan.

Received the Science Park's annual R&D Investment Award.
Introduced into worldwide market the first Caller ID IC chip with Call Waiting feature.
Introduced Taiwan's first Fuzzy development system with the 8-bit microcontroller.
Released into market the first and only melody synthesizer with built-in tiny controller based dual-channel sound processor, together with its development system.
Received grants from the Science Park Administration for innovative high-tech R&D projects in connection with the High-Speed PC Monitor Controller development.

1995     Jul.
Apr.

Jan.

Introduced the fastest high-speed 8-bit microcontroller and its development system into the market.
Received grants from the Science Park Administration's for projects on strategic products and components development. This is in recognition of ELAN's undertakings on Neural Net IC & it's Development System.
Introduced Taiwan's first full series development system for 4-bit microcontroller with wide operating voltage.

1994    May.

ELAN Microelectronics Corp. was established.