GF Technology Summit 2021

The annual 2021 GF Technology Summit brought GF executives and technologists together with customers and partners to discuss the latest breakthroughs and innovations in the semiconductor industry.

The annual 2021 GF Technology Summit brought GF executives and technologists together with customers and partners to discuss the latest breakthroughs and innovations in the semiconductor industry.

Main Session

Welcome

Main Hall Session: Executives and Guests

CTO Tech Wizards Roundtable
Dr. Ted LetavicDr. Peter Gammel & Pirooz Parvarandeh, GF, Linley Gwennap, Linley Group

Welcome

Main Hall Session: Building a Culture of Inclusion

Emily Reilly & Mike Cadigan, GF, Sharawn Connors Tipton, Micron, Susan Schmitt Winchester, Applied Materials

Welcome

CTO Tech Wizards Roundtable

Dr. Ted LetavicDr. Peter Gammel & Pirooz Parvarandeh, GF, Linley Gwennap, Linley Group

Technical Track: Cams, Homes & Automobiles

Intro

Introduction: Cams, Homes & Automobiles

Mike Hogan, SVP & GM, Automotive, Industrial and Multi-market SBU, GF

Auto

Transforming Automotive Semiconductor Solutions

Mike Hogan, SVP & GM, Automotive, Industrial and Multi-market SBU, GF, Jens Fabrowsky, EVP, Automotive Electronics, Robert Bosch GmbH

Next Wave

Accelerating the Next Wave of Automotive Technologies

Dr. Kamal Khouri, VP, Automotive, Industrial & Multi-market SBU, GF, Joel Sylvester, CTO, Dukosi Ltd., Maha Achour, Ph.D., CEO, CTO & Founder, Metawave

Pushing the limits

Pushing the Limits of the IoT Space

Ed Kaste, VP, Automotive, Industrial & Multi-market SBU, GF, Sean McGrath, SVP BG Connectivity & Audio, Renesas

Ubiquity

Ubiquity of Security in IoT Designs

Ed Kaste, VP, Automotive, Industrial & Multi-market SBU, GF, Dominic Rizzo, OpenTitan Tech Lead & Manager at Google, Director at IowRISC CIC

Wireless Charging

Wireless Charging and USB Power Delivery Solutions

Francois Hebert, VP, Automotive, Industrial & Multi-market SBU, GF, Ichiro Aoki, President, Co-founder & Board Member, indie Semiconductor

Technical Track: Electrons & Photons in the Datacenter

Introduction - Photonics

Introduction – Electrons & Photons in the Datacenter

Amir Faintuch, SVP & GM, Computing & Wired Infrastructure SBU, GF

at the forefront

At the Forefront of Quantum Computing

Dr. Anthony Yu, VP, Computing & Wired Infrastructure SBU, GF, Pete Shadbolt, Co-founder & CSO, PsiQuantum

sil pho

Silicon Photonics Roundtable

Dr. Anthony Yu, VP, Computing & Wired Infrastructure SBU, GF, Dr. Ted Letavic, VP & CTO, Computing & Wired Infrastructure SBU, GF, Mark Wade, Co-founder & CTO, Ayar Labs, Nick Harris, Co-founder & CEO, Lightmatter

Advances In Cloud

Advances in Cloud Computing

James Blatchford, Ph.D., VP, Technology Enablement, GF, Jia Zeng, Ph.D., PMTS, Technology Enablement, GF, Arthur Zhang, Founder & COO, Enflame Technology

Datacenter

Connectivity in the Datacenter Fireside

Hiren Majmudar, VP, Computing & Wired Infrastructure SBU, GF, Lee Rusk, CVP, Program Management Server Business Unit, AMD

Technical Track: Going to the Next “G”

Intro G

Introduction – Going to the Next “G”

Dr. Bami Bastani, SVP & GM, Mobile & Wireless Infrastructure SBU, GF, Shankaran Janardhanan, VP, Mobile & Wireless Infrastructure SBU, GF

SatCom

Satellite Communications Roundtable

Dr. Peter Gammel, VP & CTO, Mobile & Wireless Infrastructure SBU, GF, John Cowles, Senior Director of Technology, Analog Devices, Harish Krishnaswamy, Co-founder & CTO, Mixcomm, Gabriel Rebeiz, Distinguished Professor & Member of the National Academy, UCSD, Arul Thangavelu, Senior Director & Scientist, Hughes Network Systems

Collaborating

Collaborating on Wireless Technologies

Shankaran Janardhanan, VP, Mobile & Wireless Infrastructure SBU, GF, Frank Stewart, GM, RF Solutions Business Unit, Qorvo

Video 21

Driving the Next Generation Mobile User Experience

Dr. Jamie Schaeffer, VP, Mobile & Wireless Infrastructure SBU, GF, Vivek Bhan, SVP & GM Custom Mixed-signal Business, Renesas, John Quigley, VP R&D, VP R&D Business Line Security and Connectivity, NXP Semiconductors

RF

RF Reference Designs and Ecosystem

Sarah Braasch, Senior Director, Design Engineering, GF, Nader Rohani, Fellow RF Design Engineering, GF, Shafi Syed, DMTS Design Engineering, GF