The IESA AI Summit being held on 11th & 12th May 2022


India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) is the premier industry body representing the Semiconductor and Electronics Systems design and manufacturing (ESDM) Industry in India. The IESA Hyderabad Chapter is organizing the second edition of “AI Summit – Driving Innovation” on May 11 & 12, 2022.  The Online Global Summit will share insights on how AI is driving the hardware and software ecosystem. 

Last year around 5000 AI enthusiasts including researchers, corporate employees, startups and students from across the globe participated.

The IESA AI Summit 2022 is also expected to witness 5000+ delegates with participation from Start-ups, Global companies, government and Academia.

The Two-Day Summit will have Keynote and Panel discussions by leaders from the Industry on a wide range of topics including Impact of AI on Semiconductor Industry, system level solutions, Hardware startups, Academic research, AI software development and opportunities for Investors.  

Some key speakers and panelists include Some key speakers being Ivo Bolsens (Sr. Vice President and CTO AECG, AMD), Michael Shebanow (CTO, AlphaICS),  Jeff Gehlhaar (VP & head of AI Software, Qualcomm),  Anand Ramamoorthy ( Vice President & Managing Director, Micron),  Donald McClymont (CEO, Indie Semiconductor), Pradeep Sukumaran (VP, AI SW at Ignitarium ), Sridhar H Rangarajan (Group Director – Engineering, Cadence), Anil Mankar (Co-Founder and CDO BrainChip).

Mr.Venkata Simhadri, CEO & MD Moschip Semiconductors, who Leads the IESA Hyderabad Chapter said  “Developments in Artificial Intelligence are proving beneficial for the semiconductor & electronics industry by creating new market opportunities. IESA is looking at tapping the opportunities brought forward by AI in the hardware space.”

Few of the Key dignitaries from the past Events:

Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister Sh. Rajeev Chandrashekar, MoS, E & IT, Govt of IndiaSh. Basavaraj Bommai, Chief Minister KarnatakaKapil Sibal, Ex-Minister of HRD & IT Joe Jenson, V.P. & GM, Intel Dr. Dipesh Patel, ARM Ray Bingham, Executive Chairman, Cypress Dr. Aart De Geus, CEO, Synopsys Lip-bu Tan, CEO Cadence & Chairman Walden International Sachin Pilot, Ex-Minister of State, IT Dr. Pallam Raju, MoS of Defence Sanjay Jha, CEO GlobalFoundries Supria Dhanda, Vice President & Country Manager at Western Digital Arvind Vasu, SVP Asia Investments, ABB Technology VenturesDavid Gamba, Senior Director, XilinxRaja Manickam, CEO – OSAT, Tata ElectronicsPurnandeshwari, MoS of HRD Dr. Ashwath Narayan, Minister of Electronics IT&BT, Govt. of KarnatakaSh. K T Rama Rao, Minster, IT & I, Govt of TelanganaBiplab Kumar Deb, CM, Govt of Tripura CM & Deputy CM of Karnataka Nivruti Rai, VP, Data Center Group, Country Head, Intel India Dr. Walden ‘Wally’ Rhines, CEO Emeritus, Mentor – A Siemens Business Dr. Omkar Rai, Director General, STPI, GoI Prof. V Kamakoti, Dept. of CS & E, IIT Madras Arvind Vasu, ABB Technology Ventures Sonam Wangchuk, Founder, HIAL & Co-founder, SECMOL Aloknath De, CTO and CVP, Samsung India Anku Jain, Managing Director, MediaTekDanilo Pau, IEEE Fellow, Fellow of ST Technical Staff Artificial Intelligence Tools STMicro, ItaliaH E Dana Kursh, Consul General of Israel to South India