Keynote Speaker


Ted Letavic, GlobalFoundries

"40 Years of Innovation: What has Changed?"


Ted Letavic

Ted Letavic is a Corporate Fellow and Senior Vice President of Technology Innovation at GlobalFoundries.  He is a group leader with technical roadmap responsibility for solution architecture and semiconductor innovation in market segments that include compute and datacenter, wired and wireless infrastructure, mobility, industrial/IoT/ATV, and high speed communications.  His recent research interests include silicon photonics, sub tera-Hertz semiconductor devices, analog compute-in-memory, and quantum systems.  He has over 60 US patents granted, has authored over 70 reviewed scientific papers, and serves on numerous academic and industrial advisory boards.  He received a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.