Moderator: IoT Panel
Michael was the Chief Technical Officer for Intel Corporation, Global Ecosystem Division. His career has a mixture of academic and industry positions, mostly in industry. Holding teaching and research positions at Princeton and University of Illinois, at Illinois he lead an internet application research team contributing findings to the US Internet committee. His industry roles included AT&T Bell-Labs, Sun Microsystems, and Intel.
At Bell Labs he was a co-architect for the Bellmac-32 processor and co-designed the System V Inode File System whose successors are used today. At Sun he led standards for the Solaris/UNIX team founding the Open Group to enable these standards. Michael came to Intel to head up Networking Applications research in Intel Labs.
His CTO role drove on customer innovation, design cost reduction, and other technologies and leading technical staff development. Efforts in technical staff development at Intel awarded him and his team the prestigious Intel Quality Award in 2015. His background includes projects in computer architecture, software, firmware, operating systems, networking, IoT, internet applications, standards, and computer security. Michael retired from Intel in June 2015.
He is the President of the IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS). He is a senior board member for the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES), he created and chairs the IEEE Industry Forum series that has successfully engaged industry in over 14 conferences. Michael is also a member of the IEEE Computer Society for over 27 years.