Munich, GermanyReserve your ticket today!
Wednesday May 6th
|12:15||Registration, Networking and Light Food|
|13:30||Welcome from Sandro Grigolli, EMEA Executive Director, GSA|
|13:45||Opening remarks: Dr. Maria Marced, President, TSMC Europe & GSA EMEA Leadership Council Chair|
|13:55||Keynote: Telcos Plans Impact Semiconductor Ecosystem|
|Telefonica Research and Development, President & CEO: David del val Latorre|
|14:15||Session One: Cognitive Technologies and Immersive Interfaces|
|14:15||Nokia Networks, Chief Architect: Volker Ziegler|
|14:30||ARM, General Manager, CPU Group: Noel Hurley|
|14:45||Networking Break sponsored by Kilopass|
|15:15||Movidius, CEO: Remi El-Ouazzane|
|15:30||Oculus VR, Co-founder, VP Engineering: Jack McCauley|
|15:45||Panel Discussion and Q&A moderated by Brett Simpson, Arete Research|
|16:30||Networking Break sponsored by Infineon|
|17:00||Fireside Chat: How to scale in a low growth industry?|
|CSR, CEO: Joep van Beurden|
|Dialog Semiconductor, CEO:Dr. Jalal Bagherli|
|17:45||Session Two: IoT - Advanced Analytics, Security & Privacy|
|17:45||Cisco Systems - Internet of Everything Solutions Group, CTO: John Baekelmans|
|18:05||Infineon Technologies - Chip Card and Security Division, President: Dr. Stefan Hofschen|
|18:20||McKinsey & Co, Partner & Head of EMEA Semiconductors Practice: Dr. Harald Bauer|
|18:35||Panel Discussion and Q&A moderated by Harald Bauer, Partner & Head of EMEA Semiconductors Practice, McKinsey & Co. *To ask questions during the panel Q&A, text “GSA” to +1 603-369-4994|
|19:05||Transport to VIP Dinner (BMW World)|
|19:20||VIP Cocktail Reception (Visit the Travel Page for more information about the location of the Reception)|
|20:30||VIP Reception & Dinner (Visit the Travel Page for more information about the location of the Dinner)|
Thursday May 7th
|8:45||Session Three: IoT Applications|
|8:45||Siemens Digital Factory Division, Director Digital Enterprise Architecture: Stefan Bihler|
|9:00||Nordic Semiconductor, CTO: Svein-Egil Nielsen|
|9:15||Digital Convergence, Executive Partner: Harry Strasser|
|9:30||ams, Senior Director and General Manager, DIV Full Service Foundry & Strategy: Markus Wuchse|
|9:45||AMFitzgerald, Founder: Alissa Fitzgerald|
|10:00||Panel Discussion and Q&A moderated by Alissa Fitzgerald, AMFitzgerald|
|11:10||Session Four: The Road to the Self Driving Car|
|11:10||IHS, Principal Analyst, Automotive Semiconductors: Luca De Ambroggi|
|11:25||BMW Group, Head of Semiconductor Standards and Environment Simulation: Ingo Birner|
|11:40||Panasonic Automotive Systems Company, Executive Director - Product Planning Strategy & Innovation: Hakan Kostepen|
|11:55||Infineon Technologies - Automotive Division, VP Systems Group: Hans Adlkofer|
|12:10||GLOBALFOUNDRIES Dresden, Senior VP and General Manager: Rutger Wijburg|
|12:25||Networking Lunch sponsored by TSMC|
|13:25||Panel Discussion and Q&A moderated by Luca De Ambroggi, IHS|
|14:05||Session Five: The Connected Car|
|14:05||NXP - Automotive Division, Vice President R&D, Strategy & New Business: Lars Reger|
|14:20||STMicroelectronics, VP Automotive Product Group, GM Microcontroller & Infotainment Division: Fabio Marchiò|
|14:35||Freescale, Director, EMEA FAE Automotive: Stefan Singer|
|14:50||Panel Discussion and Q&A moderated by Luca De Ambroggi, IHS|
|Early Bird Rates
(1 Jan - 31 Mar 15)
(After 1 May 15)
On-site registration will open at 12:15 on Wednesday, 6 May 2015.
Delegate cancellations will receive a full refund through Friday, 3 April 2015. Cancellations after 3 April 2015 will be charged in full.
As space is very limited, the booths will be allotted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Register for your booth today by clicking the button above.
* International adapters not included.
Please visit our Travel Page for details on Sofitel rooms, additional hotels near the Sofitel and getting around Munich.
* All delegate and exhibitor conference passes include entry to the VIP dinner and exclude 19% VAT.
If you are registering for another person, please log in as the attendee.
For assistance with login, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Susan Jackson at +1 214-306-7074.
GSA is exceptionally grateful for the generous support of our sponsors. Without them, events such as these would not be possible.
Contact Hayley Warmack for sponsorship details.
GSA has secured a limited number of discounted rooms for conference delegates at GSA's preferred hotel, the Sofitel Munich Bayerpost.
Room Block Dates: Arrival 5 May 2014 | Departure 7 May 2014
To make an individual room reservation, attendees will need to contact the Sofitel reservation department. The Sofitel must receive valid credit card information from each guest to guarantee the booking.
Booking Code: GSA FORUM
Cost per room per night:
Roomrate Single use €320 including Breakfast
Roomrate Double use €360 including Breakfast
Guests can cancel free of charge prior 8 days to the event.
After that, 90% will be charged.
T +49 89 59948 – 3000
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Munich is an exciting city, offering delegates a multitude of destinations, nightlife and tourist attractions.
This year VIP Reception and Dinner will take place in an exceptional venue: BMW World, the top tourist attraction in Munich and Bavaria. All registered attendees will be invited to attend the VIP Cocktail Reception and the VIP Dinner at the end of the first day of the event, Wednesday May 6th: these offer unparalleled networking opportunities.
There are several easy ways to get to and from the Munich Airport (MUC).
The Sofitel Munich Bayerpost hotel is just 100 m away from Munich Central Station, so take any of the following train or underground lines: S1-S8 (from Munich Airport),U1, U2, U4, U5,U7, U8 and follow the signs to "MUNCHEN ZENTRUM HAUPTBAHNHOF".
S1-S8 lines depart from the airport to the city center every 10 minutes. The airport stop is just steps from Terminal 1 and 2. Get off atMUNCHEN ZENTRUM HAUPTBAHNHOF (Munich Central Station).
Terminal 1: On the arrival and departure level (E04) right in front of exits A to E
Terminal 2: Along the access ramp for buses and taxis to the north of the arrival level (E03) and the departure level (E04)
Central Area: Level E03 to the north of the Central Area
Contact Hayley Warmack for exhibition details.
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