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Head of technology
Head of technology
has been a Member of the Board of Directors since the incorporation of u-blox Holding AG in 2007. He served as CEO of u-blox AG from 2002 to 2022 and as Head of Marketing and Sales from 2002 until 2019. In 1987, he was appointed Member of the Executive Committee of Melcher Holding AG, Switzerland, where he acted as CEO from 1991 to 1998. Thereafter, he served as CEO of Kistler Holding AG, Switzerland, from 1999 to 2001. Thomas Seiler is a member of the Board of Directors of Alpstock AG, Switzerland, and chairman of Leitwert AG, Switzerland, and of RAAAM Technologies Ltd, Israel. Thomas Seiler holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH) and an MBA diploma from INSEAD, France. He is a citizen of Switzerland.
is an experienced business and technology leader. He now serves as an advisor to several private companies. Recently Danny served as vice president, the International Division of the Israel Innovation Authority, responsible for R&D partnerships with governments, multinational corporations, and other entities worldwide. Danny had a long career in the semiconductor industry. Between 2005 –2016 he served as senior vice president of marketing and strategy, and a member of the executive staff at Altera, where he led all business units, marketing, technical services, and corporate development. For several years during his tenure with Altera Biran served as a member of the board of directors of the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA). Prior to Altera Danny was CEO of Silverback Systems, a privately held company, and before that, he held various leadership positions at LSI Logic and National Semiconductor. Danny has a BSEE and an MBA from Tel Aviv University in Israel.
is a co-founder of RAAAM, a Bar-Ilan University and EPFL spin-off in the field of VLSI embedded memories, where he is leading the research and development of high-density logic-compatible embedded memories. Mr. Giterman received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical and computer engineering from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Be’er Sheva, Israel, in 2013 and 2014, respectively, as part of the Fast Track Program for outstanding students. He completed his Ph.D. in the Emerging Nanoscaled Circuits and Systems Labs Research Center at Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel, in 2018. In November 2018, he joined the Telecommunications Circuits Laboratory in the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland, as a post-doctoral researcher. As part of his research, he has led the front-end and physical implementations of over 5 integrated circuits. In addition, he mentored 1 Ph.D. thesis, 8 MSc projects, and 8 BSc projects in the field of VLSI-embedded memories. Mr. Giterman has authored over 30 scientific papers and holds 8 patents. He is a co-author of the book Gain-Cell Embedded DRAMs for Low-Power VLSI Systems-on-Chip (Springer).
was born in Munich, Germany, in 1975. He received his Dipl.-Ing. degree in 2000 from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. He then joined the Integrated Systems Laboratory of ETH Zurich, from where he graduated with a Dr. sc. techno. degree in 2006. In 1998, he worked at Siemens Semiconductors, San Jose, CA. During his doctoral studies, he was an intern with Bell Labs Wireless Research for a total of one year. From 2006 to 2007, he held positions as a postdoctoral researcher at the Integrated Systems Laboratory and at the Communication Theory Group of the ETH Zurich. In 2007 he co-founded Celestrius, an ETH spinoff in the field of MIMO wireless communication, where he was responsible for the ASIC development as Director for VLSI. In January 2009, he joined ETH Zurich as SNF Assistant Professor and as head of the Signal Processing Circuits and Systems group at the Integrated Systems Laboratory. In January 2011, he became a Tenure Track Assistant Professor at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) where he is leading the Telecommunications Circuits Laboratory in the School of Engineering. In June 2018 he was promoted to the role of a Tenured Associate Professor. In 2000, Mr. Burg received the Studer Award and the ETH Medal for his diploma and his diploma thesis, respectively. Mr. Burg was also awarded an ETH Medal for his Ph.D. dissertation in 2006. In 2008, he received a 4-years grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) for an SNF Assistant Professorship. In his professional career, Mr. Burg was involved in the development of more than 25 ASICs. He is a member of the IEEE and of the European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP).
received his B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, in 1999. He completed his M.Sc. in 2002 and his Ph.D. (summa cum laude) in 2006, respectively, at Ben-Gurion University in Israel. He was a postdoctoral fellow in the ATIPS laboratory at the University of Calgary (Canada) from 2006-2008. In 2008 he joined Ben-Gurion University in Israel, as a faculty member in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. There he founded the Low Power Circuits and Systems (LPC&S) laboratory, specializing in low power circuits and systems. In October 2012 Professor Fish joined the Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Engineering as an Associate Professor and the Head of the nanoelectronics track. In March 2015 he founded the Emerging Nanoscaled Integrated Circuits and Systems (ENICS) labs. Currently, he is a Full Professor and heads the EnICS Impact Center. Professor Fish’s research interests include power reduction methodologies for high speed digital and mixed signal VLSI chips, energy efficient SRAM and eDRAM memory arrays, CMOS image sensors and biomedical circuits, systems and applications and hardware security. He has authored over 170 scientific papers in journals and conferences. He has also submitted more than 30 patent applications of which 14 have been granted. Professor Fish has published three book chapters and one book as an editor. Professor Fish founded and served as Editor-in-Chief for the MDPI Journal of Low Power Electronics and Applications (JLPEA) from 2012 to 2018. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE Sensors Journal, IEEE Access Journal, Microelectronics Journal (Elsiever) and Integration, and the VLSI journal (Elsiever). He has also served as the chair of different tracks of various IEEE conferences. Prof. Fish is a member of the Sensory, VLSI Systems and Applications and Bio-Medical Systems Technical Committees of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society.
received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering and the M.Sc. degree from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, in 2006 and 2011, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the Low Power Circuits and Systems Labs, VLSI Systems Center, in 2014, under the supervision of Prof. A. Fish. He was a Design Engineer with Marvell Semiconductors from 2006 to 2007, with an emphasis on physical implementation. From 2014 to 2015, he was a Post-Doctoral Researcher with the Telecommunications Circuits Laboratory, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, under a Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship. In 2015, he joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Bar-Ilan University, as a Tenure Track Senior Lecturer, and as a Partner with the Emerging Nanoscaled Integrated Circuits and Systems Labs research center. He has authored over 50 scientific papers and four patent applications, and has participated in over 15 IC tapeouts. He has co-authored the recently published book Gain-Cell Embedded DRAMs for Low-Power VLSI Systems-on-Chip (Springer). He is a member of the technical and review boards of several conferences and journals.