CEO Roundtable (press and invited guests only)

At electronica 2018, CEOs of leading economic figures discussed a current topic in the electronics industry, too.

The CEO Round Table is one of the trade fair highlights and took place in 2018 in a new format with selected invited guests (C-level, on invitation only) and international press representatives.

Review of the CEO Roundtable 2018

Topic: Funding AI and subjecting it to regulations: Paradox or necessity? Implications of the approaches of the EU, the USA and China

When: 13. November 2018, from 13:00 to 14:00

Where: Restaurant Seeblick, Messe München, Entrance West, First Floor

electronica CEO Roundtable 2018

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electronica CEO Roundtable November 13, 2018


As moderator Prof. Dr. Michael Dowling, Chair Innovation and Technology Management; Faculty of Business, Economics, Information Systems & Real Estate, University of Regensburg accompanied the discussion.


  • Jean-Marc Chery, President & CEO, STMicroelectronics
  • Dr. Reinhard Ploss, CEO, Infineon Technologies
  • Kurt Sievers, President, NXP Semiconductors
  • Dr. Dean Ding/Xianfeng Ding, CTO, IoT Unit, Alibaba
  • Dr. Walden C. Rhines, President andCEO, Mentor Graphics
  • Alexander Kocher, President Automotive Business Segment and Managing Director, Elektrobit

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