CEO Roundtable (press and invited guests only)

Leading executives on stage at the CEO Roundtable

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

The CEO Round Table is one of the trade fair highlights and will take place this year in a new format with selected invited guests (C-level, on invitation only) and international press representatives. The discussion will be held in English.

electronica 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 to 14 o'clock
Where: Restaurant Seeblick, Messe München, Entrance West, First Floor


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


  • Jean-Marc Chery, President & CEO, STMicroelectronics
  • Dr. Reinhard Ploss, President & CEO, Infineon Technologies
  • Rick Clemmer, President & CEO, 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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