An IEEE Turkey Section Event (in Turkish):
Dr. Necip Sayiner — Former Silicon Valley CEO
Jointly hosted by IEEE Boğaziçi and IEEE Özyeğin Student Branches
May 29, Saturday 7pm
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Seasoned Silicon Valley CEO Dr. Necip Sayıner will talk about his journey through life, career, and semiconductor industry.
Dr. Necip Sayiner currently serves on the boards of two publicly traded semiconductor companies in the US, Power Integrations and Rambus. Previously, he was the president and CEO of Intersil Corporation, a leading provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions. Prior to Intersil, he served as the president and CEO of Silicon Labs, a fabless semiconductor company engaged in the design of analog-intensive, mixed signal integrated circuits. Prior to his CEO roles, he spent early years of his career at AT&T Bell Labs, in a variety of technical and managerial roles, primarily in disk drive electronics and networking.
Dr. Sayiner served as Chairman of the Semiconductor Industry Association, or SIA, from December 2015 to November 2016 and as Vice Chairman from November 2014 to December 2015. He received the prestigious Executive of the Year Award in 2009.
Dr. Sayiner holds a doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, a Master of Science degree in Engineering from Southern Illinois University, along with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Bogazici University in Turkey.