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Event Date Tue Oct 19 EDT - Thu Oct 21 EDT (5 days ago)
Location Virtual
Region All

Join our global community of hardware designers and software developers for an online program that puts cutting-edge technology right at your fingertips. Be the first to learn about the latest advancements shaping the next decade of computing. Grow your network and build the skills to design for a scalable architecture within the world’s broadest technology ecosystem.

Meet us online to learn how Arm combines the power of specialized processing with the design freedom and accessibility of general purpose compute, to help you unlock the power of technology for any device, from edge to cloud. It’s the place where everyone’s next idea can be born. Together, we can create positive impact at scale through building energy-efficient high-performance computing solutions.

Register early for advanced access to technical sessions, our Discord server and other perks.
• Watch over 72 early-release on-demand technical sessions on the Tech Hub from Oct 6.
• Get early access to the official Arm Discord server for pre-event networking (unavailable in China).
• Make your voice heard and reserve your seat around virtual campfires.
• Secure your space and learn new skills in high-demand workshops.
• Build your own agenda around the seven tracks and save items to your watchlist.

Discover how Arm is creating a future designed by millions of minds. With 1,000+ partners, millions of active developers and 190 billion+ processors produced to date, the Arm ecosystem is one of the world’s most vibrant technology communities.

• Prepare For The Future.
• Find out what’s trending in the industry from our ecosystem of 1,000+ partners.
• Design Fast, Write Fast, Run Fast.
• Get in-depth information and technical resources to enhance your capabilities.
• Share Your Stories.
Find answers, ask questions, and share stories on a variety of topics with fellow engineers from all around the world.

Whatever the application, an Arm-based solution is best-in-class. Our architecture enables a write fast and run fast approach – from tiny sensors to huge data-centers. It's a foundation that's secure and trusted. Offering the highest performance and the most energy-efficient processing, backed by the largest technology ecosystem.
At the current rate, 100 percent of the world’s shared data will soon be processed on Arm; either at the endpoint, in the data networks or the cloud. Such pervasiveness conveys a responsibility on Arm to  empower developers with the knowledge, resources and tools to write fast and run fast on Arm.


2021 Speakers


Hari Pulapaka
Partner Group Program Manager, Microsoft

Andrew Wafaa
Distinguished Engineer, Senior Director Software Communities, Arm

Steve Geary
Director, Open Source, Wind River

Nuritzi Sanchez
Senior Open Source Program Manager, GitLab, Inc.

Stormy Peters
Director, Open Source Programs Office, Microsoft

Dipti Vachani
SVP GM Automotive & IoT, Arm

Bill Foy
Director, World-Wide Automotive Go-to-Market, AWS

Vin Sharma
GM and Director, ML Engines and Edge ML, AWS AI, AWS

Raj Pai
Vice President, Product Management, Amazon EC2, AWS


Ian Bratt
Fellow and Senior Director of Technology, Machine Learning Group, Arm

Rene Haas
President, IP Products Group (IPG), Arm

Suraj Gajendra
Senior Director, Technology Strategy, A&I, Arm

Mark Hambleton
Vice President, Open Source Software, Arm


Topher White
Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Rainforest Connection (RFCx)

Andrew Dunkin
Senior Manager - OpenRAN RF & Digital Platform Development, Vodafone Group Networks

Darren Eastman
Senior Product Manager, Verify - Runner, GitLab Inc.

Stefano Marzani
Principal Specialist SA, Autonomous Driving, Amazon Web Services


Chrissy Durkin
Director of International Expansion, Rainforest Connection

Brett Bibby
Senior Vice President, Product, Unity


Sanyasi Rao U (USR)
CTO for Telecom Engineering Services, Techmahindra

Allaukik Abhishek
Principle Engineer, Arm

Mark Abrams
Field Engineer Edge Specialist, SUSE

Jason Andrews
Solutions Director and Distinguished Engineer, Arm

Eustace Asanghanwa
Principal Program Manager, Microsoft

Philip Attfield
CEO, Sequitur Labs

Tyler Baker
Chief Tecnical Officer,

Pranay Bakre
Principal Solutions Engineer, Arm

Satheesh Balasubramanian
Senior Technical Lead, Physical Design Group, Arm

Mario Baldi
Distinguished Technologist, Pensando Systems

Arshi Bano
Director of Technology, Capgemini

Massimo Banzi
Co-Founder, Arduino SA

Richard Barry
Senior Principal Engineer, Amazon Web Services

Ahmad Bature
Manager, Google Developer’s Group

Aaron Bauch
Senior Field Applications Engineer, IAR Systems Inc.

Valentin Bazarevsky
Senior Research Engineer, Google

Paul Beckmann
Chief Technology Officer, DSP Concepts, Inc.

Jacob Beningo
President, Beningo Embedded Group

David Berger
Senior Software Engineer, Unity

Olivier Bernard
Director, High Performance IoT, Arm

José Betancourt
Director, Solution Partners & Alliances, SUSE

Han Bing
President Assistant and Director of Auto Product Planning & New Technology Research Institute, BYD

Brendan Bouffler
Head of HPC Developer Relations, Amazon Web Services

Martin Bradley
Lead, Wearables Client Line of Business, Arm

Ross Brown
VP, OCI Marketing, Oracle

Sam Bruggen
Product Manager, Arm

Jean-Marie Brunet
Senior Director of Product Management, Siemens

Simon Butcher
Principal Security Engineer, Arm

Stefano Cadario
Director, Software Product Management, Arm

Henry Justin Calvert
Senior Director, Head of Future Networks, GSMA

Thomas Carpentier
Quality Assurance Manager, Genymotion

Panch Chandrasekran
Director, Carrier Infrastructure Segment Marketing, Arm

Ying Chieh Chen
Computer Graphics Researcher, Mediatek

Li Chengdong
Soft-hardware Optimization Architect, Tencent CSIG

Kuntal Chowdhury
SVP & GM, AI & Analytics, Mavenir

Ben Clark
Dev Advocate, Arm

Alan Clark
Office of the Chief Technology Officer, SUSE

Adrian Condon
Chief Technical Officer, B-Secur

Serban Constantinescu
Product Manager, Google

Stephen Crosher
Strategic Programs Director, Synopsys Inc.

Robert Day
Director, Automotive Partnerships, Arm

Bryan Dickman
Independant Consultant, Valytic Consulting

Mina Dimova
Staff Engineer, Arm

Mohammed Dogar
Senior Director Global Business Development, Renesas Electronics

Wayne Dragon
Global Technical Solutions Manager, Arrow Electronics

Chandra Duba
Lead Field Application Engineer, Dialog Semiconductor

Natraj Ekambaram
AI/ML Engineering Lead, NXP Semiconductors

Richard Elberger
Principal Technologist - IoT, Amazon Web Services

Joe Fabbre
Global Technology Director, Green Hills Software

Zandro Fargnoli
Graphics Software Engineer, Arm

Simon Fels
Engineering Manager, Canonical

Henrik Flodell
Senior Marketing Manager, Alif Semiconductor

Jered Floyd
Technology Strategist, Office of the CTO, Red Hat

Kiel Friedt
Principal Solutions Engineer, Arm

Brian Fuller
Editor in Chief, Arm

Andrea Gallo
Vice President of Business Development, Linaro

Anup Gangwar
Distinguished Engineer, Arm

Bryan Gartner
Senior Technology Strategist, SUSE

Dan Gerrity
SVP, Oracle Developer Ecosystem, Oracle

Brendan Gillatt
Principal AI & DSP Engineer, Edge AI Technology Lead, Cambridge Consultants

Louis Gobin
Field Application Engineer, STMicroelectronics

James Goel
Chair, MIPI Technical Steering Group and Vice Chair, MIPI Display Working Group, Qualcomm (But speaking for MIPI Alliance)

Lewis Gordon
Principal GameDev Engineer, Samsung

Sebastian Goscik
Developer Evangelist, Arm

Marc Greenberg
Product Marketing Group Director, Cadence

Mohit Gupta
Director of Product Management, Capgemini

Anurag Gupta
Business Development Director of Platform Security Architecture, Arm

Yury Habets
Senior Software Engineer, Burst Team, Unity

Jeff Hammond
Principal Engineer, NVIDIA

Volker Hampel
Chairperson AVCC Systems Architecture Working Group & Group Head of Continental TEVES AG & CO., Autonomous Vehicle Computing Consortium (AVCC)

Jeff Hancock
Senior Product Manager, Siemens

Scott Hanson
Founder and Chief Technical Officer, Ambiq

Peter Harris
Technical Product Director, Arm

Lee Harrison
Automotive Test Solutions Manager, Siemens EDA

Luke Harvey
Principal Partner Solutions Architect, Automotive, Amazon Web Services

Shaddi Hasan
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Virginia Tech

Nick Heaton
Distinguished Engineer, Cadence

Maxwell Hinson
Lead Technical Marketing Engineer, Green Hills Software

Paul Howard
Principal System Solutions Architect, Arm

David Hsu
FAE Director, Arm Taiwan

Rami Husseini
Director, Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Femi Idowu
Senior Cloud Solutions Architect, Microsoft

Robert John
Google Development Expert, Independent

Jeevan Joseph
Principial Solution Architect, Oracle

Jerry Kao
Chief Operating Officer & President, IT Products Business, Acer

Manish Kapur
Director, Product Management, Oracle

Shinpei Kato
Chief Technical Officer, Tier IV

Izumi Kawanishi
Executive Vice President AI Robotics Business, Sony Group Corporation

Pankaj Kedia
Senior Director & Global Head Smart Wearables and Shareables Audio, Qualcomm

Holger Keding
Applications Engineer, Synopsys

Reinhard Keil
Senior Director of Embedded Tools, Arm

Brad Keleman
Senior Principal Product Manager, OCI Development User Experience, Oracle

Gabriel Kiarie
Research Intern, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology

Adil Kidwai
Head of Product Management, EdgeQ Inc

Lokwon Kim

David Koenen
Senior Product Manager of Interconnect IP, Arm

Maarten Koning
Fellow, Wind River

Katsuhiro Kozuki
General Manager, 5G XR Service Planning & Development Department, KDDI Corporation

Ellinor Kwok
Presales engineer, Genymotion

Cameron LaFollette
Software Applications Engineer, Arm

Malcolm Layton
Cofounder & Head of Product & Human Centred Design, Fortifyedge

Leanne Lee
Vice President and Head of Future Strategy Group, Telechips, Inc.

Victoria Lee
Senior Partner Manager, Arm Taiwan

Hsien-Hsin Sean Lee
Area Research Lead, Facebook AI, Facebook, Inc.

Pierre Lefevre
Director of Ecosystem and Developer Relations for Machine Learning at Arm, Coast Autonomous

Matt Leonard
VP, Oracle Compute, Oracle

Aurelien Lequertier
Lead User Success Engineer, Edge Impulse

Philip Lewer
Director of Ecosystem and Devrel, ML, Arm

Grant Likely
Senior Technical Director, Software Architecture, Arm

Wei-Fen Lin
Professor, School of Computing, Miin Wu School of Computing, National Cheng-Kung University

Meelis Lootus
Senior Machine Learning Engineer, Hammer of the Gods Inc.

Will Lovett
Principal Technology Manager, Arm

Megh Makwana
Solutions Architect, NVIDIA

Paddy Mamtora
Senior Group Director, Product Engineering, Cadence

Konstantinos Margaritis
Chief Technology Officer, VectorCamp

Guilherme Marshall
Director, Automotive Software Ecosystem, Arm

Jackson Marusarz
Product Manager, Developer Tools, NVIDIA

Rishi Maulick
Director Product Management, Radisys Corporation

Markus Mayr
Product Marketing Manager, STMicroelectronics

Jerry McGoveran
Senior Security Applications Engineer, Tortuga Logic, Inc.

Jerry McGoveran
Senior Security Applications Engineer, Tortuga Logic, Inc.

Patrik Melander
Chairman, CEO and co-founder, Connect 5G

Brian Millar
Principal Engineer, Synopsys

Joshua Minor
Research Engineer, Arm

Jason Molgaard
Senior Principal Storage Solutions Architect, Arm

John Moore
Vehicle Security Architect/ Tech Specialist, Ford

Scot Morrison
General Manager of Embedded Solutions, Siemens

Osama Neiroukh
Chairperson, AVCC Micro-benchmarks Working Group; Senior Manager, Renesas Electronics America, Autonomous Vehicle Computing Consortium (AVCC)

Blair Newman
Chief Technology Officer, Neuton

John O'Neil
Principal Software Engineer, Ampere Computing

Mark Olen
Senior Product Manager, Siemens

Pierre Olivier
Chief Technology Officer, LeddarTech

Ali Osman Örs
Director, AI ML Strategy and Technologies, NXP Semiconductors

Ozgur Ozkan
Senior Software Developer, Arcelik

Stephen Ozoigbo
Senior Director, Emerging Economies, Arm

Peter Padd
Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer, Fortifyedge, Inc.

Amar Padnamabhan
Member, Board Of Directors, FreedomFI

Professor Scott Page
John Seely Brown Distinguished University Professor of Complexity, Social Science, University of Michigan

Evert Pap
Principal System Solutions Architect, Scalys

Henri Parmentier
Senior PM, Adlink Embedded platforms & modules, Adlinktech

Ravikanth Pasumarthy
Vice President-Technology, Capgemini

Hannah Peeler
Graduate Researcher, Arm

Marcus Perryman
Principal Software Engineer, Microsoft Ltd

Arthur Petitpierre
Senior Specialist Solution Architect, Amazon Web Services

Augustine Nebu Philips
Director, Arm

Sanjay Pillai
Product Manager, Oracle Cloud

Natalia Pinilla
Head of Hardware and Manufacturing, Kiwibot

Michael Pöhnl
Middleware Engineering Lead, Apex.AI

Peter Pouliot
Developer Advocacy, Ampere Computing

Shawn A. Prestridge
US FAE Team Manager, IAR Systems, Inc.

Alvaro Prieto
Principal Embedded Software Engineer, Sofar Ocean

Ajeet Raina
Developer Relations Manager, Redis Labs

Rajini Ramakrishnan
Assistant Vice President of Technology, Altran

Joshua Randall
Staff Research Engineer, Arm

Alexandre Ribard
Machine Learning Engineer, Unity

Andreas Riexinger
Business Development Manager Open Source, Robert Bosch GmbH

Bernhard Rill
Senior Manager, Automotive Partnerships, Arm

Phillip Ritter
Magma Community Evangelist, TeamRitter LLC, consulting for Facebook

Angel Rivera
Senior Developer Advocate, CircleCI

Jeff Rogers
Founder, Vice President of Sales, Sensory Inc.

Andrew Rose
Chief System Architect and Fellow, Arm

Aileen Ryan
Senior Director, Portfolio Strategy, Tessent Silicon Lifecycle Solutions, Siemens

Jonathan Rynne
Vision Data Scientist, Arcturus

Mike Santarini
Director of EDA Content, Siemens

Hugo Santos
Member, MIPI CSI-2 Working Group, Synopsys, speaking for MIPI Alliance

Brandon Satrom
Vice President, Developer Experience, Blues Inc.

Davis Sawyer
Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, Deeplite

Michele Scarlatella
I3C Technical Consultant, MIPI Alliance, speaking for MIPI Alliance

Jerome Schang
Silicon Architect, Microsoft

Frank Schirrmeister
Senior Group Director, Solutions & Ecosystem, Cadence Design Systems

Martin Schleicher
Head of Software Strategy, Continental

Christopher Seidl
Senior Product Manager, Arm Germany GmbH

Carlos Serratos
Senior Director Strategy, Policy and Advocacy, Brightsight

Muhammad Shafique
Senior Product Manager, Siemens

Gilad Shainer
Senior Vice President Networking, NVIDIA

Brent Shedd
Chief Executive Officer, Zing Robotics

Odin Shen
Principal Field Application Engineer, Arm Taiwan

Girish Shirasat
Chief Software Architect, Arm

Prem Shivakumar
Senior Principal Engineer, Arm

Sandeep Singh
Senior Application Engineer, Arm

Manny Singh
Principal Marketing Manager, Renesas Electronics

Tamika Curry Smith
Chief Diversity Officer, Arm

Eric Sondhi
Product Manager, Arm

Matthew Spencer
Principal Software Architect, Arm

Timothy Stapko
Senior Software Engineer, Microsoft

David Steele
Director of Innovation, Arcturus

Daniel Stone
Graphics Lead, Collabora

Kshitij Sudan
Senior Manager, Storage and Accelerator Segment, Arm

Marc Sweetgall
Senior Program Manager, Microsoft

Ronan Synnott
Principal Solutions Architect, Arm

Hilary Tam
Sustainability Strategy Director, Arm

John Thompson
Senior Product Manager, Arm

David Tischler
Developer Advocate, Balena

Kath Topping
Senior Technical Director and Fellow, Arm

CK Tseng
President, Arm Taiwan

Eben Upton
Founder and CEO, Raspberry Pi

Soma Veyalutham
General Manager, AI and 5G, NVIDIA

Valentin Viennot
Product Manager, Canonical

David Walmroth
Organizer, Ann Arbor Autonomous Vehicle Group

David Walters
IoT Partner Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Pete Warden
Technical Lead, TensorFlow Mobile

Andrei Warkentin
Arm Enablement Architect, VMware

Dong Wei
Standards Architect and Fellow, Arm

Jeff Wittich
Chief Product Officer, Ampere

Erik Wood
Product Marketing Director, Infineon

David Woolf
Senior Executive Technology Offerings, University of New Hampshire InterOperability Lab (UNH-IOL)

Jordan Wu
President, CEO and Director, Himax Technologies

Wei Xiao
Director of Developer Relations, Cross Geo, NVIDIA

Paul Yang
Technical Director Infrastructure Solutions, Arm

Imran Yusuf
Director, Hardware Ecosystem, Arm

Yao Zhai
Head of Software, Zing Robotics

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• Amazon Web Services (AWS)
• Microsoft
• Oracle
• Siemens
• Synopsys Inc.
• Unity
• Wind River

• Acer
• Arduino
• Baidu
• Cadence
• Canonical
• Facebook Connectivity
• Fortinet
• Green Hills
• Himax
• IAR Systems
• Raspberry Pi
• Red Hat
• Renesas Electronics
• STMicroelectronics
• Telechips
• TensorFlow
• VMWare

• Blynk
• Circle Internet Services, Inc.
• Cloud Native Computing Foundation
• DeepTech Labs
• GitLab
• Open Robotics
• SparkFun Electronics
• tinyML Foundation
• Travis CI

• SiliconANGLE