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IESA Events & Initiatives

IESA meets Honourable, Chief Minister, Tripura along with
Dr. P.V. Venkatakrishnan, ISRO.

Date: July 27, 2018
Anilkumar Muniswamy, Chairman, IESA along with Dr. P.V. Venkatakrishnan, met Shri Biplab Kumar Deb, Honourable Chief Minister Tripura on 27th July 2018. This meeting was for setting up the Technology Incubation Centre within NIT Agartala jointly managed and planned by ISRO and IESA. Honourable Minister assured all probable help required for this initiative for development of space research within the state of Tripura, shall be extended to ISRO and IESA.

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ISRO & IESA Jointly to Open Technology Incubation Centre in Agartala
Source: Electronics B2B; July 31, 2018

IESA Indian Fabless Conclave
Date: August 2, 2018
India's first ever semiconductor Fabless Companies conclave was held at Intel, Bangalore on 02nd August 2018. It was attended by about 100 people. Stalwarts from Fabless and Venture Capitalists (VC). Dr. A S Kiran Kumar, Former Chairman, ISRO was the guest speaker at the event with Anil Kumar Muniswamy, Chairman, IESA and Jitendra Chaddah, Vice-Chairman IESA and Senior Director Strategy and Operations at Intel, sharing their insights at the event.

Dr A S Kiran Kumar spoke about his experience in ISRO with setting up a Semiconductor Lab (SCL) in Chandigarh. He even expressed his views on why a fab is important for the country. This event hosted a Panel Discussion “The Opportunities & Challenges of ramping-up a fabless ecosystem in India – A VC perspective”, moderated by Hemant Mallapur, Co-Founder & Executive VP Saankhya Labs, along with other members like Ajay Jalan, Managing Partner Next Orbit Ventures, Avijit Dutta, Partner at Tenx2, Som Pal Choudhary, Partner at Bharat Innovation Fund, Sumeet Mathur, CEO at Cirel Systems. There were many other discussions and presentations held by other invited speakers, through the event. It was a pre-launch event to Semiconductor Fabless Acceleration Lab (SFAL). Parag Naik, CEO, Saankhya Labs spoke the struggles and successes of running a Fabless Companies in India. The Fabless Companies also shared their insights in the opportunity and challenges faced by the Fabless Companies.

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IESA Members in the News

Mouser Chennai Edition – IoT Roadshow, brings a jam pack discussion on Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing
Source: BisInfotech; July 28, 2018

Synopsys catalogues Artificial Intelligence IP
Source: Tech Design Forums; July 30, 2018

Infineon signs MoU with Alibaba to promote IoT
Source: The Stack; August 2, 2018

ESDM Coverage

It's time to accelerate Aerospace Innovation with Boeing HorizonX Challenge
Source: Your Story; July 27, 2018

NITI Aayog proposes Nodal Energy Ministry to streamline governance
Source: The Economic Times; July 29, 2018

India all set to become major defence manufacturing hub
Source: Tito's News; July 30, 2018

Boeing To Provide Platform to Indian Startups In Aerospace Sector
Source: Electronics B2B; July 31, 2018

Microchip’s Dual-Mode Power Monitoring IC for Real-Time Power Measurement of AC & DC Power Supplies
Source: Electronics Media; July 31, 2018

Make in India in Defence Sector introduced
Source: Online Indian News; August 1, 2018

Importance of Data Science, ML and AI in Telecom Industry
Source: BWCIO World; August 1, 2018

Software Technology Park of India (STPI) to set up next generation incubation centre for IT and Electronics Start-ups in Odisha
Source: The Times of India; August 2, 2018

What Trai's recommendations on 5G spectrum mean for the Telecom Industry
Source: CNBC TV18; August 2, 2018

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