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India Electronics & Semiconductor Association (IESA) announces the appointment of Rajesh Ram Mishra as the new President
Source: New Delhi Times; November 5, 2018

IESA Events and Initiatives

Nationwide IESA Makeathon 2018 continues in Delhi and Chennai

IESA earlier announced the first set of Makeathon event in Bangalore on 3rd and 4th October, 2018 which continues in Delhi on Oct 22nd and 23rd at Delhi University South campus and in Chennai on Oct 25th and 26that Rajalakshmi Institution. In Delhi around 21 teams participated out of which 6 were selected for grand finale and in Chennai 32 teams participated out of which 3 teams were selected for grand finale. The grand finale is scheduled on Dec 14 at New Delhi.

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IESA and Keysight Join to Discuss Evolving Dynamics of 5G
Source: Business Standards; October 23, 2018

IoTNext 2018
Date: October 30th & 31st, 2018
The 4th edition of IoTNext was a success with a large number of attendees at the Workshops Masterclasses on Oct 30th in multiple locations as well as at the Conference on Oct 31st, 2018 at Hotel Leela Palace, Bengaluru. The Summit continued to touch the various nodes of IoT such as Blockchain, Edge Computing, Security, Smart Cities, Industry 4.0 and Mergers & Acquisitions. The focus of this year’s summit was Raising the IoT Quotient of India. Do visit for more information.

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Media Coverage on IoTNext 2018:

IoTNext 2018 Focusing on Raising the IoT Quotient of India
Source: Business Today; October 25, 2018

Technology-led intervention has redefined the way we work and live. As every industry imbibes technology, it generates vast amounts of data. The challenge lies in successfully processing this data and using its analytics for decision-led outcomes.
Source: E&T; November 5, 2018

Blockchain and 5G are among the technologies that have a transformative impact across industries.
Source: E&T; November 7, 2018

IESA Members in the News

Element14 launches new design challenge
Source: Electronics; October 16, 2018

Syrma Technology opens new Electronics Manufacturing Service Plant at Bawal
Source: Electronics B2B; October 18, 2018

Samsung Electronics opens another AI center in Montreal and expands AI research presence in North America
Source: Press Release Point; October 19, 2018

Arrow Signs MoU with Infineon to support Start-ups
Source: Electronics B2B; October 20, 2018

IBM Open Scale to help businesses detect and fix biased AI
Source: Electronics B2B; October 22, 2018

Sankalp Semiconductor expands its design centre in Hubli
Source: Design & Reuse; October 22, 2018

Infineon launches world’s first TPM for Cybersecurity in the Connected Car
Source: BisInfotech; October 24, 2018

STMicroelectronics Unveils highly integrated Mobile-Security Chip combining NFC controller
Source: EleTimes; October 26, 2018

MediaTek Plans to partner with Indian Software Firms for AI Applications
Source: Electronics B2B; October 29, 2018

Intel outsourcing entry-level and chipset production
Source: Hardware.Info; October 30, 2018

Tech Mahindra - Rakuten to set up W-Class 5G Labs in Tokyo, Bengaluru
Source: Electronics B2B; October 30, 2018

Synopsys enhances Design Ware Memory Test and Repair Solution for Embedded MRAM
Source: Design & Reuse; October 30, 2018

Samsung Focuses on Auto Electronics Unit for strong growth
Source: Latest Nigerian News; November 8, 2018

ESDM Coverage

Single window clearance for Electronics Manufacturing in works
Source: Daily News and Analysis; October 12, 2018

How semiconductor companies are adopting IoT and AI to drive new revenue growth models
Source: IoTnews; October 12, 2018

Contributing to the creation of an IoT society and Technical Innovation in the Automotive Sector
Source: Electronics Maker; October 15, 2018

ISRO'S space Incubator to nurture Start - ups creating Cutting-edge space technology
Source:; October 15, 2018

NASSCOM’s MoU to support Indian SMEs grow in MENA region
Source: Electronics B2B; October 20, 2018

Government Makes License-free Spectrum to facilitate Wi-fi, 5G services
Source: Electronics B2B; October 23, 2018

Vijayawada to launch 24 Electric Vehicles to curb pollution
Source: Electronics B2B; October 23, 2018

APEITA Partners with HDFC Bank to promote Start-ups
Source: Electronics B2B; October 23, 2018

Renesas Electronics delivers connected car software development
Source: Financial News; October 24, 2018

India Needs Robust Fibre Infra to Unleash Full 5G Potential: TRAI Chief
Source: Electronics B2B; October 25, 2018

Govt Plans EV Charging Infrastructure Mandatory in Buildings
Source: Electronics B2B; October 27, 2018

Scientists find new method of producing High-Performance Solar Cells
Source: Electronics B2B; October 27, 2018

Ericsson partnering to ramp up 5G Innovation in India
Source: IT News Online; October 29, 2018

Warangal: IoT Hackathon held for 1st time in state
Source: Deccan Chronicle; October 30, 2018

IIT-Madras researchers design first made in India Microprocessor, can be adopted in defence, nuclear sectors
Source: The New Indian Express; November 1, 2018

Defence Ministry to let private companies manufacture weapons
Source: IB Times; November 1, 2018

Odisha CM launches Aerospace and Defence Manufacturing Policy
Source: Sify Finance; November 4, 2018

DRDO to fund Defence Start-Ups, says its Chief
Source: Indian Defence News; November 5, 2018

T-Hub and Comminitech select Canadian Start-ups to Expand Business in India
Source: Electronics B2B; November 6, 2018

India to Strengthen Ties with Taiwan for AI and IoT Research
Source: Electronics B2B; November 6, 2018

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