Vice President of Qualcomm Technologies,President of Qualcomm Taiwan & SEA
ST Liew is Vice President of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and President of Qualcomm’s business in Taiwan and South East Asia. In this role, Liew is responsible for leading all business and operations functions for Qualcomm in these regions. Prior to this, Liew served as Vice President and President of Qualcomm Taiwan. Liew has more than 30 years of experience leading business and engineering teams in the telecommunications industry. Most recently, Liew was Co-President of Acer Inc.’s Smart Products Business Group, which focused on smartphones, tablets and wearable devices. Under his leadership, smartphone and tablet volumes grew several folds. Prior to that, Liew was the Associate Vice President of Acer’s EMEA Smartphone Business Unit.
Before joining Acer, Liew worked at Motorola where he held several business and technical roles, including leading Motorola’s design centers as well as in product management, product development, manufacturing and test engineering. Liew spent many years in Motorola responsible for a variety of R&D projects ranging from walkie-talkie, pagers and cellular products in markets all over the world.
Liew received his MBA from the National University of Singapore, and holds a BSc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Leeds, UK.
Product Marketing Manager
Jason Coughlan has over 20 years’ experience in the electronics industry and held various Product Marketing roles in audio, power management and graphics segments. He joined Dialog as part of Audio and Power Management group in 2008 and subsequently moved in Wireless Audio Voice BU since January 2016 responsible for driving the product line of audio codec and audio processors. Prior to Dialog, he worked 6 years for Wolfson Microelectronics and also spent 4 years in Taipei (Taiwan) from 1998 working for Silicon Integrated Systems and Pacific Star Technologies.
Jason holds a BEE and M. Eng. Sc. in Microelectronic from University College Cork (UCC) and National Microelectronics Research Center, UCC (now Tyndall National Institute) respectively.
Corporate Vice President / General Manager, Greater China
Christopher Lang jointed DTS Inc. in 2008, he was in charge of new product management, market strategy, and global business development. In 2014 he moved to China to be the General Manager to focus on bringing the best audio innovation and experience to the world’s largest consumer market. DTS Inc. was acquired by Tessera Holding Corporation in the late 2016 and the corporation officially announced the name change to Xperi Corporation in the late Feb. 2017. Christopher serves as the Corporate Vice President and General Manager for Greater China Region at Xperi. Prior to DTS, Christopher worked in consumer product/service industry where he gained the knowledge of supply chain management and branding strategy for the Top 50 braded companies and the experience to deliver consumer focused innovative solutions.
About Xperi Corporation
Xperi Corporation (Nasdaq: XPER) and its wholly owned subsidiaries, DTS, FotoNation, Invensas and Tessera, are dedicated to creating innovative technology solutions that enable extraordinary experiences for people around the world. Xperi’s solutions are licensed by hundreds of leading global partners and have shipped in billions of products in areas including premium audio, broadcast, computational imaging, computer vision, mobile computing and communications, memory, data storage, and 3D semiconductor interconnect and packaging. For more information, please visit www.xperi.com
ThroughTek Co., Ltd.
Christine Liao is the Sales Director of ThroughTek Co., Ltd. which is a leading IoT total solution provider. Recently she joined ThroughTek and has been in charge its commercial sales both locally and globally. Her primary responsibilities include strategy development, team management and interdepartmental communication. Prior to ThroughTek, she was a sales manager at NUUO specialized in video surveillance software. She has more than 10 years of experience in planning and executing global projects in Asia, Middle East and partial Europe related to video surveillance and telecommunication. These experiences help her create innovative solutions for IoT in 5G era.
John is Vice President of Applications Engineering at LitePoint. He leads a team supporting key semiconductor partners and major customers ensuring they achieve the best test performance and economics enabled by LitePoint’s equipment. John’s breadth of experience includes R&D measurement and characterization, semiconductor high volume manufacturing test, and system level characterization. John holds a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The Ohio State University.
Industrial Service Group Product Certification Director
TUV NORD TAIWAN
Daniel Chih-Chuan Lee is the senior director of TUV NORD Taiwan Industrial Service Group. Over 28 years Expertise in management systems, process and product validation, industrial system integration and process management, product safety, functional safety and network security, familiar with international standards, testing, inspection and verification specifications. He also nominate as the certification reviewer in functional safety, network security appraisers, telecom engineers, software verification appraisers and other related licenses.
In recent years, he has worked on the integration of product safety, functional safety and network security and critical infrastructure solutions, and participated in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and NIST 5G mmWave Channel Model Alliance and other forums of international organizations.
Senior Marketing Manager
Mirian Kuao is Communication Segment Marketing Manager at Macronix, in charge of developing and managing the go-to-market strategies, driving outbound marketing initiatives and business operations. Mirian joined Macronix in 2013. She has almost fifteen years of experience in the high-technology sector.
Mirian Kuao’s background spans a range of technologies and markets. Prior to Macronix, Mirian holds various positions in application marketing, business development, market Intelligence analysis, and production planning.
Roger Huang is the director of DIGITIMES Research. DIGITIMES Research is the research arm of DIGITIMES Inc. DIGITIMES Research focuses on studies of high-tech industry trends, surveys of production and sales, developments of products and technologies and strategies of industry leaders.
Previously, Roger Huang is the Head of Strategic Planning and Virtual Incubation of the Committee of Communications Industry Development (CoCID). Roger Huang has industry analysis experience in mobile, broadband, IoT and applications for many years. In addition to conducting industry analysis, he also served as Strategic Planning Consultant for startups and enterprises