SIA Award Dinner

2019 SIA Award Dinner



Nov. 7, 2019


San Jose Marriott
301 S Market St
San Jose, CA 95113
5:00 – 6:30 pm Reception
6:30 – 8:30 pm Dinner, Award Presentation & Keynote
8:30 – 10:00 pm Post Party

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Robert N Noyce Award Winner


Robert H. Dennard
DRAM Inventor, Scaling Pioneer, and IBM Fellow Emeritus


“Dr. Dennard is a semiconductor industry icon, inventing the memory technology underpinning every computer, smartphone, tablet, and other electronic devices that are so ubiquitous in modern society.”

-John Neuffer, SIA president and CEO

Keynote Speaker


The Hon. Kevin Rudd
President, Asia Society Policy Institute & Former Prime Minister of Australia


“With decades of experience at the highest levels of government, academia, and influential policy centers, Kevin Rudd is a leading authority on China’s domestic political economy, its international relations, and global trade,”

-John Neuffer, SIA president and CEO.


FIRST Robotics Demonstrations


Join us at the SIA Reception to see the next generation of tech trailblazers, high-schoolers who participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition. These inspiring young men and women will be on hand to demonstrate their work, which is always a crowd favorite.