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Keynote Talk: SoC/IP Market Overview and Outlook
Wednesday, December 3, 2008, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM | Room: Auditorium
By Jim Tully, Vice President, Chief of Research Semiconductors


Jim Tully is vice president and chief of research for semiconductors at Gartner Dataquest. He joined the company 17 years ago and researches topics across the semiconductor spectrum. Particular areas of focus include emerging technologies, intellectual property, design services and long-term industry trends.

Before joining Gartner, Tully worked with Racal Electronics, initially as a system architect and engineering manager focusing on computer networking. He later moved into worldwide marketing management and business management. Before this, he held design roles within the Armstrong Organization (now Mitsubishi), Ferranti, Rediffusion Cable TV and the UK Atomic Energy Authority. In these roles he designed and specified a wide range of electronic systems including computers, communications systems, consumer products and industrial measurement equipment.

Dr. Tully holds Master of Science and PhD degrees in electrical and electronic engineering, and an MBA.