Bio: Dr. Karim Arabi is CEO of Atlazo, Inc. and Avior Power Corporation developing ultra-low power application-focused IoT chipset, software and platform enabling a variety of IoT verticals. Previously, he was Vice President, Engineering at Qualcomm where was head of Corp. R&D ASIC department responsible for research and development in next generation ASIC and new product development. Karim was VP, Engineering and Technology at Dialog Semiconductor responsible for driving overall technology and new product development. Karim held technical positions at PMC Sierra and Cirrus Logic and was co-founder of Opmaxx, an innovative startup in analog design, test and automation. Karim obtained his Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Polytechnique Montréal, Canada and his B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Tehran Polytechnic. Karim is interested in technology development for IoT computing and all aspects of IoT hardware and software design. He has worked on SoC and CPU architectures, modems, mixed-signal and RFIC design, PMIC design and semiconductor technology. Dr. Arabi has published more than 100 papers and holds several patents covering key SoC design technologies.