Bits & Chips event

Bits & Chips event

Date: October 14, 2021
Venue: Evoluon, Eindhoven (NL)

Bits & Chips event

... a post-corona reunion in real life.


  • Starting and scaling in high tech

  • Co-creating high-tech systems

  • Innovating during and after corona


  • Maarten Dirkzwager, executive vice president and chief strategy officer at NXP: "Trends in the chip industry"

  • Hamed Sadeghian, CEO and co-founder of Nearfield Instrument: "Challenges of scaling up in the semiconductor industry"

Track with ESI: Managing complexity in high-tech systems

Together with Bits&Chips, we are setting up a presentation track on managing complexity, including the following talks:

  • Wouter Leibbrandt (ESI): Embedding systems engineering innovations into the high-tech industry

  • René van Hees (Thales): How ‘always on’ must be designed into systems (of systems)

  • Raymond Rosmalen (ITEC/Nexperia): Software refactoring and rejuvenation based on automatic code-transformation

  • Dennis Hendriks (ESI): Software behavior – change impact analysis and model learning

  • Leonardo Barbini & Emile van Gerwen (ESI): Diagnosis and health assessment for zero unscheduled downtime