Markus Levy joined NXP in 2017 as the Director of AI and Machine Learning Technologies. In this position, he is primarily focused on the strategy, development, and marketing of AI and machine learning capabilities for NXP's microcontroller and i.MX product lines. Previously, Markus was chairman of the board of EEMBC, which he founded and ran as the President since April 1997. Mr. Levy was also president of the Multicore Association, which he co-founded in 2005. He was previously a Senior Analyst at Microprocessor Report and an editor at EDN magazine. Markus began his career at Intel Corporation, as both a Senior Applications Engineer and customer training specialist for Intel's microprocessor and flash memory products.