• The Frontiers of Knowledge Award is a prestigious award that recognizes visionary individuals and Professor Alberto Sangiovanni Vincentelli has been acknowledged for his contributions to the field of chip design.
  • KPIT is proud to have Professor Vincentelli as a board member for over eight years and has immensely benefited from his wise counsel

Pune, India | 15th February 2023

KPIT Technologies, a global partner to the automotive and mobility ecosystem for making software-defined vehicles a reality, is proud to share that its esteemed Board Member, Professor Alberto Sangiovanni Vincentelli, has been acknowledged for his contributions to the field of chip design by the Frontiers of Knowledge Award, having developed innovative software tools that have revolutionized the automation of electronic circuit design and construction.

The Frontiers of Knowledge Award recognizes visionary individuals who have made substantial contributions to their respective fields and have had a transformative impact on society. In its 15th edition this year, Professor Vincentelli has been presented with the award in the Information and Communication Technologies category. The award citation recognized Professor Vincentelli’s efforts as having given rise to the “modern semiconductor industry.”

Through his expertise in electronic design automation techniques, Professor Vincentelli has played a pivotal role in advancing the development of the chips that power smartphones, computers, and microprocessors embedded in automobiles, aircraft, electrical appliances, and a multitude of other devices that are integral to daily life.

The Automotive & Mobility ecosystem is undergoing transformation powered by software, silicon and cloud. At KPIT, we are helping make automotive ecosystems vision a reality and we have immensely benefited from his wise counsel in the last 8+ years he has been on our board. We look up to his thought leadership and guidance.

Congratulating Professor Vincentelli on his success, Mr. Ravi Pandit, Co-founder and Group Chairman of KPIT Technologies, said, “Hearty congratulations to Prof. Vincentelli. We are proud to have him on the board of KPIT Technologies. His ground-breaking work in the semiconductor industry and vision of software gives us immense thought leadership. It’s our DNA at KPIT to build deep domain expertise and focus on innovation. Prestigious awards like this give us more inspiration.”


About KPIT Technologies

KPIT Technologies is a global partner to the automotive and Mobility ecosystem for making software-defined vehicles a reality. It is a leading independent software development and integration partner helping mobility leapfrog towards a clean, smart, and safe future. With 10000+ automobelievers across the globe specializing in embedded software, AI, and digital solutions, KPIT accelerates its clients’ implementation of next-generation technologies for the future mobility roadmap. With engineering centers in Europe, the USA, Japan, China, Thailand, and India, KPIT works with leaders in automotive and Mobility and is present where the ecosystem is transforming.

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