Dr. Federico Faggin

Title: Founder, Director, Physicist
Company: Federico and Elvia Faggin Foundation
Website: http://www.fagginfoundation.org
Location: Los Altos, CA United States

Affiliations/Associations/Societies:

  • Computer History Museum, Fellow (2009)
  • Cygnet Technologies Inc. (1982-1986)
  • Federico and Elvia Faggin Foundation
  • Feveon, Inc. (2003-2008)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Synaptics Inc., Chairman Emeritus

Achievements:

  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2017)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering,” Marquis Who’s Who (2011-2017)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (1987-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the West,” Marquis Who’s Who (2001-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Finance and Business,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2010)
  • Recipient, George R. Stibitz Lifetime Achievement Award, American Computer Museum (2011)
  • Honoree, National Medal of Technology and Innovation, U.S. President Barack Obama (2009)
  • Honoree, Laurea Honoris Causa in Computer Science, University of Verona, Italy (2009)
  • Honoree, Laurea Honoris Causa in Electronic Engineering, University of Palermo, Italy (2008)
  • Honoree, Laurea Honoris Causa in Electronic Engineering, University of Pavia, Italy (2007)
  • Recipient, European Inventor of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award, European Patent Office (2006)
  • Honoree, Laurea Honoris Causa in Electronic Engineering, University of Rome, Italy (2003)
  • Recipient, Stanford Executive Institute Award for Outstanding Achievement in the High Tech Industry, Alumnus (2003)
  • Recipient, Dr. Robert Noyce Memorial Award, Semiconductor Industry Association (2001)
  • Recipient, George R. Stibitz Computer Pioneer Award, American Computer Museum (1997)
  • Recipient, Kyoto Prize (1997)
  • Recipient, Msai Civilta’ Veneta Prize (1997)
  • Inductee, National Inventors Hall of Fame (1996)
  • Recipient, Lifetime Achievement Award, P.C. Technical Magazine (1996)
  • Recipient, Ronald H. Brown, American Innovator Award (1996)
  • Recipient, Laurea Honoris Causa in Computer Science, University of Milan, Italy (1994)
  • Recipient, W. Wallace McDowell Award (1994)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (1987-1990)
  • Honoree,  Grand Ufficiale Title, Italian President Francesco Cossiga (1988)
  • Recipient, Fellowship Award, Marconi International (1988)
  • Recipient, Science and Technology Gold Medal (1988)

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