Dr. Federico Faggin

Federico Faggin

Dr. Federico Faggin, pioneer of the microprocessor, is president of the Federico and Elvia Faggin Foundation  dedicated to the science of consciousness at US universities and research institutes.  Dr. Faggin received the Marconi Prize in 1988.  He is the winner of numerous awards including the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the Kyoto Prize and the IEEE’s W. Wallace McDowell Award.