Dan is CEO and Chairman of VLSI Research and weSRCH.com. He is a well-known visionary, helping companies make businesses out of technology for over thirty years and is arguably best known for his many predictions of strategic industry infrastructure shifts. Dan is a senior member of the IEEE and a recipient of SEMI’s Bob Graham Award for outstanding contributions in marketing. He has authored numerous publications including two invited articles for Scientific American. His pro bono work has included serving as an advisor on innovation to the White House Council of Economic Advisors in the Clinton Administration, teaching invited courses on Manufacturing Economics and The Economics of the Internet at Stanford University, and serving on the Board of Advisors to the Extension School at UC Berkeley.