Myron Slota, President – IBM
Myron Slota has over thirty years in technology that started with silicon development and completed three technology generations. Afterwards, he accepted positions on several OEM company initiatives to develop a business transition plan from a captive technology supplier in optoelectronics, memory and ASICs.
In the second half of his career, Mr. Slota accepted a position in Power microprocessor development where he led teams responsible for delivering the cache, memory controller, fabric bus, pervasive, and processor IO designs. He also led teams in the bring-up and debug of the microprocessor to ensure general availability. Afterwards, Mr. Slota managed the system design and development team.
Mr. Slota recently accepted the role to grow the Power ecosystem through several initiatives that included the OpenPOWER Foundation and establishing system design enablement. He now holds an executive program management role in establishing new business partners and opportunities.
He holds a Master’s of Science in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University.