Dr. Chenyang Xu, is a recognized thought leader and veteran technologist passionate about driving transformational innovation. As General Manager of Siemens: Technology to Business, he leads a team of venture technologists to identify promising disruptive technologies and business models from startups.

In 2016, he was named an IEEE Fellow for his contributions to the field of computer vision, medical imaging and image-guided interventions.  Dr. Xu has over 80 scientific publications to his name with over 15,000 citations, and holds 20 international patents.

He serves on the Industrial Advisory Board of UC Berkeley’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is also a board member of the Bay Area Science and Innovation Consortium (BASIC).

Dr. Xu holds a B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering from the University of Science and Technology of China, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. degrees (EE, Computer Engineering) from Johns Hopkins University.