Opening Keynote – Marco Landi

Marco Landi

Marco Landi

President at The Digital Box, Former COO and President of Apple Computer, Honorary President of Institut EuropIA

 

Marco Landi , now President of QuestIt, an AI Company, has a long experience in global Hi-Tech business. He has been WW President of Apple Computer in Cupertino responsible for Global Operations, Marketing and Sales after a successfull turnaround of Apple EMEA activities.

He was part of the Apple Management Team that brought back Steve Jobs, after 11 years of absence from Apple.

Previously he spent over 20 years at Texas Instruments managing all business units in EMEA based in Brussels and ASIA based in Hong Kong. During his 3 years tenure, TI Asia increased its revenues from one billion to over four billion US $. He was instrumental to install the first SW Development Center in Bangalore, India and build Wafer Fab in Singapore, Japan and Taiwan.

As EMEA President he won the prestigious European Quality Award for TI operations and was appointed Chairman of the American-European Electronics Association representing over 300 thousands workers at the European Commission in Brussels.

Marco holds a degree in telecom engineering from the prestigious University of Bologna and attended an executive MBA program at INSEAD Institute. He is sitting in several boards across the world and invests in innovative new companies like The Digital Box.

Marco Landi has published three books: “Connecting the dots“ on how he reached the top position at Apple, “Business Humanum Est“ about his principles for leadership in the business and “Connections“ on his ideas to use AI technologies for the benefits of Humanity.

Recently Marco has published a new book on AI with Prof.Gori and the journalist Nicola di Turi.