Gordon Chiu is Sr. Director, Software Engineering and Toronto Site Director at Intel Programmable Solutions Group. Gordon leads a global team building FPGA development tools enabling hardware designers to more rapidly create FPGA designs. In his 17 years at Altera/Intel, Gordon has led teams working on FPGA architecture, IP design, and CAD tools; he has authored 62 issued US patents. Gordon has a M.Eng. from the University of Toronto and B.A.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo.