VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
September 2 - 3, 2020

THE WORLD’S LARGEST
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

Converge. Create. Elevate.

SASHI OBILISETTY

Group Director, R&D, Synopsys Inc.

PANEL, AI / ML

Sashi Obilisetty is currently Group Director, R&D at Synopsys, Inc. In her current role, she is responsible for all AI-related activities inside Synopsys. As an early pioneer of AI, she was responsible for introducing AI in Synopsys and enabling teams by building an AI platform that is used by Synopsys's EDA (Electronic Design Automation) solutions. Her team consists of Data engineers, Data Scientists, ML Architects and Software engineers. She is passionate about AI and loves to drive AI awareness in Synopsys through her internal AI blog, and AI seminars. Ms. Obilisetty has been in the High Performance Computing area for over 25+ years, and has founded 2 startups in the EDA domain. She is a subject matter expert and a frequent speaker at Industry and Synopsys events. She was the 2018 Synopsys nominee for the YWCA Tribute to Women award, reserved for female executives with outstanding achievements. She holds a Bachelors in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra and a Masters in Computer Engineering from UMASS, Amherst.