is president and CEO of Applied Materials and chairman of its Board of Directors. Splinter has led Applied Materials to record revenue and profits during his tenure. Under his leadership, the company is helping drive global adoption of solar power by enabling a true inflection point in the cost-per-watt of solar energy. Prior to joining Applied Materials, Splinter was an executive at Intel Corporation where he held a number of positions in his 20 years at the company, including executive vice president. Splinter serves on a number of influential business and industry boards, and is currently chairman of the Technology CEO Council, a group of high-tech CEOs who are helping drive public policies to bolster US competitiveness. He is also a member of the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Michael Splinter and other top speakers and celebrities.