Dr. Matthew M. Ziegler is a Principal Research Staff Member at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY. He received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, in 2004. Since joining IBM Research in 2004, he received several technical accomplishment awards in the areas of processor design, design automation, and low power design. Dr. Ziegler has directly participated in the design of IBM’s Power Systems, z Systems, and BlueGene families of products. His research has recently focused on AI accelerator design, machine learning for CAD, VLSI design productivity, optimization, and low power design. This work has led to design methodologies and design automation systems used throughout IBM processor designs. He is a recipient of the 2018 Mehboob Khan Award from the Semiconductor Research Corporation and is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology. He has served on various conference committees, including being an ISLPED 2018 TPC chair and an ISLPED 2019 general chair. He has also been a TPC chair for the 2017 IEEE IBM Emerging Technology Symposium and the 2018-2020 IEEE IBM AI Compute Symposia.