TIFCA Welcomes New ACT Chair

By Neil Schneider July 24, 2019 TIFCA News
Chistopher Kelly, Intel

ACT Chair: Christopher Kelly
Senior Director of Client Architecture, Client Computing Group
Intel Corporation

TIFCA is enabling the Client-to-Cloud Revolution through the future computing ecosystem. Reflecting the importance of this endeavor both to TIFCA and the industry, we are very proud to share that Christopher Kelly, Senior Director of Client Architecture in Intel’s Client Computing Group will help lead the charge as the Chair of the Alliance of Computing Technologists (ACT) within TIFCA.

Christopher Kelly has been with Intel for over 24 years in a variety of engineering management, project management, and senior executive office management roles. The Client Computing Group is responsible for definition and architecture of Client system technologies and products for Intel’s computing business. In his current role, Chris was instrumental in developing the vision and action plan for Intel to modernize and enhance the PC platform as an extension of cloud computing, providing benefit to a wide assortment of computing platforms. Chris’ unique experience, efforts, and insights make him uniquely suited for this role.

This is the vision document for the Client-to-Cloud Revolution which was co-written by Intel, AMD, M2 Insights, and others. It is getting further reviewed and adjusted during TIFCA’s private industry meeting during SIGGRAPH 2019 along with other developments.