Prakash Kartha

Market Development, Transportation Solutions Division Internet of Things Group (IOTG) INTEL CORPORATION Prakash Kartha has spent the majority of his career as an automotive marketing leader and technologist. He is currently responsible for driving Intel’s Connected Car strategy into new areas such as 5G Vehicle-to-Everything, In-Vehicle Commerce and Advanced Telematics. He leads Intel’s efforts in the 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) and serves on the Board of Directors. Prior to his current role, Prakash spent four years owning Intel’s automotive market development efforts in Japan and Korea, launching Intel solutions with leading car makers. Before joining Intel in 2011, Prakash spent 11 years with Freescale and Motorola leading global automotive software product and professional services teams. Prakash received a Master of Science degree in Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin. He has co-authored four patents in embedded automotive technologies. In his free time, Prakash is an avid traveler along with his wife and two sons, enjoys adventure sports, photography, and coaching his sons’ baseball and robotics teams.