With over 25 years of experience in product development, systems engineering, and program management in the semiconductor, consumer, lighting, and IoT industries, Rudi Hechfellner brings expertise to this Advanced Engineering IoT course. As s Director of Systems Engineering, Sensors and IoT in Silicon Valley, Rudi will share practical knowledge and real-world insights with students, providing hands-on experience in this evolving field. Rudi is a strong advocate of collaborative learning, community engagement, common sense approaches, and effective communication, committed to guiding students to excel in this course. With three years of experience as an Adjunct Professor and an active industry mentor, Rudi is thrilled to be part of this UC Berkeley summer course.