International Conference on Animation,
Effects, VR, Games and Transmedia
April 24 - 27, Stuttgart, Germany

Raja Koduri, Senior Vice President and Chief Architect of Radeon Technology Group, AMD

Raja Koduri is senior vice president and chief architect of the AMD Radeon Technologies Group, responsible for overseeing all aspects of graphics technologies used in AMD’s APU, discrete GPU, semi-custom, and GPU compute products. Koduri brings more than 20 years of hands-on experience advancing the visual computing experience on a broad range of computing platforms, including PCs, game consoles, professional workstations and consumer devices, and across the content ecosystems. He most recently drove AMD’s innovation in visual and accelerated computing as corporate vice president of visual and perceptual computing, including the development of the industry’s first graphics chip with integrated High-Bandwidth Memory (HBM) and AMD’s LiquidVR™ initiative, a series of technologies and toolkits to deliver more compelling and realistic VR experiences. Prior to joining AMD, Koduri served as director of graphics architecture at Apple Inc. where he helped establish a leadership graphics sub-system across the Mac product family and led the transition to Retina computer displays. Prior to joining Apple, Koduri served in a variety of senior leadership roles driving best-in-class GPU performance initiatives in hardware and software, creating the GPU computing ecosystem, and making several hands-on contributions to the quality and programmability features of graphics products from AMD and ATI. Koduri holds a Master of Technology degree in Electronics and Communications from IIT Kharagpur, India. He serves as Chief Technical Advisor to the Board of Directors for Makuta Visual Effects. He is based in Sunnyvale, California.

For more than 45 years, AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies -- the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the datacenter. Hundreds of millions of consumers, leading Fortune 500 businesses, and cutting-edge scientific research facilities around the world rely on AMD technology daily to improve how they live, work, and play. AMD employees around the world are focused on building great products that push the boundaries of what is possible. For more information about how AMD is enabling today and inspiring tomorrow, visit the AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) websiteblogFacebook and Twitter pages.

FMX is funded by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts and the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing of the State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the City of Stuttgart and the MFG Film Funding, taking place in cooperation with VES Visual Effects Society, ACM SIGGRAPH and the World Building Institute, supported by Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart (AMCRS), AMD, AutodeskBackstage, Epic Games and Mackevision. FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by the Animationsinstitut, hosting the Animation Production Day (APD), a joint venture with the Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS).