Michael Liehr

Vice President for Innovation and Technology, SUNY Polytechnic Institute

CEO, AIM Photonics

Michael Liehr is the Chief Executive Officer of the American Institute for Manufacturing (AIM) of Integrated Photonics. Michael focuses on the creation of new AIM business opportunities, and is responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the AIM’s programs including SUNY Poly’s strategic 300mm integrated photonic semiconductor and 3D packaging. He is also SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s Vice President for Research. Prior to this assignment, he led the Global 450mm Consortium through the start-up phase as the General Manager and was an IBM Distinguished Engineer.