Chief Software Architect, NVIDIA
Franck DIARD is Chief Software Architect at NVIDIA. In 12 years at NVIDIA, he has started, designed, built and helped deliver significant PC technologies like SLI (Perf, AA and Surround), dual core Direct3D driver, Hybrid/Switchable Graphics, Optimus and cloud graphics SW and HW “GeForce GRID”. In 2007, he was named the first software Distinguished Engineer at NVIDIA in recognition of his outstanding contributions and engineering creativity. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis.