Marcel Ziswiler joined Toradex in 2011 spearheading the Embedded Linux adoption as their head of the embedded Linux BSP team. His introduction of an upstream first policy led to being a top 10 U-Boot as well as Linux kernel ARM SoC contributor. In the past, he was a senior Linux expert and technical project leader at Noser Engineering AG a founding member of the OHA. He has broad experience in designing real-time and mobile applications for industrial systems. Mr. Ziswiler holds a Certificate in Embedded Systems Technologies from the University of California, Irvine, and a Master of Computer Science from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich with his Diploma thesis done at the Network Processor Group of the IBM Zurich Research Laboratory. He spoke at several international conferences including the ELC 2019 in San Diego, the virtual ELC 2020, the ELC 2021 in Seattle and the ELC 2022 in Austin TX.