CASPA eLetter: No. 166, July 10, 2019
Jul 10, 2019

CASPA Events

CASPA Summer Symposium: Breaking the Memory Wall, the AI Bottleneck

Date: Saturday, Jul. 13, 2019
Time: 12:00pm – 5:10pm
Venue: SEMI Milpitas, 673 S Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035
Attire: Business Casual
Topic: Breaking the Memory Wall, the AI Bottleneck

12:00pm – 1:00pm Registration & Networking

1:00 pm – 1:10pm Welcome from Semi & CASPA chairman

1:10 pm – 1:40pm Ajit Manocha, CEO, SEMI
                                "Semiconductor Market Trends in the Digital Era"

1:40 pm – 2:10pm Steven Woo, Fellow and Distinguished Inventor, Rambus
                                "Breaking Down the AI Memory Wall"

2:10 pm – 2:20pm Break

2:20 pm – 2:50pm Sayeef Salahuddin, Professor of EECS Dept., UC Berkeley
                                "Negative Capacitance Transistors"

2:50 pm – 3:20pm Naveed Sherwani, President and CEO, SiFive
                                "Domain Specific Architectures Accelerating Embedded AI for Edge Devices"

3:20 pm – 3:50pm Bill En, Sr. Director, AMD
                                "Advanced Computing and Memory Innovation for AI"

3:50 pm – 4:00pm Break

4:00 pm – 5:00pm Panel Session : Breaking the Memory Wall, the AI Bottleneck
                                Lung Chu, President, SEMI China (Moderator)
                                Nilesh Gharia, CTO, Numem
                                Robert Fan, President, SiliconMotion USA
                                Steven Woo, Fellow and Distinguished Inventor, Rambus
                                Eugene Feng, Director, Micron

5:00 pm – 5:10pm Closing Remark

The theme of the symposium is “Breaking Memory Wall, the AI bottleneck”, it covers challenges in Artificial Intelligence, how to overcome and the impact in the future of semiconductor industry. The symposium will enhance participating company’s leadership for the revolution happening in our industry around semiconductor and AI.

Online registration: CASPA Summer Symposium

Thank you for your kind attention and generous support. We look forward to seeing you at CASPA events.


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