NFIC 2017 : FinTech – Hedging the Financial Storm!

On behalf of the organizing committee, it’s our great honor to officially welcome you all to the 19th New Frontiers in Computing Conference on “FinTech: Hedging the Financial Storm!” As in the past, this conference includes a variety of high-tech and emerging topics. Global trend in social, political and economic turmoil in recent past and push towards… Read more

Bay Area Multimedia Meetup Group: A Technical Overview of AV1 Video Codec from Open Media Alliance

Bay Area Multimedia Meetup Group presents: A Technical Overview of AV1 Video Codec from Open Media Alliance Date: Thursday, November 9th, 2017 Speaker: Debargha Mukherjee, Ph.D and Jingning Han, Ph.D Time: 6:00 PM (PT) Location: Cisco Building J 255 West Tasman Drive, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract Google embarked on the WebM Project in 2010 to… Read more

Energy-Efficient RISC-V Processors in 28nm FDSOI

Energy-Efficient RISC-V Processors in 28nm FDSOI Date: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 Speaker: Prof. Borivoje Nikolic University of California, Berkeley Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Cadence / Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract This talk presents the design of a series of energy-efficient microprocessors done by a group of students… Read more

Cloud Native Micro Services for Systems and Applications

Cloud Native Micro Services for Systems and Applications Date: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 Speaker: Prem Sankar Gopannam System Manager/Principal Architect, Ericsson USA Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Cadence / Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract Current systems and application professionals have been using DevOps  and CI/CD as a process to build,… Read more

CoSponsor Event: Khronos Standards for Neural Network Acceleration and Deployment

Khronos Standards for Neural Network Acceleration and Deployment Date: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 Speaker: Radha Giduthuri, Software Architect at AMD Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: NVIDIA, Building E 2800 Scott Blvd. Santa Clara, CA  95050 (map) Abstract Khronos Group is a not for profit, member-funded consortium to create royalty-free open standards for hardware acceleration. OpenVX… Read more

Functional Reactive Domain Model

Functional Reactive Domain Model Date: Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 Speaker: Sam Puni, Futurewei Technologies Inc Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Cadence / Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract Functional programming, Reactive streams and CQRS can be used to build functional reactive domain models. It uses function algebra and stacking of… Read more

Toward Automated and Black-box Vehicle Cybersecurity Testing

Toward Automated and Black-box Vehicle Cybersecurity Testing Date: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 Speaker: Dr. Wei Yan, CEO, Visual Threat Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Cadence / Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract Current automotive cybersecurity testing methods are often performed manually, and not automated, to find security vulnerabilities. The… Read more

New Era in Distributed Computing with Blockchains and Databases

New Era in Distributed Computing with Blockchains and Databases Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 Speaker: Dr. C Mohan, IBM Fellow and Former IBM India Chief Scientist  Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Texas Instruments Silicon Valley Auditorium 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Building E, Santa Clara, CA 95051 (map) Abstract A new era is emerging in… Read more

Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics Using Machine Learning

Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics Using Machine Learning Date: Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 Speaker: Paul Hofmann, Ph.D., CTO at Space-Time Insight Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Cadence / Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract The complexity, criticality, and real-time demands of the energy sector make it a prime candidate to… Read more

Transforming Nanodevices into Nanosystems: The N3XT 1,000X

Transforming Nanodevices into Nanosystems: The N3XT 1,000X Date: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 Speaker: Professor Subhasish Mitra, Robust Systems Group, Stanford University Time: 6:30 PM (PT) Networking/Refreshments, 7:00 PM Presentation. Location: Cadence / Bldg 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA (map) Abstract The computing demands of future abundant-data applications far exceed the capabilities of today’s electronics,… Read more