FPGA 2018 Press Release

The ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays is the premier conference for advances in all aspects of FPGA technology. This year, the conference will be held from February 25th to 27th 2018. There will be one full day of workshops and a special session on Sunday February 25th, followed by two full days of presentations and posters will share the latest research, including:

Panel: The Monday night banquet will feature a panel discussion "The Computational Battle for Deep Learning", with representatives from Facebook, Intel, Microsoft, MIT, Stanford and Xilinx.

Workshops and Tutorials: The conference kicks off Sunday morning, February 25th, with parallel hands-on workshops on FPGAs in the cloud and on high-speed packet processing. The afternoon workshop is on training and optimizing quantized neural networks. The special session on Sunday afternoon is on Deep Learning with four research papers.

Sponsors: The conference is supported by sponsors such as ACM, SIGDA, Intel, Deephi, Flexlogix, Northrup Grumman, Aldec, Algologic, Atomic Rules, Lattice, Microsemi, Microsoft Research, Two Sigma, and Xilinx.

About ACM FPGA: The ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays, held annually in Monterey, is the premiere forum for the presentation of advances in all areas of FPGA technology. http://www.isfpga.org/.

Contact: Nachiket Kapre (Publicity Chair)