27th International Conference on Field-Programmable Logic and Applications

Programme

    Mon, Sept. 4
    • 9:00-9:15: [Other] Opening session [+]
    • 9:15-10:15: [Keynotes] "All Programmable FPGA, providing hardware efficiency to software programmers", Ivo Bolsens, Xilinx [+]
    • 11:00-12:30: [Paper track] Session 1a: High performance FPGA-Based Systems [+]
    • 11:00-12:30: [Paper track] Session 1b: Reconfigurable platforms and systems [+]
    • 11:00-12:30: [Paper track] Session 1c: Reconfigurable secure systems [+]
    • 13:30-15:00: [Paper track] Session 2a: FPGA design and prototyping [+]
    • 13:30-15:00: [Paper track] Session 2b: Virtualization and runtime power management [+]
    • 13:30-15:00: [Paper track] Session 2c: Optimization of FPGA designs [+]
    • 16:15-17:45: [Social events] Guided tour: "The historical town centre" [+]
    • 16:15-17:45: [Social events] Guided tour: "Ghent during World War I" [+]
    • 18:00-20:00: [Social events] City Hall reception [+]
    Tue, Sept. 5
    • 9:00-10:00: [Keynotes] "Intel's roadmap and commitment on machine learning/AI", Pradeep Dubey, Intel Labs [+]
    • 10:00-10:45: [Other] Tutorial/workshop advertisements [+]
    • 11:30-12:30: [Paper track] Session 3a: FPGAs and bio-informatics [+]
    • 11:30-12:30: [Paper track] Session 3b: Exploiting FPGAs for deep learning [+]
    • 11:30-12:30: [Paper track] Session 3c: Memory design and management [+]
    • 13:30-14:30: [Paper track] Session 4a: FPGA applications [+]
    • 13:30-14:30: [Paper track] Session 4b: FPGA case studies [+]
    • 13:30-14:30: [Paper track] Session 4c: Arithmetic with FPGAs [+]
    • 15:30-23:45: [Social events] Social event at Flanders Fields [+]
    Wed, Sept. 6
    • 9:00-10:00: [Keynotes] "The Era of Accelerators", Viktor K. Prasanna, University of Southern California [+]
    • 10:45-12:30: [Paper track] Session 5a: FPGA architectures for Neural Networks [+]
    • 10:45-12:30: [Paper track] Session 5b: Many different FPGA applications [+]
    • 10:45-12:30: [Paper track] Session 5c: Efficient FPGA architectures [+]
    • 13:30-14:30: [Keynotes] "FPGAs in space: current experiences, future challenges and opportunities", David Merodio Codinachs, ESA [+]
    • 14:30-15:00: [Paper track] PhD Forum elevator pitches [+]
    • 16:15-17:30: [Paper track] Session 6a: Physical Unclonable Functions and Authentication [+]
    • 16:15-17:30: [Paper track] Session 6b: Heterogeneous systems design and evaluation [+]
    • 16:15-17:30: [Paper track] Session 6c: Reconfigurable and dataflow systems applications [+]
    • 18:00-19:00: [Other] Presentation on 200 years of Ghent University [+]
    • 19:00-23:00: [Social events] Demo Night [+]
    Thu, Sept. 7
    • 9:00-12:30: [Workshops] RFPL: Reliable Field Programmable Logic [+]
    • 9:00-17:30: [Workshops] FSP: FPGAs for Software Programmers [+]
    • 9:00-17:30: [Tutorials] MIPSfpga: Using an Industrial Non-Obfuscated MIPS Soft-Core on an FPGA for Education [+]
    • 9:00-17:30: [Tutorials] BAMBU: An open-source framework for research in high-level synthesis [+]
    • 14:00-17:30: [Tutorials] Maxeler Dataflow Programming for Amazon EC2 F1 Instances [+]
    • 18:00-19:30: [Social events] Guided Boat Tour in Ghent [+]
    Fri, Sept. 8
    • 9:00-12:30: [Workshops] HMC: FPGAs and 3-D Stacked Memory Architectures: The Hybrid Memory Cube [+]
    • 9:00-12:30: [Tutorials] FPGA-as-a-Service: How to develop efficient FPGA accelerators for Amazon F1 in ½ day with Accelize [+]
    • 9:00-17:30: [Tutorials] PYNQ: Python productivity for Zynq [+]
    • 9:00-17:30: [Tutorials] Intel Hardware Accelerator Research Program - A Tutorial for learning and using the Intel® Xeon® with in-package FPGA [+]
    • 14:00-17:30: [Workshops] RC4DL: Reconfigurable Computing for Deep Learning [+]