2021 Summit Agenda

ALL TIMES EASTERN DAYLIGHT TIME (EDT)

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

10:30AM
Day 1 Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Dr. Stefanie Tompkins, Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
Dr. Mark Rosker, Director, DARPA Microsystems Technology Office (MTO)

10:45 AM
Opening Keynote
Dr. Guido Appenzeller, CTO, Datacenter and AI Group, Intel
11:15 AM
Morning Break
11:30 AM
Technical Session: ERI Overview, ERI 2.0 and Other Government Microelectronics Plan
Opportunities under NDAA, CHIPS Act
Dr. Carl McCants, ERI Special Assistant, DARPA
Dr. Lloyd Whitman, Assistant to the Director for Science Policy and Planning, National Science Foundation (NSF)
Dr. Andrew Schwartz, Senior Technical Advisor for Energy Frontier Research Center, Department of Energy (DOE)
12:25 PM
Lunch and Hosted Poster/Demo Session
Please visit the demos and posters in our Exhibit Hall for live group discussions with Performers
1:30 PM
Technical Session: Increasing Information Efficiency and Making Faster Decisions at the Edge
Technical Session Speaker
TBA


Next Generation Computing Architectures and Run-Time Reconfigurability for Mixed Workloads
Dr. Ali Keshavarzi, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Steve Keckler, NVIDIA


Next Generation Non-Volatile Process-In-Memory Technologies
Dr. Ali Keshavarzi, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Jeff Anthis, Applied Materials
Dr. Sayeef Salahuddin, University of California at Berkeley


Lightning Talk: Compilers for Portable Productivity
Dr. Vivek Sarkar, Georgia Institute of Technology


Lightning Talk: HammerBlade Software Defined Hardware
Dr. Michael Taylor, University of Washington


Lightning Talk: System-on-Chip Challenges
Dr. Tom Rondeau, DARPA/STO
2:50 PM
Afternoon Break
3:15 PM
Tuesday Parallel Workshops, and MTO Symposium, Part 1
Memory-Centric Computer
Dr. Ali Keshavarzi, DARPA/MTO


Next Generation Sensing and Signal Processing
Dr. James Wilson, DARPA/MTO


UWBG Materials for High Performance Applications
Dr. Tom Kazior, DARPA/MTO


ASIC Functional Verification
Mr. Serge Leef, DARPA/MTO


Best Practices for Measuring Security at the System Level
Mr. Keith Rebello, DARPA/MTO


New Opportunities for Lifelong Learning Machines
Mr. Ted Senator, DARPA/DSO
4:15 PM
Workshop Break
4:30 PM
Tuesday Parallel Workshops and MTO Symposium, Part 2
Continuation of Part 1
5:30 PM
Day 1 Concludes

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

10:30 AM
Day 2 Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Dr. Dev Palmer, Deputy Director, MTO/DARPA
10:40 AM
Technical Leadership Panel
Mr. Jeremy Adams, VP of Product and Services, Micross
Dr. Raja Swaminathan, Senior Fellow, AMD
Moderated by Dr. Sanjay Raman, Dean of the College of Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst
11:30 AM
Morning Break
11:45 AM
Technical Session: Mitigating Electronic Design Barriers
Technical Session Speaker
Mr. Rich Powlowsky, Director of Government Technologies and Strategies, Siemens EDA


Curation-Driven Open-Source Transition of the OpenROAD Chip Design Platform
Mr. Serge Leef, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Andrew Kahng, University of California San Diego


Lightning Talk: Topic TBA
Mr. Serge Leef, DARPA/MTO


12:35 PM
Lunch and Hosted Poster/Demo Session
Please visit the demos and posters in our Exhibit Hall for live group discussions with Performers
1:15 pm
Technical Session: Overcoming Security Threats
Technical Session Speaker
Mr. Michael Lyden, Senior Intelligence Officer, Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI)


Detecting Hidden Trojans in FPGA Applications
Mr. Keith Rebello, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Angelos Keromytis, President, Aether Argus


Holistic Semiconductor Security
Mr. Serge Leef, DARPA/MTO
Ms. Deirdre Hanford, CSO, Synopsys


SSITH Cyber-Physical Automotive Demonstration
Mr. Keith Rebello, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Daniel Zimmerman, Principal Researcher, Galois


Lightning Talk: From RISC-V to ARM: Transitioning SSITH Security Technologies to New Processors
Mr. Keith Rebello, DARPA/MTO
2:55 pm
Afternoon Break
3:15 pm
Wednesday Parallel Workshops and MTO Symposium, Part 1
The Future of Open-Source Chip Design Tools: Advancements in Open-Source Electronic Design Automation
Mr. Serge Leef, DARPA/MTO


Multi-Sensor Information Processing
Dr. Timothy Hancock, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Ali Keshavarzi, DARPA/MTO


Next Generation Mixed-Mode Microelectronics
Dr. James Wilson, DARPA/MTO


MEMS Next
Dr. Ben Griffin, DARPA/MTO


Department of Energy
Dr. Andrew Schwartz, DOE
4:15 PM
Workshop Break
4:30 PM
Wednesday Parallel Workshops and MTO Symposium, Part 2
Continuation of Part 1
5:30 PM
Day 2 Concludes

Thursday, October 21, 2021

10:30 AM
Day 3 Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Dr. Mark Rosker, Director, DARPA/MTO
10:45 AM
Fireside Chat
Mr. Mark Caylor, Corporate VP and President of Mission Systems, Northrop Grumman
Moderated by Ms. Barbara McQuiston, Director of Defense Research and Engineering for Research and Technology, serving as performing the duties of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research & Engineering

11:15 AM
Morning Break
11:30 AM
MTO Symposium: MTO 30th Anniversary Video
Technical Session Speaker
Dr. Jim Libous, Fellow, Research and Technology Strategy, Lockheed Martin

Integrated Magnetics for RF Signaling Processing
Dr. Dave Abe, DARPA/MTO

High-Power and Low-Noise Gallium Nitride Transistors for mm-Wave Applications
Dr. Tom Kazior, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Umesh Mishra, University of California San Diego
Dr. Josei Chang, Northrop Grumman

Lightning Talk: Electronic/Photonic Integration for Clocks
Dr. Hayden McGuinness, Sandia National Lab

1:00 PM
Lunch and Hosted Poster/Demo Session
Please visit the demos and posters in our Exhibit Hall for live group discussions with Performers
Featured Demos on Revolutionizing Communications by Dr. Tom Rondeau, DARPA/STO and Dr. John Davies, DARPA/MTO
2:15 PM
Technical Session: Overcoming the Limits of 2D Electronics
Technical Session Speaker
Dr. Ming Zhang, Distinguished Architect, Synopsys


Revolutionary Photonic Microsystems
Dr. Gordon Keeler, DARPA/MTO
Dr. John Bowers, University of California, Santa Barbara


Advanced Fabrication Capabilities for Mixed-Mode Microelectronics
Dr. James Wilson, DARPA/MTO
Dr. Alvin Joseph, GlobalFoundries


Lightning Talk: Hot Via and Cu Bumps for 3D RF in GaN and GaAs
Dr. Charles Campbell, Qorvo
3:30 PM
Afternoon Break
3:45 PM
Closing Keynote
Closing Keynote Speaker
Mr. Victor Peng, CEO, Xilinx
4:15 PM
Closing Remarks
Dr. Mark Rosker, Director, DARPA/MTO
4:20 PM
Summit & Symposium Concludes
Agenda subject to change.

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