CEDA Young Professionals Forum: AI and Future Trends in Industry

announcement | Tue, Dec 8th, 2020


The goal of this forum is to foster communication between industry and academia, particularly among young professionals, i.e., researchers and engineers that are in the early stages of their careers. The forum will have a series of short talks and a panel. The topics of the talk are broadly about the current industry interests in AI, the challenges and future trends in AI, career guidance for graduate students and young professionals, etc. The topic of the panel is set to the future direction of AI and suggestions to the young professionals.

Date: 12 December 2020
Time: 4:00-6:20 PM Pacific Time

Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/93255797199
Passcode: CEDAYP


Each speaker will give a 15 minute presentation followed by a panel discussion.

  • Dr. Satrajit Chatterjee, Google AI - "ML + EDA: For Fun and Profit"
  • Dr. Edith Beigne, Facebook Reality Labs - "AR/VR Applications: Silicon Challenges and Research Directions"
  • Dr. Abhijit Davare, Intel Labs - "Hardware Acceleration for AI"
  • Dr. Haoxing (Mark) Ren, NVIDIA - "From Alchemy to Algorithms How can ML revolutionize EDA" 
  • Dr. Kyungtae (KT) Han, Toyota Motor North America - "Emerging Research in Connected and Autonomous Vehicles"
  • Panel Discussion

Organized by CEDA Young Professionals Committee. Contact the hosts for information or questions.