IEEE Industry Summit on the Future of Computing

Industry Summit
IEEE Industry Summit
On the Future of Computing
10 November 2017
Washington, D.C., USA


Discovering a new era of computing


Dr. Bernie Meyerson

Dr. Bernie Meyerson
Chief Innovation Officer

Dr. Meyerson, an IBM Fellow, serves as IBM’s Chief Innovation Officer. His team focuses on the early identification of major technical and/or business discontinuities impacting business and society, and driving innovation across the breadth of IBM.

Learn more about Dr. Bernie Meyerson


Mark Papermaster

Mark Papermaster
Chief Technology Officer

Mark Papermaster is CTO and senior vice president of Technology and Engineering, responsible for corporate technical direction, product development including system-on-chip (SOC) methodology, microprocessor design, I/O and memory, and advanced research.

Learn more about Mark Papermaster


Dan Hutcheson

Dan Hutcheson
CEO and Chairman
VLSIresearch inc.

Dan is CEO and Chairman of VLSIresearch inc. He is a recognized authority on the semiconductor industry, and is thought of as “the marketing voice and expert for the industry.” His consulting work has included hundreds of successful programs involving product development, launch, and positioning.



Join IEEE as we convene great thinkers around the discussion of what we should expect as we enter a new era of computing that is currently un-imaginable. Learn how to best prepare your business for the next 10 years, and how to be at the leading edge for the following 20 years and beyond. Hear from trailblazers in hardware, software, low energy, and high performance computing. You will walk away with ideas, insight, and the keys to innovation.


You have the opportunity to purchase registration for ICRC, the Industry Summit, or for ICRC and the Industry Summit combined. Registration fees are as follows:

ICRC Early (29 September 2017) Regular On-Site
Member $375 $450 $525
Non-Member $450 $500 $575
Student Member $275 $350 $425
Student Non-Member $350 $400 $475
Retired Life Member $250 $250 $325
Industry Summit Early (29 September 2017) Regular On-Site
Member $299 $399 $475
Non-Member $399 $499 $575
Student Member $179 $249 $325
Student Non-Member $219 $349 $425
Retired Life Member $179 $179 $255
ICRC & Industry Summit Early (29 September 2017) Regular On-Site
Member $550 $625 $700
Non-Member $625 $675 $750
Student Member $450 $525 $600
Student Non-Member $525 $575 $650
Retired Life Member $425 $425 $500

Follow this link to register today:


The hotel is the Ritz-Carlton in McLean, VA. Follow the link to make reservations and use this code to obtain the conference rate:

To make hotel reservations, please visit this link: IEEE 2017 ICRC
and use this code: ICCICCA

The cutoff date to make reservations is 13 October 2017.
You can also call the hotel at 1-800-241-3333 and reference the IEEE 2017 ICRC Program.

The group rate is for a deluxe room, USD $249 single or double, plus applicable taxes.


November 10th, 2017 Topic Speaker
8:30 - 9:00 am Opening Keynote Bernie Meyerson, Chief Innovation Officer, IBM
9:00 - 10:00 am What Should We Be Focusing On? Dan Hutcheson, CEO, VLSI Research
10:00 - 11:00 am Interactive Discussion
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Keynote To Be Announced
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 - 1:30 pm Keynote Speaker Mark Papermaster, Chief Technology Officer, AMD
1:30 - 2:00 pm The Next 20 - 30 Years, and Beyond Greg Yeric, Fellow, ARM
2:30 - 3:30 pm Idea Sessions:
What’s Next in Quantum Colin Williams, Director of Business Development and Strategy, D-Wave
What Should We Be Thinking About for Hardware Kirk Bresniker, Chief Architect, HP Labs
Industry and Academia – Where new ideas come from Tsu-Jae King Liu, Professor, UC Berkely
4:00 - 4:30 pm A Roadmap for Devices and Systems Paolo Gargini, Chairman, International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors
4:30 - 5:00 pm Capstone Keynote Stan Williams, Senior Fellow, HP


Sessions still being confirmed – check this page for continual updates.


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