Semiconductor Big Ideas Conference

We are very pleased to announce the inaugural Semiconductor “Big Ideas” conference, organized jointly by New Street ResearchBoston Consulting Group, and Applied Materials.

The full-day virtual event will feature a unique group of speakers from across the technology value chain who will share their perspective on the future of the semiconductor industry.

September 9th, 2021

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10:00-10:15Pierre Ferragu, New Street Research / Ramiro Palma, BCGIntro
10:15-11:00Gary Dickerson, CEO, Applied MaterialsFrom Materials to Systems - The PPACt Playbook
11:00-11:45Dr. Mark D. Hill, Microsoft Azure & U. WisconsinIn Computer Architecture, We Don’t Change the Questions, We Change the Answers
11:45-12:30Peter Chapman, CEO, IonQThe Roadmap towards Quantum Computing at Scale
12:30-13:15Dr. Cliff Young, Software Engineer, Google Co-design from semiconductors to A.I.
13:15-14:00Dr. Bryan Catanzaro, VP Applied Deep Learning, NvidiaScaling out of Giant A.I. Models - A Chip to System Approach
14:00-14:45Andrew Feldman, CEO, CerebrasDeep Dive into the Industry's Largest A.I. Accelerator Chip
14:45-15:30Gregg Lowe, CEO, Cree/WolfspeedThe Power Semiconductor Revolution
15:30-16:15Durga Malladi, SVP & GM 5G, Qualcomm5G Evolution in Networks and Devices
16:15-16:30Pierre Ferragu, New Street Research / Ramiro Palma, BCGClosing Remarks

all times EDT


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Rony Abovitz
Serial Entrepreneur, spatial computing expert, founder Magic Leap
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Dr. Bryan Catanzaro
VP Applied Deep Learning
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Gary Dickerson
Applied Materials
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Andrew Feldman
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Dr. Mark D. Hill
Microsoft Azure & U. Wisconsin
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Gregg Lowe
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Dr. Cliff Young
Google Brain
Software Engineer
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Peter Chapman
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Durga Malladi
SVP & GM 5G Mobile Broadband & Infrastructure