VLSI-SOC 2018

26th IFIP/IEEE/AICA International Conference
on Very Large Scale Integration
Verona, 8-10 October, Roseo Hotel Leon D'oro.

PhD FORUM

You can view or download the PhD forum call for papers here



The Ph.D. Forum of VLSI-SoC 2018 is a poster session aimed at the exchange of ideas and experiences ph Ph.D. students from different parts of the world. Elected Ph.D. students have an opportunity to discuss their thesis and research work with specialist within the system and design automation communities. This offers a good opportunity for students to receive valuable feedback and gain exposure in the job market. Furthermore, this forum also provides a great chance for industry official to meet junior researchers, giving an avenue for incorporating the latest research developments into their companies.

DEADLINES

Extended PhD Forum submission: July 02, 2018 July 16, 2018
Extended Notification of acceptance: July 23, 2018 July 30, 2018
Extended Camera ready: August 6, 2018 August 13, 2018


ELEGIBILITY

PhD candidates who have completed at least one year of their PhD program or PhDs who have finished their PhD program within the last 12 months as of the submission deadline..


PRESENTATION

Posters will be introduced in the Ph.D. Forum Session (two-minute time slot, one slide) and next presented in a full one-hour Poster Session.


PUBLICATION

Two (2) page abstract will be provided to the conference attendees in soft proceedings (will NOT be included in the main conference proceedings).


BEST PhD FORUM POSTER AWARD

The PhD forum selection committee will review all presented posters and recommend one poster for the Best PhD Forum Poster Award. We will have awards for second and third places as well.


GRANTS FOR PhD STUDENTS

VLSI-SoC 2018 finances a limited number of travel grants for Ph.D. students, throught the Technical Commitee TC-10 (Computer Systems Technology) and WG 10.5 of the International Federation for Information Processing - IFIP. In principle, grants are restricted to support students who cannot be fully supported by their institutions. This rule gives preferences to students being enrolled in Africa, Latin America, South America, Eastern Europe, and Asia (except Israel, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and China).


HOW TO APPLY

Submit a two-page abstract of the dissertation in PDF to kchoi@snu.ac.kr by July 16, 2018


PhD SCHOOL

Students submitting their work to the PhD forum are encouraged to attend the PhD School that will be held on Friday 5th, Saturday 6th, and Sunday 7th October, co-located with VLSI-SOC.
For more information visit the PhD School WebSite