Welcome to ISCA 2016

The 43rd International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA) is the premier forum for new ideas and research results in computer architecture. This year ISCA will be held at the Lotte Hotel (Myeong-dong) in Seoul, South Korea during June 18-22, 2016.

Keynote Talks

Keynote 1: June 20, Monday 8:30am-9:30am

Doug Carmean, Microsoft

Title: Quantum and Cryo and DNA, oh my! Sights Along the New Yellow Brick Road

Bio: Doug is currently an Architect at Microsoft exploring the role of advanced technology in the context of future computing ecosystems. Previously, Doug was an Intel Fellow and Director of the Efficient Computing Lab at Intel.

He is responsible for creating the vision and concept for the Xeon Phi family products, an architecture for highly parallel workloads based on Intel Architecture processors. Carmean founded a new group at Intel to define, build and productize the Xeon Phi family.

Keynote 2: June 21, Tuesday 8:30am-9:30am

Seok-Hee Lee, SK Hynix

Title: Memory’s value positioning in servers: when Moore’s Law sees the end of the road

Bio: Dr. Seok-Hee Lee received the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1988 and 1990, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, in 2000 all in Materials Science.
From 2000 to 2010, he was with the Portland Technology Development, Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, OR, where he worked on process integration and yield on Intel’s advanced CMOS logic technologies. Dr. Lee received the Intel Achievement Award three times (Intel’s highest recognition for technical achievement) and 11 Intel divisional recognition awards for his technical achievements in transistor and process development. From 2010 to 2013, he was with the faculty of the Department of Electrical Engineering in KAIST, Korea, as an Associate Professor. In 2013, he joined SK Hynix as Senior Vice President and Head of R&D. He is now Executive Vice President, responsible for DRAM products and technology. He served IEDM as a committee member and an executive committee member from 2008 to 2013. Dr. Lee gave numerous invited talks, keynote speeches and plenary talks at serveral conferences.