Workshop

FIRE: FPGA Innovation Research Exchange: Tools and Platforms for Accelerating AI Workloads

On June 27, 2024, the HW Acceleration Network community and SURF organize a HW acceleration workshop focused on tools and HW platforms for accelerating AI workloads. This workshop is part of the “FIRE: FPGA Innovation Research Exchange“ series of events.

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27 Jun 2024
Time
9:30 to 17:00
Location
SURF Utrecht

What to expect?

The event features a lineup of discussions centered around cutting-edge computing technologies for AI workload acceleration showcasing multiple industrial players such as Innatera and Groq as well as developers of HW acceleration platforms such as AMD and Altera. In addition, the workshop features two keynote talks on future computing platforms dedicated to quantum computing as well as cellular automata.

Practical information

Where: SURF Utrecht (Moreelsepark 48, 3511 EP, Utrecht)
When: June 27, 2024, 9.30-17.00

The outline of the program of the event is as follows.

09.30 – 09.45: Welcome&Coffee
09.45 – 10.00: Introduction and updates
10.00 – 11.00: Keynote 1
11.00 – 12.30: Platforms for AI acceleration session
12.30 – 13.30: Lunch
13.30 – 14.30: Keynote 2
14.30 – 15.00: Flash talks
15.00 – 15.30: Coffee break
15.30 – 17.00: Tools for accelerator platforms session
17.00 – 17.30: Drinks