2020 FICS Conference Program


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March 24, 2020

07:30-08:30am

Registration and Breakfast

08:30-09:00am

Introductory and Welcome Remarks

Session 1

Plenary Session
Session Chair: Kevin Butler, University of Florida

09:00-09:30am

Keynote Address I: Len Orlando, Air Force Research Laboratory, Title: TBD

09:30-09:50am

Visionary Talk I: Waleed Barnawi, Program Director, ONR, Title: TBD

9:50-10:10am

Mohamed Abdel-Moneum, Senior Development Engineer, Intel, Title: TBD

10:10-10:40am

Break

Session 2

FICS Research Presentation Session Chair: TBD

10:40-11:00am

Farimah Farahmandi, Assistant Professor, UF, Title: SoC Security Validation

11:00-11:20am

Fahim Rahman, Research Assistant Professor, UF, Title: Ransomware Detection

11:20-11:40am

Nitin Pundir, PhD Student, UF, Title: Security Analysis of FPGA-As-A-Service

11:40-12:00pm

Sarah Leaper, Draper, Title: TBD

12:00-01:15pm

Lunch

Session 3

Session Chair: TBD

01:15-01:45pm

Visionary Talk II: Carrie Gates, Bank of America, Title: TBD

01:45-02:05pm

Frederica Nelson, Army, Title: TBD

02:05-02:25pm

Sophia D’Anthoine, Riverloop Security, Title: A Farewell to Bugs: Automated Vulnerability Discovery in IoT Devices

02:25-04:00pm

Student Poster/Demo Session

Session Organizer: Dr. Navid Asadi, University of Florida

Session 4

Session Chair: TBD

04:00-04:20pm

Vasker Bhattacherjee, Edaptive Computing Inc., Methodologies for Trusted Microelectronics- Balancing Assurance Against ROI

04:20-04:40pm

Robert Burns, CSO, Thales eSecurity Title: TBD

04:40-05:00pm

Adam Cron, Synopsys Title: Security Implementation Challenges in the EDA Forest  

March 25, 2020

07:30-08:30am

Registration and Breakfast

Session 5

Session Chair: TBD

08:30-09:00am

Keynote Address II: Jorge Guajardo Merchan, BOSCH, Title: TBD

09:00-09:25am

Visionary Talk III: Jonathan Graf, CEO, Graf Research, Title: Quit Playing Games (with My Chip)

09:25-09:45am

Richard Ott, Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Title: TBD

09:45-10:05am

Adam Kimura, Battelle, Title: TBD

10:05-10:40am

Break

Session 6

Session Chair: TBD

10:40-11:00am

Dr. Jon Mellott, Mercury Electronics, Title: TBD

11:00-11:20am

Samson Melamed, GLC Technologies, LLC, Title: Leveraging Circuit Emulation for Thermal Analysis and Verification

11:20-11:40pm

Pamela Norton, CEO, Borsetta, Title: Convergence Chip 2020 – How the power of AI, DLT, Privacy, Trust Anchors, 5G, and Quantum-proof technology will impact microchips, sensors, the global supply chain and our daily lives

11:40-12:00pm

John Callahan and Fran Korosec, BRIDG, Title: TBD

12:00-01:00pm

Lunch, Poster/Demo Awards Presentation

01:15-03:00pm

Lab Tour, Led by Navid Asadi, University of Florida