Frontier of
Embodiment Informatics:
ICT and Robotics

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International Symposium on Future of Computer Technology 2018 (ISFCT2018)

International Symposium on Future of Computer Technology 2018
Date 1:00PM-6:05PM July 24 (Fri.), 2018 (Reception opens at 12:30PM)
Venue Conference Room 102, Green Computing Systems Research and Development Center
Participant fee Free of charge *Pre-registration is required
Organizer Frontier of Embodiment Informatics: ICT and Robotics, Waseda University SGU program
Advanced Multicore Processor Research Institute, Waseda University
Sponsorship IEEE Computer Society Japan Chapter
IEEE Computer Society Multicore STC
Oscar Technology Corporation

Message from Organizer, Prof. Hironori Kasahara

On July 24, 2018, in collaboration with the IEEE Computer Society (President: Prof. Hironori Kasahara of Waseda University), the Frontier of Embodiment Informatics: ICT and Robotics, Waseda University SGU program will hold the COMPSAC2018 conference at the Tokyo Hitotsubashi Hall and the National Institute of Informatics (NII). World-class researchers, winners of the IEEE Computer Society 2018 Computer Pioneer Award, Technical Achievement Award, and Distinguished Service Award, will be invited to COMPSAC to serve as the keynote speakers. Researchers will also be invited to the International Symposium on the Future of Computer Technology 2018: ISFCT 2018 being held at the Waseda Green Computing Research and Development Center on Tuesday, July 24.

The world’s most advanced symposium will be held with the following speakers.

Attendance is free of charge, but pre-registration is required. We look forward to seeing you at the symposium.

Program

12:30 Registration Start
13:00 – 13:10 Opening Address

Prof. Shuji Hashimoto (Vice President of Waseda University)
Prof. Hironori Kasahara (Waseda University / IEEE Computer Society President 2018 / ISFCT2018 Chair)

13:10 – 13:40 Prof. Sorel Reisman
(California State University, Fullerton)
13:40 – 15:05 Dr. Bjarne Stroustrup
(Morgan Stanley / Visiting Professor of Columbia University)
15:05 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:05 Prof. Margaret Martonosi
(Princeton University)
16:05 – 16:35 Dr. Dejan Milojicic
(Hewlett Packard Labs)
16:35 – 16:45 Coffee Break
16:45 – 17:15 Prof. Cecilia Metra
(University of Bologna)
17:15 – 17:35 Prof. Hironori Kasahara
(Waseda University / IEEE Computer Society President 2018 / ISFCT2018 Chair)
17:35 – 17:55 Dr. Christoph Schumacher
(Oscar Technology / Guest Assistant Professor of Waseda University)
17:55 – 18:05 Closing Address

Prof. Shigeki Sugano (Waseda University / Leader of SGU Project: ICT and Robotics)

18:05 Close

Invited Speakers

  • Sorel Reisman
    Professor, California State University, Fullerton
    IEEE Computer Society President 2011
    IEEE Computer Society E. Merwin for Distinguished service 2018 Winner

  • Bjarne Stroustrup
    Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
    Visiting Professor, Columbia University
    C++ Developer
    IEEE Computer Society Computer Pioneer Award 2018 Winner

  • Margaret Martonosi
    Professor, Princeton University
    Researcher in low-power computing
    IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award 2018 Winner

  • Dejan Milojicic
    Senior Researcher and Managing Director of HP Labs
    IEEE Division VIII Director
    IEEE Computer Society President 2014

  • Cecilia Metra
    Professor, University of Bologna
    IEEE Computer Society President-Elect 2018 (President 2019)

  • Hironori Kasahara
    Professor, Waseda University
    Japan’s first IEEE Computer Society President (2018)
    Parallel Compiler Multicore Researcher
    IEEE Computer Society President 2018

  • Christoph Schumacher
    Waseda Visiting Researcher
    Oscar Technology

Venue

27 Waseda-machi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan 162-0042
TEL:+81-(0)3-3203-4369