AGENDA (Mountain View)

The RISC-V ISA has spawned a worldwide revolution in the semiconductor ecosystem by democratizing access to custom silicon with robust design platforms and custom accelerators. SiFive is fueling the momentum with myriad hardware and software tools for new and innovative RISC-V based solutions for IoT, AI, networking and storage applications. Attendance is free and includes lunch and plenty of time to meet and network with the speakers.

Please join us for the SiFive RISC-V Symposium in Mountain View on February 26th, starting at 08:00 a.m., at the Computer History Museum, 1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94043.

08:00 - 08:50


08:50 - 09:00

Welcome and Introduction, by Swamy Irrinki, Sr. Director of Marketing, SiFive

09:00 - 09:30

Keynote: RISC-V Foundation Vision, by Martin Fink, CEO of RISC-V Foundation

09:30 - 09:50

Leading Semiconductor Design Revolution, by Naveed Sherwani, CEO, SiFive

09:50 - 10:10

Getting the Best From RISC-V With Application-Targeted Custom Instructions, by Simon Davidmann, Founder and CEO, Imperas

10:10 - 10:30

Freedom HiFive RISC-V Development Platforms, by Megan Wachs, VP of Hardware Engineering, SiFive

10:30 - 10:50


10:50 - 11:10

RISC-V Based Platforms for SSD and IoT Applications, by Ravi Thummarukudy, CEO, Mobiveil

11:10 - 11:30

RISC-V Custom SoC Solution for SSD Controller, by Shafy Eltoukhy, SVP of Operations and GM of SoC Division, SiFive

11:30 - 12:00

Keynote: SoC Design in the Cloud, by Darrin Jones, Sr. Director of Technology Development, Cloud Hardware Infrastructure, Microsoft

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch and Demos

13:00 - 13:20

RISC-V Core IP for Target Vertical Markets, by Jack Kang, VP of Product Marketing, SiFive

13:20 - 13:40

RISC-V Core Software Ecosystem, by Palmer Dabbelt, Director of Software Engineering, SiFive

13:40 - 14:00

SoC IP for Target Vertical Markets, by Mohit Gupta, VP SoC IP, SiFive

14:00 - 14:30

Keynote: Freedom Revolution Customizable RISC-V AI SoC Platform, by Krste Asanovic, Co-Founder and Chief Architect, SiFive

14:30 - 14:50


14:50 - 15:10

Mission-Critical AI Processor, by Jay Hu, CEO, DinoplusAI

15:10 - 15:40

Tutorial: SiFive Core Designer, by John Min, Sr. FAE, SiFive

15:40 - 15:50

Video: Design Your Own CPU!!

15:50 - 16:00

Closing Remarks, by Jaspi Sandhu, VP of Sales, SiFive

16:00 - 17:00