Conference Brief
 
 
 
 
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FEATURED CONFERENCES
 
 
 
 
2021 IEEE International Memory Workshop (IMW)

16-19 May 2021
Virtual Event

The IMW is the premier international forum for both new and seasoned technologists having diverse technical backgrounds to share and learn about the latest developments in memory technology with the global community. The scope of workshop content ranges from new memory concepts in early research to the technology drivers currently in volume production as well as emerging technologies in development. The morning and afternoon technical sessions are organized in a manner that provides ample time for informal exchanges amongst presenters and attendees. The evening panel discussions will address hot topics in the memory and memory system field. 

 
 
 


 
 
 
 
 
 
2021 IEEE International Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC)

20-25 June 2021
Virtual Event

PVSC-48’s Technical Program will be divided into 12 areas covering cutting-edge developments in science and engineering of photovoltaics, ranging from fundamentals to applications, with an emphasis on material science, devices, systems, solar resources and policy related matters. On behalf of the Technical Program Committee, we are honored to invite you to submit an abstract on your latest achievements in photovoltaic (PV) research, development, and applications to PVSC-48. PVSC-48 aims to be a highly interactive venue for both seasoned PV experts as well as entry-level professionals and students. The conference provides a unique opportunity to meet, share and discuss PV-related developments in a timely and influential forum. Please contribute to the PVSC's tradition as a premier international conference on the science and technology that can contribute toward a world powered largely by PV systems.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
UPCOMING EDS WEBINAR
 
 
Date: 28 April 2021 / Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST)
Topic: New Directions in Silicon Photonics: From Optical Communications to the Brain
Presented by: Prof. Joyce Poon

Read: Abstract / Biography
 
 
 
 
 
EDS's webinar series delivers live lectures with luminaries from the field of electron device engineering... streaming right to your desktop!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EDS is pleased to announce our new podcast series. Join us as we host interviews with some of the most successful members of our Society sharing their lives and careers. Their insight and wisdom will be invaluable inspiration and knowledge for those in the engineering field. Stay tuned to our social media channels and website for future announcements on upcoming events. Follow the link below to hear from Professor Baliga and other EDS luminaries.
 
 
 
 
 
 
CALL FOR PAPERS
 
 
32nd International Conference on Microelectronics 

12-14 September 2021
Virtual Event
Abstract submission deadline is:
14 May 2021

Conference Website

 
 
2021 IEEE BiCMOS and Compound Semiconductor Integrated Circuits and Technology Symposium (BCICTS)

5-8 December 2021
Abstract submission deadline:
14 May 2021

Conference Website

 
 
UPCOMING CONFERENCES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Virtual Event | 16-19 May 2021
 
 
 
 
Hybrid Event
In-Person: 7-9 June 2021 | Atlanta, GA, USA
Virtual: 20-25 June 2021
 
 
 
 
IEEE EDS AWARDS
 
 
EDS Lester F. Eastman Award
 
 

The IEEE Electron Devices Society invites the submission of nominations for the Lester F. Eastman Award. This award is presented annually to honor an individual who has made an outstanding achievement in high-performance semiconductor devices.

Nomination Deadline: 1 July

 
 
 
 
J.J. Ebers Award
 
 

Have you or a colleague made either a single or a series of contributions of recognized scientific, economic, or social significance in the broad field of electron devices? Submit your 2021 EDS J.J. Ebers Award nomination today!

Please complete and submit your online nomination form by 1 July to the EDS Executive Office. All endorsement letters should be sent directly to l.riello@ieee.org and received by the deadline date.

 
 
 
 

Consider nominating a colleague for an IEEE Electron Devices Society Award

 
 
Award & Election Deadline Dates
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEW TCS FEE STRUCTURE
 
 
IEEE introduced Technical Co-Sponsor Fees (TCS Fees) in 2018 for all technically co-sponsored conferences in which there is no IEEE financial interest (0%). Please note that there will be a new TCS Fee structure in effect for any conferences occurring after 31 December 2020.
  • US$1,450 per event
  • US$22 for each paper submitted to IEEE Xplore®

Technical Co-Sponsors have the option to pass this fee on to their conferences. If this occurs, the conference is responsible for paying a portion of the fee. Conferences should be mindful of this cost when budgeting for their event.

 
 
 
 
CONFERENCE UPDATES
 
 
Below are the IEEE requirements for all IEEE financially sponsored conferences. All IEEE EDS conferences must abide by these guidelines in order to have compliant contracts.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Jessica Lotito, CMP at the IEEE EDS office at j.lotito@ieee.org.

Contract review
All conference-related purchase transactions valuing US$1,000 or greater must be reviewed by the IEEE Conference Contracts Department before execution.

You may refer to the following chart for guidance on the appropriate review process for your transaction.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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