Flash Memory Summit
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Program - The Flash Memory Summit program will provide attendees with practical information on the current state of flash memory and its applications. It consists of:

  • Half-day forums
  • Panel discussions
  • Keynotes
  • Half-day pre-conference seminars
  • Paper sessions
  • One-hour tutorials
  • Special sessions

Typical topics of interest include:

  • 3D flash
  • All-flash arrays
  • Application acceleration
  • Automotive applications
  • Big data
  • Caching
  • Cloud computing
  • Computer applications
  • Controllers
  • Database acceleration
  • Datacenter applications
  • Embedded applications
  • Endurance/wear
  • Enterprise applications
  • Fabrics
  • Flash storage networking
  • Flash translation layer (FTL)
  • Hierarchical systems
  • High performance flash systems
  • Hyperscale applications
  • Industry standard storage
  • Market research
  • Marketing flash product
  • MLC/TLC flash
  • Mobile applications
  • New non-volatile technologies
  • NVMe
  • PCIe storage">PCIe storage
  • Performance analysis
  • Persistent memory
  • Programming models
  • Scalable architectures
  • Security
  • Software-defined storage
  • SSDs
  • Testing

Intended Audience:

  • Hardware and software designers
  • Storage specialists
  • Data center/computer/network managers
  • Storage engineers/managers
  • Communications engineers
  • Venture capitalists
  • Marketing and product managers
  • Systems engineers/analysts
  • Engineering managers
  • Solution providers and consultants
  • VARs, OEMs, system integrators
  • Consumer electronics designers
  • Market and financial analysts

Your Participation - The Conference is open to everyone involved in the design, development, integration, marketing, use, or support of flash memory, or related hardware, software, or services. Please submit your proposal no later than April 21, 2017 to:

Proposal Submission - Please use our ONLINE FORM to submit your proposal. If you have any questions regarding the online submission form process, please contact our webmaster.

Proposal Format - The proposal should be one page and consist of:

  1. An abstract
  2. A brief outline of major topics
  3. A short biography of the presenter

Acceptance will be made by MAy 15, 2017

Proceedings - A copy of the paper or visuals for publication in the Conference Proceedings must be provided by July 26, 2017.