This is our 16th anniversary, and we are proud that FMS has become the largest flash memory storage industry conference in the world, attracting the leading high speed memory companies, professionals from enterprise, cloud, and hyperscaler customer environments, analysts, and the media community.
We are pleased to welcome you and your company to the Keynote Program at Flash Memory Summit 2022 (FMS).
The Keynote Presentations continually receive the #1 rating as the most valuable part of the conference - and we know that it is the commitment and quality that company teams like yours bring to this process that result in the success of the event.
This document will answer key questions in planning for your Keynote Presentation, and it will provide a timeline and outline of what we need and when we need it in order to make this a winning event for you.
Below is information on how to contact us. Our Keynote Team is available at any time to help support your specific needs in preparation for FMS 2022.
Tom Coughlin, Program Chair
Responsible for overall final review and approval of all speakers and topics of the FMS Program
Jay Kramer, Master of Ceremonies
Liaison to speakers and their staff in the development of quality presentations and support materials, including review of abstracts and speaker bios
Roberta Ryan, Director of Keynote Program
Point person for managing pre-, post-, and on-site conference Keynote Speaker logistics
Tedra Nikolai, Keynote Administrator
Administrative support to the Keynote Team pre- and post-conference tasks, including scheduling calls, collecting Keynote materials, and coordinating PR requests.
We have three interlinking projects:
To assist you in creating an exceptional presentation, during the initial video conference we will provide you with subject matter expertise, guidelines, and best practices.
To support your Keynote Team, we will also provide a subject matter expert to review your presentation draft.
To receive this valuable service that will enhance the quality of your Keynote Presentation, adherence to the submission dates (below) is required.
Please upload your Keynote Presentation PowerPoint (and any associated video) to Presentation Uploads
As an element of our commitment to professionalism, we strictly enforce the 30-minute time frame of the presentation time slot.
Keynote titles should be short (maximum 80 characters including spaces), describe what the talk will cover, and sound interesting and relevant.
Biographies should be six sentences or fewer and include the following:
We suggest that the Keynote Speaker has an executive management background. If selecting a marketing exec speaker, we recommend that you have either a technology exec or customer as a co-presenter.
Abstracts should be four or five sentences and include the following: