Flash Memory Summit 2019

For the fifth consecutive year, the IAP will host a booth for student posters at the Flash Memory Summit, August 5-8, in the Santa Clara Convention Center.  Last year was the most heavily trafficked Summit to date, with ~5000 attendees. Visit us this year in Booth 745.


Full-time students may register here for free access using the priority code EDULOC19.  See below for photos and more information about what to expect this year.


Flash Memory Summit 2017
Prof. Onur Mutlu (left), ETH Zurich and Dr. Saugata Ghose (right), Carnegie Mellon University chat amidst the student posters with an FMS attendee at FMS 2018.

Flash Memory Summit 2017
Stanford PhD student Tushar Swarmy will present a poster at FMS 2019. Above, he describes his work to attendees at the Stanford-UCSC Cloud Workshop in December 2018. Tushar is advised by Prof. Kunle Olukotun.

Flash Memory Summit 2017
Chandranil Chakraborttii (at far left), a PhD student at UC Santa Cruz advised by Prof. Heiner Litz describes his research poster on neural network based prefetching techniques in flash storage devices at FMS 2018.


Flash Memory Summit 2018 Keynotes by IAP Industry Members (please check back later for the 2019 Program)
  • “Creating the Next Generation of Data-Driven Infrastructure”, Tuesday, August 7th, 12:10-12:40pm, Phil Bullinger, Sr VP/GM of Data Center Systems, Western Digital
  • “Adaptable Storage Acceleration Platforms for Exabyte-scale Data Centers”, Wednesday, August 8th, 1:00-1:30pp, Manish Muthal, VP of Datacenter Marketing, Xilinx
  • “Optimizing Storage Solutions for Data Center Applications”, Wednesday, August 8th, 1:30-2:00pm, Nigel Alvares, VP of SSD & Data Center Storage Solutions, Marvell
  • “Applications Need More Than IOPS and Latency”, Thursday, August 9th, 12:40-1:10pm, Eric Zhao, SSD General Manager, Huawei Technologies

Please see the event site for additional info.