29 March

GOMACTech 2021

March 29-April 1, 2021 

Virtual Conference 


Collaboration Amidst Isolation: Microelectronics Enabling Our Connected Nation

Scroll down to see the full events schedule for GOMACTech 2021

GOMACTech was established primarily to review developments in microcircuit applications for government systems. Established in 1968, the conference has focused on advances in systems being developed by the Department of Defense and other government agencies and has been used to announce major government microelectronics initiatives such as VHSIC and MIMIC, and provides a forum for government reviews.


The GOMACTech Conference is an Unclassified, Export-Controlled event that requires participants to be U.S. Citizens or legal U.S. Permanent Residents. All registrants, including presenters and exhibitors, must provide proof of U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident status prior to being permitted entry into the conference. Additionally, a signed Non-Disclosure Statement will be required. Note that all NDAs must be completed and signed on site.
You may prove U.S. citizenship with any of the following:
• U.S. Passport
• Birth certificate AND valid government-issued photo ID
• Naturalization certificate AND valid government-issued photo ID

The following are NOT proof of citizenship:
• Voter registration card
• Driver’s license

GOMACTech 2021 Event Schedule
Technical Presentations:

All GOMACTech-21 oral and poster presentations will be available for on-demand viewing starting on Monday, March 29, at 10:00 am EDT.

Presentation Q&A (Text Only):

Attendees will be able to view both oral and poster presentations at their own convenience and submit questions by clicking the blue Q&A button at the bottom of each presentation opener panel. Note: This level of interaction is not real time, but presenters will be answering questions within several hours through the end of the day on Thursday, April 1.

Oral Session LIVE Q&A:

Each oral session will have a live 30-minute Q&A, which will give the attendees the opportunity to interact with presenters in real time and submit questions about their on-demand presentation. It is recommended that an attendee watch the pre-recorded oral presentation prior to attending the livestream Q&A.

You can find the full schedule for the live Q&A sessions here

Poster Session Q&A Video Chats:

There will be a one-hour dedicated session for attendees to join a video chat with a poster presenter at 12 pm EDT Tuesday, March 30 – Thursday, April 1. You will also be able to submit text questions to presenters any time throughout the virtual conference.

Live Streaming Events:

All live streaming events can be accessed directly on the homepage of the virtual conference website. No additional equipment is required for an attendee to join.

Full Live Stream Schedule:

Monday, March 29
EDA-based Presilicon Security Sign-off Panel (1:00 – 2:30 pm EDT)

Tuesday, March 30
Welcome Remarks and Awards (10:00 am EDT)
Keynote Address by Ms. Nicole Petta (10:45 am EDT)
Oral Session LIVE Q&A (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT)
Oral Session LIVE Q&A (3:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT)

Wednesday, March 31
Kilby Lecture by Dr. Dario Gil (10:15 am EDT)
Kilby Lecture by Dr. Gabriel Rebeiz (10:45 am EDT)
Oral Session LIVE Q&A (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT)
Oral Session LIVE Q&A (3:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT)

Thursday, April 1
Kilby Lecture by the Honorable Zachary J. Lemnios (10:15 am EDT)
Kilby Lecture by Jose Roberto Alvarez (10:45 am EDT)
Oral Session LIVE Q&A (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT)
Oral Session LIVE Q&A (3:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT)

Scavenger Hunt:

Earn points by visiting exhibitors and presentations while you make your way to the top of the leaderboard for a chance to win a prize!

How it works:

1. Install the “esLive” mobile app from iTunes or Google Play.

2. Launch the app and scan the QR code in the exhibitor or presentation pop-up.

3 . Answer the question correctly to gain points and rise on the leaderboard.

4. Win prizes!


Be sure to visit the exhibitor section of the show and check out the latest developments from participating companies. Attendees can video chat directly with a booth representative or have text-based discussions. Exhibitor hours start at 10:00 am through 5:00 pm EDT each day of the virtual conference.

Networking Lounges:

Video chat networking rooms will be open for all GOMACTech attendees from 9:00 AM EDT to 6:00 pm EDT each day of the GOMACTech 2021 Virtual Conference. This is your chance to catch up with old friends and colleagues, make new connections, and join live discussions with other attendees! There will be a dedicated networking room for each technical topic for attendees to join a topic-based discussion and an open networking room just for connecting with other attendees. In addition, the virtual conference will enable attendees to have one-on-one video chats with exhibitors and poster presenters.

Trivia Night:

GOMACTech is pleased to bring you an exciting trivia networking event. Attendees joining the video chat will be separated into groups to work together to become the number one team of the night! Questions will vary among various topics, including some about the GOMACTech conferences! This event is free for all GOMACTech 2021 Conference attendees, so be sure to join the fun.
When? Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at 5:00 pm EDT - 6:00 pm EDT








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