IEEE CASS Japan-Korea Membership Development Workshop

Osaka University, Osaka, Japan

December 21-22, 2022

Sponsored by IEEE CAS Society

Co-Sponsored by IEEE CAS Society, Japan-Joint Chapter, Kansai Chapter, Fukuoka Chapter, Shikoku Chapter, Seoul Chapter, Daegu Chapter, Daejeon Chapter

In Cooperation With: Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University

Dec 21 (wed)

10:00-10:15 Opening Ceremony
10:15-10:45 Keynote Talk

"A New Era of Deep Learning-based Medical Diagnosis using Big Data"
Speaker: Prof. Myung Hoon Sunwoo (IEEE CASS President-Elect, Ajou Univ., Korea)

10:45-12:15 Technical Session 1

  1. "Effects of The Current-Voltage Characteristics of Nonlinear Resistor in VDP Oscillators on Associative Memory Functions"
    by Yukinojo Kotani, Yoko Uwate, and Yoshifumi Nishio (Tokushima Univ.)
  2. "Research on Synchronization Phenomena in Complex Networks with Switched Coupling"
    by Haruka Sakohira, Kiichi Yamashita, Yoko Uwate, and Yoshifumi Nishio (Tokushima Univ.)
  3. "Research on Synchronization of Bi-Directionally Coupled Chaotic Circuits with Non-Uniform Coupling Strength"
    by Yuki Matsubara, Yoko Uwate, and Yoshifumi Nishio (Tokushima Univ.)
  4. "Mechanical design optimization using swarm-based algorithms: case studies in mechanical engineering"
    by Yoshikazu Yamanka (Utsunomiya Univ.)

(lunch break)
14:00-17:00 WiCAS Blended Meeting (Sponsored by CASS Japan-Joint Chapter)
19:00-21:00 Banquet (at Hotel Mielparque Osaka)

Dec 22 (thr)

09:30-10:45 CASS Promotion Talks

  1. "CASS in General" by Prof. Manuel Delgado-Restituto (CASS President)
  2. "Future of the IEEE CAS Society" by Prof. Myung Hoon Sunwoo (CASS President-Elect)
  3. "CASS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion" by Prof. Yoko Uwate (CASS DEI Chair)
  4. "Activity of CASS Japan Joint Chapter" by Prof. Yasushi Yuminaka (CASS Japan Joint Chapter Vice-Chair)
  5. "Activity of CASS Kansai Chapter" by Prof. Yoshinori Takeuchi (CASS Kansai Chapter Chair)
  6. "IEEE & CASS Membership Benefits" by Prof. Yoshifumi Nishio (2018-2021 CASS VP-RAM)

(coffee break)
11:00-12:00 Technical Session 2

  1. "A Neuromorphic Circuit with Content Addressable Memory" by Jinwook Burm (Sogang Univ.)
  2. "Low-Power AI-Hardware Design for Edge Devices" by Kyung Ki Kim (Daegu Univ.)
  3. "A Frequency-Splitting-Based Wireless Power and Data Transfer IC for Neural Prostheses" by Minkyu Je (KAIST)

(lunch break)
13:30-14:50 Technical Session 3

  1. "Low-Cost Blocker-Tolerant RF Front-End Design for Advanced Cellular Applications beyond 5G" by Junghwan Han (Chungnam National University)
  2. "Lattice-based Post-Quantum Cryptography: From Algorithm to Architecture" by Hanho Lee (Inha University)
  3. "Cost-Efficient ECC Decoder Designs for Next-Generation URLLC Systems" by Youngjoo Lee (POSTECH)
  4. "Low Complexity Gradient Computation Techniques to Accelerate Deep Neural Network Training" by Jongsun Park (Korea University)

(coffee break)
15:00-15:40 CASS Experience Session

  1. "Case-1" by Prof. Atsushi Takahashi (Tokyo Inst. Tech.)
  2. "Case-2" by Prof. Hiroo Sekiya (Chiba Univ.)
  3. "Case-3" by Prof. Yoko Uwate (Tokushima Univ.)
  4. "Case-4" by Prof. Myung Hoon Sunwoo (Ajou Univ.)

(coffee break)
15:50-16:30 Panel Session
Moderators: Prof. Yoshifumi Nishio and Prof. Jinwook Burm
Panelists: Prof. Kyung Ki Kim (Daegu Univ.), Prof. Hanho Lee (Inha Univ.), Prof. Hiroo Sekiya (Chiba Univ.), Prof. Ittetsu Taniguchi (Osaka Univ.)
16:30-17:00 Closing Ceremony

Event Format

Blended event (onsite + virtual)

Workshop Venue

Osaka University (Suita Campus)
Graduate School of Information Science and Technology (IST)
Building A, 2nd floor

Registration form

Click here!
(Registration Deadline: Dec. 17, 2022 (Extended!!))

Registration fee

Free! However, the banquet is free for IEEE CASS members (the first 100 people to register).


A banquet will be held on the evening of the 21st (onsite participants only). The banquet is free for IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CASS) members (the first 100 people to register). If you are not a CAS member and have become a CAS member, you can attend the banquet for no charge. If you become a CAS member now, you will also be a CAS member in 2023.

[Students only] If you are a 2023 IEEE Graduate Student Member or Student Member and agree to become a 2023 CASS Member at the event venue, we will waive your one-year CASS Student Membership fee. If you become a CASS member at the venue, you will also receive the banquet fee free of charge. Please take this opportunity to become a CASS member.

*Note: This special offer does not apply to those who have been a CASS student member in the past (i.e., this is only for first-time CASS student members). In addition, you must apply to become a CASS member on-site to receive the one-year membership fee waiver. If you become a CASS member by yourself on the web, you will not be eligible for this offer.

Banquet venue

Hotel Mielparque Osaka (4-2-1 Miyahara, Osaka Yodogawa-ku, Osaka 532-0003 Japan)
Tel: +81-6-6350-2111

Banquet fee

* IEEE CASS Member or CASS Student Member: FREE
* IEEE Member or IEEE Student Member: 5,000JPY
* Non-Member: 7,000JPY