1st Working Group Meeting on Logic Locking and Anti-Trojan Solutions, colocated with DAC 2019

Date and Time: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 @1-5pm

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, colocated with DAC 2019 (Design Automation Conference, Las Vegas, NV, June 2-6) Room N249 (main / plenary) and Room N245 (for one of the breakout groups)

Goal of our meeting:

It will be the first of the two Working Group Meetings on Logic Locking and Anti-Trojan Solutions, sponsored by DARPA. The goal of this meeting is to bring together members from academia, industry and government to discuss current challenges and needs in obfuscation and Trojan countermeasures; identify promising research directions in these areas; and suggest appropriate actions for the DoD enterprise.

Swarup Bhunia  ( swarup(at)ece(dot)ufl(dot)edu ), University of Florida
Yier Jin  ( yier.jin(at)ece(dot)ufl(dot)edu ), University of Florida
J. V. Rajendran, ( jv(dot)rajendran(at)tamu(dot)edu ), Texas A & M University

Tentative Agenda:

1:00PM – 1:10PM Welcome and Opening Statements, by Swarup Bhunia (UF) and Saverio Fazzari​ (DARPA)
1:10PM – 1:30PM OMG Overview and Follow up, by Ken Plaks (DARPA)

Invited Talks
1:30PM – 1:45PM Len Orlando (AFRL)
1:45PM – 2:00PM Michael Chen (Mentor)
2:00PM – 2:10PM Adam Sherer (Cadence)
2:10PM – 2:20PM Vivian Kammler (Sandia National Labs)

2:20PM – 2:40PM Tea Break

Breakout Sessions

2:40PM – 3:30PM Breakout Sessions on Logic Locking (LL): 2 groups in two rooms [Leads: Yier Jin, Houman Homayoun]
• LL Session 1: Logic Locking Challenges and Needs: Room N249
• LL Session 2: Logic Locking Solutions (what works and what does not): Room N245

3:30PM – 3:50PM Session Reports

3:50PM – 4:40PM Breakout Sessions on Anti-Trojan (AT) Solutions: 2 groups in two rooms [Leads: JV Rajendran, Saverio Fazzari]
• AT Session 1: The Threat Space: Room N249
• AT Session 2: The Viable Solution Space (spanning Design, Verification, and Monitoring): Room N245

4:40PM – 5:00PM Session Reports
5:00PM – 5:10PM Closing comments (Ken Plaks, Saverio Fazzari)


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