General Information

COOL Chips is an International Symposium initiated in 1998 to present advancement of low-power and high-speed chips and systems. The symposium covers leading-edge technologies in all areas of microprocessors and their applications. The COOL Chips 21 is to be held in Yokohama on April 18-20, 2018.

COOLChips 21 was successfully held during April 18-20, 2018.

Award Winners @ COOLChips 21

     Best Poster Award

    “A multi-FPGA accelerator for GoogLeNet” by Kensuke Iizuka, Kazusa Musha, Hideharu Amano

     Featured Poster Award

    “ecTALK: Energy Efficient Coherent Transprecision Accelerators–The Bidirectional Long Short-Term Memory Neural Network Case” by Dionysios Diamantopoulos, Heiner Giefers, Christoph Hagleitner


On IEEE MICRO September/October 2017
We have selected and shepherded three excellent papers from COOL Chips XIX, 2016 and these have published on IEEE MICRO September/October 2017(link to From the Editor in Chief).




Important Dates

  • February 19, 2018 February 9, 2018 Extended Abstract Submission
  • March 16, 2018 Acceptance Notified
  • March 30, 2018 Final Manuscript Submission
  • March 27, 2018 March 23, 2018 Poster Abstract Submission
  • March 30, 2018 March 26, 2018 Poster Acceptance Notified



For any questions, please contact the Secretariat of COOL Chips 21:
       cool_21 “_at_” (Please replace the “at” to @.)