FCCM Main Page

Location: VIRTUAL
Conference Dates: May 9 – May 12, 2021

The IEEE Symposium on Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines is the original and premier forum for presenting and discussing new research related to computing that exploits the unique features and capabilities of FPGAs and other reconfigurable hardware. Over the past two decades, FCCM has been the place to present papers on architectures, tools, and programming models for field-programmable custom computing machines as well as applications that use such systems.


  • Feb 18, 2021 – Due to health concerns related to COVID-19, FCCM 2021 will go 100% VIRTUAL!
  • Jan 11, 2021 – PC Member posted!
  • Jan 7, 2021 – Call for Workshops posted!
  • Jan 2, 2021 – Extension: Abstract deadline has been extended to Jan 11th, full paper deadline is now Jan 18th, no further extensions will be made.
  • Jan 2, 2021 – Work-in-progress papers should be submitted as short papers for the initial submission with a (WIP) prefix on the title, and will be given an optional 2 additional pages after acceptance.
  • Dec 20, 2020 – UPDATE: FCCM 2021 will be a virtual conference with optional in-person attendance if the state of the pandemic permits. No authors will be required to attend in person, but at least one author will be required to register and attend the virtual conference. Failure to present (either virtually or in person) at the conference may result in the removal of the submission from IEEE Xplore.
  • Sept 30, 2020 – FCCM Linkedin Page and Linkedin Group launched!
  • Sept 14, 2020 – CFP posted! Submit your work here!
  • June 1, 2020 – Website launched!

Important Dates

All deadlines apply to the Anywhere on Earth (UTC – 12) timezone

Abstracts Due (All Papers)January 11, 2021 January 4, 2021
Submissions Due (All Papers)January 18, 2021 January 11, 2021
Workshop Proposals DueFebruary 7, 2021
Rebuttal PeriodFebruary 13 - 17, 2021
Notification of Acceptance (All Papers)March 8, 2021
Demo Night SubmissionsMarch 22, 2021 (No Extensions)
Notification of Acceptance (Demo Night)March 29, 2021
Camera-Ready SubmissionApril 5, 2021
Early Registration DeadlineTBD
ConferenceMay 9 – May 12, 2021

Organizing Committee

General ChairChristophe BobdaUniversity of Florida
Program ChairGreg StittUniversity of Florida
Publications ChairJakub SzeferYale University
Finance ChairAndrew SchmidtUniversity of Southern California ISI
Workshops ChairLaura PozziUSI Lugano
Publicity and Website ChairXinfei GuoNVIDIA
Expo and Demo-Night ChairGabriel WeiszMicrosoft
Panel ChairFarinaz KoushanfarUCSD
Sponsorship ChairGrace ZgheibIntel
Local Arrangement ChairTBD

Interested in sponsoring FCCM? Email the Sponsorship Chair!