WELCOME TO THE 30th ANNUAL
IEEE ISPSD Conference
Registration and payment for exhibitors & sponsors can be submitted online
The International Symposium on Power Semiconductor Devices and ICs (ISPSD) is the premier forum for technical discussions in all areas of power semiconductor devices and power integrated circuits, including but not limited to device physics, modeling, design, fabrication, materials, packaging and integration, device reliability, and device/circuit interactions.
The conference is held annually in continental regions across the world on a rotating basis. ISPSD 2018 marks the thirtieth anniversary of the conference. This year's event will be held in North America at the historic Palmer House Hilton Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Chicago, USA.
News & Highlights
**IMPORTANT NOTE on the Visa Invitation Letter: Attendees from certain countries are required to
obtain a US visa when attending ISPSD 2018. Some embassies may need to verify that registration fees have been paid in
full and may require applicants to appear in person for an interview, causing delays in the application process.
Applicants affected by these procedures are informed that additional screening is needed. Therefore, attendees should
apply for a visa no later than three months prior to the conference.
After you complete your online registration, you will receive a confirmation email which will serve as your invitation letter for the visa application purpose. If you need further assistance, please contact the general chair at
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|February 6, 2017||Short Course schedule and tentative Technical Program posted.|
|January 4, 2018||Conference registration is now OPEN. Early rates are available until April 15.
Online hotel reservation is now OPEN. Group rates are available until April 13.
Exhibitors & Sponsors registration and payment can be completed here.
|November 2, 2017||Abstract submission is CLOSED. Authors will be notified by December 22, 2017.|
|October 13, 2017||The abstract submission deadline has been extended to October 31, 2017.|
|August 20, 2017||Paper abstract submissions are now being accepted through our ePapers Portal. Please see Call for Papers for abstract requirements.|
|August 2, 2017||Call for TPC Nomination is now CLOSED.|
|July 27, 2017||Open call for Short Course speakers - If you would like to propose a topic for a one hour short course session please visit Short Course Call for Proposal.|
|July 4, 2017||ISPSD 2018 is seeking nominations for Technical Program Committee members. Please submit your nominations for qualified candidates. See Call for TPC Nomination for details.|
|June 20, 2017||ISPSD 2018 website officially launched - please check back regularly for updates|
|Short Course proposal deadline||October 30, 2017|
|Abstract submission deadline (extended)||October 31, 2017|
|Short Course speaker notification||December 15, 2017|
|Author notification||December 22, 2017|
|Late news submission deadline (limited acceptance)||March 1, 2018|
|Final manuscript submission deadline||March 15, 2018|
|Early registration deadline||April 15, 2018|
(Updates to the website will be listed here)
|February 7, 2018||Tentative Technical Program schedule updated|
|February 6, 2018||“Short Course” and “Technical Program” pages updated|
|January 4, 2018||“Registration” and “Exhibitors & Sponsors” links updated|
|October 18, 2017||“Registration” and “Committee Members” updated|
|September 30, 2017||“Exhibitor Sponsor brochure” uploaded|
|September 26, 2017||“Call for Papers” topic descriptions and “Site Map” updated|
|September 15, 2017||Menu reorganization and “Travel Information” updated|
|August 29, 2017||“ISPSD Conference Guidelines” posted under “General Information”|
|August 20, 2017||“Paper Submission” page now live|
|August 3, 2017||“Things to do in Chicago” and “Conference Venue” under General Information updated|
|July 27, 2017||“Short Course Call for Proposal” added|
|July 21, 2017||“Message from the Chair” added|
|July 20, 2017||Domain migration completed|
|July 19, 2017||Domain migration to ispsd2018.com initiated|
|July 4, 2017||“Call for TPC Nomination” added|
|June 29, 2017||“General Information” and “Contact Us” updated|
|June 20, 2017||ISPSD 2018 website live|