The 12th International Workshop on Application of Field Programmable Gate Arrays in Nuclear Power Plants was held on October 14-16, 2019 in Budapest, Hungary. The meeting was hosted by MVM Paks Nuclear Power Plant Ltd. The workshop was organized by SunPort SA.
The Final Agenda of the workshop included 1 invited presentation, 23 technical presentations and 1 vendor demonstration.
The event was attended by 59 representatives of nuclear power vendors/suppliers, regulators, engineering and research organizations from 14 countries, including: Argentina, Austria, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Republic of Korea, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa, Sweden, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and the United States.
The workshop includes presentations on regulatory perspectives, standards development, cyber security, formal methods and analysis, project development tools, and technology diversity attributes.
The next FPGA meeting will tentatively be held in October 2020 and we are looking for a sponsor and a location.