Prof. Cong gave a keynote speech entitled as High-Level Synthesis and Beyond — from Datacenters to IoTs at SOCC’15, the 28th IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference, Beijing, China on September 9, 2015. About SOCC’15: In its 27 years of history, the IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC) has been the premier forum for sharing advances in system-on-chip (SoC) technologies, designs, tools, test, verification and applications. Held at changing locations in the USA, Europe and Asia, SOCC is attracting researchers and engineers from all over the world to exchange knowledge, share experiences and establish collaborations with colleagues.