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The IEEE Latin-American Test Symposium (LATS, previously Latin-American Test Workshop - LATW) is a recognized forum for test and fault tolerance professionals and technologists from all over the world, in particular from Latin America, to present and discuss various aspects of system, board, and component testing and fault-tolerance with design, manufacturing and field considerations in mind. Presented papers are also published in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library. The best papers of the 19th LATS will be invited to re-submit to IEEE Design & Test,Journal of Electronic Testing: Theory and Applications - JETTA (Springer), Journal of Low Power Electronics - JOLPE (American Scientific Publishers), and IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD).

Located in the southeast region of Brazil, São Paulo is an alpha global city and is the most populous city in Brazil as well as in the Southern Hemisphere. It exerts strong international influences in commerce, finance, arts and entertainment. With a GDP of US$477 billions, the São Paulo city alone could be ranked 24th globally compared with countries. (2016 Estimates). The metropolis is also home to several of the tallest skyscraper buildings in Brazil, having cultural, economic and political influence both nationally and internationally. It is home to monuments, parks and museums such as the Latin American Memorial, the Ibirapuera Park, Museum of Ipiranga, Sao Paulo Museum of Art, and the Museum of the Portuguese Language. In 2016, lived in the city native inhabitants from 196 different countries. According to a report from 2011, São Paulo was expected to have the third highest economic growth in the world between 2011 and 2025, after London and Mexico City.

Sao Paulo by night

The city of Sao Paulo at night.



The Organizing Committee, Porto Alegre (Brazil)