IPL Alliance Luncheon
Interoperable PDKs are Here to Stay: New Era of Analog/Custom Innovations

Monday, June 6th, 2011
San Diego Marriott, Marina Ballroom D-E

At the fifth annual IPL Luncheon, the IPL Alliance will present an update on the current and future success of IPL standards.

Attendees will hear about:

  • How the industry is embracing the IPL 1.0 standard
  • Specs of the new interoperable design constraint standard
  • Collaboration among standards: How oPDK and iPDK will work together

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12:00 pm – 12:10 pm Complimentary lunch buffet
12:10 pm – 12:20 pm Introductions - Jingwen Yuan, IPL Alliance
IPL update and roadmap - Rich Morse, IPL Alliance
12:20 pm – 12:35 pm Customer view of the constraint standard –Minfang Ho, Xilinx
12:35 pm – 12:50 pm Foundry view of the constraint standards – Steven Chen, TSMC
12:50 pm – 01:05 pm iPDK advantages–Ofer Tamir, TowerJazz
01:05 pm – 01:20 pm iPDK and OPDK –Vincent Varo, ST Microelectronics
01:20 pm – 1:30 pm Q&A

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IPL Alliance Demo

Synopsys Standards Booth 3328
Monday - Wednesday: 9:00am to 6:00pm

This is a multi-vendor analog design flow demonstration by IPL Alliance members showing one interoperable PDK IPL 1.0 reference iPDK that supports every vendor tools including schematic capture, simulation, layout editing, physical verification and extraction. Also find out more about our constraints working group activities.

Interoperability Breakfast:
On Safari with Custom Design Interoperability and Interconnect Modeling Standards

Wednesday, June 8
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
San Diego Marriott Hotel, Marina Ballroom F

Chi-Foon Chan, President and COO of Synopsys, invites you to attend Synopsys’ interoperability breakfast sponsored by HP.

Hear the latest on the industry’s collaborative efforts benefiting advanced custom design. See how the interconnect technology format is fostering greater efficiency in advanced node modeling and design.

Find out who wins the Tenzing Norgay Interoperability Achievement Award.

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