IPL Lunch Workshop
The EDA Earthquake: Interoperable PDKs Shakin’ Up the Analog Design World

Foundry Sponsor: TSMC
Charter Sponsors: Ciranova, Magma, Mentor Graphics, SpringSoft, Synopsys
IPL Sponsors: AWR, Helic, JEDAT and Pyxis

Tuesday July 28th
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Marriott Hotel: Yerba Buena Salon 8


12:00 pm – 12:10 pm Complimentary lunch buffet
12:10 pm – 12:20 pm Introduction & IPL Overview and Roadmap – IPL Alliance – Ed Lechner
12:20 pm – 12:40 pm iPDK implementation– Synopsys – Neel Gopalan
12:40 pm – 01:00 pm TSMC iPDK – TSMC – Steven Chen
01:00 pm – 01:20 pm Using iPDK in a multi-vendor flow– Wipro – Ron Burns
01:20 pm – 01:30 pm Q&A – MC: IPL Alliance – Ed Lechner

Last year’s IPL lunch featured the announcement of TSMC joining the IPL Alliance and collaboration with key alliance members to create the industry’s first 65-nm interoperable PDK. This year, IPL members will present a foundry qualified and validated interoperable PDK. Attendees will hear about the challenges, features, and roadmap, and customer experiences using the kit.

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IPL Alliance Demo
One PDK for ALL!

Synopsys Standards Booth 1016
Monday - Wednesday: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am to 1:00pm

This is a multi-vendor analog design flow demonstration by IPL Alliance members showing one interoperable PDK that supports every vendor tools including schematic capture, simulation, layout editing, physical verification and extraction.

DAC Pavilion Panel:
System-Level and Custom Design Standards Coming Right at You

3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
DAC Booth #1928

For more information, visit: http://www.dac.com/events/eventdetails.aspx?id=95-112

Interoperability Breakfast
Peace, Love & Interoperability:
Improving Quality & Productivity with Verification & Custom Design Standards

Wednesday, July 29
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
SF Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salon 7

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