IPL Alliance Luncheon
Interoperable PDKs are here to stay: New Era of Analog/Custom Innovations

Monday, June 14th, 2010
Anaheim Marriott Hotel, Marquis North ballroom

At the 4th Annual IPL Luncheon, the IPL Alliance will present IPL 1.0, the industry’s first open standard for interoperable PDKs. IPL members and their customers will present iPDK development/validation flows as well as experiences and successes.

Attendees will hear about:

  • Challenges, features, qualification procedures and roadmaps of foundry iPDKs
  • Experiences using an iPDK
  • Industry collaboration status on PDK standard

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11:30 am – 11:40 am Complimentary lunch
11:40 am – 11:50 am Introduction & IPL Overview and Roadmap – IPL Alliance, Jingwen Yuan
11:50 am – 12:05 pm TSMC iPDK Validation – TSMC, Steven Chen
12:05 pm – 12:20 pm Si2 OpenPDK Overview – Si2, Steve Schultz
12:20 pm – 12:35 pm STARC iPDK – STARC, Kunihiko Tsuboi
12:35 pm – 12:45 pm TowerJazz iPDK – TowerJazz, Ofer Tamir
12:45 pm – 1:00 pm Q&A

Gold – Magma, SpringSoft, Synopsys, TowerJazz, TSMC
Silver – AWR, Ciranova, STARC
Bronze – Accelicon, Helic, JEDAT, Pulsic, Pyxis

IPL Alliance Demo

Synopsys Standards Booth 585
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.

Interoperability Breakfast in 3-D:
System-Level and Custom Design Standards Coming Right at You

Wednesday, June 16
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Anaheim Marriott, Marquis North

See how open system-level standards bridge EDA to embedded software and speed product design. Hear the latest on interoperability benefits for advanced analog design automation. See who wins the Tenzing Norgay Interoperability Achievement Award.

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