2015 Phil Kaufman Award Video Tribute

Dr. Walden C. Rhines, Chairman and CEO of Mentor Graphics Corporation and member of the EDAC Board of Directors, was honored with the 2015 Phil Kaufman Award, presented at a dinner and presentation ceremony on November 12th, 2015. During the event, a short video tribute to Wally and his contributions to the EDA and IC design industries was presented.  [Event Details]

Wally was honored with this award for his leadership role in growing the EDA and IC design industries. Additional information is available in the press release.

The Phil Kaufman Award, presented by the Electronic Design Automation Consortium and the IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation, honors an individual who has had demonstrable impact on the field of electronic design through contributions in Electronic Design Automation (EDA).

Watch the video tribute to Dr. Walden C. Rhines.

The EDA Consortium and IEEE Council on EDA wish to thank our generous sponsors for their support of this event. 

Presented by:        
EDA Consortium IEEE-CEDA      
Sponsors:        
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Mentor Graphics
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Cadence Design Systems
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