Phil Kaufman Award Sponsorships

The board of directors of the Electronic System Design Alliance and the executive committee of the IEEE Council on EDA have honored Dr. Thomas W. Williams as the recipient of the 2018 Phil Kaufman Award for his impact on the electronics industry through contributions to scan Design for Testability and related test automation.

The Phil Kaufman Award Dinner and Presentation will be held on November 7, 2018 in San Jose, California.

Your company can recognize Tom’s contributions to the industry by sponsoring a table at the Phil Kaufman Award Dinner and Presentation.

The ESD Alliance is offering five sponsorship levels for this important industry event. Each sponsorship level includes a table for 10 guests of your choosing, acknowledgement of your company’s sponsorship (logo) and various branding opportunities at the event.

Sponsorship Levels:

  • Diamond
  • Platinum
  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Bronze

Details regarding each level are below.

In addition, ESD Alliance members may purchase a reserved table for 10 people. Individual seating is open; the reserved table will assure your employees and guests are seated together.

To become a sponsor and show your appreciation for all that Tom has done to benefit the industry, download the sponsorship form. For more information, please contact us

Diamond Sponsor – $15,000 (1 availableSold Out)

  • Two tables (10 people each) with premium “Best VIP” seating and table signage
  • Featured in the event PowerPoint and promotional materials (email, web, printed flyers, press releases)
  • Verbal recognition by the ESD Alliance Executive Director at the dinner
  • Digital logo display in the lobby
  • Corporate table available for promotional materials in the lobby
  • Full page ad in the dinner program
  • Logo and link on the ESD Alliance web site event pages

Platinum Sponsor – $7,500 (2 available)

  • One table (10 people) with premium seating and table signage
  • Featured in the event PowerPoint and promotional materials
  • Verbal recognition by the ESD Alliance Executive Director at the dinner
  • Digital logo display in the lobby
  • Full page ad in the dinner program
  • Reception cocktail napkins branded with the sponsor company logo (company provided)
  • Logo and link on the ESD Alliance web site event pages

Gold Sponsor – $5,000 (4 available2 remaining)

  • One table (10 people) with premium seating and table signage
  • Acknowledged in the event PowerPoint and promotional materials
  • Half page ad in the dinner program
  • Logo and link on the ESD Alliance web site event pages

Silver Sponsor – $3,000 (6 available)

  • One table (10 people) with preferred seating and table signage
  • Acknowledged in the event PowerPoint and promotional materials
  • Logo in the dinner program
  • Logo and link on the ESD Alliance web site event pages

Bronze Sponsor – $2,500 (8 available7 remaining)

  • One table (10 people) with table signage
  • Acknowledged in the event PowerPoint and promotional materials
  • Mention in the dinner program
  • Link on the ESD Alliance web site event pages