DATE is the top scientific event in Design, Automation, and Test of microelectronics and embedded systems for the academic and industrial research communities worldwide. It provides a unique networking opportunity, bringing together designers and design automation users, researchers and vendors, as well as specialists in hardware and software design, test and manufacturing of electronic circuits and systems.

DATE 2018 will take place in the International Congress Center, Dresden, Germany, from March 19 to March 23, 2018.

The ESD Alliance is a proud sponsor of Design, Automation, and Test in Europe.

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Join us on April 5, 2018 for the 2018 ESD Alliance CEO Outlook! At this important event, the CEOs of four leading ESD Alliance member companies will discuss their views of where our industry – the semiconductor design ecosystem – is heading.

The distinguished panel will discuss major new trends they see, with the potential opportunities they anticipate. Panelists for the evening are Dean Drako (IC Manage), Grant Pierce (Sonics), Wally Rhines (Mentor, A Siemens Company) and Simon Segars (Arm). Ed Sperling (Semiconductor Engineering) will moderate the panel. Each CEO will present a brief opening statement about the future of the industry, followed by an interactive, moderated audience discussion.

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Electronic Design Ecosystem Marketing Goes Digital!All You Need to Know About Inbound Digital Marketing.

Join us Thursday, April 26 for an educational workshop sponsored by the ESD Alliance.

If your company provides EDA, IP, design and verification services or software development, this workshop is for you!

Still relying on email blasts, cold calling, raffle prizes and collecting business cards to find prospects?

Stop searching for qualified prospects and have them seek you out. Engineers and designers are looking for solutions. Rather than blast out your message and hope they see it, bring them to your solutions using Inbound Digital Marketing techniques.

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The Design Automation Conference (DAC) is recognized as the premier conference for design and automation of electronic systems. DAC offers outstanding training, education, exhibits and superb networking opportunities for designers, researchers, tool developers and vendors.

Attendees represent diverse worldwide community of more than 1,000 organizations, including system designers and architects, logic and circuit designers, validation engineers, CAD managers, senior managers and executives, and researchers and academicians from leading universities.

The 55th Design Automation Conference will be held in San Francisco, CA, June 24 – 28 2018.

The ESD Alliance is a proud sponsor of the Design Automation Conference.

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