Accellera Systems Initiative Announces Call for Nominations for 2012 Technical Excellence Award for EDA and IP Standards Contributions
Nominations are due January 27, 2012; Recipient will be recognized at organization's DVCon on February 27, 2012
Accellera Systems Initiative, formed last year from the merger of Accellera and the Open SystemC Initiative (OSCI), two industry organizations focused on the creation and adoption of electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, will announce the recipient of its first annual Accellera Systems Initiative Technical Excellence Award at its annual Design and Verification Conference (DVCon) on February 27, 2012 at the Doubletree hotel in San Jose, California. The Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of a Technical Subcommittee member. Candidates can be nominated by the industry at large and are endorsed and selected by participants in Accellera Systems Initiative Committees. Award nominations are due January 27, 2012. To nominate an individual, please visit http://www.accellera.org/about/awards/.
February 27-March 1, 2012
DoubleTree Hotel, San Jose, CA
About Accellera Systems Initiative's Technical Subcommittees
Accellera Systems Initiative Technical Subcommittees produce effective and efficient EDA and IP standards for today's advanced IC designs. Participants include member companies and industry contributors. Technical contributors typically have many years of practical experience with IC design and developing and using EDA tools.
Accellera Systems Initiative Technical Committees include:
- Analog/Mixed-Signal extensions to Verilog (Verilog-AMS)
- Analog/Mixed-Signal extensions to SystemC™
- Configuration, Control and Inspection (CCI) standards for exchanging information between SystemC models and tools
- IP Tagging for data-driven tracking of soft IP
- IP-XACT™ metadata standard for IP integration
- Open Verification Library (OVL) assertion library
- Standard for Co-Emulation Modeling Interface (SCE-MI)
- Synthesizable subset of SystemC
- SystemC language standard
- SystemC Verification (SCV) library
- Transaction Level Modeling (TLM) standards for modeling systems based on memory-mapped busses in SystemC
- Unified Coverage Interoperability Standard (UCIS) for verification coverage interoperability
- Universal Verification Methodology (UVM™) standard
About Accellera Systems Initiative
Accellera Systems Initiative is an independent, not-for profit organization, dedicated to create, support, promote and advance system-level design, modeling and verification standards for use by the worldwide electronics industry. The organization accelerates standards development and as part of its ongoing partnership with the IEEE, its standards are contributed to the IEEE Standards Association for formal standardization and ongoing change control. For more information, please visit www.accellera.org. For membership information, please email
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