International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design Features 22 Technical Sessions

Interdisciplinary Engineering Education Conference (IEDEC)

The International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design will take place Monday, March 4 through Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at TechMart, Santa Clara. The event includes free admission to select presentations and exhibits. ISQED 2013 conference includes 22 technical sessions, close to one hundred papers, keynotes, tutorials, workshops and exhibits. The event will focus on the latest innovations and developments in electronic design and manufacturing.

ISQED sponsors include industry leaders: IBM, Synopsys, InnovoTek, Mentor Graphics, and Silicon Valley Polytechnic Institute. Speakers and attendees include designers, users, and providers of integrated circuits (IC) and systems, semiconductor packaging, assembly and test technology, as well as Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tools.

Co-located events include Interdisciplinary Engineering Education Conference (IEDEC), and Sensors Technology, Design, and Applications Conference (SensorsCon).

2013 ISQED Keynote Speeches

  • The changing device technology
    Chenming Hu, TSMC Distinguished Professor of Graduate School – University of California, Berkeley
  • Smarter computing for smarter planet
    Brad L Brech, Member of the IBM Academy of Technology – IBM
  • System Level Perspective on Semiconductors for Intelligent Networks
    Bill Swift, Vice President of Engineering – Cisco Systems
  • Trends in Analog/ Mixed-Signal Design Tools
    Ed Petrus, Director of Custom Architecture, DSM division – Mentor Graphics
  • Physical Aware, High Capacity RTL Synthesis for Advanced Nanometer Designs
    Sanjiv Taneja, Vice President, Encounter Test – Cadence Design Systems

2013 ISQED Tutorials

  • IC Technology at New Nodes Made Easy
    Dr. Alvin Loke – Advanced Micro Devices
  • Physical Design Considerations for Silicon Nanophotonic Circuits
    Dr. Ron Ho – Oracle
  • Design of 3D ICs: From Concept to Practice
    Prof. Sung Kyu Lim – Georgia Tech
  • Computer Architecture Design Utilizing Novel Memories
    Prof. Engin Ipek – University of Rochester
  • Hardware Security and Implications on Design Flows
    Prof. Ozgur Sinanoglu – NYU
  • Holistic Power Management: The Future of Handhelds and other Low Power Devices
    Dr. Vinod Viswanath – Real Intent, Rajeev D. Muralidhar & Hari Seshadri – Intel

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