Cadence Design Systems Seeks Papers for MemCon 2013

Cadence Design Systems has issued a call for papers to be presented at MemCon 2013. Cadence is seeking presentations and papers on topics that illustrate users’ knowledge and expertise in memory design and architecture. The deadline for paper abstract submission is May 30, 2013. The MemCon conference showcases the thought leaders driving advances in memory technology. The event will take place August 6, 2013 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

Abstract Guidelines

  • Prepare your abstract for a 40 minute session. Total session time is 45 minutes. 40 minute presentation time with 5 minutes for Q&A.
  • Set up the problem/need your session will address. (1-2 sentences)
  • How will your session solve this problem/meet this need? Mention the main points/topics your session will cover. (1-3 sentences)
  • What technologies, services, or methodologies were employed to meet this need? (1-2 sentences)
  • What case study(ies) will be cited as examples of success? (1-2 sentences)
  • How will your session help attendees or their customers? Will they save time to market? Reduce overhead? Increase productivity? Quantify the big benefit. Example: saved 6-8 weeks. (1-2 sentences) Content tips.

Content Tips
Rating of abstracts for final papers and presentations will be based upon the following criteria:

  • Quality
    Well organized and easily understood. A good indicator of what can be expected in the full-length paper.
  • Relevance
    Of interest to the user group audience and in line with the track topic.
  • Technical Impact
    Important results, techniques, or case studies of special significance.
  • Originality
    New design methodologies employed or a case study for an innovative design.
  • Practicality
    Reference products in a case study or as a proof-of-concept for a design methodology, but avoid product pitches. The goal is to demonstrate feasibility or illustrate a concept, not sell the product

More info: MemCon Conference Abstract Submission