In an effort to recognize the incredible achievements and innovation of DAC exhibitors, DAC is continuing the popular “Best of DAC Exhibits” awards. All eligible attendees will be able to vote for their favorite vendors, new products, and Pavilion Panel once in each category. Awards will be given in the following categories:
  • • Best Overall New Product*
  • • Best Exhibit Floor Demonstration*
  • • Most Interesting First-Time Exhibitor
  • • Attendees Choice Veteran Exhibitor
  • • Best Booth
  • • Best Booth Giveaway
  • • Pavilion Panel
*Exhibitor submission is required for inclusion in these two categories.

45th Best of DAC Awards


These awards recognize the incredible achievements and innovations of DAC exhibitors. The winners were selected by attendees on the exhibit floor. All eligible attendees were able to vote once in each category. Awards were given in the following categories:
Category Name Winner Trendsetter Trendsetter

Best Booth Giveaway

Synopsys, Inc. - Common Platform Partner

Common Platform

Synopsys, Inc.

Best Overall New Product

Apache Design Solutions, Inc. -Sentinel-PI

Magma Design Automation, Inc. - Titan, the first full-chip mixed-signal design, analysis and verification platform

Duolog Technologies Ltd. - Spinner I/O Fabric Generator

Best Demo on Exhibit Floor

Apache Design Solutions, Inc. - SoC Power, Noise, Reliability Analysis

Hewlett-Packard Co. - Got a Minute?

Duolog Technologies Ltd. - "Is that an elephant in your design flow?"

Most Interesting First-Time Exhibitors

Duolog Technologies Ltd.

Cyclos Semiconductor, Inc.

Common Platform

Most Interesting Veteran Exhibitors

Synopsys, Inc.

Mentor Graphics Corp.

Magma Design Automation, Inc.

Best Booth

Synopsys, Inc.

Apache Design Solutions, Inc.

Mentor Graphics Corp.