THURSDAY July 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
TOPIC AREA: EDA
KEYWORD: ARCHITECTURE & SYSTEM DESIGN
EVENT TYPE: PANEL
High-Level Synthesis 1974 - 2020: The Meteoric Rise of a Hot Topic?
Moderator:
Marilyn Wolf - Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Organizer:
Marilyn Wolf - Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
This panel celebrates the success of high-level synthesis as an important tool in CAD. High-level synthesis originated with research in the 1970s; a steady stream of innovation from both academic and industrial researchers paved the way for today's successful HLS tools.

Panelists:
Deming Chen - Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Ahmed Jerraya - CEA-LETI, Grenoble, France
Pierre Paulin - Synopsys, Inc., Mountain View, CA
Bryan Bowyer - Mentor, A Siemens Business, Wilsonville, OR
Sean Dart - Cadence Design Systems, Inc., San Jose, CA
Kazutoshi Wakabayashi - Univ. of Tokyo, Japan