CONVENED WEDNESDAY, June 08, 2011, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIDEO: SESSION 19
TOPIC AREA: GENERAL INTEREST
PANEL: EDA Research: Stalled, Driving in Circles, or Running out of Gas?
William Joyner - Semiconductor Research Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC
Igor Markov - Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Everyone seems frustrated with the inefficiencies in EDA Research. So who’s to blame, and more importantly, who should fix it? One answer is that industry vendors need to take a more active role in supporting research. Or, should researchers focus more on real-world problems instead of generating papers? Come watch as these constituencies defend themselves, and in the end, you’ll decide who is wasting gas!
Robert Brayton - Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA
Indavong Vongsavady - STMicroelectronics, Crolles, France
Charles Alpert - IBM Corp., Austin, TX
Rob A. Rutenbar - Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
Shankar Krishnamoorthy - Mentor Graphics Corp., Fremont , CA