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CDNLive Silicon Valley 2014 – Call for Papers Now Closed
Save the date: March 11-12, 2014
Santa Clara Convention Center
Santa Clara, CA

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Whatever your design specialty, CDNLive is an excellent opportunity to share your experiences and insights on key technical and industry issues. Submit an abstract for consideration at the 2014 conference. If your abstract is accepted, you’ll gain free admittance to the conference.

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Important Dates

Call for Papers Opens September 25, 2013
Call for Papers Closes December 6, 2013
Acceptance Notification January 17, 2014
Draft Presentations Due February 7, 2014
Final Presentation Slides Due February 28, 2014

We are seeking presentations and papers on design topics that illustrate your experiences with Cadence products, solutions, flows, methodologies, and techniques as described below.

Cadence Technologies – papers should share experiences with Cadence technology and illustrate exciting ways in which design and verification teams have successfully used these technologies on their most recent projects.

Design Methods/Case Studies - papers should describe innovative methodologies or specific examples that highlight design flows using Cadence methodologies to develop cutting-edge silicon, SoCs, and full systems.

Design Techniques - papers should describe interesting and innovative design experiences related to specific design projects. These submissions should be more “how to” in nature and include a brief description of the design and discuss methodology, flow, and innovative use models.

Abstract submissions should be no more than 1,500 characters, clearly stating the significant contribution, impact, and results of the submission. All abstracts will be reviewed. Authors of accepted presentations must sign a copyright release form for their paper. Notice of acceptance will be sent via email.

Should you have any questions about abstract submissions, please email

CDNLive Silicon Valley 2014 Call for Papers
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