Highlights from 2020

We are committed to being a socially responsible company by building the innovative technologies that transforms lives around the world

Pay Equity

Achieved global salary pay parity for gender and U.S. salary pay parity based on race and ethnicity in July 2019 and maintained this again in September 2020

Emissions Reduction Target

Set a greenhouse gas reduction target of a 15% decrease for Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2025 over a 2019 baseline

COVID-19 Response

Recognized as one of People’s Companies That Care for our support of employees and the community during the pandemic

Diversity and Inclusion

Launched inclusion groups for U.S. Black, Latinx, Veteran, LGBTQ+, and Women employees and allies, and introduced new scholarships for Black and Latinx students in technology

2020 年的活动

Cadence的环境、社会和公司管理战略、计划及活动相关信息概要

创新

Cadence® Intelligent System DesignTM 战略引导着我们所做的每件工作 ,从产品组合到我们为客户提供的专业知识和服务,以及我们与其他行业领导者建立的合作关系。在这一战略的指导下,我们能够为客户提供软件、硬件和 IP,协助将电子设计概念走向应用实现。我们相信,在整个设计周期中为客户提供系统级的视角,将有助于实现更快更好的设计、更短验证周期、与硬件协同工作的软件、以及引领市场的新产品。

在 2020 年,我们重点开展了以下工作:

我们继续专注于创新,通过我们的 Intelligent System Design 战略,推动客户和学术界实现复杂电子芯片、电路板和系统的设计。我们的基础计算软件专业技术和全面的产品组合,助力设计团队开发更智能、更小巧、更省电的未来产品,从而提高终端产品系统发展的可持续性。

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我们的员工

我们的价值观和行为准则帮助员工在 Cadence 获得成功。这些价值观和行为准则贯穿于我们整体业务中,推动着我们努力实现业务目标。这些价值观也影响着我们的招聘、目标设定、发展、晋升和表彰等方面。Great Place to Work Institute 将 Cadence 评为全球级的杰出雇主。我们的团队由充满激情、敬业和才华横溢的员工组成,他们为我们的客户、我们的社区以及员工彼此之间做出了诸多贡献。

在 2020 年,我们重点开展了以下工作:

我们实施了一系列关键措施来抗击新冠肺炎疫情,确保员工、客户和周边社区的安全和健康。我们加大努力,通过招聘、职业支持以及为代表性不足的群体的建设社区,建立一个更具多元化和包容性的团队。Cadence 连续两年实现了基于性别的全球薪酬均等化,以及基于种族和民族的美国薪酬均等化。

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环境可持续性

我们定期评估新的方法,力求减少设施和业务运营对环境的影响。Cadence 会监控公司在能源、水、废物和气体排放方面的表现,以节约资源和降低成本。我们的回馈文化鼓励员工提出环保举措,提高公司运营所在社区环境的可持续性。

在 2020 年,我们重点开展了以下工作:

我们设定了一个温室气体减排目标,即在 2019 年基线的基础上将范围 1 和 2 的气体排放量减少 15%。这一目标的制定受到科学减碳倡议组织 (Science Based Target Initiative) 的支持,并基于“全球气温升高不能超过 2 度”的观点。

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数据隐私和安全

Cadence 实施数据隐私及安全政策和程序来保护我们的客户、合作伙伴和员工。我们的信息安全团队致力于识别和预防相关风险,以保护我们收集到的数据。我们的首席信息安全官负责管理我们的数据隐私和安全计划,并接受董事会审计委员会的监督。

在 2020 年,我们重点开展了以下工作:

在疫情期间,绝大多数员工都在家办公,因此我们专注于通过端点安全控制和基础设施弹性来提供安全的远程访问。我们还优化了安全事件响应程序,以应对远程工作条件下的特定风险。

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治理

Cadence 以标普 500 同行的公司治理实践为基准,并对他们的做法加以调整,以反映自己的最佳实践。董事会通过公司治理和提名委员会,定期审查我们的企业社会责任计划。在 2020 年股东年度会议中,我们讨论了我们在环境、社会和治理方面的努力,此外还讨论了我们董事会的人员组成和背景多样性。

在 2020 年,我们重点开展了以下工作:

我们向董事会报告了我们在环境、社会和治理 (ESG) 方面的努力和举措,并增加了三名新董事,扩大了董事会在性别和种族方面的多样性。此外,在 2020 年,我们的董事会承诺,在本报告和我们的代理声明中列出董事会成员性别和种族的数据。

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供应链

Cadence 致力于在我们经营的任何地方都要诚实和道德地开展业务。我们希望我们的供应商能够像我方员工一样,遵循同样的高标准行事。为了确保我们与供应商的关系符合并支持这些期望,我们在 2018 年加入了责任商业联盟,成为联盟成员。

在 2020 年,我们重点开展了以下工作:

我们将严格的治理标准扩展到整个价值链,并制定了首版《供应商行为准则》。此外,我们还制定了一份供应商调查问卷,以便更好地了解我们的上游环境、社会和治理 (ESG) 风险和机遇,包括关注供应链的多样性,该问卷已于 2020 年分发给所有新供应商。

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A Statement from the CEO

Lip Bu Tan

At Cadence, we provide the technologies our customers need to design and optimize innovative and differentiated electronic products that conserve energy and power. In 2020, we continued this world-wide focus by enhancing our technology portfolio and increasing power-aware benefits in our comprehensive solutions.

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Awards for 2020-2021

Recognitions for our efforts around our environmental, social, and governance strategies.

World’s Best Workplaces

Cadence has been recognized by Fortune and the Great Place to Work Institute as #18 on the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces list. We were also recognized as a top company to work for in all of Europe and Asia.

Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality

Named one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation with a perfect score of 100 for their Corporate Equality Index

Top 50 Companies that Care People

For our programs that care for, and support, the environment, our employees, and the community

100 Best Companies to Work For Fortune

Seventh year in a row as one of Fortune magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

Investor’s Business Daily named Cadence #7 in their Top 50 ESG Companies and #3 in Software Category

Named to Investor’s Business Daily Top 50 Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) Companies list with regard to sustainability and ethical impact

23 Global Recognitions Great Place to Work Institute

Best workplace honors in multiple categories across 14 different countries

Partner of the Year

Team4Tech has recognized Cadence as their corporate partner of the year for our partnership over the last three years on projects in South Africa, Uganda, and Vietnam

Mahatma 2020 Leadership Awards

Recognition for excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility and COVID-19 Humanitarian Efforts

2020 Innovators Award

Vision Systems Design awarded the Cadence Tensilica Vision Q7 DSP a 2020 Innovators Award in the embedded vision category

TI Supplier Excellence Award

Texas Instruments awarded Cadence their Supplier Excellence Award, the first time in nearly 10 years this award has gone to an EDA/IP company

OIP Partner of the Year

Cadence received four OIP Partner of the Year awards from TSMC for IP and EDA solutions

Hope for Access

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association presented Cadence with the Hope Award for Access, recognizing its generous employee benefits that focus on family building options for their employees

Cadence Wins Two Gold Stevies in the 2021 International Business Awards

Technical Innovation of the Year and Best Hardware Product in Semiconductor for Dynamic Duo

China IC Design Award Outstanding EDA Company

The award recognizes leading IC design companies whose contributions assist engineers in developing electronic system products in China

World Electronic Achievement Awards

Cadence Digital Full Flow with iSpatial Technology has been selected via voting by the ASPENCORE user community worldwide as a winner of a 2020 ASPENCORE World Electronics Achievement Award (WEAA) for EDA/IP