Call for Papers 

SNUG Singapore Call for Papers is Closed

For more information, please contact snugsingapore@synopsys.com

For the complete author submission timeline, please view the SNUG Singapore Author's Kit

Share your experiences using Synopsys tools and IP at the 2014 Synopsys Users Group (SNUG) in Singapore. SNUG brings together Synopsys users, technologists and industry experts for your local technical conference devoted to the challenges of electronic design and verification.

As a published SNUG author you will increase your visibility in the local design and worldwide Synopsys user communities. In addition to the recognition, you’ll be eligible for significant cash awards.

The call for papers is open February 20th, 2014 and a preliminary abstract is due on March 28th, 2014. The SNUG Technical Committee will review the submitted proposals and notify authors about preliminary program acceptance by April 11th, 2014.

We have a preliminary list of topics to get you started. But, don’t let that limit your ideas or innovation in your submission.

  • Advanced Application Methodologies (ARM, Graphics/GPUs, Processors)
  • High Performance, Low Power, Area Optimization Design Methodologies
  • Design-for-Test (DFT), ATPG and Yield Analysis
  • Accelerating SoC Verification (Full Chip, Block, Debug Methodologies, Verification IP (VIP), Low Power)
  • Applying Advanced Technologies (14/16/20nm, 3DIC, FinFET)
  • Maximizing Results with Established Technology Nodes (28/45/65nm)
  • Characterization (Standard Cell, Memory, I/Os, Complex Cells)
  • Analog/Mixed-signal Design and Verification
  • FPGA Design and Verification
  • FPGA Prototyping (Virtual Prototyping, HAPS, Hybrid Prototyping)
  • HW / SW Co-Emulation and SoC Architecture Exploration (ZeBu)
  • Techniques to Improve the Productivity (TTR) in Implementation Flow (Synthesis, P&R )
  • System Design and Validation
  • Design Closure and IC Signoff (DRC/LVS, STA, Extraction)
  • Full Custom Design Flows
  • Selecting and Integrating IP
  • Accelerating Timing, Leakage & Functional ECOs (FM Ultra, PT-ADV)

Copyright Statement
Please carefully read the following notice before submitting your written materials to the SNUG program.

By submitting materials to the SNUG program you and your employer are giving Synopsys the following rights: (1) to reproduce, publish and distribute the submitted materials on the SNUG web site for access by Synopsys employees, contractors, and licensees.

It is your responsibility to confirm that your employer agrees to the use described above. You and your employer reserve the right to modify the submitted materials at any time. Synopsys shall reproduce any copyright or other legal notices that you include in your submitted materials. Synopsys will not use your submitted materials for product marketing purposes without first obtaining your express written consent.

If you have any questions about this copyright statement, please contact the SNUG team before submitting your proposal.

Complete information about how to submit a proposal and submission deadlines, can be found in the SNUG Singapore Author's Kit.

Please contact the SNUG team if you have any questions.