Connecting the Synopsys User Community

SNUG conferences have connected Synopsys global users for more than three decades. SNUG 2024 will once again provide a place where users and technical experts can meet, network, and share ideas about chip and system design.


Present at SNUG Silicon Valley - Call For Content Has Now Closed

Have you used Synopsys technology to overcome difficult design issues or tackle one of those key challenges facing the industry? We’d like to hear from you! Showcase your work and share your experience with the community by submitting your proposal through the call for content process. 

We heard your feedback and this year we are bringing back optional SNUG papers. Submit your idea now for a paper or presentation submission. 

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Technical Committee

SNUG thanks the members of the Technical Committee who volunteer their time and expertise to support SNUG's technical quality and deliver the benefit of their perspective to the users of Synopsys tools and technology.

Technical Committee Chair: 
Don Mills, Microchip

Committee Members:

Anand Iyer, Synopsys

Andy Copperhall, Independent

Anwarul Hasan, Independent

Brian Kane, Northrop Grumman

Bryan Morris, Ciena

Chris Kiegle, Marvell Semiconductor

Cliff Cummings, Paradigm Works

Firouzeh Nourkhalaj, Synopsys

Glen McDonnell, Broadcom

Hongda Lu, SARC

Jack Dong, Intel

Jason Rziha, Microchip

Jeff Montesano, Meta

Jing Zhang, Intel

John Thomson, NVIDIA

John Wei, Independent

Jon Colburn, NVIDIA

JT Longino, Tesla

Karthik Rajan, Microchip

Leah Clark, Synopsys

Mark Sprague, Intel

Naveen Mysore, Intel

Neel Sonara, Broadcom

Nitin Navale, AMD

Olivia Poon, Marvell Semiconductor

Pinal Patel, eInfochips

Ravikishore Gandikota, NVIDIA

Ronald Goodstein, Lockheed Martin

Ronald Kalim, Intel

Sachin Parikh, Broadcom

Sangeetha Chandran Sarala, Micron

Sathappan Palaniappan, Broadcom

Saurabh Bhadoriya, NVIDIA

Savita Banerjee, Meta

Shaiful Alam, Intel

Stella Matarrese, Synopsys

Tom Mahatdejkul, Arm

Tony Todesco, AMD

Upasna Vishnoi, Marvell Semiconductor

Victoria Kolesov, Intel

Zafar Hasan, NVIDIA

SNUG Silicon Valley Bylaws

The SNUG Silicon Valley Bylaws are written with the intent of both providing for a valuable conference for Synopsys users and promoting the development of a body of useful peer-reviewed papers.

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