Connecting the Synopsys User Community

SNUG World is a reimagined SNUG event connecting the Synopsys global users community in a dynamic virtual experience. SNUG World will continue to foster the link between users and technical experts so they can share best practices for design and verification challenges. 

Diverse technical tracks driven by innovative user content and leading-edge Synopsys tutorials will provide a unique opportunity for any user, in any location, to attend this exciting event. 

Technical Committee

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

User Technical Chairperson:

Savita Banerjee, Facebook

Committee Members:

Sergei Babokhov, Intel

Gregg Bromley, GEO Semiconductor

David Brownell, Analog

Thomas Buerner, Nokia

Ahmet Ceyhan, Intel

Tarun Chawla, STMicroelectronics

Leah Clark, Synopsys

Jon Colburn, NVIDIA

Andy Copperhall, Independent

Cliff Cummings, Paradigm Works

Al Czamara, Test Evolution

Pierluigi Daglio, STMicroelectronics

Jack Dong, Intel

Ravikishore Gandikota, NVIDIA

Majid Ghameshlu, Siemens AG (Austria)

Ralph Goergen, NXP Semiconductors

Ronald Goodstein, Lockheed Martin

Peter Grove, Dialog Semiconductor

Anwarul Hasan, Independent

Zafar Hasan, NVIDIA

Richard Illman, Dialog Semiconductor

Anand Iyer, Microsoft

Ronald Kalim, Intel

Brian Kane, Northrop Grumman

Victoria Kolesov, Intel

Mohan Krishnareddy, Arteris

Claus Kuntzsch, University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg


Boris Litinsky, Juniper

Charles Magnuson, Intel

Tom Mahatdejkul, Arm

Corbett Marler, Intel

Stella Matarrese, ST Microelectronics


Didier Maurer, IC'ALPS

Glen McDonnell, Broadcom

Don Mills, Microchip

Jeff Montesano, Verilab

Bryan Morris, Ciena

Naveen Mysore, Intel

Nitin Navale, Xilinx

Giuseppe Notarangelo, STMicroelectronics

Firouzeh Nourkhalaj, Synopsys

Sathappan Palaniappan, Broadcom

Sachin Parikh, Broadcom

Olivia Poon, Marvell Semiconductor

Frank Poppen, OFFIS - Institute for Information Technology


PD Priyadarshan, Cisco

Karthik Rajan, Microchip

Francois Ravatin, STMicroelectronics

Jeremy Ridgeway, Broadcom

Chris Ryan, Maxim Integrated

Jason Rziha, Microchip

Kiran Sama, Amazon


Neel Sonara, Broadcom

Mark Sprague, Intel

Matthew Streyle, Samsung

Ravish Sunny, Intel

Manfred Thanner, NXP Semiconductors

Tony Todesco, AMD

Jeff Vance, Verilab

Raj Varada, Intel

SudhaVasu, NVIDIA

Sandeep Venishetti, Google

Upasna Vishnoi, Marvell Semiconductor

Viba Viswanathan, Samsung

Krishna Vittala, Microchip

John Wei, NovuMind

Jing Zhang, Intel

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