Cadence Design Systems, Inc.

April 24, 2012 08:00 ET

Cadence Connects and Inspires EDA Industry at Its CDNLive! EMEA Annual Global User Conference

Cadence Technology Users and Academics Exchange Best Practices About Critical Design and Verification Issues for Realizing Advanced Silicon, SoCs, and Systems

MUNICH, GERMANY--(Marketwire - Apr 24, 2012) - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, is hosting its annual user conference CDNLive! EMEA from May 14-16 at the Dolce Hotel in Munich/Unterschleissheim. The series of worldwide CDNLive! user conferences brings together Cadence® technology users, developers, and industry experts who are shaping the future of the electronics industry.

The conference will focus on sharing fresh ideas and best practices that address all aspects of design and IP creation, integration, and verification. Attendees of CDNLive! EMEA will benefit from exploring new techniques for realizing advanced silicon, SoC, and systems.

"At CDNLive! EMEA, we bring together diverse talent from across the region to provide our users and partners a unique opportunity to collaborate when developing today's electronic products," said Alexander Duesener, vice president of Worldwide Field Operations, Cadence EMEA. "It is a great way for the attendees to keep up with the rapid changes in our industry and the continuous demand for more functionality and performance."

On Tuesday, May 15, the conference will start with a keynote presentation by Lip-Bu Tan, president and CEO at Cadence, followed by an industry keynote by imec's CEO Luc Van den hove. During the event, attendees will be able to choose from a wide range of user-presented technical papers, live demonstrations of the latest features and capabilities in Cadence products, as well as have the opportunity to network with their peers.

For the fifth time at the EMEA conference, the Cadence Academic Network will host an academic track providing a forum to present outstanding work in education and research from groups or universities. The Network was launched in 2007 to promote the proliferation of leading-edge technologies and methodologies at universities renowned for their engineering and design excellence. The academic track is fully integrated into the CDNLive! user conference, and all accepted submissions will be listed in the CDNLive! program.

In addition to the keynotes and user-presented technical papers, companies such as GLOBALFOUNDRIES, TSMC, and Samsung will be exhibiting this year at the Designer Expo.

To register for CDNLive! EMEA, and to receive additional information about the event, including the complete agenda, please visit

About Cadence
Cadence enables global electronic design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today's integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software, hardware, IP, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with sales offices, design centers, and research facilities around the world to serve the global electronics industry. More information about the company, its products, and services is available at

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  • For more information, please contact:

    Andrea Huse
    Cadence Design Systems, GmbH