SOURCE: Accellera

March 24, 2008 09:00 ET

Reminder - Accellera Announces Call for Nominations for 5th Annual Technical Excellence Award Honoring Contributions to Its Design Automation Standards Efforts

Nominations Are Due Tuesday, April 15, 2008

NAPA, CA--(Marketwire - March 24, 2008) -


Accellera, the electronics industry organization focused on Electronic Design Automation (EDA) standards, invites the electronic design community to nominate an individual for its 5th annual Technical Excellence Award. The Award recognizes outstanding achievements in creating electronic design standards that benefit the EDA, semiconductor, intellectual property (IP) and electronic systems industries.


Nominations are due Tuesday, April 15, 2008. Please visit to nominate an individual. The Award will be presented during Accellera's open meeting at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) in Anaheim in June 2008.


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For more information about the 45th annual DAC, please visit

About the Award

Accellera's Technical Excellence Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of its Technical Subcommittee members. Accellera's Award Selection Committee will select the 2008 recipient from new and active nominations. All Accellera Technical Subcommittee members are eligible for the award. A nomination form and more information are at

About Accellera

Accellera provides design and verification standards for quick availability and use in the electronics industry. The organization and its members cooperatively deliver much-needed EDA standards that lower the cost of designing commercial IC and EDA products. As a result of Accellera's partnership with the IEEE, Accellera standards are provided to the IEEE Standards Association for formalization and ongoing change control.

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