AUSTIN, Texas — (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 9, 2013 — The Silicon Integration Initiative (Si2) will be presenting five Distinguished Service awards at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) to be held in Austin, TX from June 2-6. The awards will be presented at the Si2 25th Anniversary Luncheon Celebration on June 3, 12-1:30 PM in Room 9ABC in the Austin Convention Center. This luncheon is free of charge. More information on this and other Si2 events can be found at this link: http://www.si2.org/?page=1544.
The awards will be presented to John Darringer, Rahul Goyal, Jim Hogan, Mark Templeton, and Scott Peterson. Besides providing many years of exemplary service in support of Si2’s mission, each recipient has played a unique role in Si2’s history that significantly influenced the organization’s present-day success. Their leadership has guided many of the standards created at Si2 which have had significant impact on the semiconductor and EDA industries. All of the recipients will be in attendance at the luncheon event and can share their individual experiences and insights with the attendees.
Cadence Design Systems and Spectral Design & Test are sponsors for this event as well as the Annual Open Si2 Reception later that afternoon. In addition, Si2 is a Platinum Record Sponsor of the “Kickin’ It Up in Austin” DAC 50th Anniversary Party at Austin City Limits later that same evening, where a special treat will be available in the Si2 area in the Austin City Limits facility.
Si2 is the largest organization of industry-leading semiconductor, systems, EDA and manufacturing companies focused on the development and adoption of standards to improve the way integrated circuits are designed and manufactured. Now in its 25th year, Si2 is uniquely positioned to enable timely collaboration through dedicated staff and a strong implementation focus driven by its member companies. Si2 represents over 80 companies involved in all parts of the silicon supply chain throughout the world. See www.si2.org.
Silicon Integration Initiative
William Bayer, 512-342-2244, ext. 304