Aurangzeb Khan, Corporate Vice President, Market Development, Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ: CDNS)
Semiconductor Luminaries Panel: Rebirth of Semis - Reinventing for Success
Saturday, May 13, 2006 -- 11 a.m. to noon
Successful semiconductor companies must constantly reinvent themselves to adjust to ever-shifting market demands and economic realities. The panel will discuss how companies or their investment strategies have evolved to respond to changing dynamics in the Valley and around the world.
Moderator: Mark Edelstone, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
Other panelists include: Rich Beyer, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Intersil Corporation; Donald Macleod, President and Chief Operating Officer, National Semiconductor; Arati Prabhakar, General Partner, US Venture Partners; Jim Smith, General Partner, Mohr Davidow Ventures
Himanshu Singh, General Manager, Cadence India, Cadence Design Systems Cadence Break-out Sessions: "How Global Start-ups Can Partner for Success" Saturday, May 13, 2006 7 - 9:30 a.m. and 1 - 2:30 p.m.EDA industry leader Cadence has business operations around the world, including both India and North America. This meeting is aimed at high tech companies in areas such as semiconductor and board design, electronics, embedded software and semiconductor test and manufacturing that have business operations in both India and NA or are considering establishing such operations. The session targets individuals or organizations that invest in new ventures in these areas. Entrepreneurs, VCs and angel funds are encouraged to attend and learn how Cadence helps support semiconductor start-ups, as well as established companies in India.
Santa Clara Convention Center Santa Clara, CA (5001 Great America Parkway at Tasman)TiEcon Platinum Sponsors: Cadence -- Ontario, Canada -- Merrill Lynch & Co -- Motorola
Cadence Press Availability on Friday and Saturday, May 12 and 13:
Key Cadence executives are available for media 1:1s to discuss Cadence global operations, customer engagement models including early stage company programs, cross border engagements, involvement in start-ups, VC relationships, as well as Cadence product innovations such as kits for vertical markets, market strategy such as segmentation, and design service capabilities.
TiE is a global, not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship across its international network. Since it's founding in 1992, TiE has grown to become the world's largest organization for entrepreneurs and professionals, with membership spread across 45 chapters in 10 countries.
TiEcon is TiE's premier annual event and is the largest convention in the world dedicated to entrepreneurs and will be held on May 12 and 13, 2006. TiEcon will explore today's business environment and discuss the big issues facing industry and entrepreneurs. Keynotes, panel discussions and real life stories will focus on various business ecosystems including networking, semiconductors, software, storage, security, Internet, hospitality, wireless, life sciences, and other emerging businesses. More information is available at www.tiecon.org.
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 and hardware, methodologies, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, printed circuit boards and systems used in consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. Cadence reported 2005 revenues of approximately $1.3 billion, and has approximately 5,000 employees. 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 www.cadence.com.
For more information, please contact: Nancy Szymanski Corporate Public Relations Cadence Design Systems, Inc. direct: 408.473.8382 Email Contact