CASPA 2020 Entrepreneurship and Startup Seminar

CASPA 2020 Entrepreneurship and Startup Seminar
by Daniel Nenni on 09-19-2020 at 2:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the “CASPA 2020 Entrepreneurship and Startup Seminar”. This event will be held on Saturday, September 19th, 2020 via ZOOM online conference meeting.

This Entrepreneurship and Startup Seminar will highlight two recent startup companies in Semiconductor IC design area. Omni… Read More


2020 CASPA Summer Symposium Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing under Pandemic

2020 CASPA Summer Symposium Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing under Pandemic
by Daniel Nenni on 07-25-2020 at 1:00 pm

Date:

Saturday, July 25th, 2020
Time:

1:00 pm to 6:30 pm PDT
Venue:

Online Zoom Meeting

Registration Link:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/caspa-2020-summer-symposium-tickets-113574390058
Letter from the Head of Symposium

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, people have to work remotely and keep social distance. It leads to great

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CASPA 2020 Spring Online Workshop: Semiconductor Investment and Technology Trends under COVID-19 Pandemic

CASPA 2020 Spring Online Workshop: Semiconductor Investment and Technology Trends under COVID-19 Pandemic
by Daniel Nenni on 05-30-2020 at 5:00 pm

About this Event

Event: CASPA Spring Online Workshop (华美半导体协会春季线上讲座)

Topic: Semiconductor Investment and Technology Trends under COVID-19 Pandemic

Venue: Online (this event will be broadcast to you through Cisco Webex Conference)

Date and time:

US Pacific time: 5/30/2020, 5:00PM to 7:40PM

China Beijing Time: 5/31/2020,

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A Preview of Spring Symposium on AIoT

A Preview of Spring Symposium on AIoT
by Alex Tan on 03-05-2019 at 12:00 pm

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The trend of AI augmentation into many facets of silicon based hardware applications is on the rise. During the CASPA press conference in Santa Clara last week, Silvaco CEO David Dutton and SiFive VP, GM Christopher Moezzi were present to share their insights.

Silvaco CEO David Dutton mentioned that we are in new era in which manyRead More


FPGA, Data and CASPA: Spring into AI (2 of 2)

FPGA, Data and CASPA: Spring into AI (2 of 2)
by Alex Tan on 03-23-2018 at 12:00 pm

Adding color to the talks, Dr. Jeff Welser, VP and IBM Almaden Research Lab Director showed how AI and recent computing resources could be harnessed to contain data explosion. Unstructured data growth by 2020 would be in the order of 50 Zetta-bytes (with 21 zeros). One example, the Summit supercomputer developed by IBM for use at… Read More


FPGA, Data and CASPA: Spring into AI

FPGA, Data and CASPA: Spring into AI
by Alex Tan on 03-21-2018 at 12:00 pm

Just like good ideas percolate longer, we have seen AI adoption pace picking-up speed, propelled by faster GPUs. Some recent data points provide good indication that FPGA making a comeback to bridge chip-design needs to keep-up with AI’s ML applications.

According to the Deloitte research firm there is a projected increase of… Read More


TSMC EDA 2.0 With Machine Learning: Are We There Yet ?

TSMC EDA 2.0 With Machine Learning: Are We There Yet ?
by Alex Tan on 11-06-2017 at 7:00 am

Recently we have been swamped by news of Artificial Intelligence applications in hardware and software by the increased adoption of Machine Learning (ML) and the shift of electronic industry towards IoT and automobiles. While plenty of discussions have covered the progress of embedded intelligence in product roll-outs, anRead More


Dinner with the Man who is Reshaping the Semiconductor Industry!

Dinner with the Man who is Reshaping the Semiconductor Industry!
by Daniel Nenni on 10-07-2015 at 4:00 pm

The recent mega acquisition of Broadcom Corp by Avago can be traced all the way back to Silicon Valley stalwart Hewlett Packard (founded in a two car Palo Alto garage in 1939). Even more interesting is the man behind the acquisition and how he got to where he is today.Avago began as the semiconductor products division of HP in 1961, … Read More


CASPA, ARM and the Internet of Things

CASPA, ARM and the Internet of Things
by Paul McLellan on 10-12-2014 at 7:01 am

Today I was at the Chinese-American Semiconductor Professionals’ Association conference and dinner. Simon Segars, CEO of ARM, gave the dinner keynote. Somewhat surreally, it was in the same room in the same conference center two weeks ago that he gave they keynote at ARM TechCon. In another coincidence, Mike Muller of … Read More