Accellera/ESD Alliance Co-Host “The Executive View – Returning to the Office”

Accellera/ESD Alliance Co-Host “The Executive View – Returning to the Office”
by Admin on 08-11-2021 at 12:00 am

On August 11, 2021, Accellera and ESD Alliance will co-host part 2 of a virtual panel to discuss the challenges of transitioning back from remote work to the office.

Register here >

Virtual Event
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 9:00am-10:00am PT

You are invited to our FREE webinar co-hosted by the ESD Alliance and Accellera. A panel… Read More


Is EDA Growth Unstoppable?

Is EDA Growth Unstoppable?
by Mike Gianfagna on 07-15-2021 at 6:00 am

Is EDA Growth Unstoppable

SemiWiki has covered the Q2, Q3 and Q4 ESD Alliance quarterly revenue reports previously. The Q2 2020 report suggested that EDA had COVID immunity. The Q3 2020 report inspired an Up and to the Right comment. The Q4 2020 report  demanded a Juggernaut label.  And now the Q1 2021 report posts yet more record-breaking growth. This is … Read More


The Juggernaut Continues as ESD Alliance Reports Record Revenue Growth for Q4 2020

The Juggernaut Continues as ESD Alliance Reports Record Revenue Growth for Q4 2020
by Mike Gianfagna on 04-13-2021 at 10:00 am

The Juggernaut Continues as ESD Alliance Reports Record Revenue Growth for Q4 2020

Apologies for the slightly hyperbolic title of this post. Webster defines Juggernaut as “a massive inexorable force, campaign, movement, or object that crushes whatever is in its path.”  Marvel Comic fans will recall the term also refers to a superhero nemesis. But I digress. The ESD Alliance recently announced its Q4 2020 ElectronicRead More


2020 ESD Alliance CEO Outlook

2020 ESD Alliance CEO Outlook
by Admin on 06-17-2020 at 10:30 am

Join us Wednesday June 17, 10:30 — Noon PDT for the ESD Alliance CEO Outlook!

This year’s informative event, featuring six prominent industry CEOs, will be conducted as a virtual event, generously hosted by Arm.

Ed Sperling, editor in chief of Semiconductor Engineering, will moderate this year’s panel, which includes:

  • Simon
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2020 ESD Alliance CEO Outlook

2020 ESD Alliance CEO Outlook
by Admin on 06-17-2020 at 10:30 am

Join us Wednesday June 17, 10:30 — Noon PDT for the ESD Alliance CEO Outlook!

This year’s informative event, featuring six prominent industry CEOs, will be conducted as a virtual event, generously hosted by Arm.

Ed Sperling, editor in chief of Semiconductor Engineering, will moderate this year’s panel, which includes:

  • Simon
Read More

ESD Alliance CEO Outlook Features Powerhouse Lineup

ESD Alliance CEO Outlook Features Powerhouse Lineup
by Bob Smith on 05-09-2019 at 2:00 pm

Just two more weeks before the 2019 CEO Outlook Thursday, May 23, at SEMI. If you haven’t registered yet, do so today. We’re expecting a full house as a result of our powerhouse lineup and networking opportunities.

That lineup includes Ed Sperling, editor in chief of Semiconductor Engineering, who will serve as moderator. Panelists… Read More


The ESD Alliance Welcomes You to an Evening with Jim Hogan and Paul Cunningham

The ESD Alliance Welcomes You to an Evening with Jim Hogan and Paul Cunningham
by Bob Smith on 04-05-2019 at 7:00 am

An informal “Fireside Chat” like no other featuring Jim Hogan, managing partner of Vista Ventures, LLC., and Paul Cunningham, Cadence’s corporate vice president and general manager of the system verification group, is in the works for Wednesday, April 10.

Hosted by the ESD Alliance, a SEMI Strategic Association Partner, at … Read More


China Innovation Forum and ES DESIGN West

China Innovation Forum and ES DESIGN West
by Daniel Nenni on 03-15-2019 at 7:00 am

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I had a chat with Bob Smith, Executive Director of ESD Alliance, about the upcoming SEMI conference in China. More than 100,000 people are expected to attend which is beyond my comprehension. SEMICON in San Francisco is maybe 20,000 people which is the largest conference I attend. I’m not sure if the Design Automation Conference… Read More


Interview with Bob Smith, Executive Director of the ESD Alliance

Interview with Bob Smith, Executive Director of the ESD Alliance
by Daniel Nenni on 02-26-2019 at 7:00 am

Bob Smith is executive director of the ESD (for electronic system design) Alliance that many Semiwiki readers will remember as the EDA Consortium. As Bob explains, the semiconductor industry is changing and evolving, and the electronic system design ecosystem with it. I encourage you to take a break from what you’re doing and … Read More