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The 14th International System-on-Chip (SoC)

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 October 19 & 20, 2016

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Exhibit Reception is FREE!



Exhibit Day & Time

Wednesday,  OCTOBER 24

From  3:00 P.M.  To  8:00 P.M.


For questions regarding the SoC Conference & Exhibiting opportunities

Please contact:   SoC@SoCconference.com   or   949-851-1714


Selected Exhibiting Companies & Organizations . . .























Interested in participating in this Tabletop Exhibit, please contact:

SoC@SoCconference.com   949-851-1714


Selected Demo & Exhibit Descriptions. . . .


Intel Corporation



Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com and blogs.intel.com.  Intel, Intel Core, Ultrabook and the Intel logo are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the United States and other countries.

Microsemi Corporation



Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC) offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor solutions for: aerospace, defense and security; enterprise and commercial; and industrial and alternative energy markets. Products include high-performance, high-reliability analog and RF devices, mixed-signal and RF integrated circuits, configurable SoCs, FPGAs, and complete subsystems. Microsemi is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and has more than 2,800 employees globally. Learn more at www.microsemi.com.

BeSang Inc.



BeSang Inc. is a pioneer in the design, development, and delivery of unsurpassed, three-dimensional (3D) IC solutions, providing unmatched process and design technologies for 3D IC as well as technology licenses to customers. The company’s proprietary and cutting edge TRUE 3D IC technologies enable vertical stacking of multiple device layers, and offer ultra low-cost and high-performance solutions to CPU, DSP, GPU, ASIC, FPGA, SoC, DRAM, SRAM, flash, image sensor, and SSD applications. BeSang has successfully developed 3D ICs and is providing high-value intellectual properties related to its proprietary TRUE 3D ICs. The fabless semiconductor company is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.   http://www.besang.com

  Aldec Corporation



Aldec, Inc. offers SystemVerilog OVM/VMM/UVM methodology support and hardware-assisted verification. Register to attend technical presentations on Advanced Verification Methodologies, Assertion-based Verification, SystemVerilog, HDL Design Rule Checking, Unified Code and Functional Coverage, Hardware Emulation (SCE-MI) and DO-254 Compliance validation. Aldec products, the choice of 30,000 plus engineers, include Active-HDL, Riviera-PRO, ALINT, HES and DO-254 Compliance Tool Set.

Calypto Design Systems



Calypto Design Systems leads the industry in technologies for ESL hardware design and RTL power optimization. These technologies empower designers to create high quality and low power electronic systems for today’s most innovative electronic products. Calypto's best-in-class technologies focus on high-level synthesis, RTL power optimization and functional verification. Catapult C Synthesis lets designers use industry standard ANSI C++ or SystemC to describe functional intent at the ESL level. From these high-level descriptions, Catapult C Synthesis automatically generates production quality RTL to dramatically shorten both design and verification in today’s hardware design flows. PowerPro is an automated RTL power optimization and analysis product that identifies and inserts sequential clock gating and memory enable logic into synthesizable Verilog and VHDL designs. PowerPro has proven to reduce power by up to 60% in RTL designs. SLEC is a sequential equivalence checker that handles differences in design state, timing and levels of abstraction. SLEC enables ESL hardware design by using formal methods to comprehensively proving equivalence between RTL implementations and system-level models. The company, with headquarters in San Jose, California, has offices in Japan, India, Europe, and North America. Calypto's customers include Fortune 500 companies worldwide, including Nvidia, Qualcomm, Renesas, Freescale Semiconductor and ST Microelectronics. The company has partnerships with several Electronic Design Automation (EDA) companies, including Synopsys, Inc., Mentor Graphics, and Cadence Design Systems. 



IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE's highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE, pronounced "Eye-triple-E", stands for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The association is chartered under this name and it is the full legal name.  







Key ASIC is a leading supplier of high-performance, low-power ASIC design and manufacturing services for consumer, wireless and personal electronic applications. Key ASIC’s design expertise, unique IP, superior design flow, optimization technology, flexible engagement model and close relationship with multiple fabs, solve the critical challenges of area, integration and cost for mixed-signal and low-power technologies. Design locations in Taiwan (Hsin-Chu Science Park) and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia combined with extensive manufacturing, logistics resources and a flexible engagement model, provide a comprehensive support system for modular ASIC innovation from IP development through prototype to production.  Key ASIC also supplies private labeled Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSP) that deliver customized products to customers who do not want to make the sizable investment in an ASIC design team. Using Key ASIC's SOC Platform customers can benefit from a highly integrated SoC, efficient board design and associated application software for networking, WiFi, multimedia, various interfaces and other Key ASIC patented features.
Key ASIC Headquarters
6F, No.9, Park Avenue II, Science Park
Hsin-Chu, Taiwan ROC








Excellicon provides Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software tools targeted at solving complex problems associated with timing closure of multimillion gates SOC designs. SOC design involves correct construction of a set of functionalities and associated timings. Excellicon software based on patented technology enables designers to compile, manage, verify, analyze, and propagate timing information from start to the end of SOC design cycle all in a simple to use intuitive environment.  Our belief is that through a systematic approach to timing constraints development, the entire development schedule can be more predictable and better optimized for faster, more efficient product delivery.


  S3 Group


S3 Group provides products, solutions and professional services to the Digital TV, Telehealth and Semiconductor industries. We are trusted by some of the world's leading companies including BSkyB, DirecTV, Motorola, Samsung, Philips, NXP, Fujitsu, Cisco, Iridium, Qualcomm, Micronas, Texas Instruments and many others. We also collaborate with world-class technology partners including IBM, ST Microelectronics, OpenTV, Nagravision, Irdeto, Cadence, TSMC, UMC, ARM and Thomson.  Each of our business lines is focused on addressing the specific needs of our customers in their specific markets. We invite you to visit these business lines for further information:  

  Presto Engineering, Inc.



Presto Engineering, Inc. www.presto-eng.com
Presto Engineering delivers comprehensive test and product engineering services, spanning early wafer-level design characterization and debug through to final production testing. Operating from hubs in Silicon Valley, Europe and Israel, our business is focused on helping to shorten the time-to-production. Presto combines unique technical expertise, extensive industry experience and leading edge RF/mmWave wafer-level testing, along with reliability, FIB and failure analysis - offering a complete product engineering solution designed to complement our customer’s internal resources.  

  X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG



As a specialty foundry for so-called “More than Moore” technologies, X-FAB creates a clear alternative to typical foundry services by combining solid, specialized expertise in advanced analog and mixed-signal process technologies with excellent service, a high level of responsiveness and first-class technical support. It manufactures wafers for automotive, industrial, consumer, medical, and other applications on advanced modular CMOS and BiCMOS processes with technologies ranging from 1.0 to 0.18 µm, and special BCD, SOI and MEMS long-lifetime processes. 

Target Compiler Technologies


Target Compiler Technologies (www.retarget.com) is the leading provider of EDA tools for the design, programming, and verification of application specific processor cores (ASIPs). ASIPs provide an alternative to the two most common implementation choices (software running on general purpose embedded processors or algorithms implemented as fixed function RTL). With ASIPs, IP designers can create designs that perfectly match design requirements for both efficiency and flexibility. Target's IP Designer tool-suite includes unique, patented, retargetable C-compiler technology that produces code of comparable efficiency to hand-optimized assembly code. Also included is automated RTL generation especially tuned to low-power requirements. Fast instruction-set simulation, insightful debug tools, and comprehensive verification tools round out the offering.  IP Designer has been applied by customers worldwide for diverse application domains, including GSM, WCDMA and HSDPA handsets, VoIP, audio coding, automotive infotainment, ADSL and VDSL modems, wireless LAN, hearing instruments, mobile image processing, video processing, and various control and interfacing applications. Target is a spin-off of IMEC, is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium, with North American operations in Boulder, Colorado.

Evans Analytical Group’s (EAG)




Evans Analytical Group’s (EAG) release-to-production (RTP) team provides engineering service and support from early chip design to volume production in the areas of test program development and product engineering; test time rental on all major automatic test equipment (ATE) platforms; reliability and environmental qualification; electrostatic discharge (ESD) and latch-up testing; printed circuit board (PCB) layout and hardware design; failure analysis; focused ion beam (FIB) circuit edit and debug; electron microscopy; and equipment calibration and repair services. EAG also has over 30 years experience in bulk materials characterization and surface analysis.

Breker Verification Systems.


Breker Verification Systems solves the challenges of functional verification for complex system-on-a-chip (SoC) designs containing one or more embedded processors. Our TrekSoC product is proven in production at leading semiconductor companies. It enables design managers and verification engineers to realize measurable productivity gains, speed coverage closure and easily reuse verification knowledge. TrekSoC helps customers develop intuitive models to describe the verification space, and then use these models to automatically generate SoC tests including stimulus and expected results. Customers can begin testing much earlier - even before RTL is finished - and expand incrementally to get more complete coverage. Breker has grown steadily, supporting diverse design groups at leading-edge SoC companies. Our dynamic team shares one vision to drive the evolution of SoC verification technology with a single-minded focus on our customers' success. Breker is a venture-backed company headquartered in Silicon Valley.





Mathobotix: Mathobotix offers STEAM educational robotics Classes, Camps, Birth Day Parties, Workshops for K - 12 students and Corporate Team Building activities. The curriculum integrates, Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math, and Soft skills.







Engineers4KidsUSA.org: Engineers4KidsUSA is a non-profit a 501(c)(3) foundation that promotes Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) Education and FIRST® LEGO® LEAGUE in Orange County and surrounding areas.

University of California, Irvine.  Extension


As the continuing education arm of UCI, UC Irvine Extension is dedicated to providing a university-level learning experience for students, offering thousands of exciting courses and programs to local, regional, and global constituencies via online curriculum, as well as through on campus classes. UC Irvine Extension offers a rich array of academic and community programs to support a diverse audience, from a wide selection of academic programs to numerous campus activities. For more information, please visit www.extension.uci.edu or fan the school at www.facebook.com/UCIExtension. 

Southern California Venture Network (SCVN) 

The Mission of the Southern California Venture Network (SCVN) is to increase the entrepreneurial velocity of both start-up and emerging growth companies by encouraging entrepreneurs to take advantage of our network of skilled professionals, high-level business contacts, and on occasion funding sources to help navigate the many road blocks that often prevent early stage and late stage entrepreneurial companies from reaching their full potential in a timely manner.

Chip Design Magazine






Extension Media is a publisher of over 20 business-to-business magazines, resource catalogs, newsletters and web sites that address high-technology industry platforms and emerging technologies such as chip design, embedded systems, software and infrastructure, intellectual property, architectures, operating systems and industry standards. Extension Media publications serve several markets including Electronics, Software/IT and Mobile/Wireless.  Extension Media information products provide engineers, embedded developers, software developers, IT professionals and design professionals with in-depth product, technology and solutions oriented information.

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California State University, Fullerton



California State University, Fullerton is a high-quality, comprehensive four-year public university that offers superior teaching and prepares students to be leaders in business and industry, science, education, community service, the arts, politics, and many other fields. Part of a 23-campus California State University System that views learning as a powerful force for growth and change, Cal State Fullerton offers over 100 degree programs (graduate and undergraduate) in eight colleges, as well as a number of certificate programs. The university is located in a region known for its economic vitality, cultural diversity, multitude of leisure activities and attractions, and ideal climate.   The College of Engineering and Computer Science at Cal State Fullerton offers bachelor's and master's degrees in Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering, as well as a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering and an online master's degree in Software Engineering.











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