edaWorkshop17 and ADTC - Program online

Hannover - This year the edaWorkshop is jointly organized with the Nanoelectronics Applications, Design and Technology Conference (ADTC) and takes place on May 8-10 in Dresden. Look forward to an interesting program with 14 sessions on various issues with more than 30 presentations. The registration is possible per Fax or online here. We look forward to welcome you in Dresden.

EDA Achievement Award 2017 now offered as reward

The EDA Achievement Award 2017 is now offered as reward. Propose someone or apply for it until February 17, 2017. Details (in German only) can be found in the "Auslobung des EDA Achievent Awards 2017". The reward will be lend during the edaWorkshop16 and Applications Design Technology Conference (May 8-10, 2017) in Dresden. Further Information (in German only)

Siemens intends the acquisition of Mentor Graphics

Siemens and Mentor Graphics signed an agreement on the takeover of Mentor by Siemens for $ 37.25 per share in cash on November 14, 2016.This equates to an enterprise value of $ 4.5 billion. The Mentor Board of Directors supports Siemens' takeover offer and recommends that shareholders approve and accept the agreement.Details about this very notable news, which concerns our member mentor and the EDA industry in Germany, can be read

AENEAS Agenda 2016 has been published

On October 18, 2016 AENEAS published its strategic research agenda. The "AENEAS Strategic Agenda" describes  describes the ambitions of the AENEAS members in co-operative R&D&I activities, together with the anticipated contributions in resolving societal challenges and creating economic value for Europe. It builds on the Vision, Mission and Strategy (VMS) on R&D in European Micro-and Nanoelectronics, issued previously by AENEAS together with CATRENE back in 2013. The document is available at the AENEAS-Webpage.

News from ECSEL and PENTA regarding new projects

A few days ago the Joint Undertaking ECSEL has published its Multi-Annual Strategic Plan 2016 (MASP) and the corresponding  Work Plan 2016 (WP). From the latter one the ECSEL-Calls for 2016 (release of both calls on March 15) will be derived. At the ECSEL Brokerage Event on January 26-27 in Strasbourg further information is expected. As in the last years edacentrum represents its members on this event and will collect information. Furthermore AENEAS is pleased to announce the first call by the new PENTA EUREKA cluster. Deadline for the  submission oft the project outline is March 15. The edacentrum will support any initiation of your projects appropriate for these calls as it did during the preparation of the underlying strategies and roadmaps. Contact us.

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