February 27 - March 2, 2017

DoubleTree Hotel, San Jose, CA

DVCon U.S. 2016

2016 Papers & Slides Now Available!

Visit DVCon U.S. Proceedings site to see this year's great papers and slides.

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DVCon U.S. 2016 Photos

See photos from the 2016 conference.

Thanks For a Great 2016 Conference!

Special thanks to all our attendees, presenters, and everyone who made DVCon U.S. 2016 a success!

We look forward to seeing you again next year.


Special thanks to Walden C. Rhines for Tuesday's Keynote Address, Design Verification Challenges: Past, Present and Future, presented to over 300 conference attendees.
Download a PDF of the presentation slides (8MB).


Thank you to everyone who presented and attended Tuesday's Poster Session!
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DVCon Announces Attendance Numbers, Best Paper and Best Poster Awards

Overall attendance, including exhibit-only and technical conference attendees, was 882. Attendance was further enhanced by 295 exhibitor personnel that also had access to the panel sessions and keynote address, for a total of 1,177 participants.

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Conference Highlights

Tutorials & Proceedings Distribution

DVCon Conference Papers and Tutorial presenter slides will be delivered electronically online via a username and password.

To access: Visit http://proceedings.dvcon.org
Username = Email address
Password = Registration ID (on your badge)

Please refer to your registration receipt to access the files you are eligible to view.

DVCon U.S. 2016 Best Paper

Congratulations to the First Place Best Paper Winner!

8.2: Design Patterns by Example for SystemVerilog Verification Environments Enabled by SystemVerilog 1800-2012.
Speaker: Eldon G. Nelson - Intel Corp.

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DVCon U.S. 2016 Best Poster

Congratulations to the First Place Best Poster Winner!

4P.32: Marrying Simulation and Formal Made Easier!
Speaker: Lun Li - Samsung Austin R&D Center
Authors: Lun Li - Samsung Austin R&D Center, Durga Rangarajan - Samsung Austin R&D Center, Christopher Starr - Samsung Austin R&D Center, James Greene - Samsung Austin R&D Center, Nitin Mhaske - Synopsys, Inc.

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DVCon U.S. 2016 Best Voter

Thanks to Balamurugan Muthaiah, the 2016 Best Voter!


Accellera Technical Excellence Award

Congratulations to Erwin de Kock, recipient of the 2016 Accellera Systems Initiative Technical Excellence Award for his contributions to IP-XACT.
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