MEDIA ALERT: Decoding Formal Club Hosted by Oski Technology Will Feature Panel of Formal Verification Experts, CheckMate Session, Formal Coverage Presentation

WHO: Oski Technology, Inc., the only dedicated formal verification service provider

WHAT: Will host the Decoding Formal Club, a forum for formal verification enthusiasts, pioneers and leaders who work to promote the sharing of ideas, advancement of formal technology, and adoption of formal sign-off. It will be sponsored by Synopsys.

WHEN: Monday, February 29, beginning with lunch and networking at 11:30 a.m., with a full program running from 12:30 p.m. until 4 p.m.

WHERE: Parcel 104 at the Santa Clara Marriott, 2700 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, Calif.

The program will begin at 12:30 p.m. with a panel titled, "Where and How to Apply Formal Verification." It will be moderated by Brian Bailey, technical editor at Semiconductor Engineering. The panel of experts includes:

Ashish Darbari

Principal Engineer

Imagination Technologies

Stuart Hoad

Lead Engineer

-Sierra (now Microsemi)

Normando Montecillo

Broadcom

Principal Engineer

Panelists will address where and how to apply formal verification and the factors to consider when evaluating it. They will describe which design types and blocks and methodologies work best with formal verification. These experts will attempt to define whether formal work should be undertaken within the design or verification team, or delivered by a centralized formal verification team.

Results of the Oski Chessboard Challenge, where Oski challenged the Semiconductor Industry to use formal verification tools to solve a chessboard puzzle, will be shared by Anshul Jain, an engineer at Oski Technology. The session, "CheckMate," will conclude with an award ceremony.

Vigyan Singhal, Oski's president and chief executive officer, closes the day with a talk on Formal Coverage

Pre-registration is required. Registration information for the Decoding Formal Club can be found at: bit.ly/1Lqc1nZ

The Oski Technology website is located at: www.oskitechnology.com

About Oski Technology

Oski Technology is a formal verification services company with expertise in deploying formal verification on complex, digital designs. Oski Technology has developed a unique Formal Sign-off Methodology and Oski Abstraction Models to solve challenging capacity problems with formal verification. Its formal methods bring a higher level of productivity than traditional simulation and formal verification approaches. Oski Technology, headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., with a design center in India, has built a team of the world's foremost experts in formal verification. More information about Oski Technology can be found at: www.oskitechnology.com

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