Munich, Germany, Oct 24, 2012: Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, has announced the Call for Papers for its eighth annual user conference, CDNLive EMEA, to be held in Munich, Germany, May 6-8, 2013.

All Cadence® users including IC and PCB designers, layout architects, verification and CAD engineers and project managers are invited to submit their abstracts. The submission deadline is December 14, 2012. This year’s theme is Connect.Share.Inspire, as participants will have the opportunity to share their experience and expertise with, as well as learn from, the European semiconductor design community.

Attendees may choose from a wide variety of topics for which to submit papers, addressing all aspects of design and IP creation, integration and verification, showcasing how they used Cadence technologies and techniques to realize silicon, SoCs, and system level design efficiently and profitably.

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To view keynotes and product announcements, as well as personal users’ impressions of last year’s event, visit the CDNLive EMEA Multimedia Channel.

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