03/08/2023, 5:41 PM
<!channel> Thanking Our Generous Sponsors for the 7nm OpenROAD Physical Design Contest We are grateful to our sponsors for the 7nm OpenRoad physical design contest. We appreciate their support for this event and their generosity in sponsoring the winners. First, we would like to thank Prof Andrew Kahng, a Distinguished Professor of CSE and ECE at UC San Diego. He is a renowned expert in the field of IC physical design and performance analysis, and his contributions to the field are immeasurable. We are honoured to have him as a sponsor and a part of this event. Next, we would like to thank Indira Iyer, Head of User Experience and Outreach at Precision Innovations. Her expertise in building local and international alliances/partnerships, channel/distribution ecosystems for disruptive products and services, and structuring large machine and deep learning systems for product innovation and scale is invaluable. We are grateful for her support and sponsorship of this event. Finally, we would like to express our appreciation to Øyvind Harboe from Ascenium. His engineering management expertise and leadership have been instrumental in creating the breakthrough general-purpose computing technology at Ascenium. We are honoured to have Ascenium as a sponsor, and we look forward to collaborating with them in the future. Their support and trust in this event have made it possible for us to provide a platform for innovative and talented individuals to showcase their skills and expertise in the field of IC design. We appreciate their commitment to advancing the semiconductor industry and their dedication to supporting emerging talents. With their support, we are confident that this contest will be a tremendous success and help shape the future of IC design. We look forward to continued partnerships with our sponsors as we continue to provide opportunities for the next generation of innovators. Sponsors can make a significant difference in the lives of students by helping those who are in need and those who have great potential to learn and achieve great heights. Once again, we extend our heartfelt gratitude to Prof Andrew Kahng from UCSD, Indira Iyer from Precision Innovations, and Øyvind Harboe from Ascenium for their unwavering support and dedication to this event. Thank you for your generosity, and we hope to continue our partnership for years to come. Register for the contest using the below link: