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Media Alert: Cadence to Host Embedded Neural Network Summit

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), today announced that it is hosting an Embedded Neural Network Summit, Extending Deep Learning into Mass-Market Silicon, on February 9, 2016. The summit will feature experts that have deep understanding of convolutional neural networks and have applied these complicated algorithms in various products and applications. Attendees will be treated to a panel discussion at the end of the speaking sessions.

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In today's world, there is an enormous amount of data that requires robust processing power to make intelligent decisions for various applications from image, pattern, and speech recognition to natural language processing and video analysis. The application areas for convolutional neural networks are growing in the mobile, automotive, consumer, and IoT worlds.

To register for Embedded Neural Network Summit click here.

Attendees to this event will hear from our impressive lineup of deep learning technology experts:


09:30 - 10:00

   Jeff Bier

BDTi president and founder of Embedded Vision Alliance

10:00 - 10:45

   Bill Dally

NVIDIA chief scientist and SVP of research, Stanford professor

10:45 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:30

   Pete Warden

Google staff research engineer

11:30 - 12:00

   Chris Rowen

Cadence CTO, IP group

12:00 - 01:15


01:15 - 01:45

   Sumit Sanyal founder and CEO

01:45 - 02:15

   Samer Hijazi

Cadence engineering director CTO office

02:15 - 02:45

   Michael Leventhal

Xilinx technical manager, data center acceleration

02:45 - 03:15


03:15 - 03:45

   Anshu Arya

MulticoreWare solution architect

03:45 - 04:15

   Sumit Gupta

IBM vice-president HPC and OpenPower

04:15 - 05:15

   Panel Discussion

05:15 - 07:00



The Embedded Neural Network Summit is February 9, 2016. There will be breakfast at 9:00am, presentations at 9:30am through 4:15pm, followed by a panel discussion. The day ends with a reception at 5:15 – 7:00pm.


Cadence Auditorium, Building 10
2655 Seely Avenue
San Jose, CA

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