CASS TECHNOLOGY DAY 2017

By the road of innovation and entrepreneurship


Bogota - October 2, 2017
Lima - October 4, 2017


Victor Grimblatt
(Synopsys)

James Hogan
(Vista Ventures)

Raul Camposano
(Sage)

ABOUT

CASS Technology Day and CASS Region 9, invites the electrical and electronic industry, entrepreneurs, and students who are motivated by innovation and entrepreneurship to a working session that will be held on several Latin American cities. Region current situation, sucess stories, tools and trips to undertake as well as local incentives will be presented during the sessions.

Your opportunity to learn experiences and tools to achieve your venture

Your entrepreneurship come true

Waiting for you!

BIOS

Victor Grimblatt

Victor is currently R&D Group Director and General Manager of Synopsys Chile, leader in Electronic Design Automation (EDA). He opened the Synopsys Chile R&D Center in 2006. He has expertise and knowledge in business and technology and understands very well the trends of the electronic industry; therefore he is often consulted for new technological business development. Before joining Synopsys he worked for different Chilean and multinational companies, such as Motorola Semiconductors, Honeywell Bull, VLSI technology Inc., and Compass Design Automation Inc. He started to work in EDA in 1988 in VLSI Technology Inc. where he developed synthesis tools being one of the pioneers of this new technology. He also worked in embedded systems development in Motorola semiconductors.


James Hogan

Jim is currently the managing partner of Vista Ventures, LLC. Jim has worked in the semiconductor design and manufacturing industry for more than 40 years gaining experience as a senior executive and board director in electronic design automation, intellectual property, semiconductor equipment, material science and IT companies. Currently, Jim serves on several private companies’ board of directors. Additionally, Jim serves as a strategic advisor to several private and public companies.


Raul Camposano

Raúl is currently the CEO of Sage, a startup in physical design tools for semiconductors. He is also a partner at Silicon Catalyst, an incubator for semiconductor solutions. He was previously the CEO of Nimbic, a startup that was acquired by Mentor Graphics in 2014. From 1994 to 2007 he was with Synopsys, where he served as Chief Technology Officer, Senior Vice President, and General Manager. Prior to joining Synopsys, Raúl was a Director for the German National Research Center for Computer Science, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Paderborn, and a Research Staff Member at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center. Raúl holds a B.S and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Chile, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Karlsruhe. He has published over 70 technical papers and written and/or edited three books on electronic design automation. Raúl has contributed significantly to building the design community as a whole serving on numerous editorial, advisory and company boards. Raúl was also an Advisory Professor at Fudan University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He was elected a Fellow of the IEEE in 1999 and to the board of directors of EDAC (the EDA Consortium) in 2012.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

LOCATIONS

Bogota

Centro de Convenciones ACIEM
Calle 70 # 9-10
Bogotá D.C.

Lima

Colegio de Ingenieros del Peru
Av. Arequipa, 4947
Miraflores, Lima 18

ORGANIZATION

General Chair:
Victor Grimblatt (Synopsys Chile)

REGISTRATION

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Member of CAS Society