Harry Foster, Chief Scientist – Mentor Graphics

Title : “Wilson Research Group 2012 Functional Verification Study”

Abstract : Harry Foster will be in Bristol and highlight the key findings from the 2012 Wilson Research Group Functional Verification Study. Every two years, Mentor Graphics commissions Wilson Research Group to conduct a broad, vendor-independent study of design verification practices around the world.  Harry will provides his unique interpretation and analysis behind today’s emerging verification trends to provide a fascinating insight into the state of pour industry.

Biography : Harry Foster is Chief Scientist for Mentor Graphics’ Design Verification Technology Division. He holds multiple patents in verification and has co-authored six books on verification–including the 2008 Springer book Creating Assertion-Based IP.  Harry was the 2006 recipient of the Accellera Technical Excellence Award for his contributions to developing industry standards, and was the original creator of the Accellera Open Verification Library (OVL) standard.

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