To support, promote and advance system-level design, modeling and verification standards for use by the worldwide electronics industry, Accellera hosts and supports numerous events throughout the year.

DACDesign Automation Conference

June 18-22, 2017
Austin Convention Center
Austin, Texas

Accellera events:

  • Accellera Breakfast & Portable Stimulus Standard Town Hall
    Tuesday, June 20th
    7:30am - 9:00am
  • A DAC Tutorial: “An Introduction to the Accellera Portable Stimulus Standard”
    Monday, June 19th
    1:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Multi-Language Verification Working Group Birds-of-a-Feather
    Tuesday, June 20th
    3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Unified Coverage Interoperability Standard (UCIS) Birds-of-a-Feather
    Tuesday, June 20th
    1:00pm - 2:00pm

Find out more and register for events >

DVCon India 2017DVCon India

September 14-15, 2017
The Leela Palace
Bangalore, India

DVCon Europe 2017DVCon Europe

October 16-17, 2017
Holiday Inn Munich City Centre
Munich, Germany

SystemC Evolution Day 2017SystemC Evolution Day 2017

Workshop on the evolution of SystemC standards

October 18, 2017
Munich, Germany


SystemC Evolution Day is a full-day technical workshop on the evolution of SystemC standards to advance the SystemC ecosystem. This is the second event after a successful first edition in May 2016. In several in-depth sessions, current and future standardization topics around SystemC will be discussed in order to accelerate their progress for Accellera and IEEE standard’s inclusion.

SystemC Evolution Day is intended as a lean, user-centric, hands-on forum bringing together the experts from the SystemC user community and the Accellera Working Groups to advance SystemC standards in a full-day workshop.

Location Technical University of Munich, City Campus
Arcisstraße 21, 80333 Munich, Germany
Date/Time Wednesday, October 18, 2017 (day after DVCon Europe 2017)
10:00am - 6:00pm
Registration Required, but free of charge. Register here >
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Organization Team Philipp A Hartmann, Intel; Oliver Bell, Intel; Martin Barnasconi, NXP; Matthias Bauer, Infineon; Thomas Kruse, Infineon

Call for Contributions

In the morning, a series of lightning talks are planned, covering concrete, but smaller standardization proposals as well as introducing new standardization needs around SystemC. For each of these short presentations, time for an interactive discussion will be included to gather feedback and support and for identifying the next steps towards standardization.

In the afternoon, in-depth topic sessions are planned again, enabling a 90-minute detailed and interactive technical discussion on the most significant ongoing and future topics around SystemC standardization.

If you are interested in championing a topic for an afternoon session or presenting your favorite extension to the SystemC community as part of a lightning talk, please send a title and abstract with up-to 100-words (lightning talks) or 400 words (topic session) by end of June to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You will receive a notification of acceptance by September at the latest.

Important dates:
June 30, 2017
– Proposal abstract submission deadline
September 1, 2017 – Notification of acceptance
September 15, 2017 – Announcement of the program

2017 Global Sponsors

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Become a sponsor. Sponsorship of events provides many benefits including awareness and targeted lead generation. Interested in becoming a Global Sponsor for 2017? View our Sponsorship Package. If you would like information on sponsoring an event or becoming a global sponsor, please contact us.

Presentations from Past Events

Presentations from many past events are available for download.