Welcome to 58th DAC's Virtual Program

The 58th Design Automation Conference (DAC) brought together the most forward-thinking leaders in design automation, representing both industry and academia, to drive innovation and research in the field of design and automation of electronic systems. This year, we're delivering even more to attendees with a more robust hybrid event.

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Members are from a diverse worldwide community of more than 1,000 organizations that attend each year, represented by system designers and architects, logic and circuit designers, validation engineers, CAD managers, senior managers and executives, and researchers and academicians from leading universities.

Close to 300 technical presentations and sessions are selected by a committee of electronic design experts offer information on recent developments and trends, management practices and new products, methodologies and technologies.

A highlight of DAC is its exhibition and suite area with approximately 200 of the leading and emerging companies in:

  • Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning (AI/ ML)
  • Automotive
  • Design Services
  • Design on Cloud
  • Electronic Design Automation (EDA)
  • Embedded Systems and Software (ESS)
  • ntellectual Property (IP)
  • Security/Privacy

The conference is sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and is supported by ACM's Special Interest Group on Design Automation (SIGDA).

The Design Automation Conference (DAC)

The Design Automation Conference (DAC) is the premier event devoted to the design and design automation of electronic systems and circuits. DAC focuses on the latest methodologies and technology advancements in electronic design.The 58th DAC will bring together researchers, designers, practitioners, tool developers, students and vendors.

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DAC 58

December 5-9, 2021
San Francisco


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DAC is the premier conference devoted to the design and automation of electronic systems (EDA), embedded systems and software (ESS), and intellectual property (IP)


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