New on EDA Blog – 2007.03.16

WiMAX Strategy
According to In-Stat, carriers need to put together their strategies concerning WiMAX now, even though the impact of WiMAX on the cellular industry is not currently known. For existing cellular carriers, WiMAX may potentially become a big competitor, a great ally, or a minor factor. A strategy for WiMAX is the biggest decision cellular carriers have had to make since planning for 3G deployment.

ICCAD Call for Papers
The new ICCAD Executive Committee is issuing a Call For Papers (CFP) for ICCAD 2007. Submissions are encouraged in high-growth, high-challenge areas of electronic design. Selected submissions will be a fundamental piece of ICCAD 2007′s Program. In this program, Nanotechnology will remain a key growth area for the ICCAD, as it has been taking an industry-leading role. In addition, the Designers’ Perspective initiative remains a major thrust that will repeat and grow in 2007. The Program will also contain tutorials and number of panel discussions.

Inflexion Platform UI Webinar
Mentor Graphics offered webinar describing a new approach to user interface creation for consumer electronic devices. The live webinar took place 10:00 am (CST) on Thursday, March 15, 2007.

Testing and Certification of Wireless Device Seminars
NTS and American TCB will be jointly presenting seminars on Testing and Certification of Wireless Device at locations across North America throughout 2007.