2011 ASIA Power Architecture Conference

In response to the explosive demand for Power Architecture® technology throughout Asia, Power.org has hosted the ASIA Power Architecture® Conference, a one day executive conference, held in Shenzhen, China, 1 September 2011. Great number of attendees Joined us to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Power Architecture technology and learn about the future vision and application of the technology in a variety of interconnected, interactive and intelligent systems.

The conference provided the attendees with opportunities to:

  • Learn about the latest advancement of Power Architecture technology:  Synergy between computing and embedded applications and long-term roadmaps of innovation in a variety of applications, including automotive, networking and high-performance computing
  • Hear from industry experts: Presentations from industry executives, a China government official and Power.org member companies, including an exciting presentation from a member of IBM’s Watson project, the natural language supercomputer. Presenters include executives from Freescale, Chinachip, C*Core, LSI, Synopsys & VeriSilicon
  • Exchange ideas: With other attendees, presenters, media, analysts and executives from member companies and in the “ThinkPower for the Future” executive round table
  • Imagine the smarter future: Inspiration to turn your ideas into tomorrow’s reality – built on Power Architecture technology

The 2011 ASIA Power Architecture Conference  was attended by C-Level, 3rd party tool developers, and academia.

Conference Information and Sponsors:

Date:               1 September 2011

Time:               9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location:         Sheraton Shenzhen Futian Hotel

Agenda and Slides

For the Chinese version, please check the Chinese website http://www.cn.power.org/events/ASIA-PAC-2011/

 9:30 –  9:35 Welcome and Introduction Mr. Fawzi BehmannDr. Eric Tsou
 9:35 – 9:50 Keynote: Government Official Dr. Sun
 9:50 – 10:00 Opening Remarks Dr. Kai Wang
10:00 – 10:15 C*Core Presentation Mr. Jiang Zheng
10:15 – 10:45 Watson Presentation Dr. Yuan Ni
11:00 – 11:15 Power.org Presentation Mr. Fawzi Behmann
11:15 – 11:45 IBM Presentation Mr. Elmer Corbin
11:45 – 12:15  Chinachip Presentation Mr. Walter Li
13:30 – 14:30 Executive Round Table Discussion “ThinkPower for the Future” ( 7 executives + 2 Moderators)
14:45 – 15:15 Freescale Presentation Mr. Xinxin Yang
15:15 – 15:45 VeriSilicon Presentation Mr. Rui Wang
16:00 – 16:30 LSI Presentation Mr. Cooky Shi
16:30 – 17:00 Synopsys Presentatinon Dr. VazgenMelikyan


ASIA Power Architecture Conference featured a rich set of nearly 20 demonstrations that covered lower power SoC, high performance AP WLAN, multicore packet accelerator, EDA tools, debugging, tracing and operating system support, licensing, and advanced engineering educational programs. The conference also featured a special demonstration of “Watson” based on Power Architecture which represents a breakthrough and leadership in artificial intelligence, natural language processing and computation & analytic capability.