WILSONVILLE, OR – Mentor Graphics issued a call for entries for its 26th annual Technology Leadership Awards (TLA) competition.
Entrants can submit design accomplishments in any of seven categories: computers, blade and servers, memory systems; consumer electronics and handheld; industrial control, instrumentation, security and medical; military and aerospace; semiconductor packaging; telecom, network controllers, line cards, or transportation and automotive.
Contest judges include Michael R. Creeden, San Diego PCB CEO and founder; Gary Ferrari, FTG Circuits technical support director; Rick Hartley, RHartley Enterprises principal engineer; Steve Herbstman, founder and lead designer, SHLC; Happy Holden, Gentex (retired); Andy Kowalewski, Metamelko senior interconnect designer; Pete Waddell, president of UP Media Group and publisher of PRINTED CIRCUIT DESIGN & FAB/CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY magazine; and Susy Webb, Fairfield Nodal senior PCB designer.
Winners will be named for each category, plus a Best Overall Design recipient.
Submit entries from Sept. 14 to Oct. 30. Apply online at www.mentor.com/go/tla.