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Mike Thompson
Director of Verification Engineering at OpenHW Group


Michael Thompson a senior IC Functional Verification engineering manager with more than 20 years’ experience. He has led both large and small teams in all aspects of the discipline with extensive experience in simulation, emulation, prototyping and formal verification. He has both hands-on and management level experience with multiple SV/UVM projects and has developed teams driving SV/UVM for constrained-random, coverage driven verification efforts. Michael has been involved in a dozen successful tapeouts including five 100Mgate-scale devices based on proprietary RISC processors which were verified using a novel random instruction generator and coverage model implemented in SV/VMM.

Agenda Sessions

  • The RISC-V Open ISA’s shock Wave of Processor Innovation that's Causing a Seismic Shift in SoC Verification Requirements