Synopsys Armenia CJSC
Internet address: http://www.synopsys.com
Synopsys, Inc., a world leader in Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software for semiconductor design, established its presence in Armenia in 2004, after Armenia declared information technology (IT) as a priority business for the country. Since then, Synopsys Armenia closed joint stock company (CJSC) has become an important Synopsys site, providing R&D and product support in EDA, design for manufacturing (DFM) and the development of semiconductor intellectual property (IP). The company employs several hundred qualified Armenian engineers and is serving as the industry's flagship and one of the largest IT employers in Armenia.
Synopsys has established close links with many educational partners, including a unique cooperation model with State Engineering University of Armenia.
Synopsys Armenia has implemented successfully several projects in the areas of educational reforms and curricular renovation.
Role of the organisation in the project:
In WP1 P22 will take part in e-surveys, and drafting training requirements. In WP4 it will participate in training holding by P1, provide employees for pilot training and workshop for future trainers executed by P20, build mutually beneficial and sustainable partnership and internship program with P20. In WP5 it will evaluate trainings and learning modules, observe the modules design and implementation, and suggest details about contents/methodology. The employees will participate in Certification program. In WP6 it will participate in dissemination activities by using own already established information facilities, and planning of activities after project lifetime. In WP7 P22 will provide reports, communicate with the coordinator (P1), participate in iCo-op conference/meeting(Spain) and via video/phone in other meetings.
Prof.Dr. Vazgen Melikyan