This EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the “Agreement”) is made and entered into as of the day of
(the “Effective Date”), by and between Accelrys, Inc. , a Delaware corporation (hereinafter, the
“Company”), and , an individual (hereinafter, “Executive”).
WHEREAS, Executive has been employed by Company as . The Company and Executive
desire to continue the employment relationship on the terms set forth herein.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of their mutual promises and intending to be legally bound, the parties
agree as follows:
1. EMPLOYMENT .
(a) Title and Location . The Company shall continue to employ Executive as its
upon the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement, and Executive hereby accepts such
employment. Executive will be based in San Diego, California.
(b) Duties and Responsibilities . Executive’s duties, powers and responsibilities in such capacity
shall be those which are customary for such position, as may be determined from time to time and assigned by
Executive’s supervisor. Executive agrees to perform and discharge such duties well and faithfully and to be
subject to the supervision and direction of Executive’s supervisor.
(c) No Conflicts . Executive’s position under this Agreement is a full-time position. Executive
agrees to devote Executive’s full business time, effort, attention and energies to this position. Executive will not
render any professional services or engage in any activity that might be competitive with, adverse to the best
interest of, or create the appearance of a conflict of interest with, the Company. Executive agrees to abide by the
policies, rules and regulations of the Company as they may be amended from time to time.
(d) No Other Agreement . Executive represents and warrants the Executive is not bound by any
employment, consulting, noncompetition, confidentiality,