• Conference
    Jan 29–31, 2019
  • Expo
    Jan 30–31, 2019
  • Santa Clara Convention
    | Santa Clara, CA
  • Save the Date | January 29-31, 2019

Don’t Miss the Nation’s Biggest Event for Chip, Board & Systems Design Engineers

DesignCon is back in Silicon Valley for its 23rd year! Created by engineers for engineers, DesignCon brings together 5,000 professionals from the high-speed communications and semiconductor communities for three jam-packed days of education and activities. Through an in-depth conference program — curated by a 90-person Technical Program Committee — and expo showcase, this event offers state-of-the-art design methodologies, applications, technologies, and unparalleled networking opportunities.


Access more than 100 sessions across 14 tracks covering:

  • Signal and power integrity
  • System co-design: modeling and simulation
  • Applying test and measurement methodology
  • And more!


Attend DesignCon's FREE two-day expo featuring:

  • Three captivating keynotes
  • Free education at Chiphead Theater
  • Engaging networking activities and happy hours
  • 175+ all-star exhibitors

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Receive IEEE Certification by Attending the Conference

Test Drive the IEEE P370 Draft De-Embed Standard

The IEEE P370 Standards Group and Samtec are hosting DesignCon’s inaugural Plugfest! This highly-interactive, educational, and collaborative activity will bring you best practices in VNA measurement, de-embedding software, and fixture design. Plus, it’s free! Learn more »

Training Boot Camps

Due to popular demand, we've added a third boot camp this year! Get up to speed fast with expert-led training offering a deep dive into core DesignCon themes. Topics for 2018 are Signal Integrity, Differential Signaling, and Test & Measurement Techniques. There will be a midday break for lunch and the keynote.

Unlock Everything With an All-Access Pass

Get it all — conference, boot camps, and the expo — when you register for an all-access pass. Perfect for the serious design engineers who can't afford to miss a thing.

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