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Registration

Tuesday, January 27
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday, January 28
7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 29
7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday, January 30
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Attendee, Speaker, Media and Exhibitor registration is located in Great America Ballroom J/K. Please present a photo ID and business card when picking up your badge.


Full Event Schedule

DesignCon's Expo is bigger than ever in 2015 and provides the best selection of top tier vendors in the high speed design, signal integrity and test and measurement fields.

Check out the full schedule of all programs and events accessible with a Full Event Pass


Free Programs

  • Test and compare emerging tools and technologies from top tier vendors
  • Discover new vendors and practical insights; solutions to your design issues
  • Get free education; training in the Chiphead Theater and Vendor Sessions
  • Keynotes from industry luminaries, speed-trainings, Happy Hour Parties, Awards programs, panel discussions and more!
  • Our sponsored DesignTOUR prizes and giveaways.

DesignTour Drawings
Chiphead Theater
January 28 & 29, 2015
4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Register now for your FREE Expo Pass!


Event Highlights

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Welcome Reception

Dive into the DesignCon festivities at the brand new Levi’s Stadium Tuesday, January 27th from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM! The Welcome Reception gives you the opportunity to network and connect with members of the DC Community. Open to paid attendees, speakers, media partners, TPC, and exhibitors.

**Badges will be required for entry.

Sponsored by:


Conference Hours
Tuesday, January 27
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, January 28
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, January 29
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday, January 30
9:00 AM – 11:20 AM
Expo Hours
Wednesday, January 28
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 29
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Chiphead Clubhouse

Located in the lobby of the Santa Clara Convention Center during the following times:

Tuesday, January 27 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, January 28 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, January 29 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday, January 30 9:00 AM – 11:20 AM

Concessions

Concessions are available in several locations throughout the Santa Clara Convention Center, including:

Main Lobby (Peet’s Coffee Cart)

Tuesday 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Wednesday & Thursday 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Inside the Expo Hall

Wednesday & Thursday 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hall of History

DesignCon is celebrating 20 years and we wanted to share all the rich history that happened throughout these years. See and experience 20 years of history as you walk through the halls of DesignCon, located near Registration

Keynotes

Thomas H. Lee Ph.D
Professor of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
Tuesday, January 27 | 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM


Karen Bartleson
Senior Director of Corporate Programs and Initiatives, Synopsys
Wednesday, January 28 | 12:15 PM – 12:45 PM


Alex Lidow Ph.D
CEO, Co-Founder, Efficient Power Conversion Corporation
Thursday, January 29 | 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM


Awards

The awards program that you don't want to miss is at DesignCon The awards program will take place

2014 Best Paper Ceremony,
Mission City Ballroom
Wednesday January 28, 2015
12:00 PM – 12:15 PM

Best in Design & Test Awards
Chiphead Theater
Wednesday January 28, 2015
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM

DesignCon Engineer of the Year
Chiphead Theater
Wednesday January 28, 2015
5:30 PM – 5:45 PM

Networking & Receptions

Relax and network with peers at the Attendee Parties and Special Receptions.

Welcome Reception
Sponsored by Keysight Technologies
Levi Stadium
Tuesday January 27, 2015
6:30 PM- 9:00 PM
Open to paid attendees.

First Timer’s Breakfast
Tuesday January 27, 2015
7:45 AM-8:45 AM
First time Paid Attendees Only

Expo Happy Hour
Sponsored by Teledyne LeCroy
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
5:00 PM-6:00 PM


Expo Happy Hour
Sponsored by TE Connectivity
Thursday, January 29, 2015
5:00 PM-6:00 PM

After-Hours Hang-Out
Sponsored by Keysight
Continue networking after hours at the Evolution Bar in the Hyatt Regency.
Open until Midnight.


News and More

Exhibitor Announcements

See the latest product news from exhibitors at the event.

http://www.designcon.com/santaclara/2015/exhibitor-list/

Media Coverage & News

Read the most recent press releases and news articles about DesignCon at http://www.edn.com/designcon/
http://topics.vpoinc.com/events/DesignCon15.html

Stay Connected

Use the multiple social channels available to stay connected and engage with other members of the community

LinkedIn

LinkedIn

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