• Conference
    Jan 31-Feb 2, 2017
  • Expo
    Feb 1-2, 2017
  • Santa Clara, CA
    Santa Clara Convention Center

PR Opportunities

PR STRATEGY & COUNSEL

The DesignCon PR team is available to assist exhibitors and sponsors with any questions or issues you may have regarding your PR strategy before or during the event. Contact DesignConPR@ubm.com for information.

ACCESS TO MEDIA LIST

Beginning Friday, December 16, the media list will be available for download in the Exhibitor Portal. This list will give you the opportunity to coordinate on-site interviews and meetings with pre-registered press, analysts and bloggers prior to the event. Once available, the media list will be updated each Friday until the event.

*PR agencies will need to obtain login information to the Exhibitor Services portal from their client for access to the media list.*

INCLUSION IN OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE


If your company is planning on making an announcement leading up to or at DesignCon, we can help you increase the exposure. The Exhibitor Announcements press release is issued one week prior to the event on Monday, January 23, and showcases announcements about new products and services. See last year's press release as an example. If you are interested in participating in this opportunity, please visit the exhibitor portal where submission instructions are posted.

Please note: Submissions cannot exceed 50 words. No marketing copy will be considered. Deadline for participation is Friday, January 13.

PRESS RELEASE GUIDELINES

DesignCon owns its brands and content and must approve any third party use of its brands and content. If you plan to write a press release about your exhibitor announcement, sponsorship, or other activities around the event, please follow these guidelines:

  • The date and location of the event should be included in the first paragraph DesignCon is happening January 31 – February 2, 2017 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
  • Event boilerplate should be included in the press release (see boilerplate below).

DESIGNCON BOILERPLATE

About DesignCon
DesignCon is the world's premier conference for chip, board, and systems design engineers in the high-speed communications and semiconductor communities. DesignCon, created by engineers for engineers, takes place annually in Silicon Valley and remains the largest gathering of chip, board, and systems designers in the country. This three-day technical conference and expo combines technical paper sessions, tutorials, industry panels, product demos and exhibits from the industry's leading experts and solutions providers. More information is available at: designcon.com. DesignCon is organized by UBM Americas, a part of UBM plc (UBM.L), an Events First marketing and communications services business. For more information, visit ubmamericas.com.

YOUR DESIGNCON PR TEAM


To contact the team please email: DesignConPR@ubm.com

Kimberly Samra
Associate PR Manager
kimberly.samra@ubm.com
415-947-6362