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

2017 Passes and Pricing

Registration Opens August 2016

Here’s your chance to get an alert sent to you when registration goes live!

Bring Your Colleagues & Save on Groups of 2+

Save up to 30% off the current price when you register a group of colleagues from the same company. Learn How »

Students/Edu/Gov't Discounts

Students, Teachers and Government officials may be eligible for discounts. Get the details »

2017 Pass Prices

 Alumni All
Access Pass
All Access
2-Day PassBootcamp
OR Power
Expo Pass
Super Early Bird Ends Oct 14, 2016Invite Only$599$449
Early Bird Ends Dec 2, 2016Invite Only$699$549
Advanced Ends Jan 20, 2016Invite Only$849$699
Regular/OnsiteInvite Only$1,049$849
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Other Ways to Register


Contact DesignCon Registration at:
(415) 947-6135 or (888) 234-9476
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm PST


Onsite registration and check-in hours:
Monday, January 18
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday, January 19
7:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday, January 20
7:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, January 21
7:00am - 6:00pm

Additional Registration


For student rates, please contact


For government employee rates, please contact


Click here to download the group registration form and for more details on our generous group discounts.


For press inquiries or media registration, please visit our Media Center – Coming Soon!


If you are an exhibitor and you need to register your booth staff, please visit our Exhibitor Center – Coming Soon!

Registration Policies

Please refer to the following commonly asked questions for further information:

If you need to cancel your conference registration, you may do so for a partial refund, minus a $150.00 cancellation fee, until Friday, December 5, 2015. Attendees who register prior to the deadline date, who do not cancel in writing by the deadline date, are liable for the pass cost and will be charged for the full registration fee. Sorry, no refunds are available for no-shows. If you are unable to attend the event, we recommend that you send a substitution in your place. Changes to registrations must be presented in written form - download the Registration Change Form. Please mail your request to:

UBM Events Registration Department
303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower
San Francisco, CA 94107

Or you may email your requests to designconregistration@ubm.com.

Written requests for a downgraded pass must be received no later than Friday, December 4, 2015 for a full refund on the difference of registration fees between the value of the original and downgraded pass. Sorry, requests received after Friday, December 4, 2015 cannot be accommodated. Upgrade pass requests must be submitted in writing along with payment information for the difference in value.

Due to safety concerns, no one under the age of 18 (including infants in strollers) will be permitted on the premise at any time during DesignCon.

UBM LLC, producers of DesignCon, reserves the right to make changes in the programs and speakers, or to cancel sessions if enrollment criteria are not met, or when conditions beyond its control prevail. All sessions, excluding Tutorials are filled on a first-come, first-seated basis. Arrive early to ensure a seat! Recording devices and cameras, still or video, are prohibited.

If you’re moving, or if your email is addressed incorrectly, please fax your corrections to: (415) 947-6011, Attn: DesignCon List Correction to make corrections on your mailing address or email address with your corrections. You may also mail any corrections to us at:

DesignCon – List Correction

UBM Events Registration Department
303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower
San Francisco, CA 94107

If you require special accommodations as outlined under ADA, please contact Sara McGinness at Sara.McGinness@ubm.com by December 18th, 2015.

For registration related inquiries only, please contact our Registration Department at: (415) 947-6135 or toll free (888) 234-9476, Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm PT. We will make every attempt to answer your questions or forward your request to the appropriate group. All requests for changes to a registration must be faxed in to: (415) 947-6011, or you may mail your request to:

UBM Events Registration Department
DesignCon 2015
303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower
San Francisco, CA 94107