January 26–28, 2021

Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA

New this year, the DesignCon Career Zone is a designated area with targeted sessions to help you advance your career and find new opportunities within the electrical engineering and chip, board, and systems design industries.

Complimentary Professional Headshots

Enhance your online presence with a professional photo. Use it to boost your brand on LinkedIn, Twitter, and your personal website.
4-6 p.m.
Networking Zone, Booth 807

Hear from the Founder & CEO of Nomiku

Lisa Q. Fetterman, an entrepreneur cheered by Kickstarter and Shark Tank, will share her story on starting a company—and doubling its revenue—in the competitive engineering space.

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Develop Your Personal Brand

Learn from experts in the media, events, and PR worlds on how to leverage your influence by getting press coverage, speaking at events, and publishing papers.

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One-on-One Career Consults

Sit down one-on-one with a career and salary expert with Harvard backed negotiations knowledge and 1 million+ verified data points to help you advance your career.
Outside Room M2, 12-4 p.m.

Jumpstart Your Career

Identify your next career move with advice from a panel of experienced engineers who mentor junior engineers, successful entrepreneurs, and HR professionals.

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Women & Minorities in STEM

Why are there so few in STEM roles? This panel of career experts will explore the challenges and opportunities for women and minorities in these fields.

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