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Protecting Your Safety and
Health at DesignCon


Ensure Your Onsite Safety and Health

Informa Markets is dedicated to creating a safe and welcoming environment for all attendees, exhibitors, speakers, and staff. In partnership with the Sant Clara Convention Center (SCCC), we are establishing safety measures to give you a safe and engaging experience. Check out what standards you can expect when
you arrive.

Enhanced Health & Safety Protocols

Conduct business effectively, safely and with confidence following best practice standards and guidelines.

Health & Safety are a top priority at DesignCon, hosted and managed by Informa Markets—Engineering. Informa has collaborated with association partners, peers, venues, suppliers, contractors and health, government, and local authorities to develop industry-wide All Secure standards that raise the bar on safe, hygienic, productive, and high-quality organized event experiences.

DesignCon continues to prioritize the health and safety of all guests (attendees, exhibitors, speakers, and other pass types) by adhering to local and state government guidance  on large-scale indoor events.

As of February 28, 2023

The California Governor terminated the state’s COVID-19 State of Emergency. The public health order effective March 13, 2023, supersedes all prior health orders. The order provides prevention and mitigation strategies for slowing the spread of COVID-19 in homes, workplaces, and communities.
  •  Masks are optional for visitors to the Santa Clara Convention Center (SCCC) and this event.
  • Proof of vaccination is not required to attend or exhibit at this event.
  • Individual organizations, businesses, and venues may still institute specific mask and/or vaccine/testing mandates; As of January 8, 2024, DesignCon has no additional measures in place.
  • The SCCC is an accredited GBAC STAR™ facility and has implemented the stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention with increased frequency of cleaning and disinfecting.

This page was updated on January 8, 2024.