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DesignCon Is for Chip, Board, and Systems Design Engineers

DesignCon brings together 5,000 professionals from the high-speed communications and semiconductor industries for three days in Silicon Valley.

Discover the latest technologies and insights via DesignCon's technical 15-track conference program and an expo offering first-looks in electrical components, signal integrity, test and measurement, and more.


Access more than 100 sessions across 15 tracks covering:

  • Signal and power integrity
  • System co-design: modeling and simulation
  • Applying test and measurement methodology
  • Machine learning, and more


Attend DesignCon's free two-day expo featuring:

  • 3 captivating keynotes
  • Free education at Chiphead Theater
  • Engaging networking activities
  • 175+ all-star exhibitors

Unlock Everything With All-Access

Get everything — the 15-track conference, full-day boot camps, in-depth tutorials, access to the expo, and more — when you register for an all-access pass. Perfect for the serious design engineers who can’t afford to miss a thing.

Dive Deep at The Training Boot Camps

Back by popular demand, our boot camps will help you get up to speed fast with expert-led training offering a deep dive into core DesignCon themes.

  • Power Integrity Hands-On Simulation & Measurement
  • The Art of Signal Integrity Analysis
  • Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence for Hardware & Electronics Design

Get IEEE Certified While You Learn

Whether you're looking to maintain your license or enhance your resume, acquire IEEE professional development hours (PDHs) and continuing education units (CEUs) throughout the 15-track program.

DesignCon's "Engineer of the Year" Award is given out each year during the DesignCon event. The award seeks to recognize the best of the best in engineering and new product advancements at the chip, board, or system level. Voting for the DesignCon 2019 Engineer of the Year is now open until Friday, December 28, 2018

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Exhibit at DesignCon

The chip, board, and systems design community rely on DesignCon for the latest technologies and developments in the industry. It's the largest meeting of board designers and the only event to address design engineers' chip, system, or package challenges.

Purchase Proceedings

Every year, the top signal integrity, power integrity, and high-speed design experts present their insights and results at DesignCon.

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Venue Information

Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy
Santa Clara, CA 95054

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Event Hours
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Registration Opens: 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Expo Opens: N/A
Conference Opens: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Registration Opens: 7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Expo Opens: 12:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Conference Opens: 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Registration Opens: 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Expo Opens: 12:30 p.m. –6:00 p.m.
Conference Opens: 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.