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November 8-9, 2017Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis, MN
Welcome to the Embedded Systems Conference

The Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) is back in Minnesota and it’s bigger than ever. Over two days, receive in-depth education geared to drive a year’s worth of work. Uncover software design innovation, hardware breakthroughs, fresh IoT trends, product demos, and more that will change how you spend time and money on your next project.

NEW FOR 2016 - Keynotes open to everyone!

Who will inspire you more, the Navy SEAL combat paramedic, the IoT evangelist, the science author, or the video game artist?

Hear directly from the game-changers shaping the future

Join expert speakers as they provide inspiration, insight, and a critical look forward. With speakers from leading companies such as…

  • AVnu Alliance
  • Datalight
  • DfR Solutions
  • Green Hills Software
  • Intel Corporation
  • Intuitive Research & Tech.
  • MathWorks
  • Mender
  • Micrium
  • NimbeLink
  • NXP
  • Synapse

Gain in-depth understanding of critical topics

Unlock an expert-led, 2-day conference program designed to prepare companies and careers for critical shifts and new trends.

  • Debugging and testing
  • Device drivers
  • Embedded mobile
  • Firmware architecture
  • Low power design
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Sensor hubs
  • Source control management
  • Systems architecture
  • User interface
  • Wireless networking

Build vital business relationships, face-to-face

  • Make handshakes instead of phone calls—source the latest products and services directly on the newly-expanded expo floor
  • Enjoy FREE bonus event features, such as scheduled networking meet-ups, a 3D printer giveaway every hour, and the ESC Engineering Theater hosting a free beer happy hour
  • See the big picture—this year, ESC is part of the region’s most comprehensive advanced manufacturing event, meaning you can move from a focused embedded systems discovery to the complete, end-to-end manufacturing lifecycle

“I spent my own—not my company's—money on my conference pass, and ESC did not disappoint.”
-Steve Gigl, Sr. Electrical Design Engineer, Nextern

“Great environment to network and find out what's going on in the industry.”
-Kevin Um, Software Engineer, General Dynamics

“Incredible venue. The show floor was very impressive. Greatly enjoyed the Happy Hour events.” 
-Erik Morness, Electrical Engineer, Benchmark Electronics

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