Exhibitors and Attendees Gear-Up for CMP Media's Embedded Systems Conference San Francisco - 2002

World's Largest Educational and Technical Embedded Design Showcase

Jan 29, 2002

CMP Media LLC is pleased to announce that its Embedded Systems Conference (http://www.esconline.com/), the largest exhibition of embedded technology, will be held in San Francisco on March 12-16. Drawing over 14,000 members of the embedded computing community to the Moscone Convention Center, ESC San Francisco provides a unique opportunity to meet more than 300 embedded systems vendors, see the latest innovations and catch up with the most advanced industry breakthroughs. ESC San Francisco will also feature 205 classes, including 100 new ones, enabling attendees to gain new market perspectives and exposure to the most current embedded techniques.

ESC will feature top tier industry leaders with the following keynote addresses:

  -- Murray Gell-Mann (Nobel Laureate in Physics) -- Simplicity to
  -- Henry Samueli (CTO of Broadcom) -- Rethinking the Design of
     Communications Systems

"As the promise of connected and secure embedded systems begins to be realized, embedded systems developers are facing a new set of design problems," said Lindsey Vereen, conference director. "ESC San Francisco's conference program offers a wide variety of topics designed to address the multitude of real-time and embedded design challenges that engineers and technical managers are encountering."

The ESC exhibit floor is a top destination for embedded engineers and technophiles alike to investigate a wide selection of products and technologies. It also provides an open forum with the engineers responsible for the most advanced embedded systems. To register for the Embedded Systems Conference San Francisco or to receive a conference catalog, log on to www.esconline.com. Conference catalogs can also be obtained by calling 888-239-5563 or via email at esc@cmp.com.

An ESC Exclusive: Innovation Showcase

Participants can also access the ESC Innovation Showcase, a self-guided tour of the latest embedded end products, from cell phones and PDAs, to networked home appliances and entertainment consoles.

Timely Educational Sessions

Classes and tutorials with delve into hot topics, such as Internet Appliance Design, Wireless Architectures, Security, Java, Embedded Internet, DSPs, Open Source, Hardware/Software, Co-Design, System-on-a-Chip and Real-Time Design.

The technical conference focuses on helping designers gain the knowledge and skills necessary to make their embedded designs better, faster and more reliable. Each class and tutorial provides practical answers to the toughest embedded questions, and teaches skills and techniques that can be implemented immediately. From morning Shop Talk discussions to the evening social events, ESC San Francisco is designed to maximize every learning opportunity.

The Embedded Systems Conference is produced by CMP Media LLC and is sponsored by Embedded Systems Programming Magazine and EE Times. Other conferences produced by CMP's Electronics Trade Show Group include the Embedded Systems Conference-Chicago, Embedded Systems Conference-Boston, Embedded Systems Conference-Europe, PCB Design Conferences and the Communications Design Conference.

About CMP Media LLC

CMP Media LLC (http://www.cmp.com/) is a leading high-tech media company providing essential information and marketing services to the entire technology spectrum -- the builders, sellers and users of technology worldwide. Capitalizing on its editorial strength, CMP is uniquely positioned to offer marketers comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet their individual needs. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade shows and conferences, custom publishing, testing and consulting.

CONTACT: Press, Linda Riedman, linda_riedman@kvo.com, or Jeremy Towsey-French, jeremy_french@kvo.com, both of KVO Public Relations, +1-503-221-1551, for CMP Media LLC.



Contact: Press, Linda Riedman, linda_riedman@kvo.com, or
Jeremy Towsey-French, jeremy_french@kvo.com, both of KVO Public Relations,
+1-503-221-1551, for CMP Media LLC

Website: http://www.esconline.com/

Website: http://www.cmp.com/

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