ESC, EE Times Group's Leading Embedded Industry Event, Returns to Chicago

Announces Co-Location with Sensors Expo and Conference

Dec 18, 2009

EE Times Group, a division of United Business Media [LON: UBM], announced today the return of its Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) to Chicago in 2010. ESC ( will take place June 8-9, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL in conjunction with the Sensors Expo and Conference.

"In the past our Chicago event was always well attended by engineers from the industrial and automotive markets. We were looking for an opportunity to re-launch when the Sensors Expo co-location opportunity came along. Sensors and Embedded systems are a perfect complement for each other as design engineers develop many more sensor rich systems that need real time processing and control. We are excited about this new relationship with Sensors Expo and are looking forward to a successful event in Rosemont Illinois on June 8 and 9, 2010," states David Blaza, EE Times Group, Vice President of Events.

Known throughout the global electronics industry as the premier embedded event for executives, engineers and journalists, the ESC Chicago event highlights include:

  --  Ten conference tracks including:
      --  Build Your Own Embedded Systems
      --  Designing for Embedded Linux (and Android)
      --  Medical
      --  Networking and Connectivity
      --  Open Source Software
      --  Project Management
      --  Real-Time System Development
      --  Robotics, Motor Control, and More Industrial Change Makers
      --  Safety and Security
      --  Software Debugging Techniques
  --  ESC Expo featuring technology innovations from more than 50 companies.
  --  Real-time teardowns fully dismantle complex electronic products
      providing valuable insight into design strategies and trade-offs,
      design challenges, component selection and embedded technology
  --  Co-location with the Sensors Expo and Conference
  --  Hands on training in the Build Your Own Embedded System Track

ESC and Sensors Expo & Conference attendees will have access to each other's keynotes and show floors. In addition, ESC attendees will be able to access the Sensors Conference program with a special add-on pass. More information will be available soon. Registration for ESC Chicago will open January 18, 2010.

About ESC Chicago (

Held in key strategic technology development locations worldwide, the Embedded Systems Conference is the global electronics industry's leading embedded event that showcases top worldwide companies, cutting-edge technologies and tools that cover a wide spectrum of embedded systems design. ESC Chicago provides attendees with cutting edge product demonstrations, visionary speeches and hundreds of essential technical training classes and accreditation opportunities. It is the ideal forum for the embedded systems community to exchange ideas, foster innovation and unveil new products.

About EE Times Group (

EE Times Group, a division of United Business Media [LON:UBM], is the global leader in media and marketing services for the electronics industry. We deliver results for the key influencers and decision makers involved in the design, development and commercialization of technology through our market leading brands. More than 1.1 million engineering professionals engage with the EE Times Network - EE Times, TechOnline, DesignLines, and - across the globe. The technology community comes to our market leading events to share, learn, discuss, and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry. As well, EE Times Group provides end-to-end services ranging from next-generation marketing, integrated media and research.

  For more information on ESC Chicago 2010 contact:
  Felicia Hamerman, Group Marketing Director, EE Times Group
  T: 516.562.5652; E:

  Amy Giannini, Marketing Manager, EE Times Group
  T: 415.947.6626; E:

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  --  ESC Chicago
  --  EE Times Group

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SOURCE: EE Times Group

CONTACT: Felicia Hamerman, Group Marketing Director, +1-516-562-5652,, or Amy Giannini, Marketing Manager, +1-415-947-6626,, both of EE Times Group

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