CMP Media's Embedded Systems Conference San Francisco Features Industry Visionaries
Future of Embedded Systems Among Major Discussion Topics of Robust Technical Program and Exhibition
Mar 26, 2003
CMP Media LLC (NASDAQ: UNEWY) today announced it will present an industry visionary panel at its 15th annual Embedded Systems Conference (ESC), to be held April 22-26 -- at the Moscone Convention Center. The panelists, including industry pioneer and editor Nick Tredennick and executives from Analog Devices and Texas Instruments, will provide a strategic view into the future of the embedded systems industry. Moderated by Richard Wallace, vice president and editorial director for CMP Electronics Group, this panel will track the market's development by plotting the business and technology drivers that are fueling it.
With more than 11,000 expected attendees, ESC San Francisco provides an opportunity for design engineers, technical managers and developers to learn the newest techniques to help address current programming and real-time design challenges. Attendees will also have the opportunity to test the latest embedded hardware and software technology products from more than 270 leading companies, including Analog Devices, ARM, IBM, Microsoft, Motorola, QNX, Texas Instruments, Mentor Graphics, and Wind River.
"This business panel rounds out a comprehensive program that features a forward-looking keynote presentation, a pragmatic, tutorial-based technical conference, and a showcase of innovative products," said Lindsey Vereen, conference director. "We expect panel attendees to take away insights that they can apply to their current challenges and that will help guide them toward successful business decisions during these demanding economic times."
Visionary Series, Thursday, April 24, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Gateway Ballroom 103 Moderator: Richard Wallace, VP Editorial Director, CMP Electronics Group Panelists: Gerald McGuire, General Manager, Media Platform Group, Analog Devices Doug Rasor, Vice President Strategic Marketing, Texas Instruments Nick Tredennick, Author, Dynamic Silicon Newsletter Other ESC Highlights -- Keynote Address, Wednesday, April 23, 10:15 - 11:45 a.m. Gateway Ballroom 103 Keynoter -- Sir Robin Saxby, founder, president, and executive chairman of ARM, will deliver the keynote address, "Turning Good Design into Good Science: The Future Convergence of Embedded Technology and Biotechnology." -- Wednesday, April 23, 6:00 p.m. Exhibit Show Floor Best of Show Award -- a panel of industry experts will judge and select the best-embedded technology for an end-user application displayed by an exhibitor. Early entries include the first human size robot, a micro-robot used in military and special operations, a glove-like peripheral for the gaming industry, and an automobile showcasing the future of vehicle-to-home connectivity. SoC Spotlight
In response to the increasing complexity of SoC designs, ESC San Francisco will offer The SoC Spotlight, which provides hardware and software engineers an integrated offering of system-on-chip design classes, exhibits, and a special networking reception for the design community. For more information, visit www.embedded.com/esc.
Consumer Electronics Spotlight
The emergence of powerful microprocessors, high-bandwidth Internet connections, and a growing variety of content has created exciting opportunities for consumer audio and video products which will be featured at a consumer electronics class track and panel discussion. For more information, visit www.embedded.com/esc.
Embedded Certificate Program
New to ESC San Francisco 2003, attendees will be able to receive a formal certificate of completion by attending in-depth, full-day tutorials taught by industry experts on topics such as TCP/IP Networking, real-time kernels, and embedded Linux. To view a list of tutorials in the certificate program, please visit www.embedded.com/esc and see the current highlights in the right- hand column.
CMP Media is offering conference packages starting as low as $745. To register or to receive a conference catalog, please visit www.embedded.com/esc.
About CMP Media LLC
CMP Media LLC (www.cmp.com) is a leading integrated 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 comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet the individual needs of marketing professionals. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade shows and conferences, and custom publishing.
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