The Future of Mobile Devices and Security Showcased at ARM® TechCon™, Santa Clara Convention Center, Oct. 30 - Nov. 1, 2012

Annual Event Hosts Thousands of ARM Partners from the World's Leading Companies

Oct 29, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Electronics, the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today unveiled the final schedule for this week's ARM TechCon  (Oct. 30 – Nov. 1, 2012, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Calif.) .

ARM TechCon includes more than 150 educational sessions, a "who's who" line up of world renowned expert speakers, and two different technology expositions, Chip Design and Software & Systems Design.  The exhibits will feature solutions from ARM and partner companies.  View all exhibitors.

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Registered media and analysts are invited to attend the following special events:

Tuesday, Oct. 30

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. – Keynote: Simon Segars, EVP and General Manager Processor and Physical IP Divisions, ARM
Topic: Technologies Shaping our Future

10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. – Keynote: Jack Sun, VP, Research & Development and Chief Technology Officer, TSMC
Topic: An Ecosystem of Innovation

10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m. – Post-keynote Partner Q&A for media and analysts in the Press Conference Room (room #208) on the second floor of the Santa Clara Convention Center

Day 1 of the FREE ARM Accredited Engineer Program

5 p.m. - 6 p.m. – Fireside Chat: The Era of Extreme Mobility -- The FINflection Point!

5:55 p.m. – Chip Design Best in Show Awards

6 p.m. - 7 p.m. – Networking Reception on the Expo Floor

Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012

9 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. – Keynote:  Dr. Jonathan Koomey, Consulting Professor, Stanford University
Topic: Why Ultra-Low Power Computing Will Change Everything

9:55 a.m. - 10:25 a.m. – Samsung Industry Address:  John Kalkman, Vice President, System LSI, Samsung Semiconductor Inc.
Topic: Enabling the Super Devices of Tomorrow

Day 2 of the FREE ARM Accredited Engineer Program

12:10 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. – Expo Theater:  Geek's DIY Lab -- ARM Processor-Based Gadgets

1 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. – Expo Theater:  Rapid Prototyping of Cellular Connected Microcontrollers (ARM)

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. – Technology Preview: ARM Next Generation Processing, located in Grand Ballroom C

2:30 p.m. - 3:20 p.m. – Technology Preview: ARM Next Generation, located in Grand Ballroom C

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. – Halloween Bash: entertainment, food, happy hour and surprises on the Expo Floor!

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012

9 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. – Keynote:  Warren East, CEO, ARM, Low-Power Leadership for a Smarter Future.
Topic: Low-Power Leadership for a Smarter Future

9:40 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. – Executive Roundtable Panel (ARM, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Samsung, TSMC)

10:20 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. – Software & Systems Design Best in Show Awards

10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. – Advances in big.LITTLE Technology for Power and Energy Savings, located in Grand Ballroom H

2:30 p.m. - 3:20 p.m. – A Transport and Services SoC Infrastructure for 64-bit System, located in Grand Ballroom C

Accredited media and industry analysts are encouraged to attend ARM TechCon and to take advantage of the  Media Center to connect with exhibiting companies.  The Media Center is located in Room 209 on the second floor of the Santa Clara Convention Center.

Official hashtag: #ARMTechCon
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For more information on ARM TechCon please contact:
Leslie Clavin, Vice President, Racepoint Group
T: 415-694-6717, E:

Linda Uslaner
Marketing Director, UBM Electronics

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