There are a number of electronics shows in California and Nevada for Spring 2013. Below is a list of some of the up-coming conferences and expos to put on your calendar.
Many are still offering free visitors passes for the exhibitor and expo floors, with Early Bird discounts also available for the full conferences with tutorials and training sessions.
Please use the links below to get more information on the show and details on the pricing.
INTEROP – Building IT Innovation
May 6 – 10, 2013
Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV
Interop is an independently organized conference and exhibition designed to empower information technology professionals to make smart business decisions. Interop offers a strong combination of educational content, a dynamic exhibition of technology providers, and peer networking to IT professionals across all industries, so that they can investigate and discover transformative technologies and ideas to put to work across their enterprise. Interop has a 26 year history in the US – and has expanded beyond its beginnings in network infrastructure to encompass a broad range of technologies including Cloud, Virtualization, Data Centers, Wireless & Mobility, and Information Security.
EDS 2013 – Where The Electronics Industry Connects
May 6 – 9, 2013
The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, NV
The goal of EDS 2013 is to strengthen your business and the electronics industry as a whole by focusing on the future. It’s time to look at where the industry is going and how new technologies can shape our industry.EDS is the premier annual event for the main players in the international electronics industry.
Every year, the manufacturers of electronic components, instruments and accessories, as well as distributors and manufacturer’s representatives, come together to meet, make contacts and build their businesses. Suppliers of industry goods and services also are on hand to market their products.
The emphasis at EDS is on forging and maintaining business relationships through scheduled, one-on-one meetings, but the event is also filled with important product exhibits educational, educational programs and networking opportunities.
Space Tech Expo 2013 – The Business Case For Space
May 21-23, 2013
Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, Long Beach, CA
With routes to market through global media partners, ongoing support from its advisory board and channels via associations and industry bodies, Space Tech Expo is the premier meeting place connecting end-users with solution providers: a platform for industry leaders, specifiers, and buyers to meet manufacturers and the supply chain for both civil and commercial space.
As one of the largest industry gatherings in the world, Space Tech Expo attracts scientists, engineers, and C-level professionals, government representatives, policy makers, space agencies, military, venture capitalists and investors, industry entrepreneurs, and buyers from the satellite communications marketplace
CTIA 2013 – The Mobile Marketplace
May 21-23, 2013
Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV
Early bird discount pricing ends March 26, 2013
CTIA 2013 will continue to illuminate the future by showcasing the leaders, ideas and experiences transforming our dynamic industry. With mobile technology at the forefront of all areas of business, CTIA 2013 is the year’s must attend event.
June 11 – 14, 2013
San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA
Advance Registration pricing ends May 13, 2013
CLEO serves as the premier international forum for scientific and technical optics, uniting the fields of lasers and opto-electronics by bringing together all aspects of laser technology, from basic research to industry applications.
Attendees have the opportunity to hear and present groundbreaking research, share ideas, and network with colleagues and luminaries. CLEO presents a world-renowned peer-reviewed program and offers high quality content from five core event elements – Fundamental Science, Science & Innovations, Applications & Technology, Market Focus and Expo.
August 13 – 15, 2013
RIO All Suite Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV
Early bird discount pricing ends June 28, 2013.
Free Visitor (Exhibition Only) passes are still available.
The LED Show is a conference and exhibition focused on the fast-growing lighting design and technology segment of the LED industry. The event attracts leading LED manufacturers displaying the latest technology and products for attendees to view, compare, and evaluate. The latest in LED fixtures from multiple sources are featured on the exhibit floor enabling attendees to make informed specifying or purchasing decisions.
See the Industry’s Leading Exhibitors. Visit our dedicated trade show floor, with nearly 100 exhibiting companies, displaying innovative, state-of-the-art lighting technology, and services. This is a great opportunity to discover what’s new in the fast and ever changing LED Lighting sector.
And if you missed these shows in 2013, it’s not too early to start planning for 2014 …
CARTES America – Secure Connections Event
The Mirage, Las Vegas . USA
May 6 – 8, 2014
A new business event designed to promote smart technologies in the large and dynamic North American market. CARTES America combines a high level conference program with international experts and a comprehensive exhibition featuring the most representative companies in the industry.
They will present their latest innovative technologies in card manufacturing, payment solutions, identification and authentication solutions, mobility and digital security. They will benefit from a booming market with the potential deployment of EMV standard, the arrival of NFC-enabled mobile phones and the numerous e-government and security applications.
DesignCon 2014 – Where Chipheads Connect
January 28 – 31, 2014
Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA
The Definitive Event for the Chip, Board and Systems Design Community
The community relies on DesignCon to find out what the latest technologies and developments are in the industry. It is the largest meeting of board designers, and is the ONLY event to address chip design engineers’ chip/system/package challenges. This represents a unique opportunity to EDA tool providers.
February 11 – 13, 2014
Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA
MD&M West — the world’s largest medical device design and manufacturing event — is your comprehensive resource for exploring the latest industry issues and developments, meeting with world-class suppliers, and discovering solutions to bring your best ideas to life.
(Photo Credit – MD&M West )
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