Full datetime event: 

StartWednesday, April 17, 2019 8:00
EndThursday, April 18, 2019 18:00


Computer History Museum
1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94043


HardwareCon brings together 600+ global thought leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, disruptors and industry leaders in the hardware ecosystem.

Now in its 5th year, HardwareCon’s 2019 theme will be “Connecting AI, Machine Learning and Data through Hardware.” Come learn about the latest technology and business trends in AI, Machine Learning, Robotics, IoT, Blockchain and Product Design.

Hardware is an absolute necessity to achieve the full capabilities of AI, IoT and Machine Learning. It fuels everything from chips to robotics. The industry is on the cusp of disrupting a number of technology platforms and markets, and HardwareCon is connecting these dots.

The event boasts two full days of keynotes, main stage panels, and tutorial style breakout sessions focused on the most important current and emerging topics around launching and building a successful hardware company. Come learn about the agenda & speaker line up here => bit.ly/2MnYC87

At HardwareCon, you’ll meet the hottest hardware startups, disruptors, investors, and decision makers from the leading hardware and software companies like Xilinx, Avnet, Google, Autodesk IBM, Dragon Innovation and other service and platform providers who are helping to build innovative hardware companies and disruptive technologies.


Opportunities to participate:

1) Exhibit on Hardware Blvd - The Premier Venue to Showcase your Hardware Innovation. Whether you are funded startup looking for exposure or a bootstrapped startup looking for that vital feedback, Hardware Blvd is the destination to get in front of the SF Bay Area hardware startup community. Reserve spot today => bit.ly/2U8wM2f

2) Pitch at HardwareCup - Six startup finalists will pitch their hardware company to a panel of investors, industry experts and a live audience for a chance to win $3,000 cash, a trip to Pittsburg to compete at the Alpha Lab Gear HardwareCup Finals as well as prizes from leading hardware startup investors and service providers valued at over 30. Learn more and apply here => bit.ly/2AQhJTV

Lead Sponsor:

- Xilinx (www.xilinx.com)
- Avent (www.avnet.com)

Hardware Blvd Sponsor

- Dragon Innovation (www.dragoninnovation.com/)

Robot Sponsors

-Savvy Print Solutions (www.savvyprint.com/)
-Rush Order (rushorder.com/)
-Whipsaw (www.whipsaw.com/)
-Autodesk (www.autodesktechnologycenters.com/)
-Reliance CM (www.reliancecm.com/)
-Breadware (breadware.com/)
-Planet M (planetm.michiganbusiness.org/)

Laser Sponsors

-Simplexity (www.simplexitypd.com/)
-Duro Labs (www.durolabs.co)
-Hackster (hackster.io)

Machine Sponsors

-Ansys Startup Program (www.ansys.com/About-ANSYS/startup-program)
-Fremont Bank (www.fremontbank.com/business/borrow/sba-loans)
-Invest HK (www.investhk.gov.hk/)
-Design 219 (www.219design.com/)
-Creativity Inc (www.creativityincorporated.com/)
-Aligni Corp (www.aligni.com/)
-Altair (www.altair.com/)