Due to the current situation and growing concerns about COVID-19 and in alignment with the best practices of the CDC and county of Santa Clara, we have postponed the event to September 24th, 2020. 

All activities to remain the same, except our partnership with Alpha Lab Gear HardwareCup. Startups can still apply now to pitch but the contest will now take place virtually on April 16th. In its place, we will hold our own HardwareCon pitch contest. We will provide more details soon and applications commence on June 1st. 

Please protect yourself and others by familiarizing yourself with the CDC's best practices on preventing illness. Here is the link to the CDC page for best practices to prevent illness

We appreciate all the support and understanding we've received from our amazing community. Our hearts are with you during this troubling time. Stay safe and well! 


Full datetime event: 

Thursday, September 24, 2020From 10:00 to 19:30


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


We are officially in the future and with the emergence of new platforms, resources and partnerships bringing hardware innovations to market has never been easier than now. With AI applications and new developments on the rise, we are entering a new era where providing the physical interaction for AI and other powerful software tools is creating unique value propositions in hardware that have never been seen before.

Our 2020 conference theme is, “A Clear Vision for the Future” and will focus on the latest and greatest tools and technologies that are influencing hardware innovation and bring together the companies behind them that will change our world.

HardwareCon is the premier Bay Area hardware innovation conference of the year that brings together 600+ global thought leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, disruptors and industry leaders in the hardware ecosystem for one day of content, networking, and deal-making.

We have a jam-packed agenda lined up with 2 tracks with over 40+ Speakers, HardwareCup Pitch Competition, Expo Hall with over 30+ exhibitors featuring Hardware Blvd. If you're in the hardware ecosystem, this will not be an event you'll not want to miss!

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