Want a taste of in-booth activities at ESC? Here's a sample of Webinars, games and giveaways, at a few of the 250 ESC Silicon Valley booths:
Atmel will be giving away a STK 600: Development suite for AVR micros ($1,000 value) in Booth #316. Stop by and see how to qualify.
Freescale Semiconductor will have its technology featured in an air hockey table. For a preview see YouTube watch the robot play, all in Booth 1210.
Mentor Graphics, in Booth 1409, will show three Webinars presented by Colin Walls:
- C++ for Embedded Applications--Tuesday at 1:00, 4:00 and 7:00, Wednesday at noon, 3:00 and 6:00 pm, and Thursday at noon and 3:00 pm
- The Ideal RTOS--Tuesday at 2:00 and 5:00 pm, Wednesday at 1:00 and 4:00 pm and Thursday at 1:00 pm
- User Interface Development for Embedded Systems--Tuesday at 3:00 and 6:00 pm, Wednesday at 2:00 and 5:00 pm, and Thursday at 2:00 pm
Windows Embedded, Booth 616. Microsoft will give away an ICOP Board and Software so stop by their booth for details.
Monta Vista in Booth 1010 will give away one Beagle Board daily throughout the show. All you have to do is top by and complete a short survey--and submit it--and you're in the running.
Now that you know the schedule, get their early enough to grab a chair.