Designers of Things Conference
December 2-3, 2015 San Jose, CA
Qualified Professionals & Business Decision-Makers
Together in One Place

AFTER A SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH EVENT IN FALL 2014, we are pleased to announce plans for Designers of Things 2015:

  • December 2-3, 2015
  • San Jose Convention Center

NOW IN ITS SECOND YEAR, the Designers of Things event is dedicated to the technology and business of wearable & IoT device design and development, IoT connectivity, and how 3D printing and 3D design is revolutionizing the prototyping and manufacturing process

EXCITING EXPANSION ELEMENTS of the Designers of Things 2015 event include its co-location with the BIOMEDevice medical industry manufacturing & design event.


“The attendees we’ve talked to are super innovative and passionate - entrepreneurs taking the next steps to make their ideas a reality.” - Autodesk

Attendee Profile

Sponsoring at DoT is a strong opportunity to connect with active buyers in 2015. The event enables your company to meet and demo your products with high-quality business technology decision makers from a variety of vertical industries including:

  • 1,000+ dedicated DoT attendees and over 3,000 including BIOMed co-located event
  • 30+ media/analysts
  • Product Designers/Developers
  • CEOs/Founders & VPs of Product Management
  • Engineering & Business Development
  •  Incubators/VCs/Investors
  • Market Evangelists/Authors
  • Technology & Society Trends  Futurists

“We’re seeing application developers and strategic partners looking for solutions for their customers.” - WOLF SSL

2014 Sponsors

  1. Freescale – microcontrollers/semiconductors (wearable tech, IoT devices markets)
  2. Proto Labs – parts/services for product prototyping and manufacturing
  3. Grid Connect – IoT device connectivity
  4. Ayla Networks – IoT device connectivity
  5. Wolff SSL – embedded security
  6. Treasure Data – data analytics/data management
  7. Autodesk – 3D Printing / 3D design
  8. Shapeways – 3D printing
  9. FATHOM – 3D printing
  10. CASPA – Chinese Association of Semiconductor Pros (focus on wearables/futuretech)

“We’ve been talking with companies about their IoT connectivity challenges, from engineers to management.”
- Grid Connect


“Very helpful. I intend to purchase the software.” - Fusion 360: Create 3D Models from Hand Sketches (Autodesk)

“The most practical talk of the day. A well thought out way to enable both development and production.” - Getting Your Wearable from Prototype to Product (Freescale)


“There was so much great content to write about from the conference sessions that I can’t publish it all at once.”
- Maxine Bingham, IoT Perspectives

2014 PR Coverage:

  • More than 40 registered media analysts and 25 welcomed onsite
  • A total of 25+ articles and 5 press releases were logged
  • #DoThingsCon was used nearly 2,000 times by over 400 users, with over 4 million impressions.
Examples of Media Coverage/Articles:


Sponsorship Opportunities

Are you ready to expose your company, products, and services a unique gathering of high-level decision makers in the industry? To learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
Kelsey Kisner
Sales Operation Specialist
[email protected]