Featured Partners

Check out what’s in store for you at ARM® TechCon™.

Connect with ARM TechCon featured partners before during and after the event. We’ve built these dedicated Web pages for our featured partners so you can learn about their involvement at ARM TechCon, and make the most of your experience through partner education and training, special events, networking, giveaways and more.



Cadence Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, October 30

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM  Virtual Platform/Emulation Hybrid: High performance and RTLaccuracy for system

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM  Designing Analog-Intensive Microcontroller for Internet of Things Applications

12:30 PM – 1:20 PM   Optimal PPA for Cortex-A12/A57-based SoCs with Encounter RTL-to-signoff Solutions

1:30 PM – 2:20 PM    Modeling Physical Effects During Logic Synthesis to Improve Timing and Reduce Power

3:30 PM – 4:20 PM   Integrating DDR PHY IP into your ARM SoC — Challenges and Solutions

 Thursday, October 31

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM Earlier Software and Hardware Co-Development Using a Virtualized Board on an Emulation Platform

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM Verifying the AMBA® 4 ACE protocol – at the interface and across the interconnect


Freescale is a global leader in embedded processing solutions, providing industry-leading products that are advancing the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets. From microprocessors and microcontrollers to sensors, analog integrated circuits and connectivity, our technologies are the foundation for the innovations that make our world greener, safer, healthier and more connected. Some of our key applications and end-markets include automotive safety, hybrid and all-electric vehicles, next-generation wireless infrastructure, smart energy management, portable medical devices, consumer appliances and smart mobile devices. The company is based in Austin, Texas, and has design, research and development, manufacturing and sales operations around the world. Learn more at www.freescale.com.

Download Free White Paper: “What the Internet of Things (IoT) Needs to Become a Reality”
Authors: Kaivan Karimi Executive Director—Global Strategy and Business Development, MCUs, Freescale Semiconductor; Gary Atkinson Director of Emerging Technologies, ARM.

Freescale Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday October 30

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM  Creating a Wearable Device – Technology Innovation

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM  Low Power Sensor Integration with Xtrinsic Sensor Fusion 
for IoT Enablement

1:30 PM – 2:20 PM  Freescale’s ‘OneBox’: Making The Vision of IoT A Reality

2:30 PM – 3:20 PM  Kinetis MCU Software and Tools Overview

3:30 PM – 4:20 PM   Cloud Access for the IoT

Mentor Graphics

Learn more at www.mentor.com.

Download Free White Paper: “Design Challenger”
Understand and benchmark a combination of ARM components at the heart of a new SoC reference design with a verification environment that links software-based simulation and hardware-based emulation in a common flow.

Mentor Graphics Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Thursday, October 31

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM  Software Debug on ARM Processors in Emulation


AMD’s mission is to be the leading designer and integrator of innovative, tailored technology solutions that empower people to push the boundaries of what is possible.  To that end, AMD is proud to be part of the ARM ecosystem and will be a pioneer in driving ARM technology into the embedded and developing microserver market.  We believe that bringing ARM technology to the server and embedded markets will set a new standard for power, cost, and space requirements in datacenters across the globe.

Visit us at Booth # 606 and attend our training session on Thursday, October 31st at 10:30am to learn what is taking place at the tools, drivers, libraries, and OS level to help ARM 64-bit technology gain the traction it needs to be successful in the server market. Learn more at www.amd.com.

AMD Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Thursday, October 31

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM  Building a Robust Software Ecosystem for ARM-Based Servers

Green Hills Software

Green Hills Software is the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions. Green Hills Software’s technology and services have been chosen by prominent companies in over 50 countries to build their electronic products for everything from MP3 players to jumbo jets. The company’s platform-independent, certified safe and secure real-time operating systems and embedded development solutions support the broadest range of hardware and software platforms. In 2008, the Green Hills INTEGRITY-178B RTOS was the first and only operating system to be certified by the NSA to EAL6+ High Robustness, the highest level of security ever achieved for any software product. Only an EAL6+ High Robustness operating system is certified to protect high value resources at risk of attack from hostile and well-funded attackers.

Green Hills Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, October 30

10:30 am-11:20 am – The Future of Android Security

11:30 am-12:20 pm – Real-time System Design – Practical Advice for Best Practices 

1:30 pm-2:20 pm – Advancements for Simplifying MultiCore SoC-based Product Development 

2:30 pm-3:20 pm -Invaluable ARM CoreSight Debug and Trace Technique

3:30 pm-4:20 pm – SCLinux: Safety Critical Linux for ARM

Visit www.ghs.com for more information.

Hewlett Packard

At HP, we believe technology can create new possibilities for people around the world—from college students and soccer moms to budding entrepreneurs, government officials, and business executives. Where others see challenges, we see opportunities. So we never stop exploring. And we can’t wait to show you what we think of next.  Stop by booth #1102!

IAR Systems

IAR Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, October 30

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM   Getting a Real-Time Kernel Up and Running Quickly

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM   Adding TCP/IP Capabilities to Embedded Systems

1:30 PM – 2:20 PM   Using IAR Embedded Workbench to Write Better RTOS-Based Applications

2:30 PM – 3:20 PM   Writing Compiler-Friendly Code

3:30 PM – 4:20 PM   Keeping Safe at C


Samsung Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  Samsung, ARM and Cadence Collaborate on the Silicon-proven World First 14-nmFinFET ARM® Cortex™-A7 CPU

2:30 PM – 3:20 PM  Samsung Breathes Life into Exynos 5 Octa with New Innovation


Synopsys, Inc. accelerates innovation in the global electronics market. As a leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP, Synopsys delivers software, IP and services to help engineers address their design, verification, system and manufacturing challenges. Since 1986, engineers around the world have been using Synopsys technology to design and create billions of chips and systems.

ARM and Synopsys have been collaborating for more than 15 years, enabling designers to more quickly and efficiently create leading-edge ARM Powered® products. Synopsys offers optimized solutions and expert professional services to accelerate innovation throughout the design flow for ARM Powered products.

Synopsys Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, October 30

10:30 am–11:20 am – Implementation and Virtual Prototyping of a 2.6 GHz ARM® Cortex®-A15 processor in a Cortex-A15/Cortex-A7 MPCore big.LITTLE processing SoC. 

11:30 am–12:20 pm – Cache Coherent Interconnect Optimization for Micro-server Multicore SoCs.

1:30 pm–2:20 pm – Easing bring up  of UEFI-firmware software for ARMv8 servers.

2:30 pm–3:20 pm Meeting the Challenge of ARM AMBA 5 CHI Verification Using Discovery Verification IP.

3:20 pm–4:20 pm – Energy Efficient Implementation of ARM® Cortex®-A57/-A53 Processor Cores in FD-SOI Process Technology

Learn more at www.synopsys.com

Infineon Technologies

Infineon Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, October 30

10:30 AM – 11:20 AM    Motor Control with Infineon’s Cortex M-Based XMC Microcontrollers


Oracle Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Wednesday, October 30

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM    Java SE 8 Compact Profiles for Embedded Development


Explore industry leading STM32 and Embedded technologies

Visit ST in booth 413 and discover a range of innovative demonstrations showcasing new generations of STM32 Cortex-M core based microcontrollers.

Discover the benefits of ST embedded solutions and how they can enhance and simplify your design, while speeding your time to market.

FREE STM32 Cortex™-M4 Hands-On Workshop  –  STMicroelectronics Sponsored Session (Open to All)

Thursday October 31st, 10:30 AM– 12:20 PM, Mission City Ballroom, M2

Visit ST’s booth #413 for your  FREE STM32F429 Discovery Kit*  

Giveaways 2:00 PM daily during the Expo. While supplies last.

Discovery Kit and Workshop co-sponsored by:




TSMC Sponsored Sessions (Open to All)

Thursday, October 31

1:30 PM – 2:20PM   TSMC OIP: The only silicon IP ecosystem you need