Prizes, Giveaways

and Special Activities

We have some exciting things in store at ARM TechCon.

Passport Program

Introducing the all new ARM® TechCon™ Passport Program.   This fun program will take place Wednesday and Thursday in the exhibit hall and is open to all conference & expo attendees.

What You Could Win

Wednesday’s Passport Prize Giveaways

Parrot AR Drone, Samsung Chrome Book, Galaxy Note, Nook Simple Touch, Nest Thermostat, Sphero Robotic Ball, FitBit One and Pebble Watch

Thursday’s Passport Prize Giveaways

iPad Mini, Parrot AR Drone,  Samsung Chrome Book, Kindle Fire HD, Sphero Robotic Ball, Pebble Watch, Nest Thermostat, and Nike+ Fuel Band

How It Works

The passport program is completely paper free – and available through the official ARM TechCon mobile app, which is accessible on IPhone, Android, or HTML 5 – here.  Check in at participating exhibitors booths and Scan the QR code in their booth to get your passport “stamped”.  After you have visited all participating exhibitor’s booths, stop by Booth 724 in the exhibit hall to enter the grand prize drawing.  All participants who complete the challenge will win an official ARM TechCon souvenir.

Passport Program Sponsors

•    AMD – Booth 606
•    ARM – Booth 300
•    Cadence  – Booth 600
•    Freescale – Booth 500
•    Green Hills Software – Booth 512
•    Hewlett-Packard – Booth 1102
•    IAR Systems – Booth 620
•    Mentor Graphics – Booth 201
•    Samsung – Booth 206
•    Synopsys – Booth 612

As each winner is announced, he or she is eliminated from additional drawings. The following are NOT eligible to participate in the giveaway: exhibit booth staff, all sponsoring & exhibiting company employees, UBM staff and convention center staff. Prizes are subject to change without notice.    View Passport Sweepstakes Official Rules.

Prizes & Giveaways

Exhibitors will be giving away amazing prizes all during the Expo on Wednesday and Thursday – be sure to stop by their booths and enter to win.

QT by Digia – Booth 607

Visit QT by Digia and ask questions for your chance to win a Kindle Touch!  One lucky winner will be selected on October 31st.

STMicroelectronics – Booth 413

Visit ST’s booth #413 for your FREE STM32F429 Discovery Kit*. Giveaways 2:00 PM daily during the Expo. While supplies last.

The STM32F429 Discovery helps you to discover the high-performance microcontrollers of the STM32 F4 series and to develop your applications easily. It offers everything required for beginners and experienced users to get started quickly.

Based on the STM32F429ZIT6, it includes an ST-LINK/V2 embedded debug tool, a 2.4″ QVGA TFT LCD, an external SDRAM of 64 Mbits, a gyroscope ST MEMs, a USB OTG micro-AB connector, LEDs and pushbuttons.

A large number of free ready-to-run application firmware examples are available on to support quick evaluation and development.

Discovery Kit co-sponsored by:


NetAPP – Booth 707

Visit NetApp for their daily drawings to giveaway one (1) iPad Mini on Wednesday, October 30, and two (2) iPad Minis on Thursday, October 31.

Official ARM TechCon 2013 Collectible Pins

Collect Them – Trade Them – Display Them!




They are the official ARM TechCon 2013 collectible pins! Visit these sponsors to pick up your pins: Apache Design Solutions (Booth 716), ARM (Booth 300), Duolog Technologies (Booth 813) and TSMC (Booth 808). But hurry, quantities are limited. Collect them all and proudly display your ARM TechCon flare!