NI Connect Keynotes Livestream

Join us May 24–25, 2022, for our online keynotes coming to you live from NI Connect Austin.

Rethink the role of test


NI Connect Austin is proud to offer free keynote livestream access. Join us for three inspiring, 45-minute keynotes that will shed new light on how test can increase product and operational performance, and the powerful ways software shapes all aspects of technology disruption and innovation. Confirmed speakers include leaders from General Motors, Samsung, Qualcomm, the Pentagon, EI, Tech180, and TREL. Stay tuned as we continue to announce more high-caliber speakers!


Can’t watch right away? Replay keynotes any time after they broadcast to catch up on the latest news in technology innovations.

Day 1—Opening Keynote

Join us on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 9:30 a.m. CDT, to learn from NI's CEO, Eric Starkloff, and industry leaders such as GM and Qualcomm about how they are using data, analytics, and automation to rethink the value of test and reach new levels of both product and company performance.

Day 1—Afternoon Keynote

Join us on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 1:30 p.m. CDT, to hear from NI's CTO, Thomas Benjamin, about his vision for the future of test and how industry leaders such as Nvidia and Samsung are already paving the way for that vision.

Day 2—Closing Keynote

Join us on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at 1:30 p.m. CDT, as NI’s VP of Portfolio Business Software Strategy, Shelley Gretlein, leads a panel discussion with industry experts on future challenges to bringing leading-edge technology to market.

NI Connect is Back and in Person


Join us for our premier event in Austin that focuses on technology innovations that continue to redefine product and operational performance.

Frequently Asked Questions




Is there a charge to register for the keynote livestream?  


No, access to the keynote livestream is free of charge for anyone who registers for the livestream event.



How do I register for all three keynotes?  


Great news! You only need to sign up once to access all three keynotes.



How long are the keynotes?  


Day 1 keynotes are 45 minutes, and the day 2 keynote is 30 minutes. 



In what language will the keynotes be available?

All Austin keynotes will be in English only.    




Who do I contact if I’m having issues with the registration process or accessing the keynote livestream on May 24 or 25?

Please email, and we will be happy to assist you. 




If I registered for the NI Connect Austin in-person event, do I have access to the keynote livestream as well?

No, registration for both are separate. However, access to the in-person keynotes is included when you register for the in-person event.


Viewing Live and On Demand


How do I watch the keynotes?

Just click on the link provided in your registration confirmation email or in the “add to calendar” option.




Will the keynotes be available to watch on demand?

Keynotes will be available for on-demand viewing up to 30 days post event. Just click on the link provided in your registration confirmation email or in the “add to calendar” option.




The livestream times aren’t convenient for me. How soon will the keynotes be made available on demand?

All keynotes will be made available on demand within two hours of the livestream. 




Can I share on-demand keynotes with someone who is not registered for the event?

No, on-demand access is only available to those who register for the livestream event.