Agenda

Explore three full days of learning with experts, visionaries, and leaders who can help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to engineer a better product, business, and world.

Start End Event Location Badge Required
Saturday, August 1
Noon 6:00 p.m. Registration and Badge Pickup Atrium, 1st Floor N/A
Sunday, August 2
6:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Registration and Badge Pickup Atrium, 1st Floor N/A
8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. NI Partner Day Austin Convention Center Full Conference + Partner Ribbon or Partner Day Only
Monday, August 3
7:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Registration Atrium, 1st Floor N/A
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Technical Sessions MR 11-19 Full Conference/Monday Day Pass
11:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Lunch Exhibit Hall 5 Full Conference/Monday Day Pass
12:45 p.m. 1:45 p.m. Technical Sessions MR 11-19 Full Conference/Monday Day Pass
1:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Certification Exams Meeting Rooms 5 A/B/C, 3rd Floor Pre-registration required (Exam times vary, please refer to registration website) 
2:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. Technical Sessions MR 11-19 Full Conference/Monday Day Pass
3:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. Technical Sessions MR 11-19 Full Conference/Monday Day Pass
4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Opening Keynote Exhibit Hall 2-3 Any NIWeek Badge
5:30 p.m. 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception Exhibit Hall 4 Any NIWeek Badge
Tuesday, August 4
7:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Registration Atrium, 1st Floor N/A
7:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. Breakfast Foyer Near Exhibit Halls 2–3 Any NIWeek Badge
8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Test Leadership Forum Ballroom A, B, C Invitation only
8:30 a.m. 10:00 a.m. Keynote Exhibit Halls 2–3 Any NIWeek Badge
10:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall 4 Any NIWeek Badge
10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break with Exhibitors Exhibit Hall 4 Any NIWeek Badge
10:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Certification Exams Meeting Rooms 5 A/B/C, 3rd Floor Pre-registration required (Exam times vary, please refer to registration website) 
11:00 a.m. Noon Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Tuesday Day Pass
Noon 1:30 p.m. Lunch Exhibit Hall 5 Full Conference/Tuesday Day Pass
1:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Keynote Exhibit Hall 2–3 Any NIWeek Badge
3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Tuesday Day Pass
4:15 p.m. 5:15 p.m. Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Tuesday Day Pass
Wednesday, August 5
7:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Registration Atrium, 1st Floor N/A
8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall 4 Any NIWeek Badge
8:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. Breakfast with Exhibitors Exhibit Hall 4 Any NIWeek Badge
8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Executive Summit Sunset Room Invitation only
9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Wednesday Day Pass
10:00 a.m.  10:30 a.m. Coffee Break

4th Floor and

Exhibit Hall 4

Any NIWeek Badge
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Wednesday Day Pass
10:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Certification Exams Meeting Rooms 5 A/B/C, 3rd Floor Pre-registration required (Exam times vary, please refer to registration website) 
11:30 a.m. 1:00 p.m. Lunch Exhibit Hall 5 Full Conference/Wednesday Day Pass
1:15 p.m. 2:15 p.m. Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Wednesday Day Pass
2:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Technical Sessions 4th Floor Full Conference/Wednesday Day Pass
3:30 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Snack Break Foyer Near Exhibit Halls 2–3 Any NIWeek Badge
4:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Closing Keynote and Guest Speaker Exhibit Halls 2–3 Any NIWeek Badge
8:00 p.m. Midnight Conference Party TBD Full Conference/Wednesday Day Pass/Conference Party Wristband
Thursday, August 6
8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Registration Atrium, 1st Floor N/A
8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Certification Exams Meeting Rooms 5 A/B/C, 3rd Floor Pre-registration required (Exam times vary, please refer to registration website)

 

*The NI partner ribbon is required for entry to NI Partner Day sessions. All NI partners with NIWeek Full Conference or Partner Day Only passes automatically receive entry to NI Partner Day activities.  

All events are at the Austin Convention Center unless otherwise noted. 

Networking Events

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Welcome Reception

Monday, August 3  

Exhibit Hall 4  

5:30–7:00 p.m.  

 

Welcome to Austin, Texas, the BBQ Capital of the World! We’re glad you’re here, and we invite you to join us in the Exhibit Hall for the official kickoff of NIWeek 2020. Come on in, grab some Texas BBQ and an ice-cold beverage, network with engineers, explore the NI pavilions, and visit our exhibitors. This reception is open to anyone with an NIWeek badge. 

THE NIWEEK CONFERENCE PARTY

Wednesday, August 5

TBD

8:00 p.m.–Midnight 

 

NI invites you to a night on the town - you’ll experience why Austin truly is the Live Music Capital of the World. This event includes live music, drinks, and appetizers, and it’s open to all NIWeek Full Conference attendees. Don’t have a Full Conference badge but want to join the fun? Purchase your party ticket by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday at registration for $50. 

NIWeek 2020 schedule subject to change.