AltiumLive 2019: Annual PCB Design Summit
EUROPE

Frankfurt

Sheraton Frankfurt Airport Hotel
Oct 21-23, 2019


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Why Attend?

Learn, connect, and get inspired at this 3-day event featuring live workshops, professional development courses, and exciting industry keynotes to help you achieve success through every stage of the PCB design process, from concept to finished product.

Learn

  • Gain deeper insight into sound design principles from leading industry experts that will enhance your design success
  • Gather tips & tricks from designers at top technology companies
  • Find out how other design engineers are overcoming common design challenges

Connect

  • Network and learn with industry experts and peers
  • Meet with Altium staff and R&D professionals to find answers to your questions and help inform future releases
  • Discover new solutions from our industry partners in the technology expo area

Get Inspired

  • Unleash your creativity by spending 3 full-days with fellow design engineers
  • Get inspired by startups and students teams that are driving the next generation of technology
  • Share in Altium’s vision for connected, collaborative design and manufacturing

See what AltiumLive 2018 was like

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Agenda

This year’s agenda includes an optional educational day on Oct. 21st, where attendees can choose from 12 Altium University Courses with 3 Tracks or one of two all-day Specialty Courses. The main AltiumLive Summit is Oct. 22-23 with industry keynotes, professional development courses, technical presentations and more!

October 21
Optional Education Day
Option 1: University Day Courses
Track 1: Simulation & Analysis
8:00 - 9:50

Analyzing your PCB’s Power Distribution

Track 2: Component Management
8:00 - 9:50

Getting Started in Altium Concord Pro

Track 3: Advanced Features
8:00 - 9:50

Tips & Tricks: Routing Techniques

10:00 - 11:50

Simulating your Design in SPICE

10:00 - 11:50

How to Efficiently Manage Your Components

10:00 - 11:50

Complete Design Documentation

13:00 - 14:50

Verifying your PCB through MCAD Collaboration

13:00 - 14:50

Managing Project Data

13:00 - 14:50

Advanced PCB Design Approaches

15:00 - 16:50

Impedance Calculations Made Easy

15:00 - 16:50

Organizing your Libraries Effectively

15:00 - 16:50

Tips & Tricks: Rules and Queries

18:00 - 19:30

Welcome Reception: Meet the Speakers

Option 2: EMI Day with Rick Hartley
08:00 - 16:50

Keys to Control Noise, Interference and EMI in PC boards

Rick Hartley
Option 3: Practical Applications of Designing With High-Density Interconnect-HDI
08:00 - 16:50

This workshop will cover HDI Design strategies and help you manage the challenges and work required to be successful in HDI product implementation.

Happy Holden
October 22
Option 1: University Day Courses
Keynote Presentations
09:00 - 09:15

Welcome Message

09:15 - 10:15

Industry Keynote: What your Differential Pairs Wish You Knew

Rick Hartley
Technical User Presentations
10:30 - 11:15

TBD

10:30 - 11:15

TBD

10:30 - 11:15

TBD

Professional Development Sessions
13:00 - 15:00

Next Generation Materials: The Building Blocks of High Speed Design and HDI

13:00 - 15:00

Bridging The Divide Between ECAD-MCAD CoDesign

13:00 - 15:00

Identifying and Overcoming Electronic Part Related Challenges Using Altium Designer

Keynote Presentation
15:15 - 16:15

Industry Keynote: Making and Breaking the Rules

Carl Schattke
16:15 - 16:30

Day One Closing Remarks

16:30 - 18:30

Cocktails and Dinner

18:30 - 21:30

Robot Building Competition

October 23
Option 1: University Day Courses
Keynote Presentations
9:00 - 10:45

Altium Keynote: Looking Ahead to 2020

Technical User Presentations
11:00 - 11:45

TBD

11:00 - 11:45

TBD

11:00 - 11:45

TBD

Keynote Presentations
13:00 - 13:45

Industry Keynote: Holistic Product Design for Electrical Engineers

Jeremy Blum
Professional Development Sessions
14:00 - 16:00

Routing Digital Boards – The way signals are designed is important!

14:00 - 16:00

Schematic to PCB Design: Passing the Baton Like a Champion

14:00 - 16:00

TBD

Keynote Presentations
16:15 - 17:15

Industry Keynote: PCB Trends That Will Impact YOUR Future

Happy Holden
17:15 - 17:30

Raffle & Closing

Meet our Keynote Speakers

Carl Schattke

Lead PCB Design Engineer

Leading Electric Car Manufacturer

Jeremy Blum

Director of Engineering, Lead Electrical Engineer

Shaper Tools

Happy Holden

The “Father” of HDI

Ticket Options

Join us for the 2-Day AltiumLive Summit Oct. 22-23. For an additional day of learning, register to attend University Day or one of our 2 specialty all-day courses covering HDI or EMI on Oct. 21

* Pricing does not include VAT
2-DAY SUMMIT KEYNOTES + TRAININGS + TECHNICAL SESSIONS & MORE!Altium University Day + 2-Day SummitSPECIALTY FULL DAY COURSES + 2-DAY SUMMIT
Summit Pass
Standard Access
Summit Premium
Standard + Hotel
University Plus
Standard + University Day
University Premium
Standard + University Day + Hotel
HDI or EMI Plus
Standard + Choice of specialty course
HDI or EMI Premium
Standard + Choice of specialty course + Hotel
Price* (EUR) 530 EUR 975 EUR 840 EUR 1550 EUR 840 EUR 1550 EUR
Main Summit AccessLearn, connect, and get inspired in this 2-day event featuring live workshops, professional development courses, and exciting industry keynotes to help you achieve success through every stage of the PCB design process, from concept to finished product.
Industry Keynote SessionsGain insight into EDA trends with exciting keynotes from industry icons and design experts.
User Technical SessionsGrow your design expertise by seeing how other Altium users overcome design challenges.
University Course Sessions
180 tickets available
Add an additional training day and exploit the full potential of Altium Designer through 12 University Day Courses. Altium Applications Engineers will highlight specific industry topics in each session to strengthen your design skills and broaden your understanding of key Altium Designer functionality.
EMI or HDI Courses Sessions
85 tickets remaining per each of 2 options
In parallel to the Altium Designer courses, attendees of University Day have the option to forgo Altium Designer courses and choose from two alternate full-day classes: Keys to Control Noise, Interference and EMI with Rick Hartley, OR HDI
Robot Build ChallengeBuild a robot with other engineers and designers in a fun and exciting robot challenge competition. Guaranteed to be a good time.
Event MealsEnjoy delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout the event and dine with other engineers, designers and event guest speakers. *Breakfast not included on University Day.
Venue ParkingDay and overnight parking is included with your event pass.
Hotel Room BookingReceive a hotel room booking at the world class Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center (Frankfurt Airport) as an AltiumLive guest for the length of your event.
Welcome Reception

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Travel & Accommodation

This event will take place at the first class Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center conveniently located at the Frankfurt International Airport. This modern, upscale hotel is ideally situated with connections to the A3 and A5 freeways, long distance and regional railway stations, as well as the suburban train station, providing convenient and easy access to the exciting city center. 

Book your room online or call +49 69 69770

Hotel discount rates are only valid until Sept. 23, 2019, based on room availability

 

Summit Premium Tickets include two room nights (October 21-23)

University, EMI, and HDI Premium Tickets include three room nights (October 20-23)


How To Get To The AltiumLive 2019

Please plan to fly into the Frankfurt International Airport (FRA).  The hotel and venue are conveniently located directly inside terminal 1. 

For flights arriving in Terminal 1: From the departure level in Hall A and Hall C, take the escalator to the covered pedestrian bridge, which is connected directly to the Sheraton Frankfurt International Airport Hotel.

For flights arriving in Terminal 2: Take the Skyline train to Terminal 1. From the departure level in Hall A and Hall C, an escalator leads to the covered pedestrian bridge that takes you to the hotel.

From the autobahn A3 and A5: At the Frankfurt interchange, take the B 43 towards Frankfurt Airport, then follow the signs to Terminal 2 (Arrivals/Departures) and car park P3.

Hotel Tip: Type in "Südpassage" into your navigation system.

From the regional station: From the regional station, go towards the ICE station (AIRail Center). On the bridge that connects the ICE station to the airport, turn right to enter the hotel.

From the ICE / Long Distance station: Head toward the airport from the ICE station. On the bridge that connects the ICE station to the airport, turn left to enter the hotel.

Hotel self-parking is included in the ticket price October 21-23.