ITD 2023 Day 1: Building Tomorrow’s AR/VR Systems With Today’s Hardware

October 02, 2023 by Dale Wilson

Today is the first day of Industry Tech Days 2023, and we kick things off with a keynote discussion about virtual reality hardware development with a Meta engineering leader. Join us throughout the day for live sessions and tons of great content.

It's that time of year again! Welcome to Industry Tech Days 2023, our week-long virtual trade show and conference, sponsored by DigiKey and in partnership with electronica!

We're excited to share our fourth annual all-virtual event, free for the entire community. At this year's conference, you can interact, right from your home or office, with industry leaders across a digital expo floor and attend Live Sessions. If you haven't registered yet, don't worry; it's not too late.


ITD 2023 Landing Page


Below we'll highlight today's events. If you have any issues finding your way around, please refer to our Guide to Industry Tech Days.


Keynote: "Stepping Outside the Metaverse to Discuss Next-Gen Hardware Development"

This morning at 9:00 AM Eastern Time, our first keynote speaker for the week will be Agustya Mehta of Meta, sponsored by Mouser Electronics. With our host, Daniel Bogdanoff, Mehta discusses building tomorrow’s AR/VR systems using today’s technology and lessons learned along the way from working at several of the world’s leading tech companies.



Learn more and register for the event here. Even if you miss the keynote session, it's still worth registering to catch up with the on-demand recording.


Monday's Live Sessions

Here are the Live Sessions you'll see happening on the hour (all times are US Eastern time zone):

9:00 AM — Stepping Outside the Metaverse to Discuss Next-Gen Hardware Development with Meta, sponsored by Mouser Electronics

10:00 AM — Inspiring Ideas with APM32 MCU: Your Stable, Reliable and Cost-effective Solutions with Geehy Semiconductor

11:00 AM — Miniaturized PCB Connectivity for Industrial Applications with Harting

12:00 PM — GaN Revolution: Using GaN Technology for High Efficiency in Low to Medium Power Applications with Würth Elektronik

1:00 PM — 4th Generation SiC MOSFET Devices and Packaging Solutions with ROHM Semiconductor

2:00 PM — Learn the Benefits of the Ideal Switch for RF and Microwave Applications with Menlo Micro

3:00 PM — Achieving Ultra-Low Noise Switch-Mode Power Supplies with ADI’s Silent Switcher Technology with Analog Devices

4:00 PM — The Powerful Convergence of AI & IoT with Renesas Electronics

5:00 PM — The Sensor Approach to Lithium-Ion Battery Safety with Honeywell


Remember that a winner of a shiny new giveaway package will be announced at the end of each Live Session!

Also, don't worry if you miss an event you were looking forward to! Each event will be available on-demand throughout the week.


Event Content

This year's Industry Tech Days also features on-demand videos, webinars, whitepapers, app notes, and new product information, all of which can be found through the homepage, category pages, and in the exhibitor booths.

See you soon!