updated 05:45 pm EST, Fri January 21, 2011
MacTech Conference to merge with NSConference
Steve Wozniak has been announced as the keynote speaker at this years ESC Silicon Valley conference, while MacTech and iDeveloper have announced a merging of the MacTech Conference and US NSConference
UBM Electronics has announced that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak will deliver the opening keynote speech at ESC Silicon Valley 2011. The conference is set to take place between the 2nd and 5th of May at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose. The conference brings together a community of designers, technologists, business leaders, and suppliers, and provides a number of sessions focusing around embedded systems. Those interested can register online with packages ranging from $400 for a single day, up to $2000 All Access Conference passes.
MacTech and USConferences set to merge in the fall
Together, MacTech Magazine and iDeveloper TV have announced that MacTech is acquiring the US version of NSConference and merging it into the MacTech Conference. While iDeveloper TV will continue to run the UK NSConference independently, NSConference organizers will now be a part of the MacTech Conference Team. MacTech Conference 2011 will deliver content for both IT Pros and OS X/iOS developers, and is being scheduled to take place in the fall.