USB Developer Days Seattle

COVID and Infectious Diseases:

This event is subject to health and safety rules or protocol established by USB-IF, the venue, or any applicable local or other governmental authorities relating to COVID and other infectious diseases. Participants in the event must abide by any such rules and protocol, including the USB-IF Duty of Care document linked from the registration website and posted below, and must agree to the USB-IF COVID and Infectious Diseases Agreement and Waiver/Release available linked from the registration website and posted below. We are asking all participants to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before attending the event. As has been the case in the past, circumstances may change in relation to COVID-19, and attendees are responsible for managing risks associated with travel to or attendance at the event, e.g., procuring travel insurance or making travel and lodging arrangements that allow cancellations or give credits.

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WHAT:  This year’s USB Developer Days , in addition to covering foundational USB concepts, will focus on the latest updates to USB Type-C®, USB4™ and USB Power Delivery for the fastest, most powerful USB solution to date. 

WHEN:  September 30 – Oct. 1, 2021

COST:  Early-Bird Members (until Sept. 3)  US$495.00
           Late Members (starting Sept. 4) US$645.00
           Non-Members US$995.00 

No refunds will be made on cancellations.  

Attendees must register for this event in advance. On-site registration prohibited.

Registration closes on Friday, September 17, 2021 at 5:00PM US PDT, or when the event sells out. Due to COVID restrictions, attendance will be limited.

Technical Sessions (subject to change):
The agenda below represent what you can expect with over nine hours of technical presentations along with two hours of open Q&A sessions.

  • Keynote/Branding Overview
  • USB Type-C® System Overview
    • Basic USB system fundamentals and how the family of USB specifications work together for a complete solution
  • USB4™ Sessions
    • USB4™ System Overview – including the latest updates
    • USB4™ Compliance – overview and latest updates
    • USB4™ System Design – implementation-oriented guidelines
    • USB4™ Cable Design – implementation-oriented guidelines
  • USB Power Delivery Sessions
    • USB Type-C® & Power Delivery – Connection Fundamentals
    • USB Type-C® & Power Delivery – Charging
    • USB Power Delivery – Delivering Up to 240W       ß Specifications just released
    • USB Type-C® – Delivering Up to 240W                     ß Specifications just released
    • USB Type-C® & USB Power Delivery – Certification
  • Experts Open Q&A Panel Sessions
    • USB4™ Experts
    • USB Type-C®/USB Power Delivery Experts

Grand Hyatt Seattle
721 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
+ 1 206 774 6236 TELEPHONE
+ 1 206 774 6146 FAX

Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities:
Applications and agreements for sponsors and exhibitors are being accepted now. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to increase your company’s exposure at this event and demonstrate your company's industry leadership in advancing the USB landscape. 

Hotel Accommodations:
The group room block is at the Grand Hyatt Seattle. To receive the group sleeping room single rate of USD $279.00 plus service charge and tax per night (complimentary guest room wi-fi included), attendees should make reservations through the following booking link: USB Developer Days . Attendees may also call-in for sleeping room reservation. Breakfast is not included in the group room rate, but a light buffet breakfast will be provided on event days.

IMPORTANT:  The sleeping room reservation deadline is Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at 5pm PT. Book early as these rooms are expected to sell out even before the cutoff date. Reservations received after this date are subject to availability and room type and will be offered at the group rate based on availability only. A valid credit card or other form of payment is required upon making the reservation to guarantee any guest room reservation. Hotel check-in time is 4:00PM. Check-out time is 12:00 noon. Individual check-in prior to Hotel's published check-in times and checkout after the Hotel's published checkout times is available upon request, based on availability. Late checkout up to 6:00PM is available at half room rate. The full room rate will be charged for checkout after 6:00PM. Please note that the early departure fee is the full night’s room and tax for unanticipated check outs. Reservations cancelled within forty-eight (48) hours of arrival are subject to a cancel fee of one night’s room and tax.

Self Parking is available at 7th and Pike Garage. Hyatt valet parking is available at 721 Pine Street. Rates vary.