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Be a Speaker at NIDays 2017

Have you been working on a particularly innovative project recently using National Instruments products? We would be interesting in hearing that solution. Use this opportunity to be a speaker at the NIDays 2017 Conference in Bucharest on 24 October and present your project in front of a wide audience of leading engineers and scientists across a spectrum of industries.



Submit your most innovative project to the NI Engineering Impact Awards – the technical paper contest that showcases the most innovative uses of Virtual Instrumentation and Graphical System Design.


Application Categories

  • LabVIEW Power Programming
  • Test & Measurement
  • Verification & Validation
  • Data Management/Big Analog Data™
  • Embedded Control & Monitoring
  • Business Trends
  • Academic & Research
  • Industrial Internet of Things
  • Industry 4.0
  • Wireless Design & Test
  • Semiconductor Test
  • other


Please note, that categories are overlapping, therefore you are free to choose the one that best fits your application in your opinion.



To take part as a presenter in our event, please fill out the form online.


The abstract should describe the topic of your presentation, highlighting the specific advantages of NI products used, and a summary of the content. For the first time, you also have the possibility to submit your abstract for the whole Central and Eastern European region with just one submission!



A panel of NI technical experts will review and judge the applications according to the following criteria:

1. How technically challenging is the solution?

2. Are the benefits of adopting a graphical system design approach clearly articulated?

3. Is the solution innovative, timesaving and/or cost-effective?

4. Is the solution an excellent example of graphical system design?

The authors of the selected solutions in all categories in each country will have the opportunity to present their paper at NIDays 2017. Further instruction how to prepare the final paper will be sent to selected authors.



There are two winner categories:

  • NI Customer Category
  • NI Partner Category

Submissions from NI Alliance Partners will be considered in this category.

The winner in each category will be awarded with attractive prizes.



  • The opportunity to present to a large group of professors, engineers, scientists and decision makers.
  • Networking with industry experts, solutions providers, vendors, and colleagues.
  • Promotion through National Instruments direct marketing campaign.
  • Exhibition Place: possibility to display products and applications to the event attendees outside the presentation halls in a small exhibition area
  • The papers of each category winners will be published as a stand-alone customer solution article on



31 May 2017 - Abstract submissions are due

14 June 2017 - The authors of the selected submissions will be informed

4 September 2017 - If your abstract is selected, you will be required to submit the final paper by this date

16 September 2016 - Microsoft PowerPoint presentation to be submitted



With any questions please write:


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