MPG Sponsors

It’s simple: without sponsors, MPG would not exist. A program of this magnitude costs tens of thousands of dollars in time and hardware to develop and maintain. While we love running MPG, it would not be possible without the support of the great companies below. Please take a moment to read the information provided and explore their websites.


logoAnt Built from the ground up, the ANT+ team identified a problem and created a solution! The solution – a revolutionary low power sensor technology – is now integrated into the most popular products/devices on the market today manufactured by industry leading brands in the sport, fitness and health sectors. This vision has taken the company from two engineers tinkering in a garage to a reputable international corporation. As the world leader in wireless sensor technology, ANT+ continues to expand its reach defining solutions that meet the demands of its customers. ANT+ is committed to evolve with the market and continue providing the most effective and efficient wireless monitoring solutions possible.For more information about Dynastream, please visit
logo_slider_pason Pason is the leading global provider of specialized data management systems for drilling rigs. Our rental solutions, which include data acquisition, wellsite reporting, remote communications, and web-based information management, enable collaboration between the rig and the office. At Pason, we have created an energized, focused, and playful work environment. This environment empowers each team member to push the envelope of traditional thinking to create new solutions to old problems. Our corporate culture nurtures imagination in an open, friendly atmosphere where people are free to perform to their fullest potential.Pason is also committed to supporting the community in which we operate. We recognize the unique, hands-on experience the MPG program offers engineering students. Pason is proud to support the MPG program in developing the engineering superstars of the future.For more information about Pason, please visit
logo_slider_atmel Atmel Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML) is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components. Leveraging one of the industry’s broadest intellectual property (IP) technology portfolios, Atmel® provides the electronics industry with complete system solutions focused on industrial, consumer, security, communications, computing and automotive markets.Today, microcontrollers are just about everywhere, powering an expansive array of digital devices. Many are calling this the era of The Internet of Things, a highly intelligent, connected world where Internet-enabled devices will outnumber people. Atmel is pleased to be at the heart of this movement, developing innovative technologies that fuel machine-to-machine (M2M) communication and the “industrial Internet.”For more information about Atmel, please visit
logoNewhaven-300x29-1380344596 Newhaven Display provides the worldwide marketplace with cost effective high quality display devices ranging from OLED and LCD Displays to VFD Displays. In addition to our vast standard part offerings, we develop custom designs for all industries. We pride ourselves on first-rate customer support and development assistance.We have two office locations, USA and China. All products are stocked at our Elgin, Illinois USA warehouse. Marketing is done through a nationwide network of independent sales representatives and stocking distributors. All displays are manufactured at our partner factories located in Mainland China and Taiwan. These are state-of-the-art facilities with over 18 years of experience with TS-16949, ISO-9001 and ISO-14001 certifications.For more information about Newhaven Display, please visit
logo_slider_nordic Nordic Semiconductor is at the forefront of this wireless revolution having single-handedly pioneered the ULP wireless sector during the 1990s. Today, due in large part to Nordic’s persistent efforts to continually develop, enhance and expand the reach ULP wireless – a version of ULP wireless connectivity called Bluetooth low energy has now been adopted by the open standards group behind Bluetooth wireless technology: the Bluetooth SIG. As such, Bluetooth low energy will shortly appear alongside classic Bluetooth in almost every new cell phone and Bluetooth-enabled device.Nordic remains passionately committed to ULP wireless technology and continues to be excited and sometimes even amazed by the new possibilities and applications that ULP wireless is creating – possibilities that will one day benefit the lives of billions worldwide.For more information about Nordic, please visit
logo_slider_pk PK is an owner-operated sound manufacturing, touring, event production and rental company. We pride ourselves on being a fresh alternative to the status quo, providing creative and innovative sound systems, A/V, design and stage fabrication, in an ever-evolving market place. Our brand of audio system is well known for its full bodied and intelligible sound; a result of implementing high efficiency components, new technologies and focusing on the current demands of artists and event attendees. PK is a fully integrated production house, staffed with qualified, professional and creative engineers, production experts, designers, technicians and fabricators. The diversity in this practiced team also make PK the best choice for permanent audio, video, lighting and creative installations of any size or scope.PK is dedicated to the art and science of audio, and endeavors to capture the spirit of imagination and ingenuity in everything we do. Let us bring that to your next event or project.For more information about PK Sound, please visit
logo_slider_iar From concept to production, Microlynx is your choice for electronics design services. Our mission is to help our clients develop novel and innovative electronic systems that meet their functional and quality requirements. Since 1984 Microlynx has helped hundreds of clients do just that.For more information about Microlynx Systems, please visit
logoSegger-150x70 SEGGER Microcontroller develops and distributes hardware and software development tools as well as software components for embedded systems. An “embedded system” is one in which a microprocessor and associated components are incorporated into a device helping to accomplish difficult and complex tasks in products such as cell phones, medical instruments, instrument clusters, measurement instruments, satellite radios, digital cameras etc.SEGGER was founded in 1997, is privately held, has been profitable since its inception, and is growing steadily. Based in Hilden with distributors in all continents and a local office in Massachusetts, SEGGER offers its full product range worldwide.For more information about Segger, please visit
logo_slider_altium Altium believes that anyone who wants to make a difference using electronic products should be able to do so. We help designers do this by giving them everything they need to be able to make this difference.We develop, create and sell electronics design tools – software and development hardware – that unify the entire electronics design process in one application, that is easy to use and as affordable as we can make it.This unified electronics design environment, Altium Designer, is the result of years of development work. Today, it is just one part of AltiumLive, a web-based portal that is the means by which we help professional electronics designers connect people and devices.For more information about Altium, please visit