So much to do, so little time.
Wait. That’s not true. You have four days – or 33 hours of show floor time, to be exact – to get your gadget fix, find your favorites, explore your options and revel in the best, biggest and boldest consumer technology the world has to offer. All at the 2013 CES. Check out this issue of CES Up to the Minute to see what’s unfolding at the world’s largest annual innovation event.
Be sure to also register today before the fees increase to $200 on January 2, 2013!
The 2013 Conference Program: Delight in the Discovery
Stimulating, entertaining and thought-provoking, the 2013 conference program is shaping up to be one of our best. Here’s a preview of what’s on the horizon for digital imaging/photography, the world of Apple products and technology, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and how technology impacts film and TV.
PMA@CES Conference Sessions
Get a crystal clear picture of opportunities in the photo industry and the future of digital imaging with two conference themes covering retail strategy and technology trends.
MEMS and the Consumer Connection
Miniature machines, tiny micro-electromechanical systems or MEMS, are showing up in all facets of our daily lives. Find out how accelerometers, magnetic compasses, microphones and digital displays are going to improve your experience and create a new world of opportunities in consumer electronics (CE).
If It Matters in Hollywood, It Matters Here.
Entertainment Matters (EM), is the International CES program designed by and for Hollywood professionals to help navigate the world’s largest, most influential technology show. Entertainment Matters highlights the exhibits, sessions and events that are specially geared to inform your media convergence strategies — connecting you to technology insiders and entrepreneurs, and providing direct insight into the ever-changing relationship between technology and entertainment. The 2013 Entertainment Matters Program is sponsored by Variety. The Screen Actors Guild is an associate sponsor of the program.
Get an inside look at EM, including 2013 Ambassador Felicia Day, IAWTV Awards, Tech & Engineering Emmys®, the Entertainment Matters Conference Pass, sponsorship opportunities and more.
Secure Your Hotel & Travel Reservations Before its Too Late!
Hotels are Selling out Fast!
Hotels are filling quickly, but CES rates are still available at great CES hotels like Mandalay Bay, Circus Circus, Excalibur, and Luxor. See CESweb.org/hotel for full list of rates and availability.
CES has partnered with three major airlines to save you money! Visit CESweb.org/travel to book discounted travel on American, Delta and United. Save anywhere from two to 10 percent! Discounts are not valid on all ticket types. see airlines’ websites for details.
Dollar Rent A Car
Dollar Rent A Car is the official car rental company for the 2013 CES. Save 10 percent during CES and all year. The discount is valid through May 31, 2013. Visit Dollar’s website for more information.
Get Your Gadget Fix!
So if Stuff is the world’s biggest-selling gadget magazine, it makes sense that the Hot Stuff Awards is the biggest head-turning, oooooh-producing awards program for, well, gadgets. Ten of them to be exact. And they use CES as their place to discover them. Last year’s winner? The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga. This year? Waiting is really the hardest part, isn’t it?
Learn more about this and other awards at CES.
The Finance and Investment Community at CES
Whether you want to discover raw innovation, attend a forward-thinking conference program or mix and mingle with the entrepreneurs of tomorrow, the 2013 International CES has you covered.
Clear your schedule for Monday, January 7 and attend the CEA Research Summit at International CES. Once the show floor opens on Tuesday, head to The Venetian to experience Eureka Park, where you’ll discover the tech-sprouting startups and from-the-garage innovators.
New for 2013, CEA will be curating and leading a tour through the Eureka Park area of the CES show floor, specifically for venture capitalists, financial analysts, entrepreneurs, and founders. Led by Shawn Dubravac, CEA’s Chief Economist & Senior Director of Research, this hand-picked and fast-paced tour will be filled with tech-sprouting startups and from-the-garage innovators. Meet them personally and network at a business-boosting reception after the tour. The tour and reception runs from 4-6:30 p.m., January 9, 2013, in The Venetian, and the cost to participate is $500. Don’t miss out! Sign up by e-mailing us at CEStours@CE.org.
Get the Most Out of CES
Experience a curated, two-hour guided tour of the most relevant and exciting exhibits on the 2013 International CES show floor. Produced by CEA in partnership with Shelly Palmer Digital Leadership™, experienced tour guides will help you identify and understand key technologies and services, differentiate offerings and create action items and strategic takeaways from the show. Choose from General Overview and Specialty tours. Visit CESweb.org/tours for more information, pricing and to sign up today.
Picture This: Profitable Products, Vital Connections
Many of the top companies in the imaging industry – about six dozen in all – are prepping products to display at PMA@CES at the LVH. PMA@CES offers one destination on the massive CES show floor for consumer technology professionals in search of digital imaging and photography companies in one location. From capture to output, PMA@CES at the LVH is the place to be to learn about profitable products and services, reconnect with industry friends and establish vital new business connections.
Get Involved in CEA’s Health and Fitness Technology Working Group
Are you interested in helping to increase consumer awareness of health and fitness electronics? Join the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® and our Health and Fitness Technology Working Group to leverage CEA’s expertise in market research, government affairs, media outreach and the International CES.
Key member benefits include:
Join CEA today and receive the remainder of 2012 FREE*. The first 10 companies to join by December 15 will also receive a CEA duffel bag.
Promotion of your product or service through CEA-sponsored media campaigns such as satellite media tours, CEA-produced videos and our national media tour hosted by Jim Barry.
Access to webinars, market research, networking and business development opportunities to grow your company. CEA also offers public policy representation, media outreach, and promotional support.
Networking with industry colleagues from some of the world’s leading consumer electronics companies.
Perks at the 2013 International CES, including access to member lounges with private meeting rooms, invitations to the CEA Member Cocktail Party, discounts on CES conferences passes and more.
Ability to learn about new revenue opportunities in the health and fitness technology category from others in the industry.
Contact Brianne O'Leary
or call 703-907-7756.
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