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CES 2017 promises largest, most diverse event experience in the
show’s 50 year history

ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CES2017–To celebrate 50 years, CES® 2017 is poised to be bigger, bolder and more
varied than ever before. With a record-breaking footprint of more than
2.6 million net square feet of exhibits, CES 2017 will feature new
marketplaces, more than 850 first-time exhibitors, seven keynote
addresses, expanded conference programming, additional SuperSessions and
enhanced show floor services. With three main venue locations in Tech
East
, Tech
West
and Tech
South
and more than 24 product categories showcasing the hottest
tech trends, expect to experience a whole lot of “whoa-ments
at CES 2017.

New or Expanded Exhibits and Marketplaces

  • Brand New Sleep
    Tech Marketplace
    , presented by National Sleep Foundation and
    featuring 10 exhibitors across 1,600 NSF. (Sands, Level 2, Hall A-D)
  • Brand New Smart
    Energy Marketplace
    , presented by Solar Power International.
    (LVCC, Central Plaza)
  • Baby
    Tech
    and Beauty
    Tech
    Marketplaces, presented by Living in Digital Times
    (LIDT), expands to four days. (Venetian, Level 2, Venetian Ballroom
    G-H)
  • Record-breaking Eureka
    Park™ Marketplace
    – more than 600 startups, up from 500 at CES
    2016, spanning more than 63,000 NSF, with exhibitors from more than 34
    countries and partners including partners including TechCrunch,
    Indiegogo, Samsung NEXT, Arlington Economic Development and National
    Science Foundation. (Sands, Level 1, Hall G)
  • Digital
    Money Forum
    , presented by Mastercard is extended from a
    half to full day event, and CyberSecurity
    Forum
    , presented by CyberVista and Digital
    Health Summit
    , presented by LIDT return to CES 2017.
  • Expanded 3-day series of Sports
    Business Innovation, presented by Turner Sports
    .
  • Expanded Self-Driving
    Technology
    marketplace in Gold Plaza, with nine featured
    exhibitors including Autoliv, Clarion, Delphi, IAV, Navya, NVIDIA,
    NXP, Renesas and Valeo.
  • Combined eCommerce
    & Enterprise Solutions
    marketplaces, expanding from 14
    companies spanning 4,600 NSF in 2016 to 33 exhibitors spanning 6,000
    NSF at CES 2017. Featured exhibitors to include Mastercard, Capital
    One Spark Business, Walmart Ecommerce and Amazon Media Group. (LVCC,
    South Hall 1)
  • More than 850 New Exhibitors including: Baidu Intelligent
    Systems, Bing (C Space), Carnival Corp., Comcast Platform Service (C
    Space), eBay (C Space), Formula E, Furrion, History Channel, Magneti
    Marelli, Nissan, Suning, Swagtron, Time (C Space), Twitter (C Space),
    Xiaomi.

Brand New Show Services

  • CES 2017 Pandora
    station
    – “WHOA” 50 Years of CES will capture the energy and
    excitement of the past 50 years with music from artists like Sia, Styx
    and Drake.
  • C
    Space Storyteller Sessions
    – Beginning January 9, Spotify will
    feature 30 minute sessions. From mobile to VR to video and digital
    content, influencers and newsmakers share stories, best practices and
    case studies about the unique relationships between brands,
    entertainment and technology.
  • New CES
    app
    with directional navigation and networking opportunities.
  • Get instant conference information with the new CES Twitter Guide,
    powered by conversational intelligence platform Conversable.
    Direct Message with @CES
    to see top hashtags, company booth and event locations, speaker
    schedules and answers to FAQs.
  • Mamava Mother’s Suites – Purchased by CES, these suites are now
    available for the privacy and convenience of breastfeeding mothers at
    CES and are the first of their kind in Nevada. (LVCC, South 1 Lobby
    and Venetian, Level 1, alcove outside of Casanova meeting rooms)
  • CES will be conducting Facebook Live and Periscope interviews, streams
    from the show floor, keynotes and more during the show. Tune in at Facebook.com/CES
    and Twitter.com/CES.

Exciting Events, Unconventional Keynotes and
New Conference Programming

  • Formula
    E VISA Vegas eRace
    – Saturday, January 7, 1:30-5:30 PM.
    (Sands, Level 2, Hall D, Booth #45045)
  • Seven inspiring keynotes
    addresses
    , with five first-time keynoting companies,
    including Carnival, Under Armour and Nissan.
  • SuperSessions,
    including:

    • Opportunities for the Global Innovation Economy, presented by
      CTA –
      featuring Alan Murray, Chief Content Officer, Time Inc.,
      Mark Fields, President and CEO, Ford Motor Co., Brian Krzanich,
      CEO, Intel Corp. and Mike McNamara, CEO, Flex. (Friday, January
      6, 1-2 PM, LVCC, North Hall, N257)
    • The Power of Hidden Figures, presented by IBM – featuring
      Soledad O’Brien, Rashid Ferrod Davis, Leah Gilliam, Lindsay-Rae
      McIntyre, Octavia Spencer and Kristen Summers. (11:30 AM –
      12:30 PM, January 6, LVCC, North Hall, N257)
  • Partner events including the Smart
    Cities Hackathon
    presented by Amazon Alexa, Go Behind the
    Scenes with Microsoft
    Surface lunch and learn
    , C
    Space Party
    presented by JEWEL Nightclub, Signature
    Luncheon
    presented by Women in Cable Telecommunications, and Mobile
    Munchies: “Late Night Eats” with Watson + Weather
    .
  • Four new Conference
    Tracks
    covering printed electronics, IoT, data privacy & smart
    systems.
  • CTA
    Analysts: Looking at CES 2017 and Tech Trends
    Lunch Roundtable
    (Friday, January 6 from 12:45-1:15 PM, LVCC S229). Open to media only.
  • CES 50th Anniversary Celebrations
    Join us at Tech
    East
    and Tech
    West
    for celebrations recognizing 50 years of show floor
    excitement at CES.

CES 2017 will run January 5-8, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Visit CES.tech
for more information and to register.

Note to Editors: The official name of the global technology
event is “CES
®.” Please do not use
“Consumer Electronics Show” or “International CES” to refer to the event.

Please note updated CES security measures on CES.tech,
including bag check points,
bag
restrictions and exceptions
and badge pickup locations for
CES 2017.

High-definition video b-roll from CES is available for easy download
on
CESbroll.com.

About CES:

CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of
consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for
innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years—the global stage
where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As
the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the
industry. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM,
it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers. Check
out CES
video highlights
. Follow CES online at CES.tech
and on social.

About Consumer Technology Association:

Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, is the trade
association representing the $287 billion U.S. consumer technology
industry, which supports more than 15 million U.S. jobs. More than 2,200
companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are
among the world’s best known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA
membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical
education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering
of business and strategic relationships. The Consumer Technology
Association also owns and produces CES® – the world’s
gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer
technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s industry
services.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • CES Unveiled Las Vegas
    January 3, Las Vegas, NV
  • CES 2017 – Register
    January
    5-8, Las Vegas, NV
  • Winter Break
    March 9-12, Snowmass, CO
  • Digital Patriots Dinner
    April 4, National Portrait
    Gallery, Washington, DC
  • CES on the Hill
    April 5, Washington, DC
  • CES Asia 2017
    June 7-9, Shanghai, China
  • CEO Summit
    June 21-24, Amalfi Coast, Italy
  • Innovate! and Celebrate
    October 9-11, San Francisco, CA

Contacts

Consumer Technology Association
Allison Fried,
703-907-7603

afried@CTA.tech
www.CTA.tech
or
Sarah
Brown, 703-907-4326

sbrown@CTA.tech
www.CES.tech