CES Press Release

CEA Brings Series of Innovation Events to New York November 8-10, 2015

Arlington, VA – 08/04/2015 – 

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®  today announced registration is open for the second annual CEA Innovate! conference. From disruptors and startups to the most established brands, CEA Innovate! connects the consumer technology industry around the theme of fostering innovation in companies of all sizes. CEA Innovate! is scheduled for Sunday, November 8-Tuesday, November 10 at the Grand Hyatt in New York. The event will feature a luncheon keynote address from David Pogue, founding Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Tech and Host of PBS’ NOVA ScienceNow. Additional event highlights, including featured speakers and conference sessions will be available online in the coming weeks.

In conjunction, the CE Hall of Fame Dinner will be held on Monday, November 9 at Gotham Hall and will recognize eight new inductees for their contributions to the consumer electronics industry. Admission to the dinner is included with full conference registration for CEA Innovate!

On Tuesday, November 10, CES Unveiled New York returns to the Big Apple for its eleventh year. This half-day event provides a sneak peek at this year’s most innovative products and technologies two months before CES® 2016. A CES press conference kicks off the day with major show announcements, the unveiling of the CES 2016 Best of Innovation Awards Honorees and CEA’s Holiday Sales and End-of-Year Trend Analysis report. Then dozens of exhibitors will reveal some of the year’s most exciting products, trends, and technologies to more than 400 media at the showcase and networking reception. Registration for CES Unveiled New York opens Wednesday, September 9. Check out highlights from last year’s event.

In an exciting week for tech, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) National Consumer Technology Industry’s Awards Tribute Gala will be held on Saturday, November 7 at the Grand Hyatt in New York and will recognize honorees Dan Schwab and Michael Schwab, co-presidents, D&H Distributing; former CEA Executive Board Chairs Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA) and Patrick Lavelle, president and CEO, VOXX International; and Debbie Schaeffer, president and CEO, Mrs. G TV Appliance and Sleep Center.  Those wishing to attend should register online at http://www.adl.org/consumer-tech.


CEA Innovate!
November 8-10
Grand Hyatt, New York, NY           

CE Hall of Fame Dinner                 
November 9
Reception: 6 PM
Awards Dinner: 7 PM
Gotham Hall, New York, NY

CES Unveiled New York
November 10
3:15-7:30 PM             
Metropolitan Pavilion, New York, NY


Registration for CEA Innovate! and the CE Hall of Fame Dinner is now live. Registration for CES Unveiled New York will open Wednesday, September 9. Media can contact press@CE.org for more information.

Tickets for the ADL Awards Tribute Gala can be purchased online.

About CES

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the technology trade association representing the $285 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA also owns and produces CES – The Global Stage for Innovation. All profits from CES are reinvested into CEA’s industry services. Find CEA online at www.CE.org, www.DeclareInnovation.com and through social media.                 

Press Contacts:

Krista Silano

Allison Fried