CES Press Release

Call for Speakers Opens for 2016 CES

Arlington, VA – 06/04/2015 – 

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced its “Call for Speakers” for the 2016 CES, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Owned and produced by CEA, CES returns to Las Vegas, Nevada, Wednesday, January 6-Saturday, January 9, 2016.

The CES conference program, consistently ranked as a top speaking opportunity for CEOs, features industry speakers addressing the latest trends, strategies and upcoming business opportunities through cutting-edge sessions. The visions and experiences shared through this program empower attendees with the knowledge to stay at the forefront of innovation.

“CES is not just a launchpad for next-generation products,” said Karen Chupka, senior vice president, CES and corporate business strategy, CEA. “It’s also the place to go to take the pulse of the industry, learn about the latest trends and hear from top visionaries. We encourage industry leaders to submit speaker proposals and look forward to hearing about what’s next in the transformative consumer technology space from another all-star lineup of speakers at the 2016 CES.”

More than 165,000 industry professionals from the accessories, advertising, audio, automotive, content, digital imaging, entertainment, health and fitness, video and wireless industries attend CES. Corporate buyers and retailers, media, venture capitalists and manufacturers from 150 countries also come to CES to conduct global business.

Call for Speakers features a select component of the conference program. Speaker proposals will be accepted through 5 PM EDT June 30, 2015. Detailed information, including titles and descriptions of eligible sessions and the speaker submission form, are available online. Please contact the CES conferences team at CESconference@CE.org with any questions.

The 2016 CES will feature more than 3,600 exhibitors unveiling the latest consumer technology products and services across the entire ecosystem of consumer technologies. For more information, visit CESweb.org. 

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

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 more than 40 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. And because it is owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the technology trade association representing the $286 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers to a forum where the industry’s most relevant issues are addressed. Check out video highlights from the 2015 CES. Follow CES online at www.CESweb.org and through social media.

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