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)™, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers. CES 2018 is expecting more than 55,000 international attendees. Make the most of your CES experience by learning more about the services provided.

Familiarize yourself with CES security measures, including luggage restrictions. Learn more.

Dates and Hours

Official exhibits: January 9-12
Conference programming: January 8-12
News conference (media only): January 7-10
Know when to arrive and how to plan your agenda with these dates and event hours.      
See full dates and hours.
Browse exhibitors.

Sessions and Events Schedule

Browse conference sessions and events on the full schedule.
Plan Your Show. You can also create a personal agenda by adding conference sessions and events to My Agenda.

See full schedule.

Register Now for CES 2018

The basic CES attendee registration is an Exhibits Plus Pass, which includes access to:

To attend additional conference programming, you'll need to purchase an individual conference pass or — for the best value — upgrade a Starter Conference Pass or Deluxe Conference Pass.

Learn more about registration.
Learn more about conference passes.

Bring a Group of Industry Professionals to CES

If you are bringing a group of at least 15 business professionals to CES, become a Delegation Leader. As a Delegation Leader, you will assist help your clients in maximizing the value of their CES trip.

Learn more about the Delegation Program.


Visa Information

If you need a visa, complete the visa application form online.
Help applying for a visa.

Discounts on Airfare and Rental Cars

Take advantage of discounts on SkyTeam airlines and on rental cars.
See travel discounts.

Book Your Hotel Room

Book your hotel room now for the lowest prices and most choices.
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Featured Event

International Matchmaking Reception

View the Invitation

All international attendees, exhibitors and media are invited to the International Matchmaking Reception. Don’t miss this opportunity to network, build global partnerships and enjoy light refreshments after an exciting day on the CES show floor. U.S companies seeking to export will have their products and services on display during the reception. This event is open to all international registrants and their invited guests.

On-Site at CES

Show Locations

CES has 11 official venues and spans more than 2.5 million net square feet of exhibit space.

Get oriented with a guided tour of the show floor.
See CES locations and maps.
Learn about show floor tours.

Transportation at CES

Take one of the free shuttle buses from official CES hotels to show venues or among show locations. Or get around with the Las Vegas Monorail or ridesharing.
Learn more.

Services for International Attendees

Visit the International Business Center for interpretation services, private meeting rooms, and export trade counseling.
Learn more about international services.
See all on-site services.