EA Announces Programming, Panelists and Exhibitors for CES Unveiled LONDON Third annual event to highlight tech innovation in the UK as precursor to 2014 International CES
Arlington, Va., September 3, 2013 – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced programming, panelists and a preliminary list of exhibitors for its third-annual CES Unveiled LONDON, an industry event for members of the media, CE industry analysts, the investor community and executives from the United Kingdom’s tech industry.
This invitation only event will showcase the dynamism of the technology industry and serve as a precursor to the 2014 International CES, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. CES Unveiled LONDON will present global research, announce CES news and showcase cutting-edge products and technologies. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in London.
“We can’t wait to return to London to kick off this year’s CES Unveiled event series. The UK is helping drive global innovation, with a booming tech industry especially in areas like London’s Tech City,” said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA. “From budding startups to established international brands, CES Unveiled LONDON will present ground-breaking technology to key UK media and analysts, plus those looking to invest in technologies of tomorrow.”
3-3:30 p.m. 2014 International CES London Press Preview
3:30-4:15 p.m. Global Consumer Technology Trends, the 2014 CES and Implications for the UK
- Shawn DuBravac, chief economist and sr. director of research, CEA
- CEA’s chief economist will address the state of the consumer technology industry in the UK while highlighting worldwide trends and implications for the UK marketplace. Gain unique insights and intelligence into today’s thriving consumer tech industry with a deep dive into local consumer profiles, usage, ownership and purchase intentions. DuBravac will reveal drivers and deterrents for consumer technology adoption, quantify levels of country-specific innovation and showcase emerging global tech trends likely to unfold at the 2014 International CES.
4:15 p.m. Innovation in Business Panel Discussion
- Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA
Panelists will bring individual experiences and share various viewpoints for what it takes to succeed as an innovator in business today.
5-7 p.m. Tabletop Exhibition and Networking Event
Media, industry analysts and members of the financial community will interact with curated exhibitors launching the next generation of technologies that are changing the way we work, live and play. Current CES Unveiled LONDON exhibitors include:
New for this year, CES Unveiled LONDON will have a dedicated area to showcase startup companies and entrepreneurs with technologies suitable for the Eureka Park TechZone at the 2014 International CES®.
CES Unveiled brings innovative technology companies, top media and key industry influences together leading up to the 2014 International CES, the world’s proving ground for innovation and technology which will run January 7-10, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Companies interested in exhibiting at CES Unveiled LONDON should contact Tira Baror attbaror@CE.org. Editorial press interested in covering the event can register online or contact Allison Fried at afried@CE.org. For more event information, visit http://cesweb.org/Events/CES-Unveiled/.
The International 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 $203 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. Follow CES online atwww.CESweb.org and through social media: .
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