By Lisa Johnston
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London – Days after its New York media event the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) went on the road to give further details about the 2013 International CES and announced high-profile speakers for its SuperSession program, here.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski, Ericsson president/CEO Hans Vestberg and the Huffington Post’s Arianna Huffington are among the headlines to appear at CES, scheduled for Jan. 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas.
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski will join CEA president/CEO Gary Shapiro for a candid conversation about the Chairman’s tenure at and vision for the FCC at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 9, in LVCC, North Hall N255-257. Session topics will include broadband, spectrum reform, competition policy and other critical issues impacting the consumer technology industry.
Hans Vestberg, president and CEO of Ericsson, will participate in the SuperSession, “The New Network Effect Changes Everything,” scheduled for noon on Wednesday, January 9, in LVCC North Hall N255-257. Vestberg will be joined by Rodney Brooks of ReThink Robotics, Ford Motor Co.’s chief technical officer Paul Mascarenas and Techonomy's David Kirkpatrick, as they discuss the relationship between people, machines and infrastructure in our ever-changing networked world.
The 2013 CES SuperSession Program, included in the Exhibit Plus Conference Pass, will address industry topics including digital health, mobile advancements and the next generation of technology with sessions including:
View the full CES conference program at CESweb.org.
CEA has now held media previews of the 2013 International CES during recent weeks in Los Angeles, Stockholm, as well as New York and London.
This TWICE webinar, hosted by senior editor Alan Wolf, will take a look at what may be the hottest CE products at retail that will be sold during the all-important fourth quarter. Top technologies, market strategies and industry trends will be discussed with industry analysts and executives.