New York - CE Week
returns June 25 to 29, here, along with a new exhibit space for CEA Line Shows
and the TWICE NPD Success Stories awards being presented live for the first
time during the event.
CE Week consists
of conference panels, press conferences, keynotes, awards presentations, the
Mobile App Showdown, Eureka Park Challenge and more and includes CEA Line Shows
and Digital Downtown Conference, organized in association with the Consumer
Electronics Association (CEA), along with Martin Porter Associates and Consumer
Technology Publishing Group/NAPCO.
The hub of the
activity during most of the week will be focused on the CEA Line Shows
headquarters, the Metropolitan Pavilion and Altman Building on West 18th Street,
with more than 70,000 square feet of exhibit space.
coverage of CE Week, which draws a media audience along with members of the
industry, TWICE will present with The
NPD Group live for the first time the Success Stories Awards on Wednesday,
June 27, at 2:30 p.m. at the Metropolitan Pavilion.
Success Stories Awards are presented annually to companies that have the
highest unit sale totals for a 12-month period (April 2011 to March 2012) at
retail. Eight categories have been selected by TWICE editors with full coverage
of the winners and the event in the July 2 print edition and online. The
presentations will be made by TWICE editor in chief Steve Smith and Steve
Baker, industry analysis VP of The NPD Group.
Among some of the
other presentations and events planned and their moderators or hosts are:
CE Blogosphere -Peter
Digital Imaging -Roy
Furchgott, New York Times
Friedman, Staff Writer, MacWorld
Challenge -Cali Lewis, GeekBeat.TV
Mobile Devices -Clayton
Morris, Co-Host, Fox & Friends
Next Gen TV - David
Katzmaier, Senior Editor, CNET
Gadgets for Every
Demographic -Andrea Smith, ABC News
Mobile Health -Natali
Morris, CNBC contributor
Update -Shawn DuBravac, CEA