By Lisa Johnston
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New York — TWICE, and fellow NewBay Media properties Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News, will hold the 2nd Screen Summit (S3) on June 27 at the Clearview Chelsea Cinemas located at 260 West 23rd St., here, starting at 9 a.m.
The event, produced in cooperation with the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance, is being held during CE Week Line Shows & Exhibits, the Consumer Electronics Association’s (CEA) annual summer event, being held in the city the week of June 24.
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.
Arlington, Va. – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is holding its Demo Days campaign for the fourth straight year at retailers nationwide starting this weekend.
Seattle — The inaugural Pacific Northwest Consumer Electronics Expo (PNWCEE) was held this week, here.
The PNWCEE, which is designed for home and car audio manufacturers, was held in Seattle on June 11 and Portland, Ore., June 13.
Several Pacific NW independent rep firms sponsored the industry-only event, and dealers were able to meet with more 70 manufacturers, including Chief, Sanus, JVC, SpeakerCraft, Sunfire, German Maestro, AudioControl, BlueBolt, Kicker and Paradigm.
New York — The “Into Tomorrow With Dave Graveline” show will take two lucky fans to IFA 2013.
The show is running a contest for its 10th anniversary that will give two listeners airfare, four nights at the Novotel am Tiegarten in the center of Berlin, VIP access to the show and additional prizes.
To enter the contest, visit IntoTomorrow.com.
Orlando, Fla. — Capitol will attend InfoComm 2013, held here at the Orange County Convention Center June 12-14, in booth 3581 with a full line of products for professional systems contractors.
Among the products featured will be Panasonic’s new SIP telephones for the residential, home office, and small- to midsized business markets.
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), owner and producer of the International CES, reported that an independent audit confirmed 152,759 people attended the show in Las Vegas this January.
A record number of international industry professionals — 36,206 — from 150 countries attended the show. The 2013 CES featured 3,282 exhibitors from around the globe and a record number of startup companies, including the 150 exhibitors in Eureka Park.
Austin, Texas — Klipsch is making a mark at this week's South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival (SXSW).
The brand will be onsite as an official sponsor of the The Morning After at Haus of Hipstamatic — Austin, providing artists, exhibitors and attendees with brunch and continuous live music from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 12-16.
The live stage, powered by Klipsch audio, will host a DJ set by Neon Indian as well live performance from Capital Cities, the Limousines, Guards, Quiet Company, Wildcat! Wildcat!, and others.
Newport Beach, Calif. — The Home Entertainment (THE) Show Newport, to be held May 31 to June 2, is expected to sell out of exhibit space early, according to show organizers.
Currently, occupancy levels are exceeding 2012 figures, and exhibit space in the Hilton is already sold out. Exhibit space is still available at the Atrium hotel, adjacent to the Hilton, but is filling up fast, according to a statement.
Arlington, Va. . – Millennials, the generation of consumers currently between the ages of 13 and 31, are not only heavy consumers of electronics products, they also exert considerable influence on others when it comes to buying CE devices.
A new study released today by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), “Millennials: The New Face of Retail,” examined how Millennials learn and research CE devices, where and why they purchase CE and their influence on others in purchasing CE.
New York – The Chester Group will stage the second annual New York Audio Show on April 12 -14 at the Palace Hotel in Midtown Manhattan.
More than 75 companies will demonstrate high-performance home audio gear, including Sony, Martin Logan, KEF America, PMC, Krell, Quad, Burmester, VPI, SoundStageDirect, Audeze, Woo Audio and Audio Note.