By Lisa Johnston
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Los Angeles — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced that actress Felicia Day, creator and star of the hit web series “The Guild,” will serve as the Entertainment Matters ambassador for the 2013 International CES.
Entertainment Matters at CES is designed by and for Hollywood’s film, television and digital communities and takes place during the show, to be held Jan. 8-11, 2013, in Las Vegas.
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.
San Francisco – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced that Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, chairman and chief executive officer of Qualcomm, will deliver the preshow keynote address at the 2013 International CES.
Dr. Jacobs’ keynote will take place at 6:30 p.m. (PT) on Monday, Jan. 7 in The Venetian’s Palazzo Ballroom. CES will run from Jan. 8-11.
Arlington, Va. — International CES will feature a new TechZone on the Cloud and apps, called CloudBase3 Apps, during the Jan. 8-11, 2013, event in Las Vegas.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), owner and producer of CES, is partnering with Living in Digital Times on the new TechZone, which is dedicated to the transition to Cloud computing.
Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) reports that the International Gateway TechZone has sold out in its new location, The Venetian, at the 2013 International CES.
Owned and produced by CEA, the 2013 International CES is scheduled to run January 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Tempe, Ariz. - Rockford Corp. will go to the 2012 SEMA Show to display Blaupunkt-brand car audio head units, amplifiers, speakers, and Bluetooth modules to potential distributors.
Blaupunkt headphones will also be on display.
The SEMA Show is scheduled for Oct. 30 – Nov. 2 in Las Vegas, where Rockford will exhibit at the Residence Inn near the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Earlier this year, Rockford picked up North American distribution rights to the Blaupunkt brand of car audio/video and headphone products.
Arlington, Va. — Lowell C. McAdam, chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications, will deliver a keynote address at the 2013 International CES.
CES will be held in Las Vegas Jan. 8-11, 2013. McAdam's keynote address will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 8, in the Venetian's Palazzo Ballroom.
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has expanded its CES Unveiled events to Stockholm, Sweden, to be held Monday, Oct. 29, and it set the schedule for the three others in the series.
The Stockholm expansion marks the fourth Unveiled event scheduled in advance of the 2013 International CES, which will be held in Las Vegas, Jan. 8-11, 2013.
Arlington, Va. – Tim Westergren, chief strategy officer and founder of Pandora, will deliver a keynote address at the 2013 International CES Leaders in Technology (LIT) Dinner.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), which owns and produces the 2013 International CES, is scheduled January 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Leaders in Technology Dinner will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 in the Lafite Ballroom at Wynn Las Vegas.
Indianapolis – The number of exhibitors at last week’s CEDIA Expo rose slightly from last year, and overall attendance was down slightly, CEDIA statistics show.
More than 450 exhibitors participated in this year’s event, as did more than 16,900 attendees from 71 countries, CEDIA said. Last year’s show attracted more than 444 exhibitors and 17,600 attendees, the association said after last year’s show.
Indianapolis – Electronic systems contractors (ESCs) generated anywhere from $8.3 billion to $8.7 billion in revenues from residential installations in 2011, up about 6 percent from a flat 2010, new Parks Associates research shows.
The research, commissioned by CEDIA, also shows that ESCs expect their residential revenues to rise about 5 percent in 2012.
“2010 was the year of stabilization,” said CEDIA market research manager Erica Shonkwiler during the CEDIA Expo. “2011 started seeing companies do a little bit better.”