SAN FRANCISCO –
The Consumer Electronics Association
(CEA) Industry Forum, held in mid-October at the
Fairmont Hotel, here, provided attendees with the usual
networking opportunities as the pictures here show.
CEA’s Annual CE Holiday Purchase Patterns Study and the CE Hall of Fame dinner are the
usual highlights. But CEA’s decision to open up membership
to consumers, CEA president/CEO Gary Shapiro
talking about the state of the industry and the state of the
economy, a panel of industry experts discussion the stillevolving
3D TV market, Internet marketing tips from web
guru Mitch Joel in a keynote speech, and AutoBot winning
CEA’s annual i-Stage tech competition were just some of
the other developments attendees were discussing.