Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced that registration is open for the 2012 International CES, scheduled January 10-13, 2012, in Las Vegas.
Now through Aug. 31, registration for the CES is free to industry professionals. A registration fee of $100 will go into effect starting Sept. 1, and the fee will increase to $200 at 5:01 p.m. EST Dec. 30.
Hotel rooms in Las Vegas, available through a special block for
, are currently at some of the lowest rates in years. Attendees and media can register today at
CES attracts more than 140,000 of the top executives, retail buyers, content providers, entertainment executives, venture capitalists, engineers, government officials and media from more than 140 countries.
Karen Chupka, events and conferences senior VP, CEA, said in a statement, "More than 20,000 new products are expected to launch at the 2012 CES, along with new attractions such as the Eureka! Park and
TechZones, reinforcing the International CES as the most important global business event of the year."
For media registration and qualification criteria, visit
. Additional information on CES can be found on the newly refreshed
, including hotel information to assist attendees in making their CES travel plans.