Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) will host its first-ever "
" event on January 12, at the 2012 International CES.
This event will provide the more than 12,000 applications developers attending CES one place to go for all the latest updates on developer programs, software developer kits (SDKs), tools and application programming interfaces (APIs) from leading companies, CEA said.
More than a dozen companies, including AT&T, Google, Intel, LG Electronics, Netgear, Qualcomm, Sony Ericsson and TiVo, will present in back-to-back 30-minute sessions encompassing TV apps, device APIs, third-party APIs, web apps, desktop apps, mobile apps and more.
Brian Markwalter, senior VP of research and standards, CEA, said, "As apps continue to revolutionize the delivery of content to consumers, this event provides a single venue for OEMs, platform vendors and service providers to promote their platforms and developer programs to the large cross section of developers who attend CES annually."
CEA's Developer University is geared toward third-party developers; system integrators; entrepreneurs; start-ups; software, game and communication developers and companies; content producers, publishers, distributors and aggregators; media companies; advertising agencies; students and others looking to broaden their understanding and skills to develop apps.
The Developer University event will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. January 12, 2012, in the Las Vegas Convention Center room S228. For more details, including full session listings visit:
. The event is free for attendees, but requires CES registration (
) and an event RSVP at
. For more information, contact Deepak Joseph at