Gary Shapiro, president/CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) will deliver a keynote address at the 2011 SINOCES.
Organized by the Qingdao Municipal People's Government in conjunction with the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Machinery and Electronics Products (CCCME) and sponsored by CEA, the 2011 SINOCES is scheduled July 7-10 in Qingdao, China.
"China is an important market in the global consumer technology industry and SINOCES provides exhibitors and attendees with the opportunity to experience this growing marketplace," said Shapiro. "We are thrilled to partner with the city of Qingdao for the 2011 SINOCES and look forward to experiencing the dynamic products and trends on the SINOCES show floor."
Shapiro's address is scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, July 7 at the Shangri-La Hotel. The SINOCES
will feature sessions focused on key issues surrounding the global CE industry, including convergence, information security and government procurement.
CEA's delegation to Qingdao will include Randy Fry, president of Fry's Electronics and chairman of CEA's Executive Board. Additionally, CEA is sponsoring a VIP buyer program to SINOCES, which will include executives from leading companies such as Best Buy China, RadioShack and Office Depot China.
SINOCES is the largest trade event in China for the consumer technology industry. The 2011 show will feature more than 500 global technology companies including Haier, Hisense, Microsoft, Panasonic, Philips, Toshiba and Siemens, along with major China telecom carriers China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom.
Additionally, the International CES Best of Innovations Product Showcase will be on display at the upcoming 2011 SINOCES featuring more than 25 award-winning technology products impacting the CE industry. The Innovations Showcase is making its only appearance outside the United States, offering SINOCES attendees a unique opportunity to see some of the most innovative technology products in the world.
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