May 6, 2014 16:46 UTC

Top Technology Influencers to Provide Key Insights at CES Unveiled Warsaw

Inaugural event held in conjunction with the 5th Innovative Economy Congress will feature CES news, market research and tabletop exhibition networking event

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ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) ® today announced a lineup of programming for its inaugural CES Unveiled Warsaw, which will be held in conjunction with the 5th Innovative Economy Congress. As part of a 2014 series of international showcases held in key target markets around the world, CES Unveiled Warsaw will feature breaking news about the 2015 International CES®, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, as well as targeted market research and exhibitors showcasing the latest tech innovations.

Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA, will keynote the 5th Innovative Economy Congress and will serve on the Disruptive Technology Innovation Panel along with other top tech influencers to share industry insight. CES Unveiled Warsaw programming also will include a CES press conference to share exciting CES news and trends, and a market research presentation that will deliver in-depth, targeted global data focused on hot products and regional preferences forecasting the most desirable consumer electronics (CE) products for 2014 and beyond.

“We look forward to bringing our CES Unveiled event series to Warsaw,” said Shapiro. “Central Europe has evolved into a significant tech hub that is driving global innovation. From budding startups to established global brands, CES Unveiled Warsaw will launch the next generation of innovation to media, analysts and other industry affiliates during a day of dynamic programming and networking while serving as an event showcase for the upcoming 2015 International CES.”

This one-day, invite-only event brings together leading technology companies from Poland and the surrounding Central European countries. Top media and analysts, buyers, investors and key industry influencers will be on hand to see the world’s latest tech trends across the Central European marketplace during a tabletop networking exhibition. CES Unveiled Warsaw is scheduled for Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in Warsaw, Poland.

CES Unveiled Warsaw will run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on June 17 at the Muranów Conference Center (Museum of the History of Polish Jews). The following event schedule highlights a dynamic lineup of programming and speakers:

 

CES Unveiled Warsaw

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Muranów Conference Center / Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Warsaw, Poland

   

9-10 a.m.

Registration

 

10-11 a.m.

5th Innovative Economy Congress Keynote Address

-- Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, CEA
 

11:15 a.m.–Noon

Market Research and Trends Presentation (Invitation Only)

-- Shawn DuBravac, Chief Economist and Sr. Director of Research, CEA
 

Noon-12:30 p.m.

CES Press Conference: Highlights and Updates (Invitation Only)

-- Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, CEA
 

12:45-2:15 p.m.

Disruptive Technology Innovation Panel

Moderator: Jacek Żakowski

A Panel of market analysts, academics, decision makers and business executives, including CEA’s Gary Shapiro, will discuss the potential for and challenges of today’s disruptive technologies, specifically competitive advantages and the need for new business models
 

2:15-4 p.m.

Tabletop Networking Exhibition

Product showcase and networking reception will feature exhibitor tabletops
 

CES Unveiled Warsaw highlights the dynamism of the consumer technology industry, leading up to the 2015 International CES and is designated for members of the media, CE industry analysts, the investor community and executives of the tech industry.

Companies interested in exhibiting at the CES Unveiled Warsaw should contact Tira Baror at tbaror@CE.org. Editorial press interested in covering the event, please contact Allison Fried at afried@CE.org. For more event information, visit http://www.cesweb.org/2015unveiled.

Note to Editors: The official name of the global technology event is “International CES.” Subsequent references to the show can be shortened to “CES.” Please do not use “Consumer Electronics Show” to refer to the International CES.

About CES:

The International CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for more than 40 years—the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the industry. And because it is owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the technology trade association representing the $208 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers to a forum where the industry’s most relevant issues are addressed. Follow CES online at www.CESweb.org and through social media: http://www.cesweb.org/social

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 2014 Technology & Standards Spring Forum
    May 19-23, 2014, Seattle, WA
  • CES Unveiled Warsaw
    June 17, 2014, Warsaw, Poland
  • CE Week
    June 23-27, 2014, New York, NY
    • CE Week Exhibits
      June 25-26, 2014, New York, NY
  • CEA Annual Member Meeting
    Sept. 30-Oct. 2, 2014, Phoenix, AZ
  • CES Unveiled Paris
    October 22, 2014, Paris, France
  • CES Unveiled New York
    November 11, 2014, New York, NY
  • CES Unveiled Las Vegas
    January 4, 2015, Las Vegas, NV
  • 2015 International CES
    January 6-9, 2015, Las Vegas, NV

Contacts

Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)
Allison Fried, 703-907-7603
afried@CE.org
www.CESweb.org
or
PRIMUM Public Relations
Michal Kwietniewski, +48-728-313-510
m.kwietniewski@primum.pl


Source: Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)