The Consumer Electronics Show opened to great fanfare earlier today. After a pre-launch opening Wednesday night with speakers from Microsoft and other major vendors, the official convention showcase opened to the public earlier today. The Consumer Electronics Show, hosted in Las Vegas, Nevada, is presented by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA).
The Consumer Electronics Association is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the $173 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,200 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA also sponsors and manages the International CES – Where Entertainment, Technology and Business Converge. All profits from CES are reinvested into CEA’s industry services.
The Consumer Electronics Show provides a wide variety of tracks to consumers from Computer Gadgets, Computer Repair products, Vehicle Technology Highlights, Government Information, and other Foreign Product highlights. Spread out across multiple conventions centers throughout Las Vegas, the Consumer Electronics Show has something for everyone.