Launches rock. They create buzz, bring people together and can even change the way the world works and thinks. In this edition of Up to the Minute, get the skinny on a handful of the hundreds of launches happening at CES, including one of our very own.
Qualcomm’s Dr. Paul Jacobs to Deliver Preshow Keynote Address
Dr. Paul Jacobs, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Qualcomm, will present the preshow keynote address this year at 6:30 p.m. Monday, January 7, in The Venetian’s Palazzo Ballroom. Dr. Jacobs’ keynote will feature Qualcomm’s new Born Mobile campaign that addresses mobile technology’s role in the connected mobile world. Qualcomm has mobile computing in its DNA, and we look forward to hearing Dr. Jacob’s vision of the future for both the generation born with a tablet in hand, and the rest of us who are becoming more mobile each day. This keynote demonstrates the crucial role that mobile technologies have at the International CES and increasingly throughout the world.
See details on all the keynotes at CES this year.
2013 SuperSessions: Informative, Provocative and FREE!
The best of what just happened, what’s about to happen and what could happen if the stars align — it’s all here, it’s all free and it’s sure to fill up fast. Where else can you hear the respected FCC chairman opine, then move to the wildly entertaining CNET’s Next Big Thing? Here’s the lineup. Find your seat.
The Human Body: The Next Digital Revolution
Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Games and Video
TV Connect at CES
CNET's Next Big Thing: Always On, The Constantly Connected Consumer Is Here
Mega Trends and Mobile First World
One-on-One with FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski
Argue the Future 2: Return of the Future
Reservations are Selling Out!
Hotels are filling quickly, but CES rates are still available at great CES hotels like Mandalay Bay for $278 and others like Circus Circus, Excalibur, and Luxor. See www.CESweb.org/hotel for a full list of rates and availability.
Remember: save time and money by taking the free CES shuttles to/from official CES hotels. We also have The Venetian Express to shuttle you quickly between the LVCC and The Venetian, and outbound airport shuttles on the last two days of the show. See http://www.cesweb.org/Hotel-Travel/CES-Shuttle-Service.aspx for a full schedule and flyer.
Welcome to the Launch Party
There’s nothing like the excitement of a launch, which is why we’re proud to announce Brand Matters, sponsored by MediaLink, for the 2013 show. Designed exclusively for marketing and advertising agency executives, Brand Matters highlights the conference sessions, exhibits and events that matter most at the world’s largest, most influential technology show. This new program provides essential insights into the changing technologies, platforms and touch points that will be critical to the future of advertising and media. Visit CESweb.org/brandmatters to learn more. Use priority code B7 to register for CES, and be part of the Brand Matters program.
Get the Latest Innovation News from CEA
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA®), producer of the International CES®, is relaunching its flagship publication, Consumer Electronics Vision magazine, under a new name: It Is Innovation (i3) and the inaugural edition will launch at CES in January! i3 will highlight all things innovation -- the inventions and start-ups, the ideas, strategies and leadership skills that exemplify the industry and the technologies in the pipeline.
It Is Innovation (i3) is a great way to stay up to date on the latest innovation news as well as the perfect place to promote your message to the industry. As the official publication of CEA, i3 has exclusive distribution to areas of the show that no other publication receives, including 3,000 exhibitor booths, pub bins, CEA lounges, executive suites, the press room, the VIP lunchroom, CES Unveiled and the Innovations Award Showcase. Purchase your ads now through November 30. Contact Dan Cole today for more information about special introductory pricing and don’t forget to pick up your copy at CES.
Living in Digital Times, Tech for Life
CloudBase3 Apps, a new TechZone dedicated to the explosive transition to cloud computing, is designed as a showcase center for demonstrations, education and information across the cloud computing spectrum for both small and large businesses. This new destination, which is part of the Living in Digital Times series of TechZones, ocated at The Venetian, will also feature several CES keynotes, Eureka Park and other cutting-edge exhibits.
Living in Digital Times also sponsors:
Kids@Play: Featuring technologies that educate and facilitate learning for the next generation of consumers, including the latest kiddie tablets, the rise of apps, e-books and more. (The Venetian)
MommyTech: Products and services that reach and influence moms who love tech and have a vocal and vibrant presence in the market. (The Venetian)
HigherEdTECH: See technological breakthroughs that will alter what it means to go to college. (The Venetian)
Silvers Summit: An area celebrating boomers. (LVCC)
Digital Health Summit: The fastest growing part of the digital industry aims to correct one of the biggest problems we face as a society – maintaining our health. (LVCC)
FitnessTech: The body is the device at the center of this new world of inputs and outputs. (LVCC)
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