Scheduled for 25th to 27th May in Shanghai, the Consumer Electronics Association has announced that registration for the 2015 International CES Asia is now live. The inaugural event will showcase the latest products and technologies entering the Asian marketplace.
CEA is co-producing the event with Intex Shanghai and special co-organisers including the Chinese Electronic Chamber of Commerce and the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Machinery and Electronic Product.
Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA, commented: “With our strong Chinese partners, our reputation for producing the world's best innovation event, the dynamism of Shanghai and the huge importance of technology and branding, we believe the International CES Asia is poised for success."
The full breadth and depth of the Asian marketplace’s innovation value-chain will be on display at CES Asia, which will span 20,000 square meters (8,500 net square meters) of exhibit space in its first year. Major trends and product categories, including 3D printing, robotics, sensors, the IoT and wearables, will be prominently featured across the show floor and in the conference programme. Companies set to exhibit include GGMM, Thinking Group, Audi, Ford, Garmin, Gibson Brands, Hisense, IBM, Intel, Monster and TomTom.
Audi AG Chairman Rupert Stadler will deliver a pre-show keynote address at the event, scheduled for 5pm on 24th May. Audi will host a reception from 6 to 7.30pm, following the address.
"The 2015 International CES Asia will showcase the latest innovations from major companies representing some of the world’s largest economies, providing unparalleled exposure to the dynamic Chinese marketplace. CES Asia attendees will experience the latest advancements in consumer technology, making the show a must-attend for technology executives, international buyers and media," said Karen Chupka, Senior Vice President, Corporate Business Strategy and International CES, CEA.