Events

Event List

We hold a variety of events to educate the consumer technology industry and unite manufacturers, retailers and market movers. From the flagship CES to CEO Summit and Digital Patriots Dinner, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ works year-round to grow and shape the future of consumer technologies.

Coming Events

Name Date Location Description
Technology & Standards Fall Forum September 23 - 27, 2019 Los Angeles The CTA Technology & Standards Forum is an event where engineers, product managers and people from technology alliances gather to hear presentations, network, share information and develop standards.
Startup and VC Exchange Wednesday, September 25, 2019 San Francisco, CA Expand your network, meet with industry leaders and connect with startups and investors at Startup and VC Exchange.
CES Unveiled in Amsterdam, Netherlands Thursday, October 17, 2019 Amsterdam, Netherlands The best technology from Netherlands and the surrounding region will be on display at CES Unveiled Amsterdam.
CES Unveiled in Paris, France Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Paris, France CES Unveiled returns to France for a seventh edition to showcase the country's entrepreneurship and dedication to innovation.
CTA-861 PlugFest October 27 - 31, 2019 Los Angeles CTA’s PlugFests allow manufacturers to come together and test interfaces in a semi-private, round robin fashion.
CES 2020 January 7 - 10, 2020 Las Vegas Held in Las Vegas every year, CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies and where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace.

Past Events

Name Date Location Description
Consumer Technology Hall of Fame Dinner Wednesday, November 7, 2018 New York, NY The Consumer Technology Hall of Fame pays tribute to the leaders who have advanced innovation and developed a foundation for the consumer technologies we enjoy today and others still to come.
CES Unveiled New York Thursday, November 8, 2018 New York CES Unveiled New York returned to the Big Apple for its 14th year. Taking place two months before CES 2019, the event brought dozens of exhibitors and startups ready to show off the future of tech before the new year.
CES Unveiled Las Vegas Sunday, January 6, 2019 Las Vegas CES Unveiled Las Vegas is the official media event of CES, welcoming press and industry analysts from more 150 countries, and it takes place before the start of CES.
Innovation Policy Day Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Austin Innovation Policy Day is a day-long summit that brings together a diverse group of panelists to discuss policies that impact the emerging and disruptive technologies changing the way we live and work.
Winter Break March 21 - 24, 2019 Park City Winter Break is an exclusive retreat designed to maximize networking opportunities for attendees in an informal atmosphere while providing key industry insights.
Digital Patriots Dinner Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Washington, D.C. Join the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, as we celebrate the achievements of government leaders who champion innovation in consumer technology at this year's Digital Patriots Dinner.
CES on the Hill Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Washington, D.C. CES on the Hill is an invitation-only event open to Members of Congress, Hill staff, press and invited guests. See the latest technology innovations and learn about how tech is fueling growth in the U.S. economy.
Technology & Standards Spring Forum May 13 - 16, 2019 San Francisco, CA Join CTA in San Francisco, to learn, network and collaborate with industry experts as we discuss the latest consumer technologies and develop strategies for the future. There will be informative sessions, industry meetings and plenty of networking events.
CES Asia 2019 June 11 - 13, 2019 Shanghai, China CES Asia is owned and produced by the International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co. Ltd. , a wholly foreign-owned enterprise by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), and is co-produced by Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co., Ltd (Shanghai Intex), a leading producer of international tradeshows in China.
CEO Summit June 23 - 26, 2019 Prague, Czech Republic The CTA CEO Summit presents a rare opportunity to network in an executive-only environment to gather insight helpful to your business and to focus on the issues most critical to the industry.