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 Innovate! and Celebrate, 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 Spring Forum May 1 - 3, 2018 Santa Clara, CA Join CTA in Santa Clara, 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 2018 June 13 - 15, 2018 Shanghai, China Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ and co-produced by Intex Shanghai, CES Asia is the premier event for the consumer technology industry, showcasing the full breadth and depth of the innovation value-chain in the Asian marketplace.
CEO Summit June 24 - 27, 2018 Barcelona, Spain 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.

Past Events

Name Date Location Description
CES Unveiled Las Vegas Tuesday, January 3, 2017 Las Vegas CES Unveiled Las Vegas is the official media event of CES, welcoming press and industry analysts from more 150 countries and taking place two days before the start of CES.
Winter Break March 9 - 12, 2017 Snowmass 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 4, 2017 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, April 5, 2017 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.
New American Jobs Summit Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Washington, D.C. Produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), the New American Jobs Summit will gather policymakers, industry leaders and key influencers to examine the future of jobs in the United States. The Summit will explore how government and the private sector can collaborate to develop a competitive workforce, create new high-wage jobs and foster economic growth in the face of rapid technological innovation, an aging population and increased global competition.
Technology & Standards Fall Forum September 25 - 29, 2017 San Diego 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.
Innovate Celebrate October 9 - 11, 2017 San Francisco, CA From disruptors and startups to the most established brands, Innovate Celebrate connects the consumer technology industry around the theme of fostering innovation in companies of all sizes.
CES Unveiled Paris Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Paris, France An expected 80 tech companies, including budding startups and global brands, from throughout France will showcase the latest transformative technologies at the 5th edition of CES Unveiled Paris.
CES Unveiled Amsterdam Thursday, October 26, 2017 Amsterdam, Netherlands The best technology from Netherlands and the surrounding region will be on display at the inaugural CES Unveiled Amsterdam.
CTA-861 PlugFest23 October 29 - November 2, 2017 Burlingame CTA’s PlugFests allow manufacturers to come together and test interfaces in a semi-private, round robin fashion.
CT Hall of Fame Dinner Tuesday, November 7, 2017 New York, NY The CT 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 9, 2017 New York CES Unveiled New York returns to the Big Apple for its 13th year on Nov. 9, 2017. Two months before CES 2018, the event brings dozens of exhibitors and startups ready to show off the future of tech before the new year.
CES 2018 January 9 - 12, 2018 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.