U.S. Central-Region Companies to Display Cutting-Edge Technology Products at the 2011 International CES
90 Central-Region U.S. Tech Companies to Exhibit at 2011 CES
ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ninety technology companies based in the Central region of the United States (Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Texas) will showcase their latest consumer electronics products at the 2011 International CES®. The world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, the 2011 International CES, will run January 6-9, 2011 with 2,500 exhibitors and more than 120,000 attendees from more than 130 countries.
“Jasco has been with CES for more than 30 years and it’s still the must-attend event for the consumer electronics industry,” said Cameron Trice, executive VP of marketing and product development for Jasco Products Company, based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. “It’s an opportunity for the CE industry to show off the latest in advanced technology, and with thousands of top executives and buyers, it’s a key sales tool for any company. We’re excited to see what the 2011 CES holds in store.”
CES will feature 20 market-specific TechZones, including new destinations: 3D@Home, with content creators, service providers and TV manufacturers that make 3D in the home a reality; Access on the Go, with devices changing the way content is accessed, showcasing the most innovative devices in eBooks, netbooks, smartbooks and tablets; Broadband Communications, highlighting the role of the underlying infrastructure in expanding broadband capacity; and Connected Home Appliances which will bring white goods to the show floor for the first time in CES history, including the latest interactive, energy efficient and SmartGrid enabled appliances.
“We are thrilled to launch our Data Locker 3.0 at the 2011 CES,” said Jay W. Kim, Founder and COO of Data Locker Inc. of Lenexa, Kansas. “There is no better place in the world to introduce a new product, and we believe that data security will be a key theme at this year’s show.”
Other new TechZones include: Mobile DTV, featuring consumer devices that bring the digital living room to the car and portable devices; the Electric Vehicle TechZone highlighting a full range of high and low speed vehicles, energy storage devices and charging equipment; and Sports and Fitness Tech, focused on tools for the sports enthusiast and key trends impacting the multi-billion dollar sports, fitness and outdoors markets. The 2011 CES is also bringing back the popular EHX@CES, the Gaming Showcase, HDMI, Home Plug, the iLounge Pavilion, CES’ fastest growing TechZone, Location Based Services, Robotics, Safe Driver, Sustainable Planet, USB, Wireless Mobility and Zigbee. In addition, the 2011 CES will feature these lifestyle TechZones: Digital Health, HigherEd Tech, Kids@Play, Mommy Tech and Silvers Summit.
“Parks Associates kicks off the 2011 CES on January 6 with CONNECTIONS Summit, featuring speakers from Best Buy, Intel, Rovi, Blockbuster and other industry leaders,” said Kurt Scherf, VP, principal analyst, Parks Associates in Dallas, Texas. “With the proliferation of mobile and connected CE, consumers will have multiple content and service options and extensive reach into the home with every device they have. Our CONNECTIONS Summit and the 2011 CES will be key opportunities to network with leaders to address new opportunities and business strategies.”
Entertainment Matters is a new International CES program for entertainment professionals attending CES, with customized special exhibits, conference programs and events for the Hollywood community. In addition, the CES Conference Program will feature more than 300 conference sessions with 900 high-level speakers.
“Murata’s component, wireless module, and chipset products are an integral part of advanced consumer electronics including mobile devices, computers, automotive electronics and home electronics,” said Dennis McCain, director of marketing for Plano, Texas based Murata Wireless Solutions. “CES is the ideal forum for Murata to demonstrate to a global audience of users and designers why our innovative products are trusted for use in so many SMART HOME and SMART LIFE applications.”
For a complete listing of CES exhibitors, please visit the 2011 CES Exhibitor Directory at CESweb.org.