iLounge NYC Launches as Destination for Apple® Accessories, Engadget Joins gdgt With New Expanded Live and CE Week Adds Major Events for Women in Tech
CE Week 2013
NEW YORK--CE Week, the consumer electronics and technology industry's annual mid-year event, today announced the addition of several new events and conferences to the CE Week 2013 line-up. These additions, combined with the return of popular events from year's past, will make CE Week 2013 the largest and most robust CE Week to-date.
CE Week will bring together global companies and innovators for a week of conferences, exhibitions, workshops and networking events, June 24-28, 2013, in New York City. The ever-popular CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits, CE Week's official show headquarters, is scheduled for June 26-27 at the Altman Building and Metropolitan Pavilion.
Events and conferences for CE Week 2013 include:
*Engadget+gdgt Live: For the third consecutive year, the innovative event series that brings technology brands and gadget enthusiasts together from around the country, will kick off CE Week on June 24 at the Altman Building.
*Women in CE Forum: The second annual Career Enhancement Forum, 'Empower Your Entrepreneurial Spirit,' returns to the Rubin Museum of Art on June 25. The event will include keynotes from Kay Koplovitz, Founder of USA Networks, and Mika Brzezinski, Co-Host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" and Bestselling Author of "Know Your Value."
*iLounge NYC at CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits: The new VIP event on June 25 and two-day exhibition on June 26-27 will bring the excitement and vitality of the thriving Apple® accessory industry to Manhattan, showcasing the best upcoming iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod® products.
*Connected Car Conference (C3): Co-produced by car technology expert and distinguished journalist Doug Newcomb (Wired, Edmunds.com, MSN Auto), this new half-day program on June 25 at the Metropolitan Pavilion will bring the best and brightest in the automotive and consumer electronics worlds together to navigate the road ahead for the connected car.
*Ultra HD Conference: A new half-day conference on June 25, bringing together leading technologists, marketers, broadcasters and home entertainment executives to share their views on the viability of the Ultra HD market, an overview of the their individual roadmaps to market, and a range of opinions about how, ultimately, Ultra HD content is going to be delivered to the household.
*Showstoppers at CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits: A press preview event for CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits on June 26 at 8:30 am. Media will get a sneak-peek at product debuts and see who will be making headlines before the show officially opens.
*FashionWare NYC at CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits: Produced by Robin Raskin, founder and president of Living in Digital Times, the new FashionWare exhibit on June 26-27, and runway show on June 26, will celebrate the most stylish, sophisticated and unique designs in high-tech fashion.
*Digital Health Summit at CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits: On June 26, Jill Gilbert and Robin Raskin, both renowned speakers in the field of digital health, will explore the booming markets of next generation medical devices, remote monitoring, mHealth apps and products, cloud-based medical services and wellness and fitness devices at this new event.
*Mobile Apps Showdown at CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits: Produced by Robin Raskin and Living in Digital Times, the Mobile Apps Showdown NYC Competition will put the best and brightest in mobile app technology on display. During the live showdown on June 26, ten finalists will put their apps to the test and the audience will cast the deciding vote on the best app.
*The Techlicious Summit at CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits: In this new half-day conference on June 27, Suzanne Kantra, Founder of Techlicious, will discuss how women make tech purchases, what type of messaging resonates with women, how to reach women through social channels and what's on women's wish lists this holiday season.
*2nd Screen Summit NYC (S3): Produced by 2nd Screen Society in partnership with Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News magazines, S3 will be a gathering of CE, Broadcast, Advertising and Content Holder executives and their service provider partners for a half-day of information, market statistics, education and thought leadership around the emerging 2nd Screen ecosystem on June 27 at Clearview Cinemas Chelsea.
Registration for CE Week 2013 opens on April 15. For more information about CE Week and the CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits, visit www.ceweekny.com.
About CE Week
CE Week, trade-only event, is the consumer electronics (CE) industry's weeklong, citywide event in New York City. The official mid-year conference and new technology showcase includes the event headquarters, CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits, which is the site of CE Week's largest exhibition hall and conference program. CE Week is organized in association with the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, along with Martin Porter Associates and Consumer Technology Publishing Group/NAPCO, publisher of Dealerscope, Custom Retailer and Tell Magazines.