NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. is set to wow the crowds at CE Week 2015 with the coolest in-vehicle tech including the Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatible NEX in-dash receivers. CE Week, June 22-26, is New York City’s largest consumer electronics (CE) and technology event. The event brings together top media, industry analysts and technology thought leaders for innovative product debuts, a robust conference program and networking events all focused on innovative trends in the high tech world.
“Pioneer is looking forward to returning to New York and participating in CE Week 2015. It is a great opportunity to meet one-on-one with media and other influencers,” said Ted Cardenas, Vice President of Marketing, Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. “We are proud to be the first manufacturer to provide products that enable both Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. At this year’s show, we will demonstrate both smartphone connectivity solutions on our second generation NEX multimedia in-dash receivers.”
Beginning on Tuesday, June 23, attendees of the Connected Car Conference can enjoy a special media lunch and briefing sponsored by Pioneer from noon – 1 p.m. Following lunch, at the Connected Car Conference, Ted Cardenas, Vice President of Marketing for Pioneer Electronics, will be speaking on the panel "Using Tech to Protect and Serve Urban Commuters." Throughout the afternoon, Pioneer will be conducting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay in-vehicle demonstrations on an AVIC-8100NEX unit at the Metropolitan Pavilion from 1 – 3:15 p.m. and 4:45 – 7 p.m.
Pioneer will bring the latest smartphone connectivity for the vehicle to CE Week Exhibits and Conferences, June 24-25. Pioneer is the first manufacturer to offer both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay on its aftermarket in-dash receivers. Both iOS and Android compatible offerings will be demonstrated at Pioneer’s booth (#44) on 2015 NEX receivers installed in two Scion IQs and two soundproof demo booths, built specifically to simulate the in-vehicle environment.
In addition to exhibiting at CE Week Exhibits and Conferences, Pioneer will also hold a press conference and present on the CE Week demo stage on Wednesday, June 24. The Pioneer press conference will be held at 11:30 a.m. on the 2nd floor of the Metropolitan Pavilion and will discuss the impact of the smartphone on the revival of the car audio industry. At 3:30 p.m. Pioneer will take to the CE Week demo stage in the Networking Lounge for a 15-minute demo of the smartphone connectivity options of their NEX line of receivers, including Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
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About CE Week
CE Week is the consumer electronics (CE) industry’s official weeklong, citywide event in New York City. The official mid-year meeting, conference and new technology showcase includes the event headquarters, CE Week Exhibits, which is the site of CE Week’s largest exhibition hall and conference program. CE Week is produced by Martin Porter & Associates and Consumer Technology Publishing Group/NAPCO Media, publisher of Dealerscope, Technology Integrator and the Technology Tell Network.
About Pioneer Electronics
Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif., and its U.S. Web address is www.pioneerelectronics.com. Its parent company, Pioneer Corporation, is a preeminent manufacturer of high-performance audio/video and computer equipment for the car and cycle sports markets.