ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More than 200 companies representing 20 countries have already signed up to exhibit at the second-annual CES Asia™ 2016 as it returns to Shanghai May 11-13 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ - formerly the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® - and co-produced by Intex Shanghai, CES Asia serves as the premier event for the Asian consumer technology market for global brands and budding startups alike.
“CES Asia brings together major companies and top level executives from a confluence of different influential industries that all touch the tech space in some way,” said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Technology Association. “Companies want to be a part of CES Asia as we continue to build strong momentum and gain a reputation as the place for businesses to expand their presence in the growing Asian marketplace.”
CES Asia provides exhibiting companies an incredible opportunity to present their latest innovations to key industry leaders, buyers, media and decision-makers from Asia and around the world.
The CES Asia show floor will span 40,000 gross square meters (20,000 net square meters) of exhibit space showcasing top tech across the themes of connectivity, innovation and the Internet of Things (IoT). The global technology industry will be represented at CES Asia across 15 product categories from 3D printing and smart home to vehicle technology and wearables. More, the recently announced Startup Park will be home to the latest ideas and innovation from budding entrepreneurs. Exhibiting companies are a global snapshot of the tech industry and represent 20 countries around the world, including:
- Mainland China
- Hong Kong
- South Korea
- United Arab Emirates
Influential brands will be at CES Asia to build momentum in the Asian marketplace, a sampling of which is outlined below. The complete Exhibitor Directory will be available at CESAsia.com in the coming weeks.
- Cobra Electronics
- Continental Automotive Holding
- Gibson Brands
Visit CESAsia.com for more information and to register for CES Asia 2016.
Note to Editors: Journalists traveling from outside of China will require a J-1 or J-2 visa. For questions about exhibiting at CES Asia, contact Brian Moon at bmoon@CE.org or +1 703-907-4351.
About Consumer Technology Association:
Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, formerly Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, is the trade association representing the $287 billion U.S. consumer technology industry. More than 2,200 companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are among the world’s best known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CTA also owns and produces CES® – the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technology. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s industry services.
About CES Asia:
Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM and co-produced by Intex, 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. Key global businesses come to this new event to grow and reinforce their brand by showcasing the latest products and technologies to CE industry executives, foreign buyers, international media and a limited number of consumers from China. Attendees have exclusive access to some of the largest brands from China and around the world, while celebrating the innovation that defines the CE industry.
About Intex Shanghai:
Intex Shanghai Co., Ltd is the sub joint venture company of CCPIT (China Council for the Promotion of International Trade) Shanghai, which started 1992 and jointly invested by Shanghai Hongqiao E&T Development Zone United Development Co., Ltd., CCPIT Shanghai and Istithmar P&O Estates FZE. Intex owns venue in Shanghai, and manages various exhibition venues outside of Shanghai, and also organizes and co-organizes about 10 international trade shows in China as a prominent producer of international tradeshows. Intex Shanghai is the vice chairman of SCEIA, the Deputy Director of CAEC and the member of UFI, and has a stand-out reputation in the domestic exhibition industry. Find Intex Shanghai online at www.intex-sh.com.
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