Congress and Technology Converge at CES on the Hill

CTA brings a taste of CES® to Capitol Hill during #CTATechWeek

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WHAT:

Produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, CES on the Hill gives members of Congress and key Hill staff the opportunity to experience for themselves the technologies that are changing our lives for the better and stand at the center of today’s top technology policy issues. The event showcases the tech innovators and products that are fueling job creation, driving the U.S. economy and improving our world. This year, CES on the Hill features the people, companies and technologies at the heart of current policy discussions on drones, immigration, patent reform, spectrum and the Internet of Things.

 

Exhibitor descriptions can be found here. Current CES on the Hill exhibitors include:

 

• athenahealth

• Bansen Labs

• Bosch

• DJI

• EverFi

• Oculus from Facebook

• Fitbit Inc

• Google

• Humetrix

• LG Electronics USA

• Lutron Electronics Co., Inc

• Microsoft Corporation

• Nuheara

• NVIDIA

• Panasonic

• Pandora

• Philips

• Phone2Action

• QWERTYFREE

• Samsung

• Snap Inc.

• Sony

• Tome Inc

• Visa Inc.

 

CES on the Hill is one of several policy-related events during CTA Tech Week, which also includes CTA’s Digital Patriots Dinner. CTA Tech Week is CTA’s premier lobbying week where member companies will visit with key members who influence tech policy. Click here to see highlights from last year’s CES on the Hill.

 

WHEN:

Wednesday, April 5
6-8 PM, with media preview at 5:30 PM
Rayburn House Office Building Cafeteria (B-357)
Independence Avenue and South Capitol Street
Washington, DC
 

DETAILS:

CES on the Hill is an invitation-only event open to Members of Congress, Hill staff, media and invited guests. Submit this form to register.

 

About Consumer Technology Association:

Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM is the trade association representing the $292 billion U.S. consumer technology industry, which supports more than 15 million U.S. jobs. 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 technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s industry services.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Digital Patriots Dinner
    April 4, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC
  • CES on the Hill
    April 5, Washington, DC
  • New American Jobs Summit
    May 3, Washington, DC
  • CES Asia 2017 - Register
    June 7-9, Shanghai, China
  • CEO Summit
    June 21-24, Amalfi Coast, Italy
  • Innovate! and Celebrate
    October 9-11, San Francisco, CA
  • CES 2018
    January 9-12, Las Vegas, NV

Contacts

Consumer Technology Association (CTA)
Izzy Santa, 703-907-4308
isanta@CTA.tech
www.CTA.tech
or
Sarah Brown, 703-907-4326
sbrown@CTA.tech
www.CES.tech

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Contacts

Consumer Technology Association (CTA)
Izzy Santa, 703-907-4308
isanta@CTA.tech
www.CTA.tech
or
Sarah Brown, 703-907-4326
sbrown@CTA.tech
www.CES.tech