Tag: CES 2019

Why CES Group is investing in diversity ventures for the first time

The Consumer Technology Association has been criticized in the past for falling short on diversity when it comes to keynote speakers at CES, the big tech trade show that takes place in Las Vegas each January. But CTA, the lobby group that stages CES, has taken some of that criticism to heart, and it recently […]

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How CES is getting back on track with sexual innovation and diversity

The Consumer Technology Association acknowledged in May that it messed up when it rescinded a Consumer Electronics Show innovation award for Lora DiCarlo, a sex toy maker, and the trade association that sponsors the big trade show apologized. And today the CTA tried to make it right by revising its policy around sex technology. The […]

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CTA: U.S. consumer tech sales will grow 2.2% to a record $401 billion in 2019

U.S. consumer tech sales will grow 2.2% to $401 billion in 2019, according to a forecast by the Consumer Technology Association, the trade group that stages the annual Consumer Electronics Show trade event each January. The record growth will come from the growing popularity of streaming services, artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled emerging devices, and in-vehicle technology. […]

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