December 30, 2014
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) says the 2015 International CES will feature the “largest ever showcase of products, services and technologies that make up the Internet of Things (IoT), with more than 900 exhibitors planning to share offerings that harness the power of the network to connect everyday devices.”
Owned and produced by CEA, the 2015 CES will run Jan. 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nev.
“The Internet of Things is the hottest topic in tech right now,” said Karen Chupka, senior vice president, International CES and corporate business strategy, CEA. “It’s all about the opportunity to connect everyday items like cars, home security systems and kitchen appliances to networked devices like PCs and smartphones for greater control and management of our everyday lives.”
Exhibitors participating in the marketplace include eyeSight Mobile Technologies, Logbar and QuickLogic Corp.
In addition, the Smart Home Marketplace will showcase a smarter, more efficient home accelerated by smartphones and tablets interacting with a myriad of connected objects and devices, from basic security systems to connected lighting systems.
Some of the 2015 CES exhibitors expected to showcase IoT technologies include Bosch, Lowe’s, Konnect Labs, iDevices, Muzzley and Blinksight among others.
2015 CES keynoters Boo-Keun Yoon, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel Corp., are also expected to share their insights on IoT innovations.