Technology & Standards Fall Forum

Sept. 26-29, 2022 | San Diego, CA

This September, the Technology & Standards Fall Forum will return to the West Coast for four days of industry meetings and networking opportunities.

This is an exclusive opportunity to make valuable face-to-face connections with industry-leading consumer technology engineers, CTOs, product planners, designers, executives and more to discuss where the industry is headed.

Topics will include:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Digital Health
  • Metaverse
  • Consumer Radar
  • Video Technology
  • And more.

View full schedule of events.

Featured Award

Recognize a Colleague Today

Nominate your colleagues for their commitment to excellence through CTA’s Technology & Standards Awards Program. Candidates for these awards demonstrate leadership through their strategic vision and significantly contribute to projects that benefit the industry through CTA’s standards committees.

2021 Panel Sessions

Watch sessions from last year's fall forum below.

Technology Trends Talk

CTA analysts will examine the trends and technologies shaping innovation and consumer behavior this year and beyond.


  • Steve Koenig, VP of Research, Consumer Technology Association
  • Lesley Rohrbaugh, Director of Research, Consumer Technology Association

Leadership Roundtable: Connectivity and the Future of Consumer Technology

Executive leaders from top technology companies explore the evolving connectivity ecosystem and the trends that will define the future of consumer technology.


  • Nandhu Nandhakumar, Senior Vice President, LG Electronics (moderator)
  • Alicia Abella, Managing Director, Google
  • James Buczkowski, Interim Vice President, Research and Advance Engineering, Ford Motor Company
  • Derek Peterson, Chief Technology Officer, Boingo Wireless

The Future of Content

Industry leaders explore the disruptive tech trends changing content consumption, entertainment and consumer behavior.


  • JD Beltran, Director & Founder, Center for Creative Sustainability (moderator)
  • Kaki Navarre, VP, Product Management & Media Technology, Walt Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution
  • Bart Spriester, VP & General Manager of Content & Streaming Provider Solutions, Comcast Technology Solutions