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What to See at #CES2015 on Monday, January 5

Kelsey Pommer, Sr. Coordinator, Digital Media Marketing, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™

The show floor may not open until Tuesday, but on Monday we’re kicking off the 2015 CES with a jam-packed schedule of keynotes, events and our official CES opening party.

  • 2015 CES Press Day, open exclusively to registered media and industry analysts, kicks off at 8 AM Monday morning with major product and company news before the opening of the  CES show floor. See the full schedule of press events on

  • The CES Conference Program also begins bright and early Monday morning. Conference sessions covering topics like entertainment and tech, disruptive technology, mobile content, startups and more will take place on January 5. See the full schedule of conference sessions here.

  • New for the 2015 CES, APPNATION VI will take place at The Cosmopolitan on Monday, January 5 and Tuesday, January 6. This two-day event is the largest of its kind in North America, focused exclusively on the business of apps and the broader consumer app economy. The mission of APPNATION is to help app developers of all shapes and sizes build great businesses through inspiring conferences, topical roundtable discussions and deep-dive workshops that deliver actionable advice and best practices.

  • Join us on Monday evening for two fantastic keynotes from leaders in our industry. Boo-Keun Yoon, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics, will deliver a keynote address at 6:30 PM on Monday, January 5 at The Venetian.  In a pre-show interview for the CEA Blog, BK Yoon summed up this keynote address in one word: “Possibilities.”

  • After the Samsung keynote at the Venetian, make your way over to The Cosmopolitan, where Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman, Board of Management/Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars, will talk autonomous vehicle technology and its impact on society, mobility and environment. His one word description of his keynote? “Freedom".

  • And the night isn’t over yet – stick around The Cosmopolitan for the CES Opening Party at Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub on the eve of the 2015 International CES. Attendees must bring their CES badge or a copy of the event pass. Join us in celebrating the beginning of another incredible show!
Welcome to the 2015 CES! What are you anxious to see this year?