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CES 2016: More than 50 Football Fields-Worth of Innovation

Kelsey Pommer, Manager, Digital Media Marketing, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™

The exhibitors have arrived, the booths have been built and as of 10 AM this morning, the show floor doors have been opened. As you head out exploring on the first day of CES 2016, check out these fun facts about this year’s show.
  • CES 2016 covers 2.4 million NSF of exhibit space – the equivalent to 50 football fields of innovation!
  • 45,000+ international attendees will travel to CES 2016 – that’s more than the entire population of Monaco.
  • International attendees at CES 2016 represent 150 countries – 70 percent greater than the number of countries represented in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, which featured 88 nations (a record-number of countries for the Winter Games).
  • Some 20,000 new products will launch this week at CES 2016.
  • CES saves executives from travelling an estimated 3.5 million miles for business trips. Each attendee has an average of 33 meetings at CES.
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