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CES 2018: What to do on Thursday

Sara Rice, Social Media Intern, Consumer Technology Association
We’re on the third day of CES 2018. Whether you’re planning on spending your day in Tech East, Tech West, Tech South or shuttling between venues, here’s what you can do on Thursday.

CES Sports Zone
As the global event for technology innovation, CES provides the perfect opportunity to discover the trends disrupting the sports world. Presented by Turner Sports and supported by The Sports Innovation Lab, the new CES Sports Zone will showcase the technology impacting the business of sports, on and off the field. Located in Tech West, Sands, Halls A-D. 

Shark Tank Open Call
8-11 AM, Tech West, Venetian, Level 4, Delfino Ballroom
Entrepreneurs and innovators have the opportunity to attend the Shark Tank Open Call during CES on January 11. Doors open at 8 AM and numbered wristbands will be distributed from 9-11 AM. Only those with a wristband will be seen.

Innovation Awards Showcase Day 3
9 AM-6 PM Tech West, Venetian, Ballroom E/F
See the Innovation Award honorees' brand-new consumer technology products that are recognized for outstanding product design and engineering.

Last Gadget Standing
10:30 AM-12 PM January 11, Tech East, LVCC, North Hall, Room N257
Last Gadget Standing brings together hopeful tech innovators and an enthusiastic audience for one of the most anticipated events of CES. Ten products, each signifying a major trend at the show face off in a quick paced competition.

Extreme Tech Challenge Semi Finals                 
1-3 PM January 11, Tech West, Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2003
The Extreme Tech Challenge, the world’s largest startup competition will be returning to CES. The Top 10 will pitch their technology live on stage to a panel of judges.

NBA on TNT and Inside the NBA
4-11 PM January 11, Tech West, Sands, Halls A-D, 45222
TNT’s Inside the NBA studio team will broadcast live from the show floor. Join host Ernie Johnson and analysts Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O’Neal for pre-game, halftime and post-game coverage.

CES 2018 Conference Program
Explore the full CES 2018 conference program. Choose from individual sessions or conference tracks centered on more than 20 topics.

CES Marketplaces
CES Marketplaces are exhibit areas that group new technology markets and feature up-and-coming products, services and companies. Take a journey throughout the show floor and see new technology ranging from gaming and robotics to smart homes and self-driving tech.

Download the CES 2018 App, available for iOS and Android, to get the most out of your CES experience. 

Listen to the CES 2018 Media Round Table (Day 2) episode from CES Tech Talk.