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Press Release | February 22, 2024

Consumer Technology Association Names Kinsey Fabrizio President; Gary Shapiro to Continue as CEO

Today, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® is announcing Kinsey Fabrizio as president of CTA. Previously, Fabrizio served as Senior Vice President CES and Membership. In her new role, she will sit on the Executive Board and will be responsible for the following departments: CES, CTA Membership, CTA Conferences and Marketing and Communications. Fabrizio will also speak for the association on all matters.

ARLINGTON, VA
Press Release | February 20, 2024

CTA Research: Exploring Gen Z Views and Preferences in Technology

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® is releasing a new study, Exploring Technology Preferences Among Gen Z, revealing how shifting interests among Gen Z consumers (11-26) in the U.S. are affecting the consumer technology industry. The study finds 86% of Gen Z agree that technology is essential to their lives, notably higher than older generational cohorts.

Arlington, VA
Press Release | February 07, 2024

ICYMI: CTA’s Gary Shapiro Joins Reps. Balderson and Kelly to Announce the Congressional Digital Health Caucus

Thursday morning in the Rayburn Office Building on Capitol Hill, Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) President and CEO Gary Shapiro stood alongside Congressman Troy Balderson (R-OH) and Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-IL) to announce the newly-established Congressional Digital Health Caucus.  

Washington, D.C
Press Release | February 07, 2024

CTA and ACC Collaborate to Tackle Cardiovascular Disease with Technology

CTA and the ACC recognize there is strong potential for cardiac monitoring (through Consumer Cardiovascular Technology Solutions) to help identify and screen patients with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) and related arrhythmias to alert the right clinical groups for early support and reduction in mortality rates. 

Arlington, VA
Press Release | February 01, 2024

Consumer Technology Association Joins U.S. Reps. Balderson, Kelly in Launching Congressional Digital Health Caucus

Today the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) is praising the creation of the new bipartisan Congressional Digital Health Caucus on Capitol Hill. The Caucus launched by U.S. Reps. Troy Balderson (R-Ohio) and Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) will help keep lawmakers up to date about new developments in digital health innovation to ensure all Americans will be able to access new life-changing - and potentially life-saving – health technology.

ARLINGTON, Va.
Press Release | January 22, 2024

CTA Congratulates Glenda MacMullin on 20 Years of Service

Today the Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) is recognizing Glenda MacMullin for her 20 years of dedicated service and announcing her retirement at the end of 2024.

Arlington, VA
Press Release | January 12, 2024

CES 2024: The Global Platform Defining Our Future

CES® 2024 closes today, after an exhilarating week that set the technology narrative for the year ahead. With 4300+ exhibitors, including a record 1400+ startups from around the globe in Eureka Park®, CES showcased the innovative trends shaping tomorrow and solving the world’s most pressing challenges.

LAS VEGAS
Press Release | January 12, 2024

CTA Contributes $125K to Support Sustainability Efforts in Nevada

The Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) today announced the recipients of its CES® 2024 Green Grants, which provides $125,000 in total funding to three Nevada organizations focused on sustainability.

LAS VEGAS
Press Release | January 12, 2024

Consumer Technology Association Releases New Report Showing That Revoking PNTR for China = Massive Inflation for American Consumers

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) today released a new report showing the dire consequences for American consumers if Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) status for China is revoked, as some in Congress propose.

Las Vegas, NV
Press Release | January 09, 2024

The Future is ALL ON: CES 2024 Opens, Showcasing the Latest Innovations in AI, Sustainability and Mobility

CES® 2024 opened today showing it is the venue to set the agenda for the year ahead in technology, business and entertainment, even powering a surge in global awareness as companies began debuting innovative technologies.

LAS VEGAS
Press Release | January 09, 2024

Consumer Technology Association Launches Consumer Technology Circularity Initiative

The Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) today launched the Consumer Technology Circularity Initiative (CTCI), a groundbreaking and voluntary industry initiative to reduce waste, encourage more reuse, enhance recycling, reduce climate impact, and see less disposal of consumer electronics.

LAS VEGAS
Press Release | January 04, 2024

Consumer Technology Association Forecast: U.S. Tech Industry Revenue to Rise 2.8% in 2024

Leading into CES® 2024, the Consumer Technology Association® projects retail revenues for the U.S. consumer technology industry will grow 2.8% in 2024 to $512 billion (up $14 billion from 2023).

Press Release | January 04, 2024

What Not to Miss at CES 2024

Arlington, VA
Press Release | December 28, 2023

Meet the Stars: Celebrity Guests at CES 2024

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® today announced a star-studded lineup of celebrity appearances coming to CES 2024®, January 9-12 in Las Vegas.

ARLINGTON, VA
Press Release | December 18, 2023

Snap Co-Founder and CEO Evan Spiegel and MediaLink CEO Michael Kassan to Keynote CES 2024

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® announced today that Snap co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel will join MediaLink CEO Michael E. Kassan for a CES 2024® keynote moderated by CNBC Senior Media and Tech Correspondent Julia Boorstin.

ARLINGTON, VA
Press Release | December 07, 2023

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger to Highlight the Impact of Bringing AI to Everyone, Everywhere during CES 2024 Keynote

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® announced today that Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger will keynote at CES 2024. On January 9, alongside CNBC Nasdaq correspondent Kristina Partsinevelos, Gelsinger will discuss the critical roles that silicon and software play in making AI more accessible, providing powerful compute and enabling modern economies.

ARLINGTON, VA
Press Release | November 30, 2023

CTA Announces Official Media Days Schedule for CES 2024

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® announced the official lineup for CES® 2024 Media Days, an exclusive, media-only event that takes place in Las Vegas before CES opens to the tech industry.

Arlington, VA
Press Release | November 16, 2023

Best Buy CEO Corie Barry and Fortune CEO Alan Murray to Headline CES 2024 Leaders in Technology Dinner

Best Buy CEO Corie Barry will be the CES 2024® Leaders in Technology (LIT) dinner headline speaker and Fortune CEO Alan Murray will host a one-on-one discussion with Barry. This invitation-only event on January 10, brings together policymakers, technologists, media and entrepreneurs. 

Arlington, VA
Press Release | November 15, 2023

The Consumer Technology Association Announces CES 2024 Innovation Awards Honorees

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® today announced its CES® 2024 Innovation Awards honorees – including 36 products recognized as the year’s ‘Best of Innovation.’ The CES Innovation Awards is an annual competition honoring outstanding design and engineering in consumer technology products across 29 product categories.

Arlington, VA

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