CES 2019 is an event that highlights the pace of change in the world of technology and its impact on consumers behavior and the world of advertising and marketing. It is held from January 8 – 11 and is one of the largest events in the world. One of the largest groups to attend CES 2018 are retailers of which over 10,000 attended. According to a 2018 survey of attendees, 182,198 people attended CES in 2018 of which 63,784 were international visitors.
CES 2019 Features the Most Innovative Companies
A decade ago automotive companies first started to attend CES. Today there are 150 auto exhibitors will be spread across a space larger than four football fields and this year more categories are attending. Eureka Park will host a record 1,200 exhibitors from 40 different countries. CES will feature 4,500 exhibitors from 155 countries, regions and territories. Retailers visit CES every year to make connections with buyers and to keep up with the pace of change. Amazon, Microsoft Retail Stores, Apple, HP, Dell, Lenovo, Bose, Walmart, Costco, Target, Fry’s Electronics, Newegg, Sam’s Club, Staples, The Home Depot, HSN Inc, R.C. Willey Home Furnishings, B&H Photo Video and Rakuten all send teams to CES.
What to see at CES 2019?
It is impossible to attend hundreds of content sessions and meet with 5,700 exhibitors. Here are the main themes for retailers to focus on during your visit to CES.
- The practical consumer and marketing applications for artificial intelligence.
- Understanding the enabling processors and chip set in development to advertising and marketing.
- The role out and capabilities for 5G video consumption.
- Vehicle tech and self-driving cars and the car as a media platform.
- The rise of smart cites and location-based advertising.
- Technologies useful for disasters and personal safety.
- Medical therapeutics and new health application.
The pace of change is accelerating in the advertising and marketing marketplace on many levels. CES offers the premiere venue to understand the pace of change for advertising and marketing industries.
Retail Experience Tech Tour on January 8th
Experience technology from the companies that are driving the pace of change in retail today. Consumers are using chat bots, smartphones, apps and social in their shopping experience. Retailers are using location technology, sales associate tools, facial recognition, analytics and much more to improve the purchase funnel.
This tour will visit companies focused on both the technologies consumers are using and the latest technology cutting edge retailers use to delight, manage and measure the path to purchase.
Experience Las Vegas Retail Store Tours on January 8th Only With Retail Store Tours during CES
Experience unmatched retail innovation in Las Vegas during your visit to CES. See what makes Las Vegas retail the most profitable and cutting-edge retail destination in North America. Attendees can sign-up for experiential extravaganza of retail stores where you see, touch, and learn about current innovations. Hear from store manager of the leading retailers during the multi-store stop on the features, innovations, store design experience, customer service enhancements, and brand stories.
CIM Tours at CES has been curating executive experiences at CES Tours since 2015.
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian
Retail Store Tours at CES at The Venetian: The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, isn’t just a mere Las Vegas shopping mall, but a true shoppers paradise. With serenading gondoliers gliding down the Grand Canal, and the larger-than-life LOVE installation dominating the Waterfall Atrium of The Palazzo, your catered Retail Store Tour of world class retail stores, will provide our guests an experience beyond simple browsing.
Forum Shops at Caesar’s Place
Retail Store Tours at CES at Caesar’s Place: The legendary and grand, Caesars Palace which is the home to beautiful villas, gourmet dining, superstar shows, and The Forum Shops. Known as “The Shopping Wonder of the World”, The Forum Shops are a must-see, all-encompassing experience as Las Vegas’ definitive luxury shopping destination.