Ilse Jurriën : July 2nd 2005 - 13:30 CET
International CES sponsors Chinese SINOCES 2005
International CES sponsors Chinese SINOCES 2005 : The 2005 China International Consumer Electronics Show (SINOCES), China's largest consumer electronics event, opens today in Qingdao. Sponsored by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the producer of the International CES, the fourth annual SINOCES runs today through July 4 at the Qingdao International Convention Center. "SINOCES 2005 presents an excellent opportunity for CEA to reach out to the untapped and rapidly growing Chinese consumer electronics market," said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of CEA. "Partnering with the China Electronics Chamber of Commerce to host this event will allow us to increase the exposure of SINOCES internationally"|
SINOCES 2005 event - Support |
Gary Shapiro continued with: "Partnering will also help to foster trade opportunities between the United States and Chinese technology markets." SINOCES is the only consumer technology event supported by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, the Chinese Ministry of Information Industry, the Chinese Ministry of Science & Technology, and approved by the top Chinese administration, the State Council.
SINOCES 2005 - Big event
The 2005 event features more than 80 global exhibitors and is expected to draw more than 70,000 attendees from more than 50 countries. Exhibitors include manufacturers, developers and suppliers of consumer technology hardware, content, technology delivery systems and related products and services. Several SINOCES exhibitors such as Epson, Haier, Hisense, Samsung and Sony also will be exhibiting at the 2006 International CES.
Consumer Electronics Industry Summit Forum
Running in conjunction with SINOCES, the Consumer Electronics Industry Summit Forum brings together Chinese government officials and technology industry leaders to discuss issues important to developing the global consumer electronics market. At the forum, Shapiro will deliver a keynote address focusing on the growing importance of China in the global consumer electronics market and the challenges and opportunities ahead for U.S.-China trade relations. Shapiro is slated to speak on Friday, July 1, 2005 at the Grand Regency Hotel in Qingdao.
CEA - Meeting with Vice premier of China; Madam Wu Yi
Also on tap for CEA is a scheduled meeting with Madam Wu Yi, vice premier of China, to discuss matters of international trade and intellectual property. In addition to CEA, executives from international technology trade associations in Australia, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam will also participate in the meeting. The 2006 International CES, the world's largest annual technology tradeshow, runs January 5-8, 2006, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the consumer technology industry through technology policy, events, research, promotion and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA represents more than 2,000 corporate members involved in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and integration of audio, video, mobile electronics, wireless and landline communications, information technology, home networking, multimedia and accessory products, as well as related services that are sold through consumer channels. Combined, CEA's members account for more than $121 billion in annual sales.
CEA sponsors the International CES 2006
CEA also sponsors and manages the International CES - Defining Tomorrow's Technology. All profits from CES are reinvested into industry services, including technical training and education, industry promotion, engineering standards development, market research and legislative advocacy.
• CEA Summer Technology & Standards Forum, July 25-29, 2005, Denver, CO
• CEA Industry Forum, October 17-19, 2005, Las Vegas, NV
• EHX Fall 2005, November 7-11, 2005, Anaheim, CA
• 2006 International CES - Defining Tomorrow's Technology, January 5-8, 2006, Las Vegas, NV
• Winter Summit 2006, March 2-4, 2006, Vail, CO
• CEA 2006 Winter Technology and Standards Forum, March 6-10, 2006, Clearwater Beach, FL
• CEA Spring Break, March 14-17, 2006, Washington, DC
• 2006 PARA Conference, May 3-7, 2006, Hilton Head, SC