Ultra HD Taking Center Stage at CE Week
Ultra HD, the next generation of TV, is set as a big part of the upcoming CE Week event in New York, both on the show floor and as part of the Your Next TV Conference.
The conference, scheduled for June 24 from 8:30 a.m. to noon, at the Metropolitan Pavilion and Altman Building, will focus on the new technology, which will also be featured on the show floor itself as well as in exhibitor press conference. The conference, produced by Geoff Tully and Scott Wilkinson, will cover everything from the retail buying experience to the technology itself.
Platinum sponsors for the conference include LG, Samsung, Sharp, Sony and Toshiba, with gold sponsors Bang & Olufsen, Beamr, Gefen and Seiki.
“From Ultra HD to the latest content for Smart TVs, the landscape for television innovation is ever-changing and will be a key focus at the upcoming CE Week 2014,” Martin Porter, executive director, CE Week, said as part of the announcement. “This year’s show will feature Your Next TV Conference, highlighting the future of TV and home entertainment, as well as major exhibits and press events focused on cutting-edge TV innovation. It’s a must-attend for anyone involved in the consumer technology market.”
In addition, Sharp and Sony will both hold press events on Wednesday, June 25.