IFA Previews Electronics Show
The international consumer electronics press gathered in Spain April 18 and 19 to get a sneak peak of the new trends that will debut at this year’s IFA Consumer Electronics Show in Berlin, August 29 through Sept. 3.
One of the most interesting developments is the inclusion of white goods at this year’s IFA. Dr. Christian Goke, Chief Operating Officer of Messe Berlin said, “By integrating the leading companies from the domestic electric appliance industry we have created a format that has not been tried at any other trade show. Starting in 2008 the IFA will be bringing two of the top selling sectors, consumer electronics and domestic electrical appliances, together under one roof, thereby benefiting all the brand names attending the IFA.”
America’s own Dave Graveline who hosts the radio program “Into Tomorrow” was master of ceremonies for the press presentations including a panel presentation on the future of consumer electronics on a global scale. According to one of the panelists, Dr. Rainer Hecker, Chairman of the