We turn the concept of a traditional trade show upside down as it focuses on technology that?s relevant to particular lifestyles. 
Join us at the International CES Show in Las Vegas January 10-13, 2012.
FitnessTech FitnessTech. Say goodbye to Digital Couch Potatoes. Today there are hundreds of ways to use technology to make your workouts and outdoor activities more fun, safer, and more effective. Whether you?re summiting K2, taking a leisurely bike ride, diving the deep seas, or just watching your caloric intake, fitness has gone high tech. This premiere event will focus exclusively on the newest innovations and tools for the sports enthusiast , and spotlight key trends impacting this multi-billion dollar Sports, Fitness and the Outdoors market.
Kids@Play Kids@Play Summitexplores the world of kids and technology. Their lives are infused with technology, from their first electronic picture books through their first Facebook profile. The conference/exhibit looks at how kids are growing up digitally, exploring the way they entertain themselves, their 24/7 communications, and the way technology pervades their schoolwork and ?real? world explorations. Speakers across multiple industries and disciplines will examine the impact of being digital with demos, discussion, and research. Warren Buckleitner, founder of Children?s Technology Review, will serve as the conference?s director.
MommyTech Mommy Tech will take an in-depth look at the newest products and ideas for the burgeoning mommy market. Mothers comprise a substantial constituency among tech users. And the Internet is empowering mothers with a strong voice, not to be ignored. Nearly two-thirds of American mothers use five or more forms of technology daily. Their arsenal of tech tools includes everything from smartphones and netbooks to automatic bottle warmers and high-tech strollers. The exhibit/conference will focus on the tools of the mommy trade, how to talk and listen to moms when building products, and how moms use tech to keep track of their busy lives. For more, see mommytechsummit.com.
Higher Ed Tech Higher Ed Tech Today?s college students are avid users of digital devices, social media and microblogging, whether applying to college, taking classes, downloading entertainment or communicating with friends. Colleges, long bastions of tradition, are adopting the tools of the digital age to recruit students, improve services, raise quality and expand access. From e-classes and e-texts to virtual labs and 24/7 advisors to open courseware, technology is changing what it means to go to college. HigherEdTECH brings together education, journalism, technology and public policy leaders in strategic dialogues about 21st century teaching and learning and showcases the latest digital devices and services for higher education.
Digital Health Digital Health Summit focuses on the convergence of technology and healthcare and how they provide solutions to many of the most vexing healthcare-related issues. In addition to diagnosing and battling disease, today?s generation of high-tech healthcare products and services will be the catalyst for better managed healthcare, patient/doctor communication, shorter hospital stays and faster recovery time, lowered costs for health insurance, early prevention and detection, digital patient information records, medical attention over distances (telemedicine), patient monitoring, and so much more. A robust industry is developing to serve the health market. The dHealth Summit and Exhibition was created to serve as its epicenter.
Silvers Summit Logo The Silvers Summit showcases the products and services that keep boomers engaged, entertained, and connected. Our one-day event focusing on boomer-focused technologies assembles companies, distributors, journalists, research firms, and think tanks, to demonstrate the products and services that will help mature consumers maintain their high quality of life. From productivity to entertainment and beyond, the Silvers Summit and exhibition shines a spotlight on the technologies that matter most to America?s 78 million boomers.
2012 Events:
Mobile Apps Showdown Are you ready for a showdown? Pit your mobile app against the competition during the Mobile Apps Showdown at 2012 CES! Apps producers will have two minutes to demo their app, and an applause-o-meter will measure audience enthusiasm to determine the winners.Enter at mobileappsshowdown.com.
Last Gadget Standing A perennial attendee favorite, Last Gadget Standing challenges contenders to give the product demo of their lives. At stake: bragging rights as the product ?most likely to change the face of technology.? See all the winners strut their stuff in this inventive, fast-paced competition.
KAPi Awards The KAPi (Kids at Play Interactive) Awards celebrate excellence in children?s media. The KAPi Awards honor children?s technology products that raise the bar for innovation and design excellence ? from toys to apps, websites and games. In addition to the product categories, a Digital Pioneer award honors an individual who has made an impact in the field of children?s interactive media.
FashionWare The Mommy Tech FashionWare Show, displaying all the hottest techno-fashion down the runway. Whether it?s a WiFi-detecting blouse, a solar-powered jacket, or a netbook for evening wear, you?ll want to see the latest trends in the convergence of technology and fashion.
Get Connected, Stay Healthy Get Connected Stay Healthy Networking Event. Join Living in Digital Times for a wonderful evening of fun and networking. This Networking Reception allows participants to meet with a host of conference attendees. Reconnect with old friends and make new ones while sampling delicious hors d’oeuvres.