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World tech present CES in Las Vegas to be solely on-line in 2021 as a result of COVID-19

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CES, the largest world tech and gadget present, held each January in Las Vegas, shall be solely on-line in 2021 as a result of issues over the coronavirus pandemic, organizer Shopper Know-how Affiliation mentioned on Tuesday. Whereas massive tech […]

CES, the largest world tech and gadget present, held each January in Las Vegas, shall be solely on-line in 2021 as a result of issues over the coronavirus pandemic, organizer Shopper Know-how Affiliation mentioned on Tuesday.

Whereas massive tech firms like Apple , Alphabet’s Google and Samsung have separate product launch occasions and corporations launching digital devices at CES have typically been smaller, the occasion has been an vital venue for expertise firms and consumers to satisfy to conduct enterprise .

CES is the largest annual occasion in Las Vegas and cancellation shall be a blow to town, the place resort costs soar and roads clog with site visitors throughout the occasion. In line with the CTA, CES 2020 had an estimated 170,000 attendees, together with 60,000 worldwide attendees.

Gary Shapiro, chief government of CTA, mentioned the choice was made now to offer firms and companions in Las Vegas time to plan forward. “We don’t suppose there’s a vaccine that shall be obtainable and protected and examined that individuals are snug with by January,” he mentioned.

Pricing for the web CES hasn’t been determined but, Shapiro mentioned. Tickets for CES this 12 months ranged from $300 to $1,700. The digital CES occasion is scheduled for Jan. 6-9.

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