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Considered the Super Bowl for global consumer electronics and consumer technology, CES is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. This tech tradeshow takes place every January in Las Vegas.

At the upcoming CES 2021 Las Vegas, expect more than 4,500 exhibitors, to showcase nearly 20,000 new transformative tech products to more than 170,000 attendees in over 2.9 million net square feet of exhibit space.

Expect to see the latest in innovations and life-changing technology, encompassing 5G connectivity, smart assistants, smart cars, smart cities, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, and resilience, giant TVs, sports, robotics and for the first time this year, tech-based sexual products.

As an attendee, you will be awed at a floor space filled with all sorts of gadgets and a sea of people trying to see it all. Yes, you will be walking a lot, so wear the most comfortable shoes you can find.

Breaking attendance records year after year, CES 2020 featured new and expanded exhibit areas and host more than 4,500 exhibiting companies, showcasing the latest in innovations and technologies, in addition, CES 2020 will feature more than 1,200 startups from 45+ countries at the Eureka Park Marketplace. Among them are manufacturers, suppliers of consumer technology hardware, developers, lots of techies and more.

CES 2020 Las Vegas will also feature a conference program with 300 conference sessions with 1,100 speakers.

*CES 2021 Dates: January 6 - 9, 2021 (Wed-Sat)

Registration for CES 2021 will open in the fall

Things you should know about CES 2021 attendance

CES is a trade-only event and not open to the general public.
You must be 18 years of age or older and affiliated with the consumer technology industry to attend.
To attend CES, you must submit business credentials in advance to the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, the host of CES, so they can verify your affiliation with the consumer technology industry.
If you are a returning show attendant from a previous year, you must create a new registration account for CES 2021. Your old login credentials is invalid.
Entry approval will not be granted on-site.
CES Badges are never mailed in advance of the show.
Check out our Top Tips for CES 2021 Attendees

Mark your calendars
CES 2021 Exhibit Hours
Wednesday, January 6 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursday, January 7 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday, January 8 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Saturday, January 9 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: Tech East and Tech West

CES 2021 Keynotes & Conference Program
Wednesday, January 6 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, January 7 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday, January 8 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, January 9 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Tech East, Tech West and Tech South

CES 2021 - C Space Conference Program & Exhibit Hours

Wednesday, January 6 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thursday, January 7 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday, January 8 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: ARIA

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CES 2021 Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements

All attendees must have an official CES badge and government-issued photo ID to enter any CES venue. Have both handy and ready to show as you enter CES official show venues.
All bags will be searched at the entrance to all show venues and show attendees will be subject to metal detection screening upon entering show premises.
Attendees may carry two small bags, each smaller than 12"x17"x6" into show venues
Rolling bags of any size are prohibited including luggage, carry-ons, laptop and computer bags and rolling luggage carts.
Do not bring your luggage to show venue on your last day in Las Vegas. It's recommended that you check your bags at your hotel bell desk before coming to the show.

What to expect

Expect delays entering show venues. Simply build time into your schedule for screening delays.
Expect heavy security and law enforcement personnel both inside and outside of show venues.

Helpful Tips

You are encouraged to pre-register online in advance of the show and pick up your badge at the McCarran Airport or one of the select hotels before the show.
Save yourself the hassle and leave your bags and luggage at your hotel.
If you must carry a bag, use clear, vinyl or mesh bags to expedite bag search process and make sure your bag fits the size requirements.

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CES 2020 Marketplaces

CES Marketplace Map Las Vegas

Tech East

Tech East Hours / Days

Tuesday Jan 7th - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday Jan 8th; - 9:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday Jan 9th; - 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday Jan 10th; - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Tech East Marketplaces

3D Printing
LVCC, South Hall 3
Artificial Intelligence & Robotics
LVCC, South Hall 2
AR/VR & Gaming
LVCC, South Hall 1
Design & Source Showcase
LVCC, South Plaza
LVCC, South Hall 2
Enterprise Solutions
LVCC, Central Hall
High-Tech Retailing
LVCC, South Hall 3
Westgate, Paradise Center
Self-Driving Technology
LVCC, Platinum Lot
Smart Cities
Westgate, Pavilion & Paradise Center
Travel & Tourism
LVCC, Central Hall
**LVCC = Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center

Tech West

Tech West Hours / Days

Tuesday Jan 7th - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday Jan 8th; - 9:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday Jan 9th; - 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday Jan 10th; - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Tech West Marketplaces

Sands, Level 2
Digital Money
Sands, Level 2
Eureka Park
Sands, Hall G
Family & Kids Technology
Sands, Level 2
Sands, Level 2
Health & Wellness
Sands, Level 2
Sleep Tech
Sands, Level 2
Smart Home
Sands, Level 2
Sands, Level 2
**Sands = Sands Expo / The Venetian

Tech South

Tech South Locations
Tech South Hours / Days

Hours / Days for C Space Conference Program & Exhibits at ARIA:
Tuesday Jan 7th - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday Jan 8th; - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday Jan 9th; - 9:00am - 5:00pm

C Space - ARIA Las Vegas
Sports Technology - ARIA, West Level 3

C Space Conference Program & Exhibits at ARIA

CES 2020 Media Days

Sunday, January 5 – Monday January 6, 2020

CES 2020 Media Days FREE Shuttle Services (Sunday, January 5 – Monday January 6, 2020)
CES will offer free shuttles for media only from official CES hotels to Mandalay Bay, the Las Vegas Convention and the Sands/Venetian throughout Media Days.

Navigating CES 2021 - Tips & Tricks

CES 2021 - Tips & Tricks
CES 2021 - Tips & Tricks

With CES 2021 spanning more than 3.9 million net square feet of exhibit space, understanding how to work the exhibit floor and how to get from point A to B efficiently is important. Follow these steps for some time saving and money saving tips and tricks.

CES 2021 Survival Tips

How to Get Around CES 2021
Getting Around CES Las Vegas

Wondering how to get around CES Las Vegas? We have put together a list of all your transportation options and all you need to know about CES 2021 Las Vegas Complementary Shuttle Service.

CES Complementary Shuttle Service

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Disclaimer is strictly a travel information website and in no way affiliated or associated with CES, Consumer Technology Association and/or it's respective companies. If you have specific questions regarding the event, please contact the convention organizers directly.

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CES attendees are permitted to bring camera equipment onto the show floor. Exhibitors however retain the right to restrict photography of their products or displays.

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