New Habit: Smart Speakers & A Voice-Activated Life
Smart speakers change how people operate their daily lives: Users create new routines for media consumption – often screen-less – and embrace features that make life more efficient. NPR and Edison Research explain consumer behavior today and reveal new post-holiday ownership estimates. SPEAKERS: Meg Goldthwaite, Chief Marketing Officer , NPR Tom Webster, Senior Vice President, Edison Research
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Drones: Mapping the Policy and Business Landscape
What are the remaining challenges limiting the potential of drones for businesses and consumers? At this point, how much depends on industry action, and how much depends on regulatory or legislative action? Are public perceptions of drones changing?
Gary's Book Club: The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers and the Future of Humanity
"The Fourth Age," by Futurist and GigaOm CEO, Byron Reese, offers fascinating insight into AI, robotics, and their extraordinary implications for our species.
The New Mobility Revolution
A panel of experts will speak about the future of drones and self-driving technology and how they will revolutionize transportation.
When Does My Air Taxi Arrive?
Urban air mobility (UAM) involves multiple aircraft–manned, remotely piloted and autonomous–safely operating within a city. What are the advantages and challenges of UAM?
AI Forecasting Famine
This case study of tech for good will highlight how leading tech companies and humanitarian organizations have launched the Famine Action Mechanism to use AI as a predictive tool to help governments prevent crisis before it starts.
CTA State of the Industry Address and IBM Keynote
IBM will open CES by featuring its chairman, president and CEO, Ginni Rometty.