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Major Brands 3M, Baidu and Continental to Return to CES Asia 2019 after Resulting Business Gains at This Year's Event

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Fifth CES Asia returns June 11-13, 2019

CES
Asia
is on trajectory for continued growth with major brands already
committed to CES Asia 2019. Leading brands, including 3M,
Audio-Technica, Baidu, Continental Automotive Holding, Digital China,
Fossil/Misfit, Horizon Robotics, Libratone, Monster, NavInfo, Onkyo,
OtterBox, PICO, Suning and Wacom will all return following the success
of CES Asia 2018. CES Asia 2019 will return to Shanghai, China, June
11-13, 2019.

As one of the fastest growing tradeshows in Asia, CES Asia 2018 wrapped
in June 24 percent larger than its 2017 footprint and two and a half
times larger than its inaugural show in 2015. A record 500+ companies
exhibited at CES Asia 2018 to showcase the latest in consumer technology
across 20 product categories – from Artificial Intelligence (AI) and
augmented & virtual reality (AR/VR) to 5G Connectivity and vehicle tech.
More than half of the companies were first time exhibitors, including:
Alibaba A.I. Labs, Bose, BYTON, Foxconn, Kia, Leapmotor, Lenovo and LG
Electronics.

From extensive conference programming and a record-setting show floor
with every major and emerging industry represented, companies both large
and small discovered the exclusive benefits of CES Asia. Over 20
announcements for products and partnerships were made during this year's
show. Major business deals and partnerships include Baidu and BMW
announcing their co-op to develop next generation smart solutions,
connecting vehicles with smart home devices, and Miffy Chen, Head of
Alibaba A.I. Labs, announcing her company's next generation plans, in a
joint effort with MTK and SIG, to begin production of their Bluetooth
mesh chip - the first of its kind – starting at $1 USD per chip.

"Huawei collaborated for the first time with ZOL at CES Asia. Its
product Pro20 received extensive exposure while CEO Kevin Ho's keynote
speech drew a lot of attention," said the Huawei Consumer Business Group.

In automotive, Leapmotor Technology announced strategic partnerships
with Amap and Teld. Amap to provide support in hardware, software and
big data, and Teld to jointly build 80 million charging stations in
China. Honda announced the Honda Xcelerator project, which aims to
cooperate with innovative enterprises worldwide including ScentRealm,
Tactual Labs and WayRay.

Developments in AI were showcased throughout the show, paving the way
for change in many unique industries, healthcare, sports and hospitality
to name a few. Hisense Chairman Zhou Houjian introduced the company's
new AI technology developed specifically to provide an interactive,
individualized sports-viewing experience for the World Cup.

CES Asia is a global stage for startups and more than 100 startups
exhibited in Startup Park at CES Asia 2018 from 15 different countries
and regions looking for investors, partnerships and global media
coverage. Exhibit space selection in Startup Park will take place Fall
2018.

"This wonderful three-day journey, marked by numerous events and
gatherings, was the opportunity for French companies to discover the
Chinese market, meet local and French entrepreneurs, and shine on the
exhibition floor!" said Stephane Monsallier, La French Tech Shanghai
co-founder.

Exhibitors used the global platform of CES Asia to launch major products
and services:

  • Baidu
    Intelligent Vehicle
    and BMW China - cooperation of V2H (Vehicles
    to Home)
  • BYTON
    - New concept car, the Byton K-Byte
  • Cadillac
    - Super Cruise, the first hands-free driving system for the
    highway
  • Hanergy
    - Thin-film solar charging pack and the thin-film solar
    backpack
  • Hohem
    - New generation of stabilizers, iSteady Pro and iSteady
    Mobile
  • Honda
    The Honda Xcelerator Project to cooperate with enterprises
    worldwide
  • Kia
    - Provide broader solutions and reinforce its concept of "Mobility-ACE"
  • Leapmotor
    Technology
    - Partnership with Amap and Teld
    for charging stations
  • Libratone
    - New generation of ZIPP 2 smart wireless audio
  • Mercedes-Benz
    - MBUX, user experience system based on AI
  • Mitsubishi
    - EMIRAI4Electrification and xAuto display
    latest vehicle innovations
  • Morpx
    - MoonBot, AI educational robot kit with vision recognition
    technology
  • PowerVision
    - Power Dolphin, new generation of underwater robot
  • SENSETHINK
    Technology
    - SENSEPLAY FPV Car Series, an AR/VR
    driving experience
  • Shadow
    Creator
    - Action OneShadow VR and New
    Air 2,
    all-in-one AR viewing tech
  • Suning
    - Magic Mirror and Biu Speaker with
    media demos

To revisit the show and experience highlights from CES Asia 2018, visit CESAsia.com.

To exhibit at CES Asia, contact Brian Moon at bmoon@CTA.tech
or +1 703-907-4351.

About CES Asia:

Owned and produced by the International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co.
Ltd. and co-produced by Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co., Ltd (Shanghai
Intex), CES Asia is the premier event for the consumer technology
industry, showcasing the full breadth and depth of the innovation
value-chain in the Asian marketplace. Key global businesses come to this
new event to grow and reinforce their brand by showcasing the latest
products and technologies to consumer tech industry executives, foreign
buyers, international media and a limited number of consumers from
China. Attendees have exclusive access to some of the largest brands
from China and around the world, while celebrating the innovation that
defines the consumer technology sector.

About International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co. Ltd. and CTA:

International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co. Ltd. is a wholly
foreign-owned enterprise by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), a
trade association representing the $377 billion U.S. consumer technology
industry, which supports more than 15 million U.S. jobs. More than 2,200
companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are
among the world's best known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA
membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical
education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering
of business and strategic relationships. CTA also owns and produces CES®
– the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of
consumer technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA's
industry services.

About Shanghai Intex:

Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co., Ltd was originally the exhibition
organizing business of Shanghai Intex, a pioneering exhibition organizer
established in 1995. Shanghai Intex is jointly overseen by the China
Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Shanghai and
PNO Exhibition Investment (Dubai) Limited. Starting in 1998, Shanghai
Intex has organized over 100 trade shows and conferences with a sum
total exhibition space in excess of 2 million sqm. Shanghai Intex is
comprised of professional teams with a wealth of experience in
organizing major international events, covering the creative industry,
healthcare, lifestyle, advanced manufacturing and consumer electronics.

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