guide to attending ces 2021


The world’s most influential tech event is going virtual for CES 2021. From January 11-14, attendees will hear from innovators, see cutting-edge technologies, discover the latest product launches, and engage with brands from the comfort of their homes.

Explore all the sessions and events — including iHeartMedia’s programming with a set from award-winning artist Billie Eilish — and build a schedule unique to you and your interests. With more than 300 speakers and 1,800+ exhibitors to engage with, don’t let yourself miss out on anything. Witness the latest trends and innovations in AI, 5G, digital health, vehicle tech, and more within their video-centric platform created by Microsoft.

To help navigate the conference, here’s a rundown:


1/11: Media-only access
1/12-1/13: Exhibitor showcase and conference programming
1/14: CES partner programming


Must-See Sessions

1/11: Verizon Keynote (Event Kickoff)
1/12: The Power of AI
1/12: If the Stream Works, the Dream Works: Streaming TV
1/12: The Next Big Thing: Home as the New Headquarters
1/12: Trends and Innovation in the Smart Home
1/13: Tech-Driven Solutions for Fan Safety and Engagement
1/13: Illuminariums: Building an Immersive Experience
1/14: Connections Summit: Smart Home Growth Strategies
1/14: DreamlandXR: Music, Gaming, and Tech Festival ($49)
1/14: Digital Hollywood (FREE without registration)
1/14: Variety Entertainment Summit (FREE without registration)

Are you sold? If you haven’t registered yet, grab a ticket here, which is now $499. And keep an eye out for TIG Network’s live-streamed event Best of CES on January 21 — featuring demos of our favorite products from the show, Q&As, and industry leaders across TWDC discussing innovative tech and trends.