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Monday, April 24, 2017

CES 2018 Launches Gary's Book Club Call for Authors June 30 Deadline

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) today announced its call for author proposals to join Gary's Book Club, presented by Barnes & Noble, at CES® 2018. Participating authors will partake in book signings on site, promote their books to CES attendees and engage in lively discussions on the Consumer Technology Stage when CES returns to Las VegasJan. 9-12, 2018. Authors interested in participating in Gary's Book Club for CES 2018 can apply at Applications will be accepted through June 30.

Authors eligible to participate in Gary's Book Club must have a book published between January 2017 and January 2018 that is related to technology, innovation and/or tech innovation public policy. There is no charge for authors to participate in the program.

"Our book club offers a stage for authors to interact with CES attendees, discuss their work and explore topics that are truly front and center in the technology industry," said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CTA, and best-selling author of CTA's Ninja Innovation: The Ten Killer Strategies of the World's Most Successful Businesses and The Comeback: How Innovation will Restore the American Dream. "We encourage authors to join the fifth year of the book club to share their work and visions at CES 2018."

Learn more about the 11 esteemed authors Gary's Book Club brought to CES 2017's CTA Stage in the Grand Lobby.

High-definition video b-roll from CES is available for easy download High-resolution photos from the show floor are available for easy download in our online photo gallery.

About CES: 
CES® is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years-the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the industry. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, it attracts the world's business leaders and pioneering thinkers. Check out CES video highlights. Follow CES online at and on social.

About Consumer Technology Association:
Consumer Technology Association (CTA) is the trade association representing the $292 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.

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