CES 2018: Three Industries Transformed by 5G

When: Sun, Jan 7, 2018 – Fri, Jan 12, 2018, 2018
Where: Las Vegas Convention Center, Nevada
Admission: Free | USD 900 | USD 1700
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CES is the world's gathering place for all those 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. Produced by the Consumer Technology Association, it attracts the world's business leaders and pioneering thinkers. Sample topics:
  • Three Industries Transformed by 5G - Matt Grob, Qualcomm [1]
  • The New World of Digital Payments - Amelia Powell, USATech
  • Future of Connected Smart Cities - Matt Jones, HyperloopOne
  • The State of Artificial Intelligence - Deepu Talla, Nvidia
  • Silicon Valley Industrial Design - Fred Bould, BouldDesign
  • The Road Map for Self-Driving Cars - Michael Fleming, TorcRobotics
  • Mobile First: The Differentiator - Brandon Berger, TheSkimm
  • Retail: Consolidation and Curation - Liz Cutting, NPD
  • Cryptocurrency: The Game of Coins - Matthew Roszak, Bloq
  • The Brain: The Next Frontier - Adam Gazzaley, Neuroscape
  • The State of the Wearable - Angela Pan, AshleyChloe



Possible Use Cases and Industries Transformed by 5G via [1]
  • Ultra Reliable & Low Latency: Factories, processes, tactile UI/UX
  • Enhanced Broadband: Dense IoT, big crowds, autonomous vehicles
  • Fixed Wireless Access: Wireless alternative to fiber/copper

IoT Startups [2]
  • Augury - Predictive maintenance using acoustic signatures
  • CrowdOptic - Internet of Eyes
  • Iotas - IoT for smart (property) renting

Art Startups [3]
  • LensStudio - Place artworks in augmented reality
  • ArtBoost - Buy art directly from the artist
  • Arthena - Art as an asset class

Health Startups [4]
  • Motiv - Wearable (ring) for tracking activity, sleep and heart rate
  • Thriva - DIY finger prick blood test
  • DeskGen - Like desktop publishing, now desktop genetics



This Week more [Week beginning 25 December 2017]
Link Wed 19:00  Noobs: Data Science & Machine Learning @ Singapore
Link Thu  18:30  EOY Mixer: LimeBridge LeLumière WeWork @ HongKong
Link Sun  17:00  Harbour Countdown @ IskandarPuteri

Next Week [Week beginning 1 Jan 2018]
Link Wed 19:00  Etherscan.io: Tokenizing Assets @ KualaLumpur
Link Thu  19:30  Entrepreneurs Meetup: MY SG Tri5 @ PetalingJaya info
Link Fri    09:00  Hackathon: Technology @ HongKong [2]
Link Fri    09:00  Hackathon: Art @ Penang [3]
Link Sat   09:00  Hackathon: Health @ Sunway [4]
Link Sat   18:45  Potential of Blockchain @ Singapore

[Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!]