Program

  • Monday, May 13, 2019
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    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Bellevue Foyer
    8:00 AM  -  9:00 AM
    Breakfast
    Bellevue Ballroom
    9:00 AM  -  5:30 PM
    IEC TC 124 WG1 Terminology Working Group Meeting
    Belvedere Ballroom North

    IEC's Technical Committee 124, Wearable electronic devices and technologies, WG1 on Terminology will meet to continue work producing terminology definitions for wearable electronic devices and technologies.

    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    Bellevue Ballroom
    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    Bellevue Ballroom
    1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    CTA Artificial Intelligence Membership Working Group Meeting (Invited guests only)
    Spade I
    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Bellevue Ballroom
    3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM
    CTA R13 Artificial Intelligence Committee
    Spade I

    CTA's Artificial Intelligence Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports related to artificial intelligence technologies.

    4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM
    CTA R13 WG1 Artificial Intelligence in Health Care Working Group Meeting
    Spade I

    CTA's Artificial Intelligence in Health Care Working Group is focused on the development of standards, recommended practices, and related documentation addressing the application of Artificial Intelligence in health care, including consumer health, fitness and wellness technology.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019
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    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Bellevue Foyer
    7:30 AM  -  9:00 AM
    Breakfast
    Bellevue Ballroom
    8:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA Health & Fitness Technology Division Board Meeting (Invited guests only)
    Bellevue Boardroom South
    9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    CTA R3 Audio Systems Committee Meeting
    Spade I

    R3 establishes standards for consumer audio equipment and other consumer devices that provide audio as part of the device functionality

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  5:30 PM
    IEC TC 124 WG2 E-textiles Working Group Meeting
    Belvedere Ballroom North

    IEC's Technical Committee 124, Wearable electronic devices and technologies, WG2 on E-textiles will meet to continue work developing measuring and evaluating methods for textile materials, devices and systems with electrotechnical functionality.

    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    Bellevue Ballroom
    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R4 WG8 Audio Loudness Working Group Meeting
    Spade I

    R4 WG8 develops and maintains documents related to loudness matching, peak loudness and audio dynamic range from diverse content as rendered on consumer devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    Bellevue Ballroom
    1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM
    CTA R10 WG1 Home Theater Audio Working Group Meeting
    Spade I

    R10 WG01 develops standards and bulletins related to audio aspects of home theater systems.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion

    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA R11 WG5 Mobile Health Applications Working Group Meeting
    Wonderly I

    R11 WG5 develops the framework for evaluating mobile health applications, devices, and the technologic solutions that utilize those applications including guidelines and/or standards for app reliability, clinical efficacy, accuracy, and data practices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    2:45 PM  -  3:45 PM
    CTA R10WG3 Home Theater Video Working Group Meeting
    Spade I

    R10 WG3 creates recommended practices and standards for creating high performance video reproduction in a home theater environment.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Bellevue Ballroom
    3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM
    R10 Residential Systems Committee Meeting
    Spade I

    R10 establishes bulletins and standards for design and installation of residential systems.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM
    Cocktail Reception
    Bellevue Ballroom

    The Marker San Francisco Hotel

    Open to all Forum attendees.

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  •  
    7:00 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Breakfast
    Bellevue Ballroom
    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Bellevue Foyer
    7:30 AM  -  8:30 AM
    CTA Standards Council Meeting (Invited guests only)
    Spade I

    CTA's Standards Council oversees the activities of CTA's standards committees. Its members consist of the chairs of CTA's standards committees and subcommittees, plus a few at large members. Sorry, its meetings are open only to SC members and invited guests.

    Open to invited guests only.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R11 WG4 Consumer Stress Monitoring Technologies Working Group Meeting
    Wonderly I

    R11 WG4 creates definitions and performance standards for consumer stress monitoring technologies.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  10:00 AM
    CTA R6 Intelligent Mobility Committee Meeting
    Spade I

    The Intelligent Mobility Committee develops standards, bulletins and other technical documents that address portable and handheld consumer electronics products, and consumer electronics products used in private and commercial vehicles, boats and aircraft.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  5:30 PM
    IEC TC 124 WG4 Devices and Systems Working Group Meeting
    Belvedere Ballroom North

    IEC's Technical Committee 124, Wearable electronic devices and technologies, WG4 on Devices and Systems will meet to continue work developing measuring and evaluating methods related to devices, systems, applications and services for wearable electronics (excluding e-textiles).

    10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Membership Working Group Meeting (Invited guests only)
    Spade I
    10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA TCSec Meeting
    Spade II
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    Bellevue Ballroom

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA Home Entertainment Retail Summit (Invited guests only)
    Bellevue Boardroom South

    This is a joint summit between the CTA Audio Division and the CTA Retailer Council.

    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA R4 WG13 STB & TV Energy Consumption Working Group Meeting
    Wonderly I

    R4 WG13 develops energy standards for devices and systems within the scope of the Video Systems Committee.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    CTA R7 WG18 Home Networking Security and Privacy Working Group Meeting
    Spade II

    R7 WG18 develops standards, bulletins and other documents addressing security and privacy for home networking.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM
    Open Discussion on Gesture Control
    Spade I

    Once limited to gaming applications, gesture control is now being used in many areas, including robotics, vehicles, AR/VR and retail. Join the Consumer Technology Association for an open discussion on the topic of gesture control, including implications for consumer technology and opportunities for improving consumer experience through standardization.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM
    CTA R12 WG1 Definitions/Characterization Working Group Meeting
    Spade I

    R12 WG1 develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports related to the definitions and categorization of augmented reality, virtual reality and related technologies.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Bellevue Ballroom
    3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM
    CTA R12 WG2 Accessories Working Group Meeting
    Spade I

    R012 WG2 develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports related to the accessories augmented reality, virtual reality and related technologies.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    R7 Consumer Home Networking Committee Meeting
    Spade II

    R7 provides coordination for, and encourages cooperation among, all standards development efforts for communications that pass over a home network/system, or communications between, to, or from consumer electronic devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA R12 Augmented and Virtual Reality Standards Committee Meeting
    Spade I

    CTA's R12 Augmented and Virtual Reality Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports related to augmented reality, virtual reality and related technologies.

    This meeting is open to all Forum attendees except press. Join the discussion.

    5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM
    Cocktail Reception & Evening Cruise

    Join us for a networking cocktail reception and evening cruise

    The cruise is being hosted by Red & White Fleet Cruises

    Pier 43 1/2 at Fisherman's Wharf

    San Francisco, CA 94133

    Boarding time for all attendees is 6:15 PM

    Sailing time will be 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Transportation will be provided

  • Thursday, May 16, 2019
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    7:00 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Breakfast
    Bellevue Ballroom
    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Bellevue Foyer
    7:30 AM  -  9:00 AM
    CTA Television Manufacturers Caucus Meeting (Invited guests only)
    Belevdere Ballroom South

    The TV Manufacturers Caucus formulates CTA policy positions on regulatory issues affecting TV receivers.

    This meeting is open to invited guests only.

    8:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA Retailer Council Board Retreat (Invited guests only)
    Wonderly II
    9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    CTA R11 WG2 Physical Activity Monitoring Working Group Meeting
    Wonderly I

    Monitoring physical activity, like steps, heartbeats, and calories burned, is exploding. All kinds of devices use all kinds of methods to let consumers monitor their activity. The Physical Activity Monitoring Working Group aims to give consumers confidence that the data they're getting from their devices is accurate and consistent from device to device.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R4 Video Systems Committee Meeting
    Belevdere Ballroom South

    The Video Systems Committee develops interface, interoperability, measurement and functionality standards and bulletins for television video technologies and fosters communication within the television engineering community of related activities and regulatory issues.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    IEC TC 124 WG3 Materials Working Group Meeting
    Belvedere Ballroom North

    IEC's Technical Committee 124, Wearable electronic devices and technologies, WG3 on Materials will hold its first meeting to develop and define specific terms and to determine assessments, requirements, and specifications for materials of wearable electronic devices and packages (excluding e-textiles).

    9:00 AM  -  9:15 AM
    The Landscape of the Robotics Market: Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond Session
    Spade I & II

    This session will explore the current state of robotics for the consumer technology market and explore the opportunities and challenges facing the growth of this category in the future.

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    Speaker:
    Lesley Rohrbaugh - Director, Market Research - Consumer Technology Association

    Speaker:
    9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM
    Our Lives with Robots: A Look into the Future Session
    Spade I & II

    Leading industry experts provide insight on how consumers can expect robotics to be integrated into our daily lives, how they will shape the retail habits of consumers, and how we will interact with them in the future.Open to all Forum attendees.

    Speaker:
    Henrick Christensen - Director - Qualcomm

    9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Use Cases and Applications of Robotics in the Home Session
    Spade I & II

    This session will explore a number of use cases and applications for robotics in the home including caregiving robotics, household chores-appliances, retail and mobility.

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    Moderator:
    Jennifer Capasso - Diversified Marketing Communications Leader - PMD Technologies

    Speakers:
    Dr. Philip Roan - Senior Engineer, Robotics - Bosch Home Appliances Corporation
    Elnaz Sarraf - Founder & CEO - ROYBI

    Moderator:
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R11 Health Fitness & Wellness Committee Meeting
    Wonderly I

    The Health Fitness & Wellness Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and related documentation for consumer health and fitness technology including fixed portable and wearable health and fitness devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except press. Join in the discussion.

    11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    Open Discussion on Robotics: Lessons Learned and Seizing Opportunities
    Spade I & II

    Join the Consumer Technology Association for an open discussion on the topic of robotics and address lessons learned from industry experts while beginning to identify opportunities for stakeholders to grow the market sector through research, advocacy, promotions, and standardization.

    Speaker:
    Kerri Haresign - Manager, Technology & Standards - Consumer Technology Association

    Speaker:
    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    Bellevue Ballroom
    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA Technology Council Meeting (Invited guests only)
    Belevdere Ballroom South
    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Bellevue Ballroom
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