The CES 2016 Guide

The PSFK CES 2016 Guide, developed by the PSFK Labs research team, distills January’s 3,600-exhibitor conference into a future-focused field guide that identifies today’s manifesting trends shaping tomorrow’s creative technology solutions. With ideal day schedules, industry-aligned “cheat sheets” and a comprehensive trend analysis, PSFK can help attendees find inspiration at CES to create the next vision of the future.

A sampling of trends that will shape CES 2016:

Fabricated Performance: Sensors are expanding beyond phones and other devices to be more closely integrated into people’s lives through the clothing and accessories they wear

Self-Sustained Systems: wide scale experiments in drones, robotics and the Internet of Things are paving the way for fully automated ecosystems that support themselves.

Intimate AI: Machine learning systems are upgrading with personalized, friendly interfaces that naturally communicate with users and accomplish tasks.

Published December 2015

Pro content
The 4 day guide includes:
  • Expert Curated Daily Schedules: All-day schedules of cutting-edge events at CES for January 5-9, with an easy-to-navigate location system and map
  • In-Depth Trend Analysis: An analysis of 2016’s emerging trends guiding CES and beyond, handpicked from PSFK’s 2017 Forecast
  • Industry-Specific Cheat Sheets: A breakdown of CES’ best-in-class exhibitors by health, retail, home, auto and media and marketing sectors, valuable to conference attendees and remote analysts alike
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Insights

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Automotive Faraday Future's Vision Hinges On Its Sculptural Aesthetic

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Gaming & Play PSFK's Top 10 Stories From CES 2016

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Fashion & Apparel New Balance's Tech Line to Help Athletes Reach Their Performance Potential

With Intel and Google, a runner's watch will headline New Balance's Digital Sport division

Health Thermometers Get an Overdue Contextual Revamp

This thermometer makes 2,000 readings a second, providing a much more in-depth way of monitoring fevers

Innovation Samsung Strap Turns Your Fingertips Into Earbuds

To hear audio, just put a finger to your ear

Advertising Mobile Chargers Are Bringing Electric Scooters to Your City Faster Than Expected

PSFK spoke with Gogoro's VP of Communications about the company's OPEN Initiative and its global expansion

Health Breath Sensor Helps Shift Conversation From Weight Loss to Fat Loss

A CES 2016 reveal, this breathalyzer will tell you if your workout is actually working or not

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