The International 3D Society and 3D@Home Consortium host a 3D Entertainment Conference on January 8 during the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
This year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas will include a special 3D presentation from the International 3D Society and 3D@Home Consortium. More than 30 companies will participate in the presentation, which will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Tuesday January 8th, opening day. More than 100,000 professionals from the consumer electronics industry will attend this year’s CES convention January 8th - 11th.
“From 3D movies, to 3DTV networks, to the new 4K and glasses-free 3D technologies, 2013 will be a year of expansion and growth,” said Jim Chabin, President of the Society. “With more than 50 major motion pictures coming from Hollywood in 3D next year, and more than 40 3DTV networks now programming content worldwide, we will preview the year ahead during our opening day event at CES,” he added.
Speakers scheduled to discuss the motion picture industry’s impact on consumer electronics, include: Jim Mainard, Head of Digital Strategy and New Business, Dreamworks Animation (DWA); Rick Heineman, SVP Marketing Communications, RealD; William Sherak, President, Stereo D; Maria Costeira, CEO, XPAND; Steve Schklair, CEO, 3ality Technica; and Tom Morrod, Director, Consumer & Media Technology, IHS Electronics & Media.
Participating in discussions about 3DTV will be: Tom Cosgrove, CEO, 3net; John Cassy, Director Sky 3D, bSkyb London; Bryan Burns, VP, Strategic Business Planning and Development, ESPN; and David Brenner, CEO, Principal Media.