Gary’s Book Club – a new CES event – plans to introduce prominent tech authors and their books
As part of the latest 2014 CES attraction called Gary’s Book Club, the book signing event will introduce most influential technology industry authors of the year. The 2014 CES is the world’s largest gathering place for all those involved in the consumer technologies. CES is produced and owned by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA). This year’s event will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from Tuesday, January 7 to Friday, January 10.
Gary’s Book Club is created to highlight the latest books of industry’s influential authors, especially those that are exploring the role of technology in contemporary society. The book signing event for participating writers will be held in the LVCC Grand Lobby of the Experience CEA Stage. The visitors will be able to buy the featured books during the signing at the Book Club, as well as from Barnes & Noble during the 2014 CES.
Gary Shapiro, CEA’s CEO and president, as well as best-selling author of popular books Ninja Innovation: The Ten Killer Strategies of the World’s Most Successful Businesses and The Comeback: How Innovation will Restore the American Dream “said that CES is a gathering venue for the major world technology visionaries and a technology innovation beacon. He added: “We are thrilled to welcome these incredible authors to the CES stage. Their works shine a light on the positive impact our industry plays in everyday life and the influence technology has on the global economy.”
Some of the participating authors are Gary Beach, the author of The U.S. Technology Skills Gap: What Every Technology Executive Must Know to Save America's Future, Nolan Bushnell, who wrote Finding the Next Steve Jobs: How to Find, Hire, Keep, and Nurture Talent, John Dearie and Courtney Geduldig, authors of the Where the Jobs Are: Entrepreneurship and the Soul of the American Economy and many others.
Source: CES WEB