The Consumer Electronics Show was first time organized 50 years ago, in New York, with 117 exhibitors and 17,500 visitors, at that time as a trade show for transistor radios and black-and-white television. But the interest increased for many industries. More than 170,000 people are expected to attend CES 2017 in Las Vegas this week.
There are about 3,800 exhibitors on over 2.5 million square feet. CES 2017 will showcase technology to all attendees from Thursday through Sunday. About 138 automotive-related companies will be at the show, most of them offering test drive. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV plans to reveal a new vehicle at CES this year. Autonomous driving becomes a trend and artificial intelligence developers for autos will be there to expose the latest news. The Web-connected gadgets have become a central part of the show in the last years and now it will be the same. Cujo LLC and eBlocker each are scheduled to promote devices that block hackers and provide privacy to people using devices on a home-internet connection. Health related products made using advanced research and special technologies will be also presented on the show. Humanoid robots with voice command, drones, VR devices, special displays. hardware and software for special needs are prepared to meet consumers at CES.