Organizers of the CES consumer technology tradeshow have announced that the 2008 International CES will be taking place in Las Vegas from January 7-10, with an earlier 'Game Power' track that will cover mobile, casual and MMO games, and game licensing.
The Game Power track will be taking place
on January 6th with sessions ranging from "Virtual Worlds and the Massively Multiplayer Gaming Explosion: the PC, the Console and Mobile" to "Music, TV, Movie and Comic Book Industries and Games—the Hitmaking Machinery: From Game Creation to Cross Promotions and Brand Extension."
In addition to the Game Power track, CES promises "more than 175 conference sessions designed to help educate attendees on the latest consumer electronics industry trends" with the usual focus on "wireless trends, audio, digital imaging, emerging technology, gaming, home networking and in-vehicle technology."
Said Karen Chupka, senior VP of events for organizer CEA, “The International CES brings together leading experts across the globe to deliver a wide range of conferences and training sessions that cover all aspects of consumer technology. CES is the top educational forum for consumer technology and gives CES participants an unparalleled opportunity to learn from and network with the best in the industry.”