Huawei’s Richard Yu and Hyundai’s Kyounglim Yun take the stage at the
premier consumer technology event in the Asian market
ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Consumer
Technology Association (CTA)TM today announced the first
two visionary leaders to take the global CES Asia stage. Richard Yu, CEO
of Huawei Consumer Business Group, and Kyounglim Yun, executive vice
president and head of Hyundai’s Open Innovation Strategy Division, will
deliver keynote addresses at the upcoming CES
Asia 2019. Now in its fifth year, CES Asia will run June 11-13, 2019
at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in Shanghai, China.
Richard Yu’s keynote is scheduled for 9:30 AM, Tuesday, June 11, where
he will unveil Huawei’s AI technology and strategy for the future. Mr.
Yu serves as Executive Director at Huawei Technologies, CEO of Huawei
Consumer Business Group. He is responsible for the company’s global
device business strategy.
Kyounglim Yun will take the CES Asia keynote stage at 1:30 PM, Tuesday,
June 11, where he will offer a sneak peek into Hyundai Motor Company’s
vision for the future of mobility. As Executive Vice President and Head
of Hyundai Motor Group’s Open Innovation Strategy Division, Mr. Yun
oversees the Hyundai Motor Company’s global strategy for scouting and
discovering for new businesses, including Hyundai’s work with innovative
startups and its vision for Clean Mobility, Connected Mobility and
Freedom in Mobility.
All CES Asia keynotes will take place at the Kerry Hotel in Shanghai
Ballrooms 2-3. Additional industry thought leaders will be announced in
the coming weeks.
“We welcome Mr. Yu and Mr. Yun to the CES Asia stage where they will
share their visions that will transform the future of innovation,” said
Karen Chupka, executive vice president, CES. “Huawei and Hyundai are
global powerhouse brands that continue to redefine the industry and lead
the charge with original Asian innovations that connect, engage and
entertain consumers around the world.”
The fifth annual CES Asia, Asia’s premier technology event, will focus
on the latest innovation in AI, 5G, vehicle tech and startups from
around the world. The show will feature more than 550 exhibiting
companies, including more than 125 startups, representing the full
technology ecosystem. Visit CESAsia.com
for more information or to register.
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Note to Editors:
High-definition video b-roll is available for easy download on CESbroll.com.
CES Asia photo gallery for the latest pictures from CES Asia
2018. Journalists traveling from outside of China will require a J-1
or J-2 visa. For questions about exhibiting at CES Asia,
contact Brian Moon at bmoon@CTA.tech
or +1 703-907-4351.
About CES Asia:
Owned and produced by the International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co.
Ltd. and co-produced by Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co., Ltd (Shanghai
Intex), CES Asia is the premier event for the consumer technology
industry, showcasing the full breadth and depth of the innovation
value-chain in the Asian marketplace. Key global businesses come to this
event to grow and reinforce their brand by showcasing the latest
products and technologies to consumer tech industry executives, foreign
buyers and international media. Attendees have exclusive access to some
of the largest brands from China and around the world, while celebrating
the innovation that defines the consumer technology sector.
About International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co. Ltd. and CTA:
International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Co. Ltd. is a wholly
foreign-owned enterprise by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), a
trade association representing the $398 billion U.S. consumer technology
industry, which supports more than 18 million U.S. jobs. More than 2,200
companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are
among the world’s best known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA
membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical
education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering
of business and strategic relationships. CTA also owns and produces CES®
– the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of
consumer technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s
About Shanghai Intex:
Taken independent in July 2016, Shanghai Intex Exhibition (Co., Ltd.)
was originally founded in 1995 as the pioneering exhibition organizing
business of Intex Shanghai, the first joint venture venue management
business in Shanghai. Shanghai Intex is jointly overseen by the China
Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Shanghai and
PNO Exhibitions, giving it the perfect combination of domestic and
international resources. Over the last 20 years, Shanghai Intex has
organized more than 100 tradeshows and over 1000 conferences, with a sum
total show space in excess of 2 million square meters. Shanghai Intex
runs a number of internationally renowned exhibitions covering the music
industry, healthcare, lifestyle, advanced manufacturing, public
transportation, floriculture, consumer electronics, technology and more.
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