CEDIA 2017 brings the home technology community together like no place else. From daytime networking and free educational programming to evening receptions and after-hours parties, CEDIA 2017 offers unbeatable ways to connect, network, learn and grow.

Opening Keynote

Join us to kick-off the show with our visionary keynote Dave Evans, Co-founder and CTO of Stringify (and former Chief Futurist of Cisco), who will look at “The Internet of Intelligent Things (IoIT)” and how we will add intelligence to connected things, solving many IoT challenges. He says, “Raw connectivity will be antiquated, all things will be connected to rich sources of intelligence and to one another, creating a powerful global intelligence.” Evans will discuss how the Internet of Intelligent Things (IoIT) will address some of mankind's most pressing issues. Free to all attendees.

Wednesday, September 6
San Diego Convention Center Ballroom 20A
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

New Date! CEDIA Awards Celebration

Our industry is driven by vision, passion, and innovation, and we celebrate the best of the best at our CEDIA Awards Celebration aboard the USS Midway.

Wednesday, September 6

7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception

8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Awards Presentation and Dinner

9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Music, Cocktails, and Connection


Spark your imagination with these “TED”-like, bite-sized talks on critical topics around emerging trends and home technology integration. These quick 20-minute talks delivered by top industry visionaries will cover topics that affect all facets of your business. CEDIA Talks will be held at the CEDIA booth 3635 each day of the show and are free to all attendees.

CEDIA Open Sessions

Five new CEDIA Open Sessions will bring you up to speed on key issues in the industry. Panelists are subject matter experts with different perspectives on topics ranging from HDMI 2.1 to HDR and even “The Great Dongle Debate.” Open sessions will be held in Room 33B and are free to all attendees.


September 7: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
September 8: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
September 9: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



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