8 LAI Technology Speakers Presenting At CES 2019


The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) kicks off today in Las Vegas. One of the year’s biggest events for tech enthusiasts, it’s likely going to feature new advancements in the year’s biggest areas, including 5G, voice activation, artificial intelligence (AI), self-driving cars, and more.

In addition, we are very happy to report that eight Leading Authorities' speakers will be taking the stage at CES and delivering keynote speeches at this year's conference in Las Vegas:


  • Dr. Poppy CrumChief Scientist at Dolby Laboratories
  • Anthony FoxxFormer US Secretary of Transportation and Current Chief Policy Officer at Lyft
  • Mike AllenCo-Founder & Executive Editor of Axios and Former Chief White House Correspondent at POLITICO
  • Daymond JohnFUBU Founder and Star of ABC's Shark Tank
  • Mark PennWell-Known Political Strategist and President & Managing Partner of the Stagwell Group
  • Gary ShapiroPresident & CEO of the Consumer Technology Association
  • Dr. Daniel KraftPhysician, Scientist, Entrepreneur, and Repeat TED Speaker
  • Elizabeth Gore, Former Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Dell and Founder of Alice

Keep reading to learn more about these brilliant subject matter experts from Leading Authorities speakers bureau who will be presenting at this year's CES conference and click on the links below to browse through their individual speaker profile pages and find out more about their expertise, accomplishments, and speaking topics.


Chief Scientist at Dolby Laboratories 

Dr. Poppy Crum is an expert in technology-driven innovation and human evolution, and the Chief Scientist at Dolby Laboratories. A 2018 TED and SXSW speaker, Dr. Crum looks at how technology is changing everything from how businesses talk to consumers and understand demographic patterns to ways we should personalize products and devise new marketing strategies.


Former Secretary of Transportation and Current Chief Policy Officer at Lyft

Anthony Foxx is the former United States Secretary of Transportation and currently Chief Policy Officer at Lyft. Foxx is the authority on how to modernize businesses using a combination of new technology and smart partnerships with likeminded groups. At CES, he will sit on a panel dealing with the ways cities can use technology to solve problems including congestion and pollution.


Co-founder and Executive Editor of Axios and former Chief White House Correspondent at POLITICO

Mike Allen is the co-founder and Executive Editor of Axios. He formerly served as Chief White House Correspondent for POLITICO. At this year’s CES, Allen will sit on a panel talking about the intersection of technology and regulation, and how policymakers can help technology reach its potential without inhibiting innovation.


FUBU Founder and Star of ABC's "Shark Tank"

Daymond John is the founder of FUBU and one of the stars of ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank.” At this year’s CES, he will emcee a “pitch competition” highlighting different inventions that are all focused on helping to increase personal connection. Read about the contest, happening on Thursday, here.


Well-known Political Strategist and President and Managing Partner of the Stagwell Group

Mark Penn is the President & Managing Partner of The Stagwell Group. The author of the best-selling book Microtrends: The Small Forces Behind Tomorrow’s Big Changes, he talks about the trends that are making waves small today but will eventually drive major shifts within businesses in the future.


President & CEO of the Consumer Technology Association 

Gary Shapiro is the President and CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, the association behind CES. He closely watches the best in future technology from top companies and start-ups, and explains in fascinating detail the trends will disrupt and revolutionize businesses and why. Check out this recent article to see the emerging trends he’s most excited about, and the products he predicts will be the biggest hits at CES 2019.


Physician, Scientist, Entrepreneur, and Repeat TED Speaker

Dr. Daniel Kraft is a repeat TED speaker and the Harvard and Stanford-trained head of the medicine track at Singularity University (whose founders hail from X Prize and Google). He shares how disruptive technology is reinventing the future of health and medicine while demoing the industry’s most revolutionary new gadgets. Watch Dr. Kraft’s TED talk about the future of medicine.


Former Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Dell and Founder of Alice

Elizabeth Gore is the former Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Dell and founder of Hello Alice, an AI-based resource for female entrepreneurs. In talks, Gore breaks down the importance of empowering your coworkers to solve problems, and fostering an inclusive culture that’s receptive to ideas, wherever they may come from.


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