About the Consumer Technology Association

Knowledge is power. At the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ we believe that by empowering consumers with actionable information on how to live green, buy green and recycle responsibly, we can help millions of people lower their energy consumption, shrink their carbon footprint, reduce waste – all while saving money.

CTA is the technology trade association representing the $211 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies enjoy the benefits of CTA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CTA is the industry authority on market research and forecasts, consumer surveys, legislative and regulatory news, engineering standards, training resources and more. CTA is also engaged in consumer education and collaborative partnerships to help meet the challenge of building a more sustainable and eco-efficient tomorrow.

CTA owns and produces CES® – The Global Stage for Innovation, the world’s leading innovation event. Each year CES brings together more than 150,000 retail buyers, distributors, manufacturers, market analysts, importers, exporters and press from 150 countries. Find more about CES at CESweb.org. Find CTA online at CTA.tech, and DeclareInnovation.com. Find information on CTA’s environmental programs and policies at CTA.tech/green and GreenerGadgets.org.