CES®

Mindshare@CES is a curated experience that brings the most relevant, inspiring news and events from CES® to our client guests. We introduce dynamic partners and offerings, feature inspiring conversations, and, of course, highlight the most innovative debuts from the CES® show floor. Through the week, we reveal how technologies add value to brands and affect consumers’ everyday lives.

Adweek: 5 Bleeding-Edge Brands That Are Infusing Retail With Artificial Intelligence

The next time you're in a Lowe's hardware store don't be surprised if a robot zooms up to ask if anyone needs help. And when you order your morning joe, a programmed bot may be whipping up that venti skim macchiato at...

The Drum: CES isn’t about the hardware anymore

For marketers who have been enamored by the annual ceremonial unveiling of the latest gadgets, you might have missed a critical trend which has crept into the halls of CES: it isn’t about the hardware anymore. Instead, it’s about the...

Yext: 2017 Predictions #15: The Emergence of Virtual Location

While emerging trends like mixed reality, A.I., and live video had more substantial years by way of generating conversation and publicity, location consistently acted as a fundamental component of these trends. For example: just think about how location powered...

Digital Hollywood at CES: Social Streaming – The Video Phenomenon of Everything

At Digital Hollywood’s CES event, Mindshare’s Chrissie Hanson (Head of Strategy, West Coast) explored the growth and opportunities in social streaming in a panel with executives from MRY, Manatt Digital Media, Waywire Networks, Tubular Labs, and more. Social streaming has experienced undeniable...

Three Questions with Rolf Olsen at CES 2017

Data is the glue for everything from connected devices to machine learning and more. So at CES 2017, we sat down with Rolf Olsen, Chief Data Officer at Mindshare NA, to get his take on the trends and tech...

POV: CES Best In Show

Photo Courtesy of CES Photo Gallery The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is the biggest innovation show in the world. Mindshare has walked the halls to curate for you the best in show:   Everything is connected & everything is...

AdWeek: What Can Brands Do With Voice Devices in 2018?

Excerpt: With CES around the corner, Adweek takes a look at the world of voice technology in 2018. In our look towards the future, we speak to Mindshare NA chief strategy officer Cindy Gustafson and Rain executive creative director Will...

Campaign: A call to action around gender equality at CES

Excerpt: The biggest trend for marketers at CES this year isn’t around a new device, or how technology is impacting our day-to-day lives. Instead, it’s actually a call to action—an opportunity for the advertising industry to push for greater...

AdWeek: The 22 Most Engaging Pieces of Brand Content on Social Media in 2017

Excerpt: This year, brands tried to utilize the popularity of emerging formats like video, and they kept politics in mind when creating assets while inspiring their fans through acts of social good. https://twitter.com/DegreeMen/status/855147095723999232 Degree Men, #RedefineWhatsPossible This 360-degree video invited fans to experience...

Ad Age: Hey, Alexa: What’s the Best Voice Strategy for Brands?

Excerpt: Alexa and Google Home didn't even exist three years ago. Yet VoiceLabs, a firm that helps companies be successful with voice applications, predicts 33 million voice-first devices will be in circulation by the end of 2017. Gartner has predicted 30 percent...

Warc: Virtual reality, next-generation cars and gadgets for a connected world – insights from...

Following CES 2016, Warc collected takeaways and insights from industry leading executives, including Mindshare's Chrissie Hanson, Head of Strategy, West Coast, along with leaders from Epsilon, JWT, and MRY. Check out some of Chrissie's insights below, and see the...

Digiday: VR, AI and voice: Behind the hype at CES 2017

Some come to CES for the self-driving cars and smart sprinkler systems; media companies and advertisers are in Las Vegas to talk voice and artificial intelligence. And pour some cold water on virtual reality. Thanks to products like the Amazon...

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POV: Snapchat ‘Cameo’ Puts Your Face into GIFs

By Krishan Majithia, Account Director, FAST, Paid Social Background: Snap has announced the launch of ‘Cameos’ - a new feature allowing users to insert their face...

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