The Opening Gala: No IFA without celebrities
The start of the 55th International Consumer Electronics Fair in Berlin celebrated some 650 invited guests from politics, business and entertainment at an exclusive gala event. As hosts led Tagesschau spokeswoman and NDR Talkerin Judith Rakers and her Sat.1 colleague Jochen Schropp through the evening. As a musical highlight those responsible had committed this year Nena and her band. Among the prominent guests were this year ex-boxer Axel Schulz and his wife Patricia, the actresses Natalia Wörner, Katja Flint and Christine Neubauer. The rendezvous of the show prominence has IFA tradition.
Technical innovations are international highlights
Once again this year traveled again numerous art enthusiasts from around the world to Berlin to the latest products of to experience entertainment and electronic communications. Last year alone included the IFA managers 240,000 visitors, around the häfte of them were trade visitors. For a lot of attention provided at the IFA 2015, flat screen TVs, on the front of a different picture than at the back. The LCD giant has a screen size of 111 inches (2.80 meters) and could soon hold as a room divider moving into the living room.
smart home platforms for the budget of the future
Whether TV, stationary PC or tablet, some manufacturers want to establish terminals and control center. So could automatically show the image of the installed next to the house or apartment door Webcam example, the tablet or the TV when ringing. Such smart home platforms should also monitor heating systems and household distributed sensors for measuring smoke and movement in the future. In addition, should be so can be controlled even multimedia devices.
IFA forms offshoots in China
2016 to conquer the IFA Vera word Lichen China. The first exhibition is under the name Consumer Electronics China, held in April next year in Shenzhen, a metropolis north of Hong Kong. At the Organization of Chinese IFA offshoot the dealer Alibaba and Gome should be heavily involved. The Berlin trade fair company and the city government of Shenzhen to have already signed a letter of intent
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