CTA, EVERFI digital learning program teaches local students entrepreneurial skills
Las Vegas, NV – 01/08/2018 –Three teams of Las Vegas-area student entrepreneurs will compete at CES® 2018 – owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) – pitching their original business ideas to three expert technology innovators, who will serve as judges and select a winning team.
The high school students successfully completed the CTA Future Innovators program – established by CTA and EVERFI – which teaches students how to apply math and creative skills to think entrepreneurially about business. CTA is committed to addressing the nation’s current skills gap, growing the number of high-quality jobs and transitioning the country into a fully-equipped, highly-skilled, 21stcentury workforce.
CES is open to members of the technology industry, and attendees must be at least 18 years old. WHEN:
10-11 AM, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018
CTA Stage, Grand Lobby, Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89109
CES attendees and media are welcome to attend. This event is not open to the general public.
Deena Ghazarian, Managing Partner, TargetPath, LLC (Judge)
Kyle Walker, Head of New Business Strategy, Amazon (Judge)
Ximena Hartsock, Co-founder and President, Phone2Action (Judge)