CEA Foundation Mourns Passing of Jack Wayman
Long Time CE Industry Leader, CES Founder and Decorated U.S. Veteran Jack Wayman Dies at Age 92
The CEA Foundation
The CEA Foundation was launched in 2012 with the mission of linking seniors and people with disabilities with technology to enhance their lives.
You Can Change Lives!
The CEA Foundation can now accept donations online. Your support will go to improving the lives of seniors and people with disabilities.
CEA Foundation Named 2014 Power of A Gold Winner
The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) has selected the CEA Foundation as a 2014 “Power of A” Gold Award winner.
The CEA Foundation is a public, national foundation affiliated with the Consumer Electronics Association. It was established with the mission to link seniors and people with disabilities with technologies to enhance their lives. The Foundation is focused on strategic support of programs to impact these communities and has launched its first series of grants in 2012. It also serves to facilitate dialog between industry, consumers, government, advocacy groups and other key stakeholders around important issues.
Older Adults Technology Services
The CEA Foundation announced its support of Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) with a grant to help open the nation's first tech-themed center for older adults. The Senior Planet Exploration Center in New York features classes, workshops, talks, and social and cultural events focused around technology.
The funding provided by the Foundation has gone a long way, leading to media attention from USA Today, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Today Show and CNBC to name a few. OATS is dedicated to linking seniors with technology with the intention of engaging them with education and social activity. Learn more.
CEA Foundation Congratulates 2014 Digital Patriots
Congratulations to CEA Foundation Chairman John Shalam on his selection as a 2014 Digital Patriot. John will be honored along with U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Rob Portman (R-OH) at a dinner on April 29 in Washington, DC. Proceeds from this dinner will support the CEA Foundation.
CEA Foundation Congratulates Trustee Bruce Borenstein on Innovation Entrepreneur Award
The CEA Foundation would like to congratulate Board of Trustees member Bruce Borenstein for receiving the CEA Innovation Entrepreneur Award for Small Business Executive of the Year.
CEA Foundation Congratulates inaugural eCycling Leadership Award Recipients
The CEA Foundation congratulates Best Buy, Dell, HP and Samsung for receiving the inaugural eCycling Leadership Awards. In particular we would like to recognize CEA Foundation Board of Trustee member John Godfrey who accepted the award on behalf of Samsung.
Consumer Electronics Can Change the World
Come see the CEA Foundation's panel session at the 2014 International CES called "Consumer electronics can change the world." Join the CEA Foundation for a session discussing the impact of the consumer electronics industry on philanthropy. Find out how philanthropy can benefit your company and career while also doing good for your community. CE supports numerous philanthropic efforts including education, environmental issues, and improving the lives of vulnerable populations. Learn more about the efforts of leading organizations in our industry and the power of doing good.
CEA Foundation at 2014 International CES
Learn more about the CEA Foundation at the Experience CEA Booth in the Grand Lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center during 2014 International CES. Visit www.cesweb.org/ for information on everything happening at 2014 International CES!
2015 International CES
January 06-09, 2015
Las Vegas, NV
The CEA Foundation will be at the 2015 International CES. Stop by CEA Center in the Grand Lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center for more information about the CEA Foundation.
Grantmakers in Aging Annual Conference
October 22-24, 2014
San Francisco, CA
The CEA Foundation is proud to support the annual Grantmakers in Aging Conference
AgeTech West Technology Conference and Expo
November 17-18, 2014
The CEA Foundation will be at AgeTech West's Technology Conference and Expo