Find trade partners and succeed in new international markets. The U.S. Commercial Service, in cooperation with the Consumer Technology Association (CTA™), invites you to register for our Global Market Insight Program (GMIP), International Matchmaking Reception and Business-to-Business (B2B) Matchmaking programs being held at CES 2017.


Dates: January 5-8, 2017

Venues: Various depending on program


*Free, but must be a CTA™ member or CES 2017 exhibitor and a company with 51% U.S. content.

IBP Project Officer
Gemal Brangman

Tel: 202-482-3773

Global Market Insight Program (GMIP) Lead
Sheryl Hitomi, Trade Specialist

Tel: 408-316-7315

International Matchmaking Reception and B2B Lead
Tony Pu, Trade Specialist

Tel: 215-597-6120

Are you a CES 2017 exhibitor or a CTA™ member?
Click here
for more info on how to exhibit at a Table-Top Display during our International Matchmaking Reception.

Click here for more information participating in Global Markets Insight Program (GMIP).

Click here for more information on the Business-to-Business (B2B) Matchmaking Program.

Are you a CES 2017 attendee?
U.S. Commercial Service trade specialists will be available in the International Business Center (IBC) located at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), South Hall Connector, Room S224, to meet with CES 2017 attendees who are interested in learning about international trade services to U.S. businesses.


U.S. Embassy ICT Specialists and delegations from the following countries will be part of the GMIP and B2B matchmaking programs: Argentina, Brazil, Belgium, Bolivia, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Finland, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Latvia, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Philippines, Romania, Russia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, Ukraine, United Kingdom
(Specific countries are subject to change).

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OMB Control No.: 0625-0237
Expiration Date: 1/1/18

Register for our programs at CES 2017 by completing the form below. 

Contact Information:

Company Name: *
First Name: *
Last Name:
Title: *
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Phone:    Ext.
Cell Phone at the Show:
Email: *  Receive a Copy
Confirm Email: *
Web Site:

Are you an exhibitor or CTA Member?Exhibitor    CTA Member
Your Hall and Booth number:

Company Profile  
Year company was founded:  

Number of employees in the company:*

*Type of business:

*Sales Method:
Joint Venture

*Please describe your product or service:


*Who are the buyers or end users for your product/service?

Is your product/service at least 51% U.S. content?
Yes    No
Global Market Insight Program (GMIP) / Showtime Appointment Request
ATTENTION: The Global Markets Insight Program (GMIP) has reached capacity. We are now accepting registrations for Showtime, which are 1-on-1 meeting requests with individual Commercial Specialists. Please select up to a maximum of 5 international markets you would like to meet with our industry specialists. The average duration of each appointment is 20 minutes. Each specialist will receive your interest for a Showtime appointment and stop by your booth during the show.


Please specify questions/topics you need the Commercial Specialist(s) to be prepared to discuss:

B2B Matchmaking Program (Industry Focused Promotion):
By selecting this box, I agree to have my company profile listed online in the Industry Focused Promotion (IFP) platform as part of an Export Interest Directory and promoted to international companies.
Products and Services Information:
Please indicate which categories best describe your products or services:
Audio Fitness and Sports Safety & Security Products
Augmented & Virtual Reality Gaming Sensors
Biometrics Health and Biotech Smart Home/Appliances
Computer Hardware & Software Internet Services Streaming Services
Content Creation Lifestyle Telecommunications & Infrastructure
Content Distribution Mobile Commerce/Digital Finance Vehicle Technology
Crowd funding/sourcing Nanotechnology Video
Digital Imaging/Photography Online Media Wearables
Drones Personal Privacy & Cyber Security Wireless Devices
E-Commerce Robotics Wireless Services


Product/Service Description: * (required)
Briefly describe in 4 lines or 225 characters maximum the products and services you seek to promote. Please be specific enough so that the reader (potential international buyer) understands what you are offering. Be aware that your submission will be posted on the website as-is.

Business Objectives and Marketing Information:
Please indicate your business objectives (check one or more):
Direct Sales
Identify Distributors/Agents/Representatives
Licensing Agreements
Other - Please specify:
Other Information (Optional)
I am new to export.
Is your product/service at least 51% U.S. content?
The U.S. Commercial Service has offices at U.S. Embassies in over 80 countries (although not all 80 countries will be represented at the trade show). Can we be of assistance with your exporting efforts to any other markets?
Your Local U.S. Department of Commerce Office
Are you currently working with one of our offices/U.S. Export Assistance Centers in the United States?*
Yes    No

If yes, which office or Trade Specialist are you currently working with:

In the past 24 months, have you or your company utilized any market research reports or trade promotion programs, or received counseling from the U.S. Dept of Commerce or one of its U.S. Export Assistance Centers?*
Yes    No

If yes, has the program of information provided assisted you in completing your export sales?
Yes    No

If time allows, could you please explain?


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