Artifact Details

Title

Shapiro, Gary oral history

Catalog Number

102746884

Type

Text

Date

2014-02-20

Contributor

Fortier, James, Videographer
Hollar, John C., Interviewer
Shapiro, Gary, Interviewee

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, California

Extent

33 p.

Format

PDF

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

Gary Shapiro is president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the US trade association representing more than 2,000 consumer electronics companies, and owning and producing the world’s largest annual innovation tradeshow, the International CES. Shapiro has held many exhibition industry leadership posts, and received the exhibition industry’s highest honor, the IAEE Pinnacle Award.

Prior to joining the association, Shapiro was an associate at the law firm of Squire Sanders. He also has worked on Capitol Hill, as an assistant to a member of Congress. He received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate with a double major in economics and psychology from Binghamton University.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Consumer Electronics Association (CEA); International CES; HDTV; Ninja Innovation; Congress; Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA); PROTECT IP Act (PIPA)

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X7103.2014

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102746883 Shapiro, Gary oral history