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CNET's Next Big Thing Panel has an annual tradition atand this year the forward-looking panel will focus intensively on forward-looking technology – the technology in our homes and in our lives that helps us learn about our habits and preferences, track our routines, and anticipate our needs in real time.
The panel is scheduled for Tuesday, January 7th, at 3:00 p.m. PT at the Las Vegas Convention Center (North Hall, Room N257). It is managed by Lindsey Turrentine, Senior Vice President Content Strategy at CBS Interactive, and by CNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley (ViacomCBS is the parent company of CNET). Industry experts appear on stage, including Cindy Cohn, Managing Director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation; Rana El Kaliouby, co-founder and CEO of Affectiva; Doug Clinton, managing partner at Loup Ventures; and Michele Turner, senior director of Google Smart Home Ecosystem.
Entry to the show is free, but places are allocated first. And if you're not in Vegas, don't worry – we'll stream the event right here as soon as it starts. We hope that you will have an exciting discussion with us about what comes into the networked home and what questions we should ask ourselves before we bring this type of technology into our lives.