What to know before you go: Delta @ CES 2023

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1.3.2023
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Delta is returning to CES in 2023 to shine a spotlight on the power of human connection and show how the airline is harnessing the power of people, personalization and innovation to build a more connected travel journey and sustainable world. Learn more about what to know if you're planning to attend in person.

CES 2023 is just around the corner. Here are some tips to help you prepare for the world’s largest technology conference and connect with Delta on-site. If you are unable to attend this year, visit delta.com/ces to catch the highlights.

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Delta CEO Ed Bastian will join MediaLink CEO Michael E. Kassan on stage Jan. 5 in Las Vegas to discuss the ways Delta and other consumer brands are combining technology with ingenuity to better know and serve their customers, engaging their members with increasingly tailored experiences curated just for them.

MEDIA INQUIRIES

For media attending CES, visit the Media Resources page on Delta News Hub for media requests, contact information, media kits and more.

GETTING THERE

This year, Delta is offering additional flights to Las Vegas from 16 U.S. cities and three international hubs on Jan. 3-4 and departures from Jan. 7-9. The airline will fly direct from locations like Austin, Texas; Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, Florida; and Orange County, San Diego and San Jose, California.

The airline also plans to bring select attendees to the conference in style with the return of its Delta Festival Shuttle bound for CES from New York (JFK) and Los Angeles (LAX) on Jan. 4. Those who join the invite-only shuttle will be treated to a curated pre-flight food and beverage service in Delta Sky Clubs prior to departure, complimentary Silver Medallion status, a hand-picked selection of onboard amenities and more.

QUICK & CONVENIENT BADGE PICKUP

From Jan. 3-5, Delta customers arriving in Las Vegas (LAS) who have SkyPriority (and carry-on bags only) can access expedited CES badge pick-up at gate D33 from 8 a.m. PST to 6 p.m. PST.  

All other attendees may retrieve their badges in general baggage claim with CTA or on-site at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

After CES, be sure to stop by D33 for select well-being products and snacks from Grown Alchemist, Kate’s Bars and more to reconnect to your routine and prepare for the journey home.

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CONNECT WITH DELTA AT CES

Delta is returning to CES in 2023 to shine a spotlight on the power of human connection and show how the airline is harnessing the power of people, personalization and innovation to build a more connected travel journey and sustainable world.

Read on for more details on how to connect with us at CES 2023.

CATCH CEO ED BASTIAN’S C SPACE KEYNOTE (JAN. 5, 11 A.M. PST)

Delta’s CES story takes center stage at ARIA when Delta CEO Ed Bastian joins MediaLink CEO Michael E. Kassan to open the CES C Space program on Thursday, Jan. 5, at 11 a.m. PST. This conversation will explore how Delta is celebrating the power of human connection by combining technology with ingenuity. Bastian will share what’s next for customers flying on Delta in 2023 and beyond.

Join us at delta.com/ces for the livestream.

Time

Speaker

Topic

Location

On Stage

11-11:45 a.m. PST

Ed Bastian 

C-Space Keynote: Building Community & Connection In A Non-Stop World

*Official CES Session 

ARIA, East Level 2 Mariposa Ballroom 4

Moderator: Michael Kassan, Founder and CEO, MediaLink

HEAR FROM OTHER DELTA LEADERS AT CES (JAN. 5-6)

From sustainability and innovation to membership and personalization, attendees can join CES sessions featuring Delta leaders discussing a variety of engaging and insightful themes.

See below for a full list of Delta leaders speaking at CES.

Time

Speaker

Topic

Location

On Stage

Thursday, January 5

10-10:40 a.m. PST

Pam Fletcher, Chief Sustainability Officer 

Start Traveling Sustainably 

*Official CES session, additional fee required to access 

Venetian Expo Level 4 Lando 4302

Panelist: JoeBen Bevirt, Founder and CEO, Joby Aviation

Moderator: Lauren Hillery, V.P. - Strategy, LaneTerralever

1-1:30 p.m. PST

Allison Ausband, E.V.P. and Chief Customer Experience Officer 

The Female Quotient’s How Emotional Intelligence Helps Us Build Better Cultures and Products

*Private programming, no additional fee required 

ARIA, Sky Suites 

Panelists: Esther Raphael, CMO, Intersection; Dianna Jones, Sr.  Counsel, Global Compliance, Uber Technologies, Inc; Melissa Bannon, Sr. Director, Customer Experience & E-Commerce, LG Electronics America

Moderator: Shelley Zalis, CEO, The Female Quotient

 

1:30-1:55 p.m. PST

Ranjan Goswami, Senior Vice President – Customer Experience Design 

Marketing Reinvented: Connecting Customers With Tailored Experiences

*Official CES session

ARIA, Joshua 8 Ballroom

Panelists: Domenic Dimeglio, EVP & CMO, Paramount+; Kevin McLaughlin, CMO, Consumer, T-Mobile; Megan Roberts, Creative Director, Atlas Obscura 

Panelist/Moderator: Amy Weisenbach, SVP, Head of Marketing, The New York Times 

2-2:40 p.m. PST

Tim Mapes, CMO

Deloitte’s The Worlds of 2030: Shifting Consumer Power 

*Official CES session

LVCC, W232 

Panelists: Kate Wendt, VP, Strategy, Transformation, and Sustainability, REI; Brian Tippens, Chief Social Impact Officer, Cisco; Rahul Sabnis Chief Creative Officer, iHeart Media

Moderator: Kim Christfort, Managing Director, Deloitte

Friday, January 6

10:35-11 a.m. PST

Tim Mapes, CMO

Brand Innovators 

Fireside Chat 

 

*Private programming, invite only

The Cosmopolitan

Moderator: Paul Suchman, CMO, Audacity  

1:40-2:20 p.m. PST

Dwight James, Senior Vice President — Customer Engagement & Loyalty for Delta Air Lines, and CEO — Delta Vacations 

Variety’s Entertainment Marketing Heroes- Uniting the Generations 

*Official CES session

ARIA, East Level 1, Joshua 9 Ballroom

Panelists: Sarah Tobin, Head of Integrated Marketing, Samsung; Lori O’Connor, VP Entertainment and Sales, Simulmedia; Dominic Dimeglio, EVP & CMO, Paramount Streaming

Moderator: Heidi Chung, Media Analyst & Correspondent, Variety

EXPERIENCE THE WONDER WINDOW AT ARIA (JAN. 5-7)

Delta SkyMiles® and Starbucks® Rewards are coming together at CES to give attendees more of what matters. Experience the “Wonder Window” exhibit at ARIA for an interactive experience and the opportunity for special giveaways. The exhibit will be open from Jan. 5-7.

NAVIGATING CES

For general questions about the event, visit ces.tech. Attendees are encouraged to download the CES app on the App Store and Google Play for more information (when available).

For all questions regarding Delta at CES, visit delta.com/ces or visit the Delta News Hub homepage.