agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of the
Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), has launched special
deals for attendees at Berlin's IFA.
IFA Berlin is one of the world's largest consumer electronics and
appliances trade shows. Held since 1926, the event draws visitors from
more than 100 countries each year and is one of the key global forums
for retailers, buyers and industry pundits to see the latest in
Taking place from September 2 to 7 in the Messe-Berlin fairgrounds,
IFA showcases new developments in home entertainment,
telecommunications, public media, household appliances and more.
Exhibitors create high-tech installations to display their latest
products – last year's highlights included new HD flatscreens, 3D and
Internet TVs and Samsung's Galaxy Tab.
Keynote speeches are a major drawcard of IFA. Speaking this year on
emerging trends are Toshiba's Masaaki Osumi and Keith McLoughlin from
Electrolux. [email protected] will also feature some exciting commentary
with Groupon's Daniel Glasner and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
scheduled to speak.
For a glimpse into the future of consumer tech, visitors can head to
the TecWatch arena. Forecasts this year will focus on Web apps, smart
TV, digital radio and interactive media, with a section devoted to
Japanese robot research and technologies. The iZone section is also set
to draw interest with the latest i-tech and e-media trends on display.
Concerts and live entertainment are also on the agenda for IFA 2011.
British band Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark will be celebrating
their comeback with an open air concert in the IFA Summer Garden.
Concerts by German pop maestro Roland Kaiser and duo Ich + Ich, plus a
poetry festival will give visitors a taste of contemporary German
agoda.com has secured discounted rates at select Berlin hotels for
travelers headed to IFA 2011. Travelers should book now – rooms will
fill up fast!
agoda.com Deals for IFA Berlin 2011
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Rates from USD 203 per night. Modern hotel close to Messe Berlin Convention Center.
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Rates from USD 197 per night. Elegant luxury hotel close to transport, shopping and dining.
September 2-7, 2011
Messe Berlin Fairgrounds