So the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 kicks off next week in Vegas. I've never attended and never followed the live tweets/blogs whatever, but do keep track of updates here and there.
The connection this year is that Ford CEO and former Michigan AD, Jim Hackett, will be one of the keynote speakers.
Gov. (and 3-time UM degree holder) Rick Snyder will be a panelist in a couple of sessions on self-driving cars and how states can become innovation leaders:
And in a state of Michigan connection, Director of MDOT, Kirk Steudle, will be a panelist in a session about smart cities:
Random stuff, but I found it interesting.