Gary's Book Club

Hear from noteworthy authors in the technology industry at Gary’s Book Club.

Stop by the Consumer Technology Association Stage to hear the interviews, meet the authors and get a copy of their books signed.

Covering topics ranging from innovation to history and tech policy, the featured books are available for purchase on site.

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CES 2019 Gary's Book Club Authors


Ninja FutureGary Shapiro

Ninja Future

Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, casts his eye toward the future, charting how the innovative technologies of today will transform not only the way business is done but society itself—and how we can use them to remain competitive in a rapidly evolving world.

Tuesday, January 8
Booth Signing: 11:45 AM-12:45 PM

Wednesday, January 9
CTA Stage: 10:00-10:30 AM

Thursday, January 10
Booth Signing: 10:30-11:30 AM

Friday, January 11
Booth Signing: 10-11 AM

(C)lean MessagingScott Brown

(C)lean Messaging

Scott Brown's (C)lean Messaging is the framework startup founders need before they share their invention with the world.

Thursday, January 10
CTA Stage: 12:30 PM
Booth Signing: 1-2 PM

Connecting the DotsJohn Chambers & Diane Brady

Connecting the Dots

Connecting the Dots gives readers a playbook on how to act before the market shifts, tap customers for strategy, partner for growth, build teams, and disrupt themselves.

Thursday, January 10
CTA Stage: 11:30 AM
Booth Signing: 12:00-1:00 PM

Charlie Fink's MetaverseCharlie Fink

Charlie Fink's Metaverse: An AR Enabled Guide to AR & VR

Charlie Fink's Metaverse is a guide to emerging VR & AR that is engaging to professionals, accessible to non-technical readers, and relentlessly entertaining to everyone.

Wednesday, January 9
CTA Stage: 11 AM
Booth Signing: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM

High Static, Dead LinesKristen Gallerneaux

High Static, Dead Lines

In High Static, Dead Lines, media historian and artist Kristen Gallerneaux weaves a literary mix tape exploring entwined boundaries between sound, material culture, landscape and esoteric belief.

Wednesday, January 9
CTA Stage: 1 PM
Booth Signing: 1:30-2:30 PM

Blockchain-The trust technology for human cooperationMark Mueller-Eberstein & Phil Klein

Blockchain: The Trust Technology for Human Cooperation

Blockchain:The Trust Technology for Human Cooperation gives business leaders and investors the key understanding needed to begin to powerfully benefit from this transformative new technology.

Tuesday, January 8
CTA Stage: 10 AM
Booth Signing: 10:30-11:30 AM

Tech HumanistKate O’Neill 

Tech Humanist: How You Can Make Technology Better for Business and Better for Humans

In her new book “Tech Humanist,” Kate O’Neill examines the intent, goals and avenues through which people create and distribute technology, and the amplifying effects technology has on the values the organizations that deploy it.

Wednesday, January 9
CTA Stage: 3:30 PM
Booth Signing: 4-5 PM

Digital Self MasteryHeidi Forbes Öste, Ph.D.

Digital Self Mastery Across Generations: How to Master Your Relationship with Technology to Amplify Productivity and Connection in the Digital Era

Digital Self Mastery integrates human development and behavior science with tech-savvy strategic business and systems thinking. It presents new solutions to challenges of the digital era in the workforce and at home.

Tuesday, January 8
CTA Stage: 1 PM
Booth Signing: 1:30-2:30 PM

The Fourth Age Byron Reese

The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers and the Future of Humanity

The Fourth Age, by Futurist and GigaOm CEO, Byron Reese, offers fascinating insight into AI, robotics, and their extraordinary implications for our species.

Tuesday, January 8
CTA Stage: 3:30 PM
Booth Signing: 4-5 PM

Authentic InclusionFrances West

Authentic Inclusion™ Drives Disruptive Innovation

In Authentic Inclusion™ Drives Disruptive Innovation, Frances West draws on her unique personal background and business experience in technology innovation to offer ways in which company leaders can operationalize inclusion as a core business imperative to drive disruptive innovation.

Tuesday, January 8
CTA Stage: 2 PM
Booth Signing: 2:30-3:30 PM