NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- RAND Luxury today announced the 2018 installment of The Luxury Technology Show, the high-end tech industry's most exclusive and anticipated event series, which will take place on October 3 in New York City. The unique showcase highlights the best-in-class products and latest innovations from leading brands in electronics, luxury and technology while serving up signature cocktails and cuisine to its invite-only industry attendees.
Launched in 2014, The Luxury Technology Show is renowned for introducing top-tier technological innovations to exclusive audiences as well as its consistency in quality and diversity in products and services. Highlights from last year's show include a three-wheeled electric sports car for one person, an automated solar umbrella, a VR flight simulator and an outdoor DIY sauna.
This year's show will display products in categories such as photography, home and business electronics, health and wellness, automotive, accessories, mobile devices, tablets, home audio, high-end appliances, smart watches, racing simulators and more. Highlights will include exhibitions from:
WineCab: Presented by Cavalry Robotics, the WineCab is the most advanced wine storage and inventory system, crafted to steward old-world traditions while incorporating the best of modern technology. The custom, space-efficient cabinet holds over 200 bottles of wine, maintains optimum temperature and humidity levels, and features a first-ever robotic arm to treat collections with an efficient, gentle touch. Bottles are scanned and referenced from over 600,000 labels in WineCab's inventory, empowering the collector with expert information on pairings, wine notes and regions, all accessible through an iOS application interface.
Belkin WEMO: For over 35 years, global tech leader Belkin has been empowering consumers with products that leverage technology to simplify lives. Its WEMO line of innovative smart home products enables users to control home electronics remotely, with offerings including electrical plugs, motion sensors, light switches, cameras, light bulbs and a mobile app. With two products sold every second across 50 countries, Belkin is the leader in cables and connectivity and the No. 1 third-party maker of wireless charging accessories.
Cavalier Audio: A USA-based premium audio brand with a mission to bridge the gap between classic craftsmanship and modern technology by delivering one-of-a-kind audio solutions. They aim to take the same attention to detail and authenticity that you see in fashion, art and home furnishing and bring it to the audio industry. They want to change the way listeners hear, see and feel audio products by crafting each piece with genuine materials from hand selected leathers and woods to premium fabrics and metals. They use only the finest, durable luxury resources to deliver the perfect balance of aesthetics, strength, style and performance with an uncompromising attention to detail.
Karma Long Island: Part of the Experience Auto Group (EAG), Karma Automotive adds its own unique cache to North America's premier luxury dealer network as the first true luxury electric brand. Its Revero luxury sports sedan combines stunning design and new age technology to create a beautiful and environmentally responsible vehicle that features a solar roof, dual electric motors, regenerative braking, minimally tanned leather and unlacquered reclaimed wood trim.
JURA: The innovation leader in automatic coffee machines, JURA offers a true bean-to-cup experience that is freshly ground, not capsuled. The company utilizes exclusive technologies to set new category standards for its award-winning suite of products that includes the JURA AI, LIVE, D6 with J.O.E., and S8 models.
Q-Yachts: Q-Yachts was conceived with the vision of bringing to the market a unique boat, which offers the same experience of relaxed speed and silence that sailing offers. Thanks to the innovative propulsion technology and the hydrodynamically optimized hull, the boat produces minimal noise and wake. The Q-Yachts concept represents yet another step in the evolution of boating - Where the journey truly becomes the destination.
Ultimate Ears: Conceived in 1995 in the back of a Van Halen tour bus, Ultimate Ears developed the first custom fit in-ear monitors that are still used by most of today's top touring musicians. The company applies the same bespoke tech to its full line of products including portable wireless speakers and custom-made wireless headphones.
Vitamix: The world leader in high-performing blending equipment for home and commercial use, Vitamix is the brand most trusted by professional chefs. Its Ascent™ Series machines are the first high-performance, smart blenders from Vitamix, boasting state-of-the-art design, built-in wireless connectivity and a family of Self-Detect™ containers.
Other presenting sponsors include BIO-key, Chronoswiss, Cozzia, FOREO, Grandstand Sports and Memorabilia, Hestan, iTex, KryptAll, Kube, Robotemi, SmartFlower Solar, Temi, truMedic, Vanderhall, and Vuzix. Official media partners include Connected Design, Dealerscope, Financial Times and Twice. Signature cocktails and exquisite cuisine will be provided by Godiva, Macaron Bites and The Scotch Malt Whisky Society.
The 2018 New York Luxury Technology Show will take place on Wednesday, October 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Metropolitan West. For more information and tickets, visit thelts.com.
Next up for the brand: The 2019 Luxury Escape during the Sundance Film Festival, January 27-28 at The St. Regis Deer Valley. For more details, contact Alex Reiff: AReiff@RANDLuxury.com.
ABOUT RAND LUXURY
RAND Luxury, the producer of The Luxury Technology Show, was founded by entrepreneur Bradford Rand. The team's first event was in 1993 and since then has produced 1,100 shows globally in variety of industries. Based in Manhattan, the team is known for their Invitation-Only Luxury Tech Shows in NYC & LA, brunch events in the Hamptons & Greenwich and luxury lounges during the Sundance & Toronto Int'l Film Festivals. RAND Luxury has produced unveilings for such elite brands such as Lamborghini, Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin, Bentley & Maserati. Other events produced by the team include TECHEXPO hiring events and the Cyber Security Summit Series along with charity events for The Red Cross, City Harvest, Riverkeeper, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society & The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Details: RandLuxury.com and TheLTS.com.
Erin Keaveney, SHIFT Communications
SOURCE The Luxury Technology Show