Commerce Secretary Pritzker Coming to CESDecember 10, 2013
The current United States Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, will speak at International CES next month, CEA announced Monday.
Pritzker, who was recently confirmed, will have a one-on-one on-stage conversation with CEA president and CEO Gary Shapiro at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 8, in the North Hall, N255-257, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
“I am excited to welcome Secretary Pritzker to the International CES,” Shapiro said in a statement. “The Commerce Department plays an important role in driving the growth of our nation’s innovation infrastructure – from promoting trade expansion and domestic manufacturing, to increasing access to a highly-trained workforce."