Ballmer to Keynote CES Again
CEA announced Thursday that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will once again deliver a keynote address at January's International CES. Ballmer will deliver the pre-show keynote, at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5, at the Las Vegas Hilton Center.
Ballmer, who has spoken at CES annually since Bill Gates keynoted for the final time in 2008. He is the first keynoter announced for the event.
“As leader of one of the world’s most innovative technology companies, a keynote address from Steve Ballmer is the perfect way to kick off the 2011 International CES,” Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of CEA, said as part of the announcement.