Audi Chairman to Keynote at CES
Rupert Stadler, the chairman of the board of Audi AG, will deliver a keynote address at January's International CES. Stadler takes the "auto executive" slot in the CES keynote lineup filled in the past two years by the CEOs of General Motors and Ford.
Stadler will speak at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6. He is the fourth keynote speaker announced for the show, after Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg and Samsung CEO Boo-Keun Yoon.
“Through Rupert Stadler’s leadership, Audi has become a global leader in the automotive industry, providing consumers with a high-quality driving experience through innovative design and technology,” Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of CEA, said as part of the announcement.