Krzanich Kicks-off Tech Titan Keynote Series at The Venetian
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced
that new Intel CEO Brian Krzanich will deliver a preshow keynote address
at the upcoming 2014 International CES®. Owned and produced
by CEA, the 2014 CES, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on
the business of consumer technologies, will run January 7-10, 2014 in
Las Vegas, Nevada.
Krzanich’s keynote is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, January 6, 2014,
in The Venetian’s Palazzo Ballroom.
“For decades, Intel’s innovative technologies have been at the heart of
connecting people around the world and bringing information into the
hands of consumers,” said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA. “Under
Brian Krzanich’s leadership, Intel is defining a new era in which every
device and every object connects and computes. We look forward to
hearing his vision for future innovation at the 2014 International CES.”
Brian Krzanich was appointed chief executive officer and elected a
member of Intel’s board of directors on May 16, 2013. Krzanich has held
numerous positions within the company, most recently serving as chief
operating officer (COO). As COO, his responsibilities included leading
more than 50,000 employees spanning Intel’s Technology and Manufacturing
Group, Intel Custom Foundry, supply chain operations, the NAND Solutions
group, human resources, information technology and Intel’s China
strategy. His open-minded approach to problem solving and listening to
customers' needs has extended the company's product and technology
Krzanich’s address will be part of the new Tech Titans Keynote series at
the 2014 CES. The Tech Titans Keynote series is the stage where CEOs
from the most powerful companies in technology present their vision for
the upcoming revolutions in products, services and networks that will
shape the next wave of innovation.
Additional keynotes at the 2014 CES will be held as part of the
Technology Innovators Keynote series. This new keynote series will offer
insights by innovators, thought-leaders and disruptors – the “rock
stars” of their industries. It is a stage for those with big ideas that
are reframing the way technology will impact our interaction with the
world today, and in years to come.
Keynote speakers for both the Tech Titan and Technology Innovator series
will be announced in the coming weeks.
The 2014 CES will feature more than 3,200 exhibitors unveiling the
latest consumer technology products and services across 15 product
categories. For more information on the 2014 International CES, visit CESweb.org.