|Google president Larry Page at CES 2006|
Mark Peters : November 17th 2005 - 08:40 CET
Google president Larry Page at CES 2006 : The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced that Larry Page, co-founder and president of products of Google, will deliver a keynote address at the 2006 CES. Page's address is slated for Friday, January 6, 2006, at 4 p.m. in the Hilton Theater at the Las Vegas Hilton. The 2006 International CES, the world's largest consumer technology tradeshow, runs January 5-8 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Larry Page co-founded Google as the CEO in 1998 and grew the company to more than 200 employees and profitability before moving into his role as president of products in April 2001. He continues to share responsibility for Google's day-to-day operations and serve on Google's Board of Directors.|
International CES 2006 - Google|
"Larry Page has helped lead Google to become one of the world's most prolific brands and recognized as the world's largest Internet search engine. Google has been one of the most innovative companies of the past decade, moving beyond its search engine roots. With his entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to innovation, Page is a natural fit for CES. We are thrilled that he has come on board as a keynoter at the 2006 International CES," said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of CEA. "Page joins an outstanding keynote line-up that includes Microsoft's Bill Gates, Intel's Paul Otellini, Sony's Howard Stringer and Yahoo!'s Terry Semel.
Google CEO Larry Page - National Advisory Committee
In 2002, Page was named a World Economic Forum Global Leader for Tomorrow. He is a member of the National Advisory Committee (NAC) of the University of Michigan College of Engineering, and together with co-founder Sergey Brin, he was honored with the Marconi Prize in 2004. He is a trustee on the board of the X PRIZE and was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 2004.
CES 2006 Las Vegas convention center
The 2006 International CES focuses on more than 30 product areas from more than 2,500 exhibitors spread throughout the Las Vegas Convention Center, the Sands Expo and Convention Center, the Las Vegas Hilton and the Alexis Park. For more news on CES before, during and after the show, including a detailed keynote schedule, visit www.CESweb.org, the interactive source for CES information.
CES 2006 - Keynote Schedule
- Wednesday, January 4, 2006 - 6:30 p.m.
Bill Gates, Chairman and Chief Software Architect, Microsoft Corp.
- Thursday, January 5, 2006 - 9 a.m.
Sir Howard Stringer, Chairman and CEO, Sony Corp.
Special address prior by Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, CEA
Paul Otellini, CEO, Intel Corp. - 4:30 p.m.
- Friday, January 6, 2006 - 9 a.m.
Terry Semel, Chairman and CEO, Yahoo! Inc.
Larry Page, Co-founder and President, Google Inc. - 4 p.m.
About CEA - Consumer Electronics Association
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the consumer technology industry through technology policy, events, research, promotion and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA represents more than 2,000 corporate members involved in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and integration of audio, video, mobile electronics, wireless and landline communications, information technology, home networking, multimedia and accessory products, as well as related services that are sold through consumer channels. Combined, CEA's members account for more than $90 billion in annual sales. CEA's resources are available online at www.CE.org, the definitive source for information about the consumer electronics industry.