2006 CES Starting to Simmer
Registration for the 2006 trade show's conferences, scheduled for January 5–8, is now open and the keynote speakers have been announced. This year's speakers include Bill Gates, chairman and chief software engineer of Microsoft, at a pre-show kickoff on January 4; Sir Howard Stringer, the new chairman and CEO of Sony, on January 5; Paul Otellini, CEO of Intel, on January 5; and Terry Semel, chairman and CEO of Yahoo! Inc. on January 6.
The CEA, which operates the show, is urging all participants to make their travel arrangements now, and offers a special web page to facilitate the process.