CES 2011 Keynote Times: Microsoft, Verizon Etc

Here at OSM we’re getting more avid with excitement every day about the approaching CES 2011 beginning on Thursday Jan 6 through to Sunday January 9. We’ve been bringing you many articles about products we can expect to see such as alternatives to the iPad and items such as a Vizio Cinema HDTV and also given you details of maps and floor plans.

Now we want to give you some information about the keynote speeches as we all know how many of you (and us) will want to follow the events. Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, will begin with a preshow keynote address on January 5 at the Las Vegas Hilton Center, beginning at 6:30 pm. This is really one to look forward to so make a note in your diaries.

On Thursday January 6 it’s Verizon’s turn to make a splash with a State of the CE Industry keynote address from Gary Shapiro, CEA President and CEO, followed by Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg with his CES keynote address. That all kicks off at 8:30 am at the Las Vegas Hilton Center. All the details of the other keynote addresses from Rupert Stadler of Audi AG, Boo-Keun Yoon of Samsung, Alan Mullaly, Ford Motor Company President and CEO, and others can be found at the CES website here.

The times given are all local times for Las Vegas but if you want to see the times where you are then use the time converter from timeanddate.com here where you can enter the time you want to know and be shown the equivalent time for wherever you are. You may also be interested in our CES geek gathering of the world survival guide and schedule here. If you have any comments about CES we’d be interested to hear them so please do send them in.