Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)
today announced that Robert Kyncl, global content partnerships VP at YouTube, will deliver the
Entertainment Matters keynote address at the 2012 International CES
Kyncl has been a driving force in bringing even more
original entertainment to YouTube's existing channel lineup, CEA, owner and
producer of International CES said.
At the Entertainment Matters keynote, Kyncl and friends will
discuss the tremendous opportunity for the web as a distribution vehicle, and
how we envision the entertainment ecosystem evolving over time. The keynote is
slated for 10 a.m. PT on Thursday, Jan. 12, in the Las Vegas Hilton Theater.
Entertainment Matters at CES is sponsored by Variety and Ericsson, with the Screen
Actors Guild as an associate sponsor. Back for a second year, EntertainmentMattersatCES
is designed by and for Hollywood's film, television and digital communities and
will feature exhibits, events and conference programs for entertainment
professionals interested in the convergence of content and technology.
Kyncl joins other confirmed 2012 CES keynote speakers
including Microsoft's Steve Ballmer, Ericsson's Hans Vestberg, Daimler's Dr.
Dieter Zetsche, Qualcomm's Dr. Paul Jacobs, Intel's Paul Otellini, Xerox's
Ursula Burns, Verizon's Lowell McAdam and Ford's Alan Mulally. Keynotes at the 2012
CES will be held at The Venetian, Level 5, Palazzo Ballroom and the Las Vegas