Arlington, Va. - Paul Otellini of Intel and actress Eliza Dushku will both play roles at International CES in 2012, to be held Jan. 10-13 in Las Vegas.
Otellini, president/CEO of Intel, returns as a keynote speaker on Day One of the 2012 CES, Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 4:30 p.m. in The Venetian.
Actress Eliza Dushku will join the Entertainment Matters Program as the entertainment matters ambassador.
Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA, said in a statement, "We are thrilled to welcome Paul Otellini back to the CES keynote stage to share his strategic vision for Intel and the future of consumer technology."
Otellini became Intel's fifth CEO in May 2005. Other keynotes at the 2012 CES include Microsoft's Steve Ballmer, Mercedes-Benz's Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Qualcomm's Dr. Paul Jacobs and Ericsson's Hans Vestberg. The CES keynotes will take place in both the Venetian and the Las Vegas Hilton Theater.
As a part of Dushku's ambassadorship of the second annual Entertainment Matters Program, Dushku will contribute to Spike TV's "CES All Access Live" broadcast coverage throughout CES and will also host the network's exclusive VIP CES party at Tryst Nightclub in the Wynn Las Vegas.
Eliza Dushku rose to fame with her role in "
Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
and its spinoff series "
She is also a prominent figure in the digital entertainment community, boasting more than 1 million highly engaged Twitter followers, appearing in a number of original digital entertainment series including "
," and having appeared in a number of major video games, such as the lead role in Bethesda Softworks' hit game,
and the most recent entry in Electronic Arts' successful
Entertainment Matters at CES is designed by and for Hollywood's film, television and digital communities.
The 2012 Entertainment Matters at CES Program is sponsored by Variety and Ericsson. The Screen Actors Guild is an associate sponsor of the program. Highlights of Entertainment Matters at the 2012 International CES include:
Â· the International Academy of Web Television (IAWTV)'s inaugural IAWTV Awards, the
Technology & Engineering Emmy Awards, the Next Generation Program, an
invitation-only, custom experience for Hollywood's next generation of leaders; and
Â· the Red Carpet Program, an exclusive, invitation-only VIP program open to a select list of executives, directors, producers and talent.