Boo-Keun Yoon, president of Samsung's visual display business, will be a keynote speaker during the 2011 International CES in Las Vegas.
"We are thrilled to welcome back Samsung to its second CES keynote," said Gary Shapiro, president/CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), owned and produced by the organization.
"Samsung is a global leader in technology and has taken 3D TV to the next level of home entertainment. We look forward to hearing Boo-Keun Yoon's vision on the latest innovations that will change the shape of consumer technology."
Yoon will deliver his CES keynote address on opening day of CES at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, in the Las Vegas Hilton Center. The show will run from Jan. 6-9.
As president of Samsung's visual display business and chief design officer, Boo-Keun Yoon oversees all activities surrounding a broad portfolio of devices, including TVs, monitors, Blu-ray players and other connected consumer digital products.
He joins Microsoft's Steve Ballmer and Verizon's Ivan Seidenberg as 2011 CES keynote speakers. Additional keynotes for CES will be announced in the coming months.