Zhou Houjian, chairman of appliance and electronics maker Hisense, will deliver a keynote address at the 2010 International CES as part of the third annual Technology and Emerging Countries (TEC) Program, which focuses on technology's role in advancing economic development.
Hisense is a maker of air-conditioners, refrigerators/freezers, dehumidifiers, flat-panel TVs, digital picture frames, and mobile phones.
Zhou joined Hisense Group Co. Ltd., known then as the Qingdao Television Factory, in 1982. He was appointed general manager in 1992. The company was then renamed Hisense Electric Co. in 1994. Since then, Zhou has served as president of Hisense Group Co. Ltd.; chairman and general manager of Qingdao Electronic Instrumentation Company and office director of Qingdao Electronics industry. Currently, he serves as Chairman of Hisense Group Co., Ltd.
The 2010 CES is scheduled for Jan. 7-10, 2010 in Las Vegas.
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