The CTIA on Monday announced that President Bill Clinton will be the final keynote speaker at this year’s International CTIA Wireless event in New Orleans, Louisiana. President Clinton will “share his unique perspective on preparing leaders to meet the challenges of global interdependence and implementing innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing issues.” His address will come on the third and final day of the event and run from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. CDT. The International CTIA Wireless convention is scheduled to take place from May 8th through May 10th at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. As always, we will be on hand to bring you all the news as it breaks. Read on for the CTIA’s press release.
PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON TO DELIVER DAY THREE KEYNOTE AT INTERNATIONAL CTIA WIRELESS® 2012
42nd President of the United States to Close the Show with 2:00 p.m. Remarks on May 10th
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 12, 2012 – International CTIA WIRELESS® 2012 today announced President Bill Clinton, Founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, as the final keynote speaker at the premier international marketplace for wireless, telecom and all things mobile. International CTIA WIRELESS 2012 will take place May 8-10, 2012 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
On Thursday, May 10 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. CDT, President Clinton will share his unique perspective on preparing leaders to meet the challenges of global interdependence and implementing innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing issues.
“We are honored to have President Clinton keynote at International CTIA WIRELESS 2012 and to have him share his extraordinary experiences and insight regarding the importance of leadership and the invaluable role technology can play in helping solve challenges around the world,” said CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent. “The president has been a long-standing believer in the power of mobile communication, and played a leading role in forming policy during his terms in office that created an environment in which a young wireless industry flourished and provided immense benefits to Americans that have substantially increased over time.”