Macworld 2010 Announces Guy Kawasaki as Feature Presenter

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – January 5, 2010 – Macworld 2010 will feature a presentation by Guy Kawasaki, technology industry guru, early-stage venture capitalist, and co-founder of Alltop.com, IDG World Expo, owner of Macworld 2010, announced today.

Guy Kawasaki is a Mac industry legend, a famed speaker to tech audiences, and the founder of Garage Technology Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm, as well as several technology companies. He takes center stage at Macworld 2010 with a Feature Presentation entitled “Revolution from the Rest of Us” on Friday, February 12, at 9:00 am PT, where he will discuss the current state of innovation and revolution in the tech market, as well as the characteristics of visionaries who drive innovation. Kawasaki will host several developers from the Apple products market who have succeeded in delivering products that are game-changers due to their creative approach to technology design.

“Macworld 2010 is an ideal venue for an in-depth discussion about how revolutionary products are still being conceived, designed and delivered for Apple product users,” said Guy Kawasaki. “The Apple community gathers at Macworld each year to see ground-breaking technologies. My talk will highlight the best that this market has to offer, and provide valuable lessons to developers who want to stay ahead of the game and users who expect the innovation to continue.”

Kawasaki joins an acclaimed and growing list of feature presenters that currently includes: filmmaker Kevin Smith; New York Times’ columnist David Pogue; This Week in TECH’s Leo Laporte; DEMO executive producer Matt Marshall; multimedia expert David Biedny; and “Daring Fireball” publisher John Gruber.

Macworld 2010, the world’s premier event singularly focused on the Apple products platform, is scheduled to take place February 9 – 13, 2010, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Additional feature presentations, speakers and conference content will be announced in the coming weeks.

To register for Macworld 2010, please visit https://register.rcsreg.com/regos-1.0/macsf2010/ga/index2.html. For more details on the event and conference content, please visit http://www.macworldexpo.com. To exhibit, please contact Ron Moreau at rmoreau@idgworldexpo.com.

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About Guy Kawasaki

Guy Kawasaki is a managing director of Garage Technology Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm, co-founder of Alltop an online magazine rack, and a columnist for Entrepreneur Magazine, as well as a husband, father, author and hockey addict. Previously, he was an Apple Fellow at Apple Computer, Inc. and sits on the board of BitPass, FilmLoop and SimplyHired. A noted speaker and the founder of various personal computer companies, Guy was one of the individuals responsible for the success of the Macintosh computer. He is the author of nine books, including Reality Check, The Art of the Start, Rules for Revolutionaries, How to Drive Your Competition Crazy, Selling the Dream and The Macintosh Way. Guy has a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from UCLA, as well as an honorary doctorate from Babson College. Check out Guy’s blog and follow him at Twitter handle @GuyKawasaki.

About Macworld 2010

Macworld 2010 (www.macworldexpo.com) is a five-day event that educates, entertains and immerses attendees in the Apple products community. A comprehensive expo hall offers access to hundreds of Mac products and services, paired with expert advice, demonstrations and instruction. Macworld 2010 conference programs feature industry leading minds, presenting cutting edge product training on the topics attendees most want to see. From Mac Power Users to creative professionals to first-time users to Enterprise computing professionals, Macworld 2010 has the conference content, special presentations and exhibit hall attractions that create what has been called “Mecca for Mac Users”.

About IDG World Expo

IDG World Expo (www.idgworldexpo.com) is a leading producer of tradeshows and events for professionals and consumers seeking world-class education, strategic business relationships, and access to industry-leading products and services. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes Macworld®, Electronic Entertainment Expo® (E3 Expo®), Next Generation Data Center™ (NGDC™), OpenSource World™ and CloudWorld™. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research and event company.

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