Steve Jobs to Kick Off Macworld New York 2002

FRAMINGHAM, MA – JUNE 17, 2002 – IDG World Expo today announced that Steve Jobs, Apple's CEO, will kick off Macworld Conference & Expo/New York 2002 with the opening keynote presentation on Wednesday, July 17, 2002 at 9:00 a.m. Macworld Conference & Expo will be held at New York's Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, July 15-19, 2002.

 

"We're looking forward to making this summer's Macworld Conference & Expo a fantastic experience for everyone," said Charlie Greco, president and CEO of IDG World Expo. "Steve's keynote is likely to have a few surprises for us all."

Additional event highlights and registration information are available on the Macworld Conference & Expo Web site at http://www.macworldexpo.com.

About Macworld Conference & Expo

Owned and produced by Framingham Mass.-based IDG World Expo, Macworld Conference & Expo is the world's most comprehensive Macintosh OS event. Macworld Conference & Expo showcases products and services for professionals involved in media and creative content development for corporate and home applications, as well as consumers using the Mac at home. Macworld Conference & Expo brings together the loyal base of Mac OS audiences in creative services, education, application development, entertainment, small office/home office and Internet-based environments. Macworld Conference & Expo offers professionals and consumers alike the opportunity to discover the latest developments and hottest products these markets offer. For more information, please visit the Web site at www.macworldexpo.com.

About IDG World Expo

IDG World Expo (www.idgworldexpo.com) produces IT-focused tradeshows, conferences and events for professionals seeking world-class education, peer-to-peer networking and one-stop comparison shopping. As the leading IT event management company, IDG World Expo leverages its experience and knowledge of IT-focused events and conferences, enabling technology companies to capture the attention and loyalty of influential buyers. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes Macworld Conference & Expo, LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, BioITWorld Conference & Expo and COMNET Conference & Expo. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research and event company.

About IDG

IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers and offers online users the largest network of technology-specific sites around the world through IDG.net (www.idg.net), which comprises more than 330 targeted Web sites in 80 countries. IDG is also a leading producer of 168 computer-related events worldwide, and IDG's research company, IDC, provides global market intelligence and advice through 51 offices in 43 countries. Company information is available at www.idg.com.

 

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