At Comdex 2003, the Chief Executive Officer of MediaLive International, Robert Priest Hock, introduced Microsoft Chief Software Architect, Bill Gates.
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Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates presented his 20th annual keynote at 7 PM, on Sunday, November 16, 2003 at the Aladdin Theatre for the Performing Arts, at the Aladdin Resort & Casino. He shared his vision for "computing in the real world."