ViXS CTO Indra Laksono Delivers Keynote Address at ICCE Conference on the Future of Digital Media

TORONTO, Jan. 6 /CNW/ - ViXS Systems Inc., a leading provider of smart network multimedia processors that enable a rich video entertainment experience, is pleased to announce that ViXS CTO and co-founder Indra Laksono will be delivering a keynote address at the International Conference on Consumer Electronics, held in conjunction with 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mr. Laksono will be speaking on the topic of "Watching TV anywhere on anything at anytime: Common Roadmap towards a Connected Architecture for enabling video on Smart Devices" on Wednesday, January 12th.

"It is a wonderful tribute to ViXS' global standing and to Indra's vision and expertise that he will be addressing the industry during a crucial transition toward the digital home," said Ms. Sally Daub, President and CEO of ViXS Systems Inc. "The conference is the world's largest consumer technology tradeshow, showcasing the latest in consumer technology & digital media solutions. ViXS' smart processors put it firmly at the centre of the latest trends in consumer electronics."

Biography of Indra Laksono

Indra Laksono co-founded ViXS in 2001 and currently serves as Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Laksono has been instrumental in ViXS success as the leading smart network multimedia processor company globally. Under Mr. Laksono's technology leadership and vision, ViXS has designed and developed industry leading technologies in digital media, 3D TV, graphics and digital rights management. During his tenure at ViXS, Mr. Laksono has held various positions within ViXS, including overseeing Software Engineering, research and development, ASIC architecture and Application Development. Prior to founding ViXS, Mr. Laksono held a number of senior positions at ATI Technologies Inc. Mr. Laksono has filed over 60 patents, primarily in video processing and codecs. Mr. Laksono holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Math, and a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from University of Toronto.

About ViXS Systems Inc.

ViXS is a multimedia solutions innovator providing technologies for processing, managing, securing and distributing high quality video and audio allowing seamless control, conversion, and connectivity between many classes and sizes of digital entertainment devices.

ViXS supplies advanced System-on-Chip semiconductors, software solutions and hardware reference designs for the world's top manufacturers of Digital TVs, DVDs, Set-top boxes, Personal Video Recorders, PCs, Network-Attached Storage devices, Residential/Home Gateways, Blu-ray players/recorders, as well as Broadcast and Professional Equipment OEMs.

ViXS is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with global operations and offices in Europe, Asia and North America. ViXS has filed more than 240 patents worldwide with over 70 patents being issued to date. Listed for four years running as one of Deloitte's fastest growing North American companies, ViXS is setting new standards in the way digital entertainment is viewed and transmitted across an endless array of multimedia products.

For more information on ViXS, please visit our website: www.vixs.com.

SOURCE ViXS Systems Inc.

For further information: Janet Craig, Tel: (647) 260-2056, E-mail: jcraig@vixs.com; CES Show Contact: Anselmo Pilla, Mobile : (416) 838-7510, E-mail: apilla@vixs.com

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