Apple CEO Steve Jobs will deliver the keynote address at Macworld Conference and Expo San Francisco on January 7, 2003, the organizers have announced.

Jobs will deliver his speech at 9am local time - 5pm UK time. The West Coast Expo is San Francisco's largest technology event. It runs from January 6 to 10.

Charlie Greco, president and CEO of event organizers IDG World Expo, explained: "This is the hottest Mac event of the year, and we look forward to another record-breaking crowd in 2003. Steve's keynote will set the direction for 2003 and kick off another great Macworld Expo."

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