Microsoft and Toyota to Host Joint Media Videoconference

REDMOND, Wash. — April 5, 2011 — Microsoft Corp. and Toyota Motor Corp. will host a media videoconference tomorrow, featuring Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, and Akio Toyoda, president of Toyota Motor Corp., to discuss a collaboration between the two companies. Media can register and ask questions online, following opening remarks from each executive.

Who: Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft; Akio Toyoda, president of Toyota Motor Corp.

When: Wednesday, April 6, at 1 p.m. PDT

Where: Via live webcast

Teleconference information: To participate in the videoconference, interested media should visit to pre-register and ask questions.

Reporters, editors and analysts can also view the webcast live and receive forthcoming press materials at or

Toyota Motor Corp., Japan, please visit For additional assistance in Japan, journalists may contact Paul Nolasco, Keisuke Kirimoto, Toyota Motor Corp., +81-3-3817-9161/9628.

Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc., please visit the Toyota Newsroom at For additional assistance, journalists may contact Toyota’s Media Relations group at (310) 468-5297.

Note to editors: For more information, news and perspectives from Microsoft, please visit the Microsoft News Center at Web links, telephone numbers and titles were correct at time of publication, but may have changed. For additional assistance, journalists and analysts may contact Microsoft’s Rapid Response Team or other appropriate contacts listed at

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