Chinese president Xi Jinping is heading to the White House for a state dinner tonight, and the guest list is packed with tech execs.
Here’s who’s on the list, according to the Washington Post:
- Tim Cook, Apple CEO
- Lisa Jackson, Apple’s VP of Environment, Policy and Social Issues
- Marc Benioff, Salesforce CEO, with his wife Lynne
- Marc Cuban, entrepreneur and sports owner, with his wife Tiffany
- Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO
- Ted Sarandos, Netflix Chief Content Officer
- Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn Executive Chairman, and his wife Michelle Yee
- Steve Mollenkopf, Qualcomm CEO, and his wife Susan
- Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO, and his wife Anupama
- Shervin Pishevar, director of Sherpa Ventures, and Ms Keyu Jin
- Ginni Rometty, IBM CEO, and her husband Mark
- Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO, and his wife Priscilla Chan
A lot of these folks were also at an event for President Xi in Seattle yesterday. It looks like the dinner will have well over 100 guests, and will also include media execs and at least one popular singer — Ne-Yo.
On Facebook, Zuckerberg posted a picture of the lucky couple getting ready for the event:
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