Bob Young, founder of publishing company Lulu and a co-founder of Linux software developer Red Hat, will be the keynote speaker at the North Carolina Technology Association’s annual meeting on Jan. 25.

The session will take place at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Cary.

Young launched Lulu in 2002. The firm works with authors and artists to help tem publish works ranging from books to art to CDs.

He also helped launch Red Hat in 1993.

NCTA also will have an exhibitor showcase.