Larry Ellison To Keynote USC Commencement

Larry Ellison, the founder and Chairman of Oracle, has been named the speaker for the University of Southern California commencement, the school said on Thursday. The commencement will be held on May 13th. Ellison founded Oracle in 1977, and was CEO until 2014, when he shifted to Executive Chairman and Chief Technology Officer. USC has regularly tapped figures from the technology world for its commencement; in 2014, the university had Elon Musk, Steve Ballmer, and Marc Benioff as commencement speakers for various schools at the university.