Entrepreneurship - A Personal Perspective

Veranstaltung / 26. 01. 2022

Lecture Announcement
Visiting Professor Oskar Mencer, CEO, Maxeler Technologies
“Entrepreneurship - A Personal Perspective”

26th of January 2022 17:00-18:00

Abstract: Starting a company is both exciting and scary at the same time. This talk will take you on a journey through technology, innovation, business, finance, regulation, psychology to game theory, and social considerations, covering two decades of experience as a CEO of a small technology company at the periphery of the accelerating changes of the past 20 years.

Bio: Oskar Mencer, MAE, grew up in Vienna, got a first degree at the Technion, followed by a PhD at Stanford in 2000, right before the technology crash of the same year, founded Maxeler Technologies in 2003 out of Bell Labs in New Jersey, and over the past two decades, delivered custom computing solutions for particular unconventional challenges to Chevron and ENI, JP Morgan, the US government, the Human Brain project in Europe, and technology companies in Silicon Valley. Oskar is also Treasurer at Academia Europaea, and technical advisor to several VCs.

Webex link:
Wednesday, 26 Jan, 2022 17:00 | 1 hour | (UTC+01:00) Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna
Meeting number: 2730 486 3084
Password: VipfcH8vZ25 

Organiser: kurt.zatloukal@medunigraz.at; 0316 385 71731
Contact: penelope.kungl@medunigraz.at; 0316 385 71733 


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