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The Cambridge Phenomenon: Spreading the Spirit of Entrepreneurship

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Panel
english language

Pioneers at the nexus between science and business discuss the successful development of the Cambridge Phenomenon. They will reflect on what is needed to establish a culture of entrepreneurship in Austria.

Co-Founder, Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd.; Member, ERA Council Forum Austria; Cambridge
Co-Founder, zoomsquare GmbH, Vienna
Director, Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship, Cranfield University, Cranfield
Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Wiener Zeitung, Vienna

Dr. Hermann HAUSER

Co-Founder, Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd.; Member, ERA Council Forum Austria; Cambridge

MA in Physics, University of Vienna Ph.D. in Physics, King's College, Cambridge University Co-founder (later Chairman); Lead, Research and Development team (BBC micro); Head, team ARM micro processor; Acorn Computers, Cambridge Vice President Research, Olivetti, Ivrea, Italy Founder Director, Harlequin, Cambridge Helped with formation, a joint venture between Acorn and Apple Computers, ARM Ltd, Cambridge Founder, Active Book Company, Cambridge Co-Chairman and Chief Technology Officer - acquired Active Book Company, EO Incorporated, Mountain View, California Founder Director, Vocalis, Cambridge Founder and Chairman, Advanced Telecommunications Modules Ltd, Cambridge (changed name to Virata Corporation and merged with Globespan in 2003 and Conexant in 2004) Founder Director, joint venture with E*Trade US. Sold to E*Trade US in 2000, Electronic Share Information Ltd, Cambridge Founder Director - Acquired by CDT, Advanced Displays Ltd, Cambridge Founder Director, SynGenix, Cambridge Founder, NetChannel, San Francisco, California (sold to AOL in 1998) Co-founder and Partner, Amadeus Capital Partners Limited
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Christoph RICHTER

Co-Founder, zoomsquare GmbH, Vienna

Developer, derStandard Development Specialist, elab Development Specialist, Connect Austria Technical Lead Core Services, Bwin CTO, iJoule
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Mag. Thomas SEIFERT

Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Wiener Zeitung, Vienna

Bachelor degree course, Biology, University of Salzburg Master degree course, Botany, University of Vienna Staff writer, Falter, Vienna Member of the Editorial Staff, Foreign Affairs Section, News, Vienna International Media Fellowship, Duke University, Durham, NC International Visitors Program, The State Department Lecturer, Danube University, Krems Member of the Editorial Staff, Foreign Affairs Section, Die Presse, Vienna Lecturer, University of Vienna
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