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The State vs. the Entrepreneur

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Debate
english language

Are entrepreneurs the only true innovators and risk-takers when it comes to shaping markets? What role does the state play in the dynamics of (new) businesses? Is the depiction of “private vs. public sector” still accurate in our complex, modern times?

Co-Founder, Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd.; Member, ERA Council Forum Austria; Cambridge
Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value, UCL - University College London, and Director, IIPP - Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose, London
Director, Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship, Cranfield School of Management

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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Ph.D. Mariana MAZZUCATO

Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value, UCL - University College London, and Director, IIPP - Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose, London

US Foreign Service Officer Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Associate Director, Policy Planning Staff, US Department of State Senior Director for Russia, US National Security Council staff Senior Fellow, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University
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Dr. Vyakarnam SHAILENDRA

Director, Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship, Cranfield School of Management

Director, Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning, Judge Business School, Cambridge, UK
2001-2015

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