When? Tuesday Nov 5th 10-12 a.m.
Where? Meeting room A2544g, A building, Luleå University of Technology
About what? How to turn ideas into innovations – insights and lessons from the Israeli high-tech cluster
By whom? Professor Yesha Sivan, Tel Aviv University, Israel (see bio below)
For whom? Researchers, support staff and students at LTU interested in innovation management, commercialization, cluster formation, hi-tech companies and the interesting lessons learned in Israel.
A short bio on prof Sivan:
Prof. Yesha Sivan is the Executive Director of The Coller Institute of Venture at Tel Aviv University Faculty of management. He is professor of Management Information Systems (MIS) at the School of Management and Economy at the Tel-Aviv-Yaffo academic college. He is also the founder of Metaverse Labs (MVL) – a leading think tank focusing on connecting virtual and real worlds. Sivan’s professional experience includes developing and deploying innovative solutions for corporate, hi-tech, government, and defense environments. He published numerous papers in the areas of Strategy and IT, innovation, knowledge, 3D3C virtual worlds, and standards. Sivan received his doctorate from Harvard University. He has taught EMBA, MBA, engineering and design in the areas of strategic value of IT, the emergence of virtual worlds, and software development in virtual worlds.