The next 5 billion: life in our new connected age
Mon 28 January
Lady Mitchell Hall
Humanitas Visiting Professor in Media 2013: Eric Schmidt
The Humanitas Chair in Media has been made possible by the generous support of the Blavatnik Family Foundation
Eric Schmidt (Executive Chairman, Google) will give a series of three public lectures and a concluding symposium on Connectivity and the Diffusion of Power.
About Eric Schmidt
As executive chairman of Google, Eric Schmidt is responsible for the external matters of Google as well as advising the CEO and senior leadership. From 2001-2011, he served as Google’s chief executive officer, overseeing the company’s technical and business strategy alongside founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page.
Prior to joining Google, Eric was the chairman and CEO of Novell and chief technology officer at Sun Microsystems, Inc. Previously, he served on the research staff at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), Bell Laboratories and Zilog. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Princeton University as well as a master’s degree and Ph.D. in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley.
Enquiries and booking
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|Mon 28 January||5:00PM - 6:30PM|
|Address:||Lady Mitchell Hall