An Engineer's Education in the Business World (Featuring Jonathan More)

January 24, 2019 | Kearney 212

Leadership Academy Pillar: PROFESSIONAL

Launch-U is co-sponsored by InnovationX, the Entrepreneurship Student Club, and the College of Engineering. Visit http://entrepreneurship.oregonstate.edu/ for more details and resources to help you move your ideas forward.

 

About our featured guest speaker:  

Jonathan More, Engineer and Entrepreneur

Jonathan More is a Canadian who moved to Palo Alto in 1980 to be part of the Silicon Valley dream. He co-founded two companies, the last of which he bootstrapped and then ran for 26 years before retiring in 2016. An Engineering Science major from the University of Toronto, he has designed designed innovative and successful electronic products, written embedded processor code (including an PC compatible BIOS (!)), managed projects with complex hardware and software components, and negotiated deals with major companies like Cisco, all while maintaining a reasonable life-work balance. Along they way, he has learned a lot that wasn't taught in Engineering School, and would like to share these lessons.

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