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Fireside Chat with Bob Metcalfe

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Bob Metcalfe, who co-invented Ethernet, founded 3Com and formulated Metcalfe's Law, has recently relocated to Austin (he how serves as Director of Innovation and teaches the "One Semester Startup" course at the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas). Hear his perspectives on relativity, new media in Central Texas, young entrepreneurs, venture capital, the tech bubble and more in this lively one-hour conversation.


Bob Metcalfe Professor of Innovation The University of Texas

Brooklyn born, MIT engineer, Harvard mathematician, Internet pioneer, Xerox scientist, Ethernet inventor, Stanford professor, 3Com founder, Cambridge fellow, InfoWorld pundit, Polaris partner, and now UTexas professor.

Kirk Ladendorf Business Reporter Austin American Statesman

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