In the age of disruptive technological developments, new opportunities are emerging for digital start-ups. This Lecture Track examines the mechanisms of digital business models and the new realities of modern Entrepreneurship. Lecturers from the research and business world will provide insights into technological trends, best practice examples and new digital value creation approaches. This Lecture Track is chaired by Prof. Dr. Sandor Fekete from the Institute of Operating Systems and Computer Networks at TU Braunschweig.
Chair: Prof. Dr. Sandór Fekete
Prof. Dr. Sándor Fekete studied in mathematics and physics in Germany, received his Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Waterloo in Canada (1992), did a postdoc at Stony Brook University, a habilitation in mathematics (Cologne, 1998). He was Associate Professor at TU Berlin, before joining TU Braunschweig (2001), with longer visits at MIT, London, Tel Aviv and in Australia. His scientific work combines theoretical work in algorithms and optimization with a spectrum of practical applications. He has over 250 peer-reviewed publication with over 275 coauthors; his current h-index is 48. A Full Professor since 2007, he has also served as Department Chair and Chair of the interdisciplinary research center TUBS.digital.
He has also linked science and education, organizing opportunities for junior scientists, e.g., from IIT Bombay or from Brazil. His teaching has received numerous awards, and his illustrated IDEA instructions have received global attention.