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Hi Tech Eco System Ray Milhem

  1. 1. Hi-Tech “Eco-System” By: Ray (Raed) Milhem VP/GM, Motorola PSUT. Oct.31.07- JORDAN
  2. 2. Hi-Tech Eco System: Building blocks Venture Capitalist (VC) Local Universities other factors: “ Market” country, Science education COE (Center Of Excellence) Joint-Ventures Govt Incentives Large Multi-Nationals Start-ups
  3. 3. Government Incentives & other <ul><li>Tax breaks. </li></ul><ul><li>Facilities (Free Trade Zones). </li></ul><ul><li>Programs with other countries (US FT) & leverage WTO. </li></ul><ul><li>Int. treaties via UN and other Int Organizations. </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage Sister cities (e.g: Amman-Chicago). </li></ul><ul><li>Set-up Development Boards (e.g: Singapore, India, etc..) </li></ul><ul><li>Encourage “innovation” and “creation” not just use (Consumer driven economy). </li></ul><ul><li>Solid and mature legal system (IPRs, etc..) </li></ul>
  4. 4. Venture Capitalists (VCs) <ul><li>Established: Tier 1 or 2 or even 3 (Sequoia, Kleiner Perkins, Global Catalysts, Red Point, Menah Ventures, etc.. </li></ul><ul><li>Company funded Ventures (e.g Moto Ventures, Cisco Ventures, Intel Capital, etc…). </li></ul><ul><li>New comers: Private Equity: Bean acquired 3Com, TPG and Silver Lake acquired Avaya, etc.. </li></ul><ul><li>Need Arab Banks, Investment houses to pitch-in the Large Capital into Hi-Tech Industries: create jobs/value-based Economy.. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Local Universities <ul><li>Develop curriculum to meet real life needs. </li></ul><ul><li>Assist Faculty in developing themselves and research. </li></ul><ul><li>Partners with other Int Univ (e.g: MIT ) </li></ul><ul><li>Need Govt support/Incentives. </li></ul><ul><li>Need private sector: local companies (e.g: AlBahith). </li></ul><ul><li>Need private sector: Int companies. (e.g: Motorola). </li></ul><ul><li>Need Banks/VCs to fund : raise funds (Endowment). </li></ul><ul><li>Create an atmosphere of learning/creating </li></ul><ul><li>Encourage and support IP (Intellectual Property). </li></ul><ul><li>Exchange students & continue to facilitate open discussions, round tables, etc.. (e.g: PSUT) </li></ul>
  6. 6. Start-ups <ul><li>Created because of a need: Stratacom (now Cisco) Skype, Google, Facebook, and hundreds like them. </li></ul><ul><li>Will leverage all the Hi-Tech Eco system. </li></ul><ul><li>Partner with Universities (e.g: Cisco & Stanford). </li></ul><ul><li>Solve a real-life need/problem. </li></ul><ul><li>Create value and generate revenue. </li></ul><ul><li>Go public (IPO) or get acquired. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Other factors.. <ul><li>Market Hi-Tech “Eco-System” as part of “Marketing” country (e.g: Malaysia). </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborate with other Arab Hi-Tech Groups/Organizations in Europe, America (e.g: TechWadi & AAAEA), etc.. </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage Unions more (e.g: Engineers). </li></ul><ul><li>Encourage more Science-based programs in Schools. </li></ul><ul><li>E-based Economy ( See Cisco --  ) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Cisco – Business & Industry Solutions Customer Solutions that include Cisco Services, Products & Partnerships
  9. 10. Technology Excellence <ul><li>Embedded Systems, Open Source and Linux: Java accelerators; Open Interfaces; embedded controllers; applications </li></ul><ul><li>Network Management: Multi-Vendor Network Optimization Tools; Element and Device management in multiple radio access technologies; Network management in digital radio emergency technologies; Next Generation network management systems based on autonomics </li></ul><ul><li>User Interface and Applications: UI; Context-Aware Interfaces; branded services </li></ul><ul><li>Security: AAA issues; Threat protection for CDMA; Network Security in Public Safety networks; fast handover and re-authentication in heterogeneous networks </li></ul><ul><li>IP Networking : Mobile IP; IP network monitoring; IP network dimensioning/optimization </li></ul><ul><li>Tools: NetSpy IP Sniffer; 1X Pilot Analyzer; Verification of Requirements Specification; Requirements Management tools; Test Automation Tools, Frameworks and Emulators; SIT supporting tools; UML/SDL modeling and auto-code generation, </li></ul>VoIP and Multimedia IP Networking and Applications Network Management & Autonomics Seamless Mobility Enablers Software Engineering & Tools Embedded Systems, Open Source and Linux Security Intelligent User Interaction
  10. 11. Motorola At A Glance <ul><li>Motorola is a world leader in telecomm equipment </li></ul><ul><li>Motorola is a Fortune 100 global company </li></ul><ul><li>World leadership position in advanced technology </li></ul><ul><li>Annual revenue of approximately $40 Billion. </li></ul><ul><li>65,000 employees worldwide in 320 facilities in 73 countries </li></ul>
  11. 12. Thank You