AnnaLee Saxenian visited VU University to present her work. On November 14th, Prof. dr. AnnaLee Saxenian (University of California) gave an interesting presentation on “Silicon Valley Fostering Innovation in the Entrepreneurial Eco-System”. She discussed her (years of) experience at Silicon Valley and related developments there to those in Finland (Nokia), Taiwan and China.
Saxenian is Dean of the Information School at the University of California, Berkeley and a leading observer of Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. She is the author of Regional Advantage: Culture and Competition in Silicon Valley and Route 128 and The New Argonauts: Regional Advantage in a Global Economy.