COS 448 / EGR 448 Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit
Innovating Across Technology, Business, and Marketplaces
Sample reading list:
Steven Levy, In the Plex
Brad Stone, The Everything Store
Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs
Frederick P. Brooks, The Mythical Man-Mouth
Gautam Shroff, Enterprise Cloud Computing
John McMillan, Reinventing the Bazaar
See instructor for complete list
Course will be heavy on reading and on writing directed summaries and critiques of the readings, as well as of the material presented in lectures that is not from assigned readings. Students will be required to work in teams and make presentations on new thinking in assigned areas based on materials read. Optional projects may be provided that may take the place of written work.
Paper in Lieu of Mid Term - 25%
Paper in lieu of Final - 25%
Oral Presentation(s) - 10%
Class/Precept Participation - 15%
Other (See Instructor) - 25%
Open to Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students Only.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
COS 217 or COS 226 or equivalent. Interested Sophomores should contact Prof. Singh to request permission to enroll (email@example.com)..
Past speakers have included J. Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter and CEO of Square; M. Whitman, CEO of Ebay and now HP; F. Wilson, of Union Square Ventures; P. Graham, of Y!Combinator; S. Altman, of Y!Combinator; J. Hennessy, President of Stanford University; J. Yang, co-founder of Yahoo!; D. Greene, co-founder and CEO of VMWare; J. Clark, co-founder of Netscape and Silicon Graphics; T. Siebel, founder and CEO of Siebel Systems; and C. Dickerson, CEO of Etsy .
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