Please write briefly your chosen expertise for the NextLab incubation process Spring 2009: Name Tech Social Bus Science ultural C Policy Medical/Health Field of Expertise Project Management 1 Claire Cunningham Bus Entrepreneurial finance 2 Chizoba Nnaemeka Bus Cul PrM Business / Finance - expertise in capital m 3 Yulia Surya Soc Bus Cul PrM -Knowledge about basic cultural aspects o 4 Yanina Seltzer Soc Bus Cul PrM My area of academic and professional foc 5 Mark Younger Soc Bus Double bottom-line, profits/social mission 6 Jonathan Hayes Soc Bus Pol Designing innovation processes, based on 7 Gyorgy Paris Bus Mobile value added service development, 8 Alexis Geaneotes Bus Pol Experience in business consulting specific 9 Sunish Gupta Bus PrM Alliance and Systems Architecture, System 10 Ipshita Nag Deepak Bus PrM Expertise in project/ program manageme 11 Albert Chang Bus PrM Project marketing, financing 12 Rafael de Cardenas Bus PrM I have spent the last 16 years starting up 13 Oscar Howell Bus PrM As IT Head of the largest domestic expre 14 Alex Shih Tec Bus - Involved in strategy and execution of so 15 Jeff Shi Tec Bus Technical: java programming Business: w 16 Armando Valdes Tec Bus I have worked for 3 years for an IT consu 17 Swaminathan Sekar Tec Bus Worked in semiconductor sector in Asia a 18 Samir Sawant Tec Bus Cul PrM Technical - System Architect Business/Fin 19 Prashant Paliwal Tec Bus PrM Part of the team driving the Nextlab Incu 20 Boling Jiang Tec Bus I have a very strong interest in mobile ap 21 Douglas Jardine Tec Bus Douglas will be assisting with both the te 22 Nitin Gulati Tec PrM I have experience with IT architecture, an 23 Mark Yen Tec I have expertise in Java and Python, so I 24 Hank Huang Tec Programming and Systems Design 25 Adrian X Rodriguez Tec I have 5 years of experience in Linux / vir 26 Rajeev Koz Tec Soc I have a fair amount of expertise, interes 27 Chad N. Tidd Tec PrM Technical Project Management. 28 M. Ehsan Hoque Tec Soc Cul FrontlineSMS, database management and 30 Scot Frank Tec Sci Cul PrM Skill in developing mobile applications, we 29 Joshua Haynes Cul Social / cultural / managerial adaptability 31 Chris Moses Med Sci I am majoring in Brain and Cognitive Scie 32 Richard Lu Med I am an internist and have an interest in 33 Elmer Soriano Soc Med research and consultancy in: local govern 34 Eric White Soc Economic analysis - evaluating a project's 35 Preya Sharma Soc Pol International economic development and 36 Natalia Maya Pol Even though I just start to learn about all pring 2009: neurial finance / Finance - expertise in capital markets and various asset management vehicles, specifically hedge funds. Also familiarity with the venture c ge about basic cultural aspects of developing countries -Some knowledge about bringing technological initiatives to developing countries .. of academic and professional focus is in the intersection of international business and development economics, namely market-driven solutio ottom-line, profits/social mission tradeoffs, social enterprise experience in Central America, South Africa, & South Asia in online marketplace g innovation processes, based on open innovation. *Creating business models for next-generation technology in energy,banking and infras lue added service development, implementation, operation, management (content, payment, corporate applications, industrial devices), M ce in business consulting specifically in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Experience working in bottom of the pyramid strategies an nd Systems Architecture, Systems Thinking and Strategy and Collaboration in project/ program management, consulting. arketing, financing ent the last 16 years starting up different projects ( corporate and non-corporate, for-profit and non-for-profit); building their correspondent ad of the largest domestic express delivery service in Mexico I have expertise in logistics and related technology (SCM, ERP, Trace&Trackin, d in strategy and execution of social ventures that address impoverished areas in urban areas. Pursuing SDM degree. - Technical training (B : java programming Business: wrote business plan before orked for 3 years for an IT consulting company, helping financial institutions figure out their IT strategy, designing systems architectures, re n semiconductor sector in Asia and US, and as a consultant in East, south and southeast asia in various sectors. Also been working on educ - System Architect Business/Finance - Project Valuation Project Management - 8 Years Cultural - Extensive Travel in India, Education/Exp e team driving the Nextlab Incubator at MIT. Share the vision of the Nextlab faculty in realizing a sustainable incubator. very strong interest in mobile applications and development. I'm currently working on a mobile-related startup and am willing to do what I c will be assisting with both the technical aspects and business plan aspects of the mobile logistics project. His extensive technical knowledge perience with IT architecture, and IT Project Management. I have work on many open source platforms including Java, UNIX, C++, and hav pertise in Java and Python, so I am primarily going to be contributing to the technical side of this venture. ming and Systems Design years of experience in Linux / virtualization test and development for IBM system x servers. fair amount of expertise, interest and experience in * working with non-profit groups focused on developmental issues in India * technolo Project Management. SMS, database management and design veloping mobile applications, web applications, website design, database backend, programming (ruby, python, java, perl), air quality mon ultural / managerial adaptability gained through extended experience in a wide range of sectors in numerous different cultures and countrie oring in Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT. I am in the midst of incubating a neurotechnology start-up based on EEG, a brain-imaging tec nternist and have an interest in software engineering but an far from an expert in software engineering. and consultancy in: local governance, knowledge management, community development analysis - evaluating a project's welfare impact. Thinking about how projects can have the widest benefit to all. onal economic development and impact evaluation on the Next Billion. ugh I just start to learn about all the things related to policy here at MIT, I consider that my previous professional experience gave me some amiliarity with the venture capital industry, particularly in the consumer/media space. Work experience: Goldman Sachs, Rudyard Partners P es to developing countries ...currently involved in OLPC initiatives for Indonesia -Have various contacts (telecom industry, gov't , etc.) in a d amely market-driven solutions to persistent social problems. I'm particularly interested in the role of mobile phones and technology at the B h Asia in online marketplaces, alternative energy & microfinance n energy,banking and infrastructure *Systems for telemetry, wifi networks, distributed scale-free networks modeled on resilient self-evolvi ions, industrial devices), Mobile network operator operation, service development, management Advertising and marketing in general of the pyramid strategies and business model evaluation for consumer goods company in Africa. building their correspondent managing teams and helping these teams to perform in order to undertake the expected growth and to face th (SCM, ERP, Trace&Trackin, WMS). I have also incubated and started 3 technology based businesses (2 dot coms, one SaaS/ASP business) gree. - Technical training (B.S. in mechanical engineering/professional experience in systems and indirectly with software). ng systems architectures, redesigning processes to make them more efficient. I also have experience designing mobile systems and have rec Also been working on education and community development initiatives with few NGOs in India, and will have connections to many NGOs i avel in India, Education/Experience in India, Relations with Groups working in Rural India nd am willing to do what I can to help other teams. tensive technical knowledge will allow him to architect and oversee the development of an efficient and scalable platform. Knowledge gaine g Java, UNIX, C++, and have some exposure to mobile technologies such as SMS (Java Connector Architecture) and VoiceXML. I have also l issues in India * technology selection and system architecture * wireless business - specifically, service providers java, perl), air quality monitoring, water quality testing and water treatment planning, GIS, field research, team leader experience on cond ferent cultures and countries. on EEG, a brain-imaging technology. I am organizing a science and technology conference in Tokyo, Japan slated for this summer. al experience gave me some knowledge about how incorporate ICT based solutions in developing countries. n Sachs, Rudyard Partners Project management - Have coordinated various activities, mainly volunteer-based, both in college and since. Exp industry, gov't , etc.) in a developing country (Indonesia) nes and technology at the Base of the Pyramid. I have previous experience in politics, development economics, business and project manag deled on resilient self-evolving designs. Behavioral and evolutionary economics. * Southern Africa. Central America (Honduras ,Guatemala) nd marketing in general ected growth and to face the challenges and risks derived from success. s, one SaaS/ASP business) mobile systems and have received several national and international awards for technical designs and business plans. connections to many NGOs if needed. platform. Knowledge gained in the Sloan MBA program will allow him to investigate market opportunities and correctly position the produc and VoiceXML. I have also worked on middleware and database technologies. m leader experience on conducting site visits and needs assessment, East, South, and South-East asian cultural expertise (6 years) d for this summer. oth in college and since. Experience: Les Restos du Coeur (poverty and famine alleviation organisation) Cultural: Of Nigerian heritage, from business and project management particularly in the Latin American region. Business at the BoP ica (Honduras ,Guatemala) Southern Europe. orrectly position the product in the market place. expertise (6 years) : Of Nigerian heritage, from New York, where I attended an International school (French) from age 5 to 17. Have visited 5 continents and ve visited 5 continents and worked on 3 (North America, Europe, and Australia). Before Sloan I was a foreign affairs journalist for France's ffairs journalist for France's largest newspaper. More importantly, I enjoy interacting with people of various backgrounds.