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Cutting-Edge Technologies [electronic resource]

Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Biotechnology and telecommunications define, in part, the cutting edge of research, as William Haseltine, founder and CEO of Human Genome Sciences, and David Huber, founder and CEO of Corvis Corporation, well know. In this program, business meets science as Drs. Haseltine and Huber stress the rewards of working at the forefront of technology. In addition, MBA students and faculty from Cornell University's Johnson Graduate School of Management ask questions about what Haseltine and Huber are doing to educate the public about their findings and what helps them maintain their focus.
Release Date
2006
Run Time
57 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 30, 2006.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Related Title
CEO exchange (Television program)
Series
CEO Exchange: Conversations in Leadership
Contents
  • Biotechnology, Human Genomes, and Longevity (5:14)
  • Science and Business Interface (5:15)
  • Gene-Based Medicine (3:17)
  • U.S. Government Patents on Human Genes (3:26)
  • Fiber Optics and Information Superhighway (3:42)
  • CEO: Taking Risks In the Optics Industry (5:35)
  • Telecommunications Companies (3:17)
  • Science as Business (5:00)
  • Public Policy and the Future of Health in the U.S. (4:11)
  • What Do CEOs Do? (1:56)
  • Cutting-Edge Technologies (5:14)
  • Creative Thinking and Technology (3:48)
  • Management Methodologies and Passion for Technology (3:31)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2000.
Publisher no.
  • 30236 Films Media Group
  • 30917s Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (57 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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