Carnegie Mellon Engineering

Carnegie Mellon Engineering Leadership Speaker Series

You are cordially invited to the Carnegie Mellon Engineering Leadership Speaker Series, an event sponsored by the College of Engineering.

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Event Details

  Topic: Innovate, Compete, Motivate

  Speaker: Rodrigo Costa, CEO ZON Multimédia, SGPS

Moderator: Pradeep K. Khosla, Dean of the College of Engineering

  Panel: Pedro Ferreira, Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University and Instituto Superior Técnico Department at Universidade Técnica de Lisboa

Rahul Telang, Professor of Information Systems and Management, Carnegie Mellon University
  Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2011

  Location: Singleton Room: Keynote and Panel Discussion
Atrium: Reception
Roberts Engineering Hall
*Roberts Hall is located off Frew Street. Find Roberts Hall on the map of CIT locations.

  Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.: Keynote and Panel Discussion
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.: Reception

  RSVP: RSVP by April 19


About on ZON

ZON is the largest Triple Play operator—TV, Broadband Internet and Fixed Telephony—in Portugal. With around 1.6 million customers, it is the leader of the Portuguese pay TV market.  ZON currently has the broadest market offer of HD channels in Portugal. The company also pioneers true 3D technology, having launched a 3D channel in April 2010.

In the area of Broadband Internet, ZON has more than 700,000 customers and over 800,000 fixed-voice customers. ZON has placed Portugal at the forefront of innovation with the launch of its 360 Mbps and 1Gbps ZON Fibra bundles, speeds which are unparalleled in Europe.

ZON is also a leader in the content distribution in Portugal. Zon Lusomundo, a 100% Zon subsidiary, manages the largest movie theater network in Portugal with 220  cinema screens in 38 locations in Portugal. Zon also has investments on the Cinema TV Channels and Sports TV Channels through different companies.

ZON is a publicly traded company in the Lisbon Stock Exchange.