Software Industry Role in U.S. Economy
Several computer industry leaders held a news conference to stress the importance of the software industry to overall economic growth. Bill… read more
Several computer industry leaders held a news conference to stress the importance of the software industry to overall economic growth. Bill Gates, Microsoft Corp Chairman and CEO, Carol Bartz, Autodesk, Inc Chairman and CEO, Eric Schmidt, Novell, Inc Chairman and CEO, and Andy Grove, Intel Corp. President and CEO, briefed reporters on the importance of the industry to future U.S. economic growth and the need for more support from the federal government to help the industry face challenges such as theft, copyright laws and the use of encryption technology. Then all the executives took questions as a group. close
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Carol Bartz Chairman and CEO Autodesk
- Craig Bentley President Bentley Systems, Inc.
- Gordon E. Eubanks Jr. Chairman and CEO Symantec Corporation
Bill Gates Chief Executive Officer Microsoft
Andrew Grove President and CEO Intel Corporation
- Robert Holleyman Managing Director Business Software Alliance
- Mitchell Kertzman Chairman Sybase, Inc.
Jeff Papows President Lotus Development Corporation
Eric E. Schmidt Chair and CEO Novell
John Warnock Chair and CEO Adobe, Inc.
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