EE402A: Topics in International Technology Management
Modular Mass Transit System
Speaker: Sridhar Jagannathan, NEXT Future Transportation, Inc.
About the Speaker:
Dr. Sridhar Jagannathan is the CTO of NEXT Future Mobility, an advanced, autonomous, smart transportation system. Earlier, he was the Chief Innovation Officer at Persistent Systems, and the Head of the Persistent Venture Fund for early stage technology startups. Dr. Jagannathan was VP of Technology Strategy and Partnerships at Intuit, responsible for technology strategy, partnerships and M&A. Prior roles include executive and technology functions at Symantec, Softbank, Adatom and Oracle.
Dr. Jagannathan is the author of ‘The Cyber Mafia’ ( on Kindle.com and ‘Internet Commerce Metrics and Models’, Prentice Hall, 2001. He has taught courses at Stanford University, U.C. Berkeley and IIT, Madras. Dr. Jagannathan has a doctorate in engineering from University of California, Berkeley, a Master’s degree (Sloan Fellow) from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and B.Tech (Hons) from IIT, Kharagpur. He is a Charter Member of TiE Silicon Vallley (www.sv.tie.org).