Joe Weinman leads Communications, Media, and Entertainment for Hewlett-Packard’s Business Solutions organization, with a team spanning the Americas, EMEA, and the Asia Pacific regions. He is known in the cloud computing community as the founder of Cloudonomics, a rigorous, multidisciplinary analytical approach leveraging economics, behavioral economics, statistics, calculus, computational complexity theory, simulation, and system dynamics to characterize the sometimes counterintuitive multi-dimensional business, financial, and user experience benefits of cloud computing and similar on-demand, pay-per-use business models. He is also the author of Cloudonomics, John Wiley & Sons, available Spring 2012.
He is a frequent global keynote speaker, a prolific inventor that has been awarded 14 U.S. and international patents, and an author who contributes to numerous on-line and print publications. He has held a variety of executive positions of increasing responsibility beginning with research and development at AT&T Bell Laboratories through his current position. He received a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Computer Science from Cornell University and the University of Wisconsin – Madison respectively, and completed Executive Education at the International Institute for Management Development in Lausanne, Switzerland. Twitter: @joeweinman.
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