Tag: Eric Schmidt

Boston University 139th Commencement Address: Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt Google Chairman Boston University Commencement Speech Nickerson Field May 20, 2012 It’s great to be here on campus. It’s an honor to have been invited. It’s an honor to look out on the next generation of BU Terriers. I’ll give you a quote: “I am a true adorer of life, and if I […]

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt Addresses BU Grads at University’s 139th Commencement Ceremony

Contact: Tom Testa, 617-353-7628, ttesta@bu.edu Colin Riley, 617-353-2240, criley@bu.edu (Boston) – Speaking to over 6,700 Boston University graduates and 20,000 guests at today’s 139th commencement at Nickerson Field, Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, encouraged the class of 2012 to identify and connect as “they shape our times, define the human condition.” “Boston University has built the […]

Google chairman Eric Schmidt to Deliver Boston University Commencement Address

CONTACT: Kira Jastive 617-358-1240 or kjastive@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University today announced that Eric E. Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, will deliver the commencement address at Boston University’s 139th graduation ceremonies at BU’s Nickerson Field at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 20. Mr. Schmidt will speak before more than 5,000 graduates and 20,000 guests at New England’s largest […]

Google CEO quits Apple board

Citing a growing overlap of the two companies businesses, Google CEO Eric Schmidt has resigned from the Apple board of directors.  School of Management Professor N. Venkat Venkatraman, chair of the Information Systems Department, says the move reflects likely future competition. “It’s about the potential overlap in the future as Apple develops its business models […]