Unique insights from ComScore Co-Founder and CEO, Dr. Magid Abraham
Leading a ground-breaking technology company from startup to IPO
Dr. Abraham, entrepreneur and expert in market research, consumer modeling, and information solutions, Co-Founder, Executive Chairman and 14-year CEO of ComScore Inc, a billion+ dollars Nasdaq corporation, will share the exceptional story of his career, from Lebanon to Silicon Valley, and reflect on the future of digital media metrics and analytics.
ComScore is a premier digital media research company helping the industry to address major issues, such as measurement of digital audiences, cross-platform behavior,
ad viewability and digital advertising effectiveness.
The event will build on Dr. Abraham prestigious ARF (Advertising Research Foundation) lifetime achievement 2016 award.
Dr. Abraham is also a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University.
Please join us for an exciting and inspirational evening.
Where: Cooley Law Firm - 3175 Hanover St, Palo Alto, CA 94304
When: Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Appetizers and drinks will be offered. A fee of $20.00 per person will be charged (US credit cards accepted). Register online here.
6:30pm: Networking and Food
7:00pm: Dr. Magid Abraham Presentation
8:00pm: More Networking
Dr. Magid Abraham Bio:
Dr. Magid Abraham Dr. Magid Abraham is Executive Chairman and co-founder of comScore, Inc. and a serial entrepreneur. He is also a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University. He was CEO of comScore for 14 years since inception, and was particularly focused on product innovation, business strategy and industry leadership. Dr. Abraham was also founder and CEO of Paragren Technologies, Inc., which specialized in delivering large scale CRM systems, and, before that, he was president and COO of IRI., a major international research company, which he led through a period of rapid growth and innovation. Dr. Abraham is a recognized expert on consumer and market measurement, modeling and analytic solutions. He has authored award winning articles in a variety of academic and industry journals. He received the AMA’s Parlin award, and MIT’s Buck Weaver award in recognition for contributions and outstanding leadership in the theory and practice of Marketing Science, and the Advertising Research Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He was named Ernst & Young® Entrepreneur of the Year and inducted in the Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame. He was designated along with comScore as a “Technology Pioneer” by the World Economic Forum. He served or has served on the boards of IRI, comScore, Milo.com, xAD, Poplicus, the Ad Council, the ARF, the Northern Virginia Technology Council, and the Center for Innovative Technologies. Dr. Abraham received a Ph.D. in Operations Research and an M.B.A. from MIT, and an Engineering degree from the École Polytechnique, France.