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Mark Goldstein is President of International Research Center (http://www.researchedge.com/) providing consulting, custom research, and strategic support for business, legal and public policy clients across a variety of disciplines and arenas since 1992. IRC concentrates on clients' needs in the complex worlds of telecommunications, information technology, eCommerce, eContent, eLearning, the Internet, biotechnology and other domains by harnessing global information resources for informed decision making.
>Mark is a technophile and technology visionary, activist, advisor, and entrepreneur with extensive experience and connections throughout numerous technology sectors. He is involved with a number of policy, economic development, professional and trade groups, and a frequent speaker and trainer.
<br>Mark previously worked for 18 years in electronic and computer engineering including 12 years managing engineering teams and projects for Medtronic, a Fortune 500 biomedical device manufacturer. He worked in the mid-seventies for MicroAge in R&D at the beginning of the personal computer revolution.
Mark is on the Dean's Corporate Advisory Board to Arizona State University's (ASU) Fulton College of Engineering and Arizona Governor’s Council on Innovation and Technology’s (GCIT) Communications Infrastructure Advisory Committee (CIAC). He serves as Emeritus Board and Executive Committee Member of the Arizona Technology Council and is past Chairman and current Secretary of the Arizona Telecommunications and Information Council (ATIC) as well as participating in many other regional economic development and policy groups. Internationally, he is Secretary to the Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP) and a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). He has sat on the Board of Directors of several firms and has his BA from Binghamton University (SUNY Binghamton) granted in 1972.
<br>SpecialtiesTelecommunications (Wired & Wireless), Information Technology (IT), the Internet, eCommerce, Digital Media, eContent, eLearning, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Market Research, Competitive Intelligence, Business Information, Strategic Consulting, Strategic Planning, Knowledge Management, Due Diligence, Product and Industry Trends, Public Policy Planning & Studies, Intellectual Property Research, Professional Speaki