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Dr. Rudolf Dömötör

Dr. Rudolf Dömötör
Dr. Rudolf Dömötör

Leiter Gründungszentrum (on sabbatical leave)

Dr. Rudolf Dömötör is Director of the Entrepreneurship Center Network (ECN) at the Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation (www.ecn.ac.at). ECN is a joint initiative of six Viennese universities. It promotes cross-disciplinary entrepreneurship among students and faculty by developing methods that serve the purpose of raising awareness for entrepreneurship and transferring knowledge from universities to markets. ECN’s mission is to sustainably increase the number of startups out of universities. Member universities are: Akademie der bildenden Künste, BOKU, Meduni, TU, Vetmed Uni and WU. For his academic career he was based in Sydney (Australia), Washington, D.C. (USA) and Vienna.

Before re-joining the E&I team in August 2013, he was a self-employed startup- and innovation consultant.

Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience 

2013 - today Director Entrepreneurship Center Network (ECN)
2008 - today General Manager innovationsmotor e.U. (Startup and innovation consulting) (www.innovationsmotor.at)
2013 - 2014 Operations Manager RS eSPARK
2002 - 2007 Research and Teaching Assistant at the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vienna University of Economics and Business

University Education 

2003 - 2007 Doctoral Studies (Dr.rer.soc.oec.), Vienna University of Economics and Business, Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Dissertation: “Success Factors of Innovation in SMEs”.
2004 Research visit at George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
1997 - 2003 Master of Business Administration (Mag.rer.soc.oec.), Vienna University of Economics and Business, Majors in Strategic Management, Controlling & Consulting and Accounting & Auditing, Diploma Thesis: “Wertorientiertes Performance Measurement”.
2000 Exchange Semester at University of Technology, Sydney

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Publications & Teaching