Comprimato: How a student diploma thesis became the company worth millions of Euros

Lecturer:     Jiří Matela
Date and time: 24th April 2014, 9:15–10:45 
Place:       lecture room T9:107, FIT CTU, 9 Thákurova Street, Prague
Language: English
 
From thesis to startup. Is it good idea?
The Comprimato story.
The life of an OEM startup.
Don’t read. Don’t talk. Do.
 
Short bio:
Jiri is co-founder & CEO of Comprimato. Before he started Comprimato, he did research in parallel algorithm design at Masaryk University and later also at CESNET. 
 
About Comprimato:
Comprimato was born from a unique idea of using GPU for JPEG2000 video compression. What first started as an university project, led by Jiri Matela, quickly turned into a successful startup. Comprimato is headquartered in Brno and was founded in 2013. Shortly after founded, Comprimato was offered a place in the JIC, which is the most successful Czech technology incubator. The company accelerated even more after it received funding from two VC firms Y Soft Venture Capital and Credo Ventures.


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