I had been SMIC's employee for years and don't think church has anything to do with SMIC's success. At certain time it turned negative. I do like to fact that it provides the social place for people of religion. It might be icing on a cake instead of the main ingredient.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.