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Maksim Malyy

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

March 14, 2022, 17:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-R2-2030

Candidate: Maksim Malyy
PhD Program: Engineering Systems
Thesis Title: The data-driven model of technology-based new ventures growth

Associate Professor Zeljko Tekic, Higher School of Economics

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Clement Fortin, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Professor Alexey Nikolaev, Skoltech: report
Professor Dmitry Koroteev, Skoltech: report
Professor Fred Phillips, Stony Brook University, USA: report
Professor Vincent Mangematin, Kedge Business School, France: report

Thesis Changes Log

Revised thesis:

The data-driven model of technology-based new ventures growth

Thesis Changes Log (after minor revisions)

Thesis Defense Outcome:

Pass with Minor Revisions. The candidate’s thesis is accepted subject to minor revisions.

The candidate made revisions to the thesis. The final version of the thesis was uploaded on April 27, 2022. 

The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.