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"Convergence of the European & American Wireless Experience"

By Mr. Tamas Szabo, Chief Executive Officer & President, KFKI Systems, Inc.
No fee. Open to the public. 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Pub Talk at 6:00 p.m.

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At the Pub Talk, Tamas Szabo will focus on the mobile wireless business which, is developing rapidly on a global scale. Coming from Europe with significant experience in mobile telephony as well as working closely with Nokia and Ericsson, Mr. Szabo will present a brief comparison of the wireless systems in Europe and the USA from both technical and business perspectives. Is the European wireless industry really way ahead of the American market? Mr. Szabo will also give a short introduction of KFKI Computer Group, one of Central Europe's largest IT companies which might be your gateway to Europe. He will also speak about the possibilities and benefits of cooperation in the fields of wireless, biotechnology, and offshore software development.


Tamas Szabo is CEO and President of KFKI Systems, Inc., based in Burlingame, California. For the past 10 years, Mr. Szabo has been working for IQSoft (Hungary), a sister company of KFKI Systems. He has been Managing Director of IQSoft for the past four years, responsible for the daily operations of the company. During his time as Managing Director, the company doubled its revenue figures and significantly increased its profitability. Mr. Szabo started his career at IQSoft as an Oracle Sales Manager. He successfully introduced Oracle to the Hungarian software market, therefore, playing a key role in shaping the country's software industry. He then went on and repeated his success, this time spreading the use of Object Oriented technology in the Hungarian market. His leadership abilities coupled together with his accomplishments prompted him becoming Head of Application Development Department and later Managing Director. Early this year, Mr. Szabo initiated the founding of KFKI Systems, the US arm of the KFKI Group. His vision for the company is to become a major player in the software industry while leveraging the outstanding intellectual capacities of the organization's international pool of resources. Mr. Szabo still actively participates on the Board of KFKI Group and is a member of the Board of Directors of IQSoft. He was recently chosen as -- Independent Consultant of the Year -- by the Hungarian eBusiness magazine.


KFKI Systems, Inc. ( is the US subsidiary of the KFKI Computer Systems Group, a leading European provider of IT solutions and services. With offices in the U.S., U.K., Germany, and Hungary, KFKI has a broad range of capabilities from consulting and systems integration to outsourcing and software development services. KFKI offers companies highly targeted and customized solutions in response to specific needs and strategic objectives. The company's experts support the pharmaceutical, telecommunication, and financial/insurance vertical markets. KFKI utilizes years of experience, best practices, and proven methodology enjoyed by its partners and recognized by its diverse client base.

Established in 1990, KFKI Computer Systems Group presently deploys a workforce of over 1000 highly qualified consultants with a wealth of expertise in eBusiness, business and technology consulting, systems integration, and application development. Over 80 percent of the programming staff holds either a Masters degree or Ph.D. in computer science or related field. Through the company's understanding of real world problems facing businesses today, its success is attributed to its focus on delivering business results achieved by harnessing the expertise and knowledge of its people, its collaborative approach, and its hardware and software independence.


Mr. Tamas Szabo
Chief Executive Officer & President
KFKI Systems, Inc.
T: 650.373.2128