Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Program presents weekly semiars feagured with speakers of successful entrepreneurs in the Valley. John Miner of Intel Capital gave a presentation on “Globalization and the Silicon Valley Entreperneurs.” He urges the new entrepreneurs have global perspectives since business landscape has changed. About three billion new comsumers in the developing countries are entering the global market. Intel Capital invests about 70 – 75 % in businesses outside the United States.

Here is an interesting chart Mr. Miner presented:

#1Technolgoy Markets 2002 2006
Mobile Phones China China
Cable TV China China
Telephone Lines U.S. China
Internet Users U.S. China
Broadband U.S. China
VoIP Users Japan China
Linux PC Clients ? China