Alumni Success Stories
From SpaceX back to Brno: A FI MU alumnus worked for Elon Musk
David Pavlík, a FI MU alumnus, has put a number of renowned US employers under his belt.
FI MU alumnus influences a billion movie business
Jakub Jurových is the start-up Operam technical director. The company strives to promote Hollywood studios movies.
Found bugs on the Starbucks website. He's got thousands of dollars for that
The young IT engineer from FI MU Patrik Hudák is concerned with website security and is considering setting up his start-up.
Vladimír Chvátil creates games for the whole world
His board game Codenames sold over a million copies in thirty language versions. Today, it ranks among bestsellers like The Settlers of Catan.
People use self-development to eliminate chaos
Tomáš Baránek, an FI MU alumnus stood at the cradle of the successful publishing house Jan Melvil Publishing.
He was present at the birth of the MU Information System. Today, he works as a developer at Red Hat
As a student, Jan Pazdziora was part of the team which introduced the IS at MU. Currently, he is one of the key brains at Red Hat.
People expect search engines to think for them
Roman Dušek, a FI MU alumnus, is in charge of search development at Seznam.cz.
Women have needless reservations about IT
Alumna Dita Přikrylová left her job as a data analyst to join the NGO Czechitas, whose aim is to attract more women to IT.
Head of Mycroft Mind: We transform data on electricity into information
A FI MU alumnus Filip Procházka focuses on the analysis of electricity distribution network data.
How to succeed in business? Make friends and don't tell people everything
Jan Řezáč, an alumnus of the Faculty of Informatics, focuses on web design.
Jiří Materna’s research team helps you find what you need to know
Who would think that the search results of a web search engine are shaped by a young FI MU alumnus, who was a closet writer of short stories?
I’m at my most inventive when I’m arguing with colleagues
Computer scientist Tomáš Brázdil believes that methods used by characters in the sitcom The Big Bang Theory can be effective.
Programming is like poetry
FI MU alumnus is about to start up Prizeo fundraising platform in Silicon Valley.
MU alumni have created an automated lawyer
What happens when a lawyer and an IT guy meet? A successful and fast-growing company can be created to provide an online platform for tailor-made legal documents.
Fresh alumni are afraid of taking risks
The young FI MU alumnus leads an emerging NetSuite affiliate with nearly 300 employees.
Forty hours a week does not secure a success
FI MU alumnus works as a startup program manager at the South Moravian Innovation Center (JIC) to help innovative ideas and companies succeed in the market.
The Faculty of Informatics alumnus manages national treasure
He introduced the Internet to colleges and households; today he is the chairman of the board of directors of the association that manages the .cz public domain.
The theater is a soft skills course for students
Originally a FI MU alumnus is the avant-garde soul of the ProFIdivadlo and the FI MU film festival, the writer and director of plays of the Napříč.cz association.
Creating fonts is like speaking with different voices
There are not many people who make a font for newspapers, magazines or other purposes and make a living from it in the Czech Republic. FI MU alumnus is one of them.
The only right moment for starting a business does not exist
The company of Petr Palas, a FI MU alumnus, is based in Brno. But thanks to the Internet, its customers from all over the world use his Kentico Software products.
Award-winning computer scientist trains computers to recognize people by walking
Michal Balážia, a FI MU alumnus, received the prestigious Joseph Fourier Award for the development of a biometric system.
FI MU alumni have success with a start-up for babysitting
Already during their studies, Petr Šigut and David Hrachový founded Hlídačky.cz, which is useful to thousands of parents and babysitters.
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