Dr. Aart de Geus, 2019 Commencement Speech, Lyle School of Engineering, SMU

Dr. Aart de Geus, Chairman & co-CEO of Synopsys, Inc., presents the commencement speech to the graduating class of his alma mater, the Lyle School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University, sharing the transformative power of the “Yes, IF!” mindset. Watch until the end for a surprise clip of Aart playing lead guitar in his blues band, Legally Blue!

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