Digital & Society

The rapid growth of digital technology and internet-based communications has a significant influence on society. Digital technology now influences every aspect of our lives, from transportation to communication and health to leisure time. At the CDS we feel it’s imperative to understand those changes and how they influence the way we work, govern, communicate and organize society.

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Millennials at Work – They’re Not Different; Companies Are

What do you need to do to retain and get the most out of your valued Millennials?

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How Smart Home Devices are Poised to Bring Just-In-Time Inventory Management to Homes

Watch MBA Fellow, Robert Wilson T’16, present findings from his MBA Fellows research project on how smart home devices are allowing customers to man...

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Building the Musical Voice For Today’s Story Tellers: Making the Mobile App Heartstring

Guest Author Pete Mathias, T’16 writes about his start-up business and mobile application: Heartstring.

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Why You Can’t Ignore Digital Disruption

I saw an interesting comment on Linked-In recently. In response to a post about a firm’s digital disruption action plan, someone wrote: “What a bu...

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Word-of-mouth Marketing

Interaction with one another via mobile applications is rampant nowadays. I feel like most people under the age of 30 primarily communicate with thei...

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Alphabet, Facebook, Microsoft ‘in the crosshairs’ as other countries retaliate against Trump

CNBC / January 2017 As a guest on CNBC’s “Fast Money,” Roger McNamee T’82, Elevation Partners co-founder and CDS Founder, discusses ho...

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Millennials at Work – They’re Not Different; Companies Are

What do you need to do to retain and get the most out of your valued Millennials?

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How Smart Home Devices are Poised to Bring Just-In-Time Inventory Management to Homes

Watch MBA Fellow, Robert Wilson T’16, present findings from his MBA Fellows research project on how smart home devices are allowing customers to man...

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Digital Excellence: Achieve PR

We asked DeNita Lacking-Quinn, of Achieve PR, to share with us a bit about his experience in the Digital Excellence executive program.

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Apple’s fight with the EU over taxes is just like Brexit, VC says

CNBC / August 2016

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HPE and Ford Motors Give Students Lessons in Digital Transformation and Innovation

Day three of the Technology Career Insight Expedition (CIX) included trips to HP Enterprise (HPE) and the Ford Research and Innovation Center for a lo...

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Deep Shift

21 Ways Software Will Transform Global Society

Hans Brechbühl co-authored this World Economic Forum report on the impact of software on society with his fellow Global Agenda Council members.

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12 Tech Trends Shaping Enterprise Information Technology

A whole new set of emerging trends are impacting corporate information technology. Here are the major trends impacting corporate IT today.

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Personalized Tech: The C-Suite Weighs In

As part of the annual Geirheads Technology Conference, this Britt Technology Impact Series panel considered the massive moves toward personalization w...

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Deep Shift: 21 Ways Software Will Transform Global Society

Hans Brechbühl co-authored this World Economic Forum report on the impact of software on society with fellow Global Agenda Council members.

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Deep Shift: Technology Tipping Points and Societal Impact with WEF

The World Economic Forum (WEF) just released a report on the massive shifts caused by technology. It is part of the work of the WEF’s Global Agenda ...

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Fighting for Airtime and Prospering in an App-First World

Hear how as the mobile economy continues to expand with diverse devices and even connected cars, Pandora has embraced an application-first business mo...

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The Revaluation of Risk-Taking: European Startups and High-Tech Companies

Would PayPal and Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk have been able to grow his business in a European garage?  Or would the safe smallness of his environ...

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How can Europe make better use of the Digital World?

A team of business experts and researchers from the HSG, ETH Zurich and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College (USA) have submitted a 5-poin...

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How Hyperconnectivity is Changing the World from Linear to Networked

In this interview Tony Salvador of Intel Labs discusses how hyperonnectivity is changing the world  from a linear to networked in nature with MBA Fe...

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“The Digocene” – Intel’s Tony Salvador Uses Social Science to Explore Hyperconnectivity

“Everything is going digital—everything,” says Dr. Tony Salvador, Senior Principal Engineer at Intel Corporation. Salvador directs research in t...

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Targetted Media Tracking and Customer Data Collection in the Future

Watch the Britt Technology Impact Series lecture with Rentrak COO/CFO, David Chemerow T’75. In this discussion, David discusses what the future ...

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How to Deliver the Digital Infrastructure with Cyber Security Top-Of-Mind

Watch Adam Golodner discuss the importance of developing digital infrastructure with cyber security in mind with Patrick Wheeler of the Center for Dig...

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Net Neutrality and Internet.org

Watch the Britt Technology Impact Series panel discussion focused on digital infrastructure. In this discussion, panelists weigh in on net neutrality ...

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