Britt Technology Impact Series: Mobile
The Britt Technology Impact Series (BTIS) provides MBA candidates and the Tuck and Dartmouth communities with insights into how changes in technology affect individuals, impact enterprises and reshape industries. The series explores a different theme each academic year through events including panel discussions with industry leaders, one-on-one meetings with executives and academic seminars. At year-end, the center produces an overview of the findings that gives students unique perspectives on relevant business and technology issues. This program is made possible by a generous donation from Glenn Britt T'72, former Chairman, President & CEO of Time Warner Cable. The 2015-16 BTIS is examining the radical transformation that technology is having on business models in a series titled, The Digital (R)Evolution: Transforming Business Models.
Current Series: The Digital (R)Evolution: Transforming Business Models
Technology is enabling the transformation of entire industries, including retail, healthcare, financial services, media and entertainment, and manufacturing. Infrastructure that once enabled technology is increasingly a new line of business itself, as companies look to contract with service providers instead of managing their own assets in-house. Mobile phones and location services are rapidly changing a wide array of services, with sharing economy companies displacing traditionally static sectors of the economy as technology enables consumers to gain access to assets without requiring ownership.
Why are we seeing so many new business models? How will individuals, executives, enterprises, and industries respond to new players with alternative business models challenging their industries? What role does technology play in enabling these business models? What industries have been most impacted, and which are likely to be significantly impacted in the future? What role does corporate IT play in supporting their enterprises’ creation of new business models? The 2015-2016 Britt Technology Impact Series will seek to answer these questions and further explore the radical transformation that technology is having on business models.
November 3, 2014 • Tuck School of Business
Cassie Lancellotti-Young T'11, EVP at Sailthru, visited Tuck to discuss her experience with the hyperconnected marketplace. More ›
May 9, 2014 • Tuck School of Business
We were pleased to host the second of our Digital Drop-In Series with Mark Daiss, Co-founder of Aviate, which was acquired by Yahoo! in January. This event was for T'14 and T'15 center fellows only. More ›
May 3, 2012 • Tuck Campus
The CDS was pleased to welcome Bill McDermott, Co-CEO and Executive Board Member of SAP AG, back to Tuck to discuss cloud computing. More ›
September 23, 2010
The 2009-10 series provides a better understanding of the dynamics and challenges facing the telecommunications industry (but materially affecting so many others), as well as the changes in how people are using new mobile capabilities every day. More ›
April 28, 2010 • Tuck Campus
Four industry experts came to Tuck to consider the vast possibilities in the current and future mobile marketplace. Participations included Perry LaForge T'04, Founder, Executive Director and Chairman, CDMA Development Group; Mike Mulica, CEO, FusionOne; Barry West, Strategic Advisor, Clearwire and the panel was moderated by Mark Lowenstein, Managing Director, Mobile Ecosystem. More ›
April 21, 2010 • Tuck Campus
Associate Professor of Business Administration at Tuck, Ron Adner, moderated a discussion with the EVP and CDO of Nokia, Mary McDowell. The full room of MBA students, Tuck faculty and staff listened to Mary's extensive knowledge surrounding the mobile payments and banking industry. Attendants enjoyed asking Mary direct questions at the end of the session. More ›
March 31, 2010 • Tuck Campus
This panel spoke to a full room of students, faculty and staff. Adam Cahill, Senior Vice President, Director of Digital Media, Hill Holiday and Lars Albright, Director, Publisher Partnerships & Alliances, Apple, Inc. were moderated by Carl Howe, Director, Anywhere Consumer Research, Yankee Group. Successful mobile marketing campaigns, possible future mobile marketing capabilities and mobile technology were discussed and attendants asked specific questions following the discussion. More ›
March 3, 2010 • Tuck Campus
Margot Carlson Delogne, Vice President of Global Communications at TeleAtlas, spoke to a full room of Tuck students about mapping, marketing and the technologies of location-based services. More ›
February 24, 2010 • Tuck Campus
This panel of highly experienced executives came together to discuss the challenges of monetizing digital content as well as the diverse landscape of business models in the current mobile TV marketplace. Participants included Dan York, Executive Vice President, Content, AT&T; Jonathan Barzilay, Senior Vice President, Programming & Advertising, FLO TV/Qualcomm; Matt Murphy, Senior Vice President, Digital Video Distribution, Disney & ESPN, Media Networks and was moderated by Alva Taylor, Associate Professor, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. More ›
January 13, 2010 • Tuck Campus • TECH@TUCK
Industry experts, business leaders, academics and vendors gathered to discuss mobile strategy. The panel was a strategic conversation on 2010's theme of Mobile Technology. Participants included Terry Kramer, Regional President of Vodafone Americas; Kevin Bradshaw, CEO of buzzd; Mark Vandenbrink, VP of Technology Solutions, Samsung and was moderated by Emily Nagle Green, President and CEO of Yankee Group. More ›
April 15, 2009
Executives from Quattro Wireless and Samsung Telecommunications dicuss the challenges of delivering mobile content. More ›
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Britt Technology Impact Series
The Britt Technology Impact Series (BTIS) is a program of MBA-facing initiatives including panels and conferences, Tech@Tuck events, industry speakers and academic seminars focused on a yearly theme, illuminating the impact of a technology on individuals and enterprises. At the end of each year, the Center produces an overview to summarize learning from the various events and providing students with tangible perspectives on the relevant business and technology issues.
This program is made possible by a generous donation from Glenn Britt, former Chairman, President and CEO of Time Warner Cable. Mr. Britt was a graduate of Dartmouth College and Tuck School of Business.