About the IDE Annual Conference

Our IDE Annual Conference – solely for our stakeholders. The Conference seeks to provide IDE stakeholders with an inside look at the most recent challenges, opportunities, and results emerging from our researchers’ work. This event is also a great opportunity for you to meet and mix with the MIT IDE community and fellow IDE stakeholders.

 

Speakers

Erik Brynjolfsson
Director, IDE

Erik Brynjolfsson is the Director of the IDE. He is also the Schussel Family Professor of ...

Andrew McAfee
Co-Director, IDE

Andrew McAfee is the Co-Director of the IDE and a Principal Research Scientist at the MIT ...

Sandy Pentland
Professor

Professor Alex “Sandy” Pentland directs the MIT Connection Science and Human Dynamics labs and previously helped ...

Sinan Aral
Professor

Sinan is a leading expert on Social Networks, Social Media and Digital Strategy. He has worked ...

  • Thursday25-May-2017
9:00 AM

Welcome & Introductions


David Verrill
Executive Director
Erik Brynjolfsson
Director, IDE
9:15 AM

Harnessing the Digital Revolution – Machine, Platform, Crowd


Andrew McAfee
Co-Director, IDE
9:45 AM

Keynote


Rana el Kaliouby
CEO/Co-Founder, Affectiva
10:30 AM

Productivity, Employment, and Inequality


Erik Brynjolfsson
Director, IDE
Daniel Rock
Ph.D. Candidate
Avinash Gannamaneni
Ph.D. Candidate
Meng Liu
Postdoctoral Associate
Wang Jin
Research Associate
Neil Thompson
Assistant Professor
Erina Ytsma
Postdoctoral Associate
1:00 PM

Big Data and Information Privacy


Sandy Pentland
Professor
1:30 PM

New Digital Business Models


Andrew McAfee
Co-Director, IDE
George Westerman
Principal Research Scientist
Christian Catalini
Assistant Professor
Geoff Parker
Professor
Deborah Soule
Research Associate
3:15 PM

Social Analytics


Sinan Aral
Professor
Renée Gosline
Assistant Professor
Glen Urban
Professor
4:30 PM

Inclusive Innovation Challenge


Devin Cook
Executive Producer, MIT IDE IIC

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