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All-star Cast Of Academics From Across MIT The Future of Digital Business

The Academic Keynote Panel of the MITSloan CIO Symposium offers a unique lens on the future of digital business, and this year’s panel takes a broader technology view that will bring the horizon closer. Moderated by Jason Pontin of the MIT-published Technology Review, the panelists are an all-star cast of academics from across the Institute. […]

2011 MIT Sloan CIO Innovation Showcase – Call for Applications

Highlighting Early-Stage Companies at the Forefront of Technology On May 18th, the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium will unveil to the global CIO community its 2nd annual Innovation Showcase. The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is pleased to contribute to the MIT community’s long standing tradition of entrepreneurship by featuring the Innovation Showcase. The Innovation Showcase connects […]

The 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Beyond The Crossroads: How Will The CIO Role Evolve In The Digital Business World? Save The Date: May 18, 2011

The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is where top CIOs, technology leaders and IT professionals from around the world meet. For one day IT leaders network and explore how innovative technologies and  leading-edge academic research can help address the practical challenges faced in today’s changing economy. The theme of the 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is, […]

I.B.M. agreed to buy Netezza, a Massachusetts data warehouse company, for $1.7 billion in cash.

IBM is purchasing MA-based, Netezza. Justin Lindsey, CTO Netezza was the 2009 Winner of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Award for Innovation Leadership.

Symposium Partner Event in UK: The Changing Nature of Innovation and the Role of the CIO to Drive and Lead the Opportunity

As the global economy slowly begins to emerge from the downturn, companies are evolving their focus on cost cutting to look for opportunities to emerge in the new “normal” more competitive and positioned for growth.  The role of technology in innovating out of the downturn is far-reaching, and the opportunities for CIOs to take the […]