Technology

The Tech Guru Who Paved the Way for the Age of Social Media

In a tribute to people who shaped technology, MIT computer scientist and AI visionary Pattie…

We Have Entered the Exponential Age. What Does That Mean for Your Company’s Future?

Award-winning author, investor and tech guru Azeem Azhar, founder of Exponential View, helps leaders strategically…

Technology is Changing Our Brains. What’s Next for Society and the Future of Work?

Award-winning sociologist and researcher Nicholas Carr shares tools and strategies for ensuring technology serves rather…

To Achieve Long-term Growth, Digitally Savvy Boards and Executives Make All The Difference

Renowned MIT digital strategist Peter Weill helps organizations exponentially scale business so they can sustain…

Nine Stern Experts Shortlisted for 2021 Thinkers50 Awards

Stern Speakers & Advisors is honored to represent these esteemed thought leaders whose ideas are…

Taking the Lead on Reinventing Health Care

“Care After Covid” author Dr. Shantanu Nundy shows leaders how to leverage innovative technologies to…

How Well Is Your Organization Competing in the Age of AI?

Harvard professor Marco Iansiti says transitioning to an AI-first operating model is the best long-term…

To What Extent is Climate Change an Existential Threat?

Renowned theoretical physicist Steven E. Koonin, author of the bestselling new book "Unsettled", helps us…

The Future of Health Care Is Here. Are You Ready?

We represent trailblazing physicians and digital strategists who help health care providers leverage technology to…

Tech Companies and Regulators Can Play Nice Together

Harvard professor and digital governance expert Jonathan Zittrain advises Congress on policies for protecting both…

Measuring the Cost of Your New Workplace Model

Stanford University economist and veteran remote work researcher Nicholas Bloom helps companies pick a workplace…

Want To Break Up Big Tech? Tax Digital Ad Revenue

Nobel Laureate economist Paul Romer says the only goal of this tax is to push…

How the Geopolitics of Oil and Energy Will Shape Our Future

In "The New Map," Pulitzer Prize winner Daniel Yergin explains how a shifting geopolitical landscape…

Health Care’s Pivotal Digital Moment

New book by public health expert Dr. Shantanu Nundy offers digital solutions for making health…

NFTs: How Much Faith Should You Put in Them?

In a new article for The Atlantic, Harvard University Professor and technology governance expert Jonathan…

Trust is Broken. Here’s How to Rebuild.

In an era of mistrust, three renowned thought leaders share insights on how to cultivate…

To Move Toward Solving Public Problems, We Must Move Together

Civic innovator Mitchell Weiss offers business and government leaders a roadmap for experimenting with and…

New Vaccines, New Administration: Why We Need a Collective Effort

As vaccine programs roll out, five global thought leaders offer realistic perspectives on what lies…

To Successfully Pivot, Broaden Your Brand’s Story

Companies with umbrella ambitions, not narrow solutions, are better able to pivot during disruption, says…

Grow Your Market Without Selling Products

Marco Bertini and his co-author outline a powerful framework to understand modern business models and…

Riveting New Book Reveals How to “Stay Human” in a Digital World

New York Times bestselling author Debora Spar paints a vivid picture of life before and…

Here’s What You Need to Know About the Value of the Digital Economy

In Harvard Business Review, Erik Brynjolfsson seeks to answer a surprisingly difficult question: how much…

3 Reasons Your Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategy Has Failed

Courtney D. Cogburn’s methods change conversations about racism and bias, and help companies develop strategies…

Technology in Health Care: New Insights

How is technology transforming health care? With robots, wearables and digital tools.

How to Navigate the Future of Education

From declining college enrollment to STEAM education’s AI boost, education is experiencing great challenges –…

These Women Tech Speakers Are Rewriting the Rules of Innovation

Concerned about the future? Consider one of these 13 female trailblazers for your next meeting.

6 Essential Business Books for 2019

Our clients aren’t just in the news. They are the news.

How to Use Big Data to Maximize Growth

Ben Waber shows organizations how to measure productivity and culture through data collection and use…

This is How Technology Will Revolutionize Education and Business

Inequality negatively impacts communities and employers alike. Although many point to the “skills gap” there…

Innovative Opportunities for the Future of Food

With the holiday season in full swing, minds often turn to family gatherings, festive parties…

How to Win Power and Influence in Our Chaotic, Connected Age

In the bestselling book “New Power,” Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms offer a remarkable new…

Technology is Widening the Skills Gap. Here’s How to Bridge It.

A report by McKinsey indicates that 62 percent of executives believe they will need to…

How to Prepare Your Company for High-Tech Security Threats

New to Stern: Security expert Betsy Cooper guides organizations through technological change to craft strategies…

Everything You Need to Know to Survive the Future

NEW to Stern: Joi Ito reveals why understanding technology isn’t enough. You need a whole…

3 Workshops That Will Make You a More Effective Leader

Leadership is an all-encompassing challenge. These sessions will help turn problems into opportunities for personal…

Is Telepathy Tech the Next World-Changing Innovation?

NEW to Stern: Mary Lou Jepsen has already made an impact on consumer electronics and…

Is Your Company Overly Reliant on Technology?

How does your organization view communication technology? Does digital connectivity enhance human interaction, or replace…

The Revolutionary Potential of “Creative AI”

New to Stern: Gil Weinberg’s robot musicians aren’t just entertaining. They’re transforming everything we know…

How to Dominate in the Digital Age by Reinventing Your Business Model

In an updated version of his acclaimed book, Mark Johnson shows companies how to capture…

The Key to Design Is Lifestyle, Not Just Convenience

Beth Altringer shows that creating products people want depends on understanding needs and desirability.

Superminds: The Surprising Power of People and Computers Thinking Together

Thomas Malone’s new book shows organizations how people and computers can accomplish far more together…

An Exhilarating TED Talk Shows the Future of Cyborg Technology

In a powerful presentation, Hugh Herr describes how the age of the cyborg is closer…

The “Internet of Things” is Getting More Dangerous – Here’s How to Better Secure It

In a New York Times editorial, Jonathan Zittrain offers preemptive solutions to the potential hacking…

PBS’ “NOVA Wonders” Reveals the Latest Advances in Science and Technology

AI expert Rana el Kaliouby explores the marvels of modern science as co-host of PBS’…

Will We Ever Trust Self-Driving Cars?

Autonomous vehicles can still be the future. But only if their makers understand the importance…

Can Zuckerberg Rescue Facebook…And Our Privacy?

Jonathan Zittrain explains how Facebook can recover public trust and build a new model of…

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 17: Building Trust with Consumers Via Social Media with Jeff Hancock

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, we speak with social media expert Jeff Hancock…

Robots at Home and at Work? This is How Organizations Can Reap the Rewards

In an interview for Forbes, robotics designer extraordinaire Dr. Ayanna Howard illuminates how robots can…

Building the Bridge of Trust: Deciphering the New Psychology of Social Media

Media psychologist and trust expert Jeff Hancock reveals how technology is changing the way we…

Rediscovering Our Humanity Through Virtual Reality

VR is the next technological game-changer. Jeremy Bailenson's new book reveals how it will revolutionize…

Stress IS a Silent Killer. This Technology Can Help Stop It

Stress is common for most people – and for some, it’s more than tension and…

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 12: The Power of Virtual Reality with Jeremy Bailenson

Virtual reality is very close to becoming a major element of society. With its ability…

Virtual Reality is Not a Fad: It’s a Revolution in the Making

VR is the new frontier of human experience. VR pioneer Jeremy Bailenson’s new book explains…

These Industries Can Benefit From Emotion AI Right Now

It is inevitable that artificial intelligence will play an increasingly important role in our lives.…

This Is What Happens When Robots Raise Our Kids

Social psychologist Dr. Sherry Turkle has spent her academic career analyzing the effects of technology…

Augmented Reality Strategy: Why Every Company Needs It

In the November-December issue of Harvard Business Review, award-winning author and Harvard business professor, Michael…

The Business of AI: Harnessing the Technological Revolution

Future generations will call today the beginning of a radical social, technological and economic revolution.…

The Bionic Man Restores Hope to Humanity

At MIT’s Center for Extreme Bionics, Professor Hugh Herr and his team of researchers are…

What Killed Retail May Also Save It. A Tech Lesson for Every Industry

In 2008, Anindya Ghose predicted the smartphone would ultimately be the most transformative consumer device…

Wal-Mart Bets Big on Virtual Reality – and So Should You

Immersive technology is having its moment. After decades of development, virtual and augmented reality (VR…

Are You Ready to Lead Digital Transformation and Innovation?

Technology has forever altered the leadership and business strategy landscapes, and it continues to enable…

How Do You Feel? Emotion AI Can Tell

Emotions influence every aspect of our life – how we learn, communicate, make decisions. Yet,…

When Smart Cars Crash, Who’s to Blame?

We’re well on our way to a future of self-driving cars – but uncertainty still…

Walking the Tech Tightrope in Financial Services

Today’s digital devices are designed to promote efficiency and responsiveness for professionals in every sector,…

Tap Into the Mobile Economy

The mobile economy, projected to reach $1 trillion in the U.S. by 2020, is being…

The Evolution of Education: VR and the Future of Learning

In 2017, a plethora of changes are approaching the world of education: a new American…

What Will You Do When Machines Do Everything?

Despite what workers may think, findings show almost every job will be impacted by robots.…

Why ATMs Are About to Get More Secure

Credit card fraud cost the U.S. retail industry $32 billion in 2014. One of the…

The Keys That Unlock the $1 Trillion Mobile Economy

The mobile economy is projected to hit $1 trillion dollars by the year 2020. But…

Little Rice: Innovation Lessons from China

The Chinese smartphone market has produced companies, leaders, and, of course, phones. But its most…

Learning to Live With Artificial Intelligence

Kevin Kelly with advice for confronting a future filled with AI, robots, and constantly upgrading…

Abuse on Social Media: How It’s Hurting You and How You Can Stop It

Abuse on social media is terrible for victims and can even hurt your business. We…

Hacking vs. Whistleblowing: Why It Matters to You

In short, if private citizens are now vulnerable to having their online accounts broken into…

Are You Making the Most of Your Mobile Data?

You’re collecting data, but are you using it to build connections to your customers? Is…

This Time With Feeling: Robots You Want To Talk To

Like it or not, at some point in your life, you will live with a…

Can Virtual Reality Make You a Better Person?

Yes, virtual reality (VR) can make you more empathetic. And, according to renowned VR guru…

Sharing Economy Expert Shares the Secrets of Crowd-Based Capitalism

Collaborative consumption. On-demand services. The gig economy. Peer-to-peer business. Numerous names describe the same phenomenon:…

Why Your Business Needs to Bet on Virtual Reality

Virtual reality (VR) and hype have a long-standing relationship. After more than two decades, the…

Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: The New Ecosystem of Value Creation

By the end of the decade, every company will be a software company, predicts Robert…

Are We On the Right Road to Automated Driving?

Our cars are getting smarter. They dictate (and recalculate) directions, sync with our phones, help…

Decoding Apple vs. the FBI and Its Implications for the Future of Internet of Things

Congressional testimony is underway in Apple's stand-off with the U.S. government over the FBI’s request…

The Rise of the Data Scientist: Why Companies Need to Hire and Retain Analytical Talent

As Big Data continues to change the way we live and work, companies are recognizing…

Sherry Turkle Isn’t Anti-Technology. She’s Pro-Conversation.

We’re used to being connected all the time. Yet, we’re uncomfortable with conversation – at…

Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age

At home, families sit in silence at the dinner table. We text (and shop and…

The World in 2050: Urban, Crowded and Full of Possibility

By the middle of this century, global population will reach nearly 10 billion people, consuming…

The Vaporized Era – It’s Here, It’s Changing Everything and You’re Not Ready

Familiar things are disappearing before our eyes. Remember photo albums, audio CDs and DVDs? Maps…

Can Virtual Reality Make You a Better Person?

NFL training camp 2015 is in full swing, but it’s not just players who are…

Smart Solutions to the World’s Toughest Challenges

There is perhaps no greater force for change than a powerful idea. Thousands of ideas…

Why We Need to Get Smart about Artificial Intelligence

Why We Need to Get Smart about Artificial Intelligence We’ve long been fascinated by the…

Virtual Reality is a Ticket for Competitive Advantage – On and Off the Field

Deflated game balls may be one way to get a handle on the competition, but…

The Military Kill Switch: Harvard Law Professor and Cyber Scholar Makes the Case

Last week, President Obama promised a sustained military campaign to rout the rampaging insurgent group…

Turning the Paradox of the World Wide Web into Opportunity

The World Wide Web has not yet fulfilled its promises – and full potential –…

Should you have the right to be forgotten?

Do ordinary citizens have the right to demand that outdated, misleading, or even simply potentially…

Virtual Reality is Here – and You’re Not Ready

The internet and social media sphere exploded with the recent news of Facebook’s $2 billion…

MOOCs Will Not Be Higher Education’s Demise. But Its Business Model May Be.

Higher education – formal degree programs taught by brilliant, tenured professors in idyllic campus settings…