technology

Winning Strategies for Tackling Supply Chain Disruptions

Veteran practitioner and Harvard Business School Professor Willy Shih helps organizations streamline systems so they…

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…

New Book From MIT Brings Space Down to Earth

Glorious anthology from MIT’s Space Exploration Initiative reveals the limitless possibilities of uniting Earth with…

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…

Is Your Organization Ready for the Future?

MIT Media Lab director Dr. Dava Newman offers an up-close view of emerging technologies that…

Why Investing in Employee Mental Health Makes Sense

Renowned authorities outline ways organizations can support the mental health of their workforce – and…

How to Cultivate Trust Among Remote Workers

With WFH our new normal, INSEAD's Professor Mark Mortensen helps organizations strengthen communication and productivity…

How to Beat Hackers at Their Own Game

Globally recognized cybersecurity expert Kristin Judge helps organizations preemptively protect their data, customers and reputations.

The Secret to Hedge Fund Success

Domeyard’s Christina Qi teaches financial firms how to leverage machine learning when managing data so…

Worried About the Impacts of Technology? You’re Not Alone.

Kevin Werbach helps leaders understand emerging technologies so they can identify opportunities, avoid dangers 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…

Summer Reads: New Books to Spark Business and Your Imagination

These fascinating perspectives from today’s most innovative thinkers are brimming with ideas for business and…

Your Technology Needs Empathy. Here’s Why.

In her new book, Emotion AI pioneer Rana el Kaliouby chronicles her journey from “nice…

Vision 2020: 9 Leadership Lessons for an Unpredictable Future

These Stern Speakers offer inspiring insights and actionable advice for leading your organization into the…

10 Stern Experts Nominated for Thinkers50 Award

Transform your business strategy with the work of these exceptional thought leaders.

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.

What Happens When Big Data Meets AI?

In the very near future, robots will be able to fully perform key tasks and…

Your Business Is Missing Out On This Technology

What should our devices – smart phones, watches and the like ­– do for us?…

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…

How to Manage the Risks and Opportunities of the Future of Work

These 10 speakers help leaders prepare for the impact of AI, automation and the gig…

Back to School: STEM Education Gets a Facelift

Engineer, roboticist and AI expert Dr. Ayanna Howard grooms the next generation of scientists to…

Your Tech Strategy May Be Asking the Wrong Questions About AI

Hal Gregersen shows how emerging technology can not only solve problems but prompt new questions…

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 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’…

How to Innovate at the Frontiers of Knowledge

NEW to Stern: Neuroengineer Ed Boyden is changing the way we understand the human brain…

How Can Agribusiness Meet the Demand for Meat?

NEW to Stern: Cellular biology trailblazer Isha Datar is inventing the future of food.

Technology + Biology = The Face of the Next IT Industry

New to Stern: Biotech executive Andrew Hessel is programming life. And every industry will be…

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…

Rediscovering Our Humanity Through Virtual Reality

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

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 13: How Problem-Led Leadership is Changing the World with Hal Gregersen

Minds Worth Meeting converses with leadership expert and MIT professor Hal Gregersen, who discusses problem-led…

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…

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…

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,…

Making Economic Growth More Inclusive

The breakneck pace of development, particularly in technology, fuels growth and prosperity around the world.…

A Vision: 5 Significant Changes to the Corporation of the Future

The nature of how we work and develop talent is forever changed at the hands…

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…

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…

Why Business Education Still Matters

It’s a sticky subject. Is business education really necessary? Many believe such higher learning still…

Smart Solutions to the World’s Toughest Challenges

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

Required Reading: A Policy Primer on Health IT

Technology is quickly infiltrating almost every part of healthcare, creating a need for policymakers to…

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…

Challenging Status Quo Garners Wachter Most Influential Physician Executive Honor

Once relegated to a small corner of a very large conversation on our nation’s broken…

Harm in a Wired Hospital: An Eye-Opening Excerpt of “The Digital Doctor”

For the past 15 years, technology was touted as the cure for the problem of…

Healthcare is Being Disrupted by Technology – and Not Necessarily in a Good Way

Who among us hasn’t been wowed by the technology on our desktop and in our…

Will Computers Replace Physicians?

Without question, technology can – and does – bring improved efficiency to our lives. In…

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…

Bitcoin and the Promise (and Peril) of Our Open Networks

The world is all abuzz about bitcoin. The closest thing to cash in the digital…

Can You Predict the Future? Nicholas Negroponte Forecasts the Interface of Technology and Biology

Will Nicholas Negroponte’s predictions of today turn into the reality of tomorrow? We have no…

Can Technology Really Solve Our Biggest Problems?

When Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon in 1969, it was…