The EMTM Emerging Technologies Seminar - 2009-2010

So what is the next new thing? What should you be preparing for that now only exists as an idea incubating in the research labs? In a world where some product cycles are shorter than an academic term, how do you stay ahead?

Emerging Technology Seminar Series

Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

August 21, 2009, 6:15-7:45 pm

"Scenario Planning"
Scott Snyder
President and CEO of Decision Strategies International Decision Strategies International

September 19, 2009, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

"The Lessons of Obama’s New Media Juggernaut"
Jascha Franklin-Hodge
CTO & Founding Partner, BSD

October 2, 2009, 4:15 - 5:45 pm

"Strategic Behavior in Social Networks"
Michael Kearns
Professor of Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania

October 2, 2009, 6:45 - 8:45 pm

"The Way of Innovation — Unlocking Breakthrough Growth"
Kaihan Krippendorff
Strategist, Consultant, and Author

October 16, 2009, 6:00 - 7:15 pm

"How Media Technologies Will Revolutionize Your Business"
Panel Discussion
Moderator Steve Ennen,
Wharton Institute for Interactive Media

December 19, 2009, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

"Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility"
Eric Orts
Director, Initiative for Global Environment
Prof. Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management; Wharton School

January 22, 2010, 6:00 - 7:15 pm

"How Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility is Affecting Businesses — Challenges and Opportunities"
Panel Discussion
Moderator Christopher Lynch,
Director, Environmental Management Assistance Program