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Harvard IT Summit 2019 

The 9th annual Harvard IT Summit was a roaring success. More than 1,000 members of the Harvard IT community convened at Harvard Business School on May 14, to discuss new technologies, the latest best practices, and lessons learned from the past year. 

 

Harvard IT Workforce

Morning Keynote

Jessica Gelman, CEO of Kraft Analytics Group  

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Afternoon Keynote

Scott Snook - MBA Class of 1958 Senior Lecturer of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

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The Summit in Photos

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Coverage in the Harvard Gazette

Parsing the data — together

Data, and conversations about its management and fair use, took center stage at the ninth annual Harvard IT Summit. Read more.

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Harvard IT Summit 2018

Morning Welcome and Keynotes

Iris Bohnet, Roy E. Larsen Professor of Public Policy / Director, Women and Public Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School

Michael Sandel, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Harvard University

 

Afternoon Closing and Keynote

Rakesh Khurana, Danoff Dean, Harvard College / Professor, Sociology and Organizational Behavior / Faculty Dean, Cabot House

 

Coverage in the Harvard Gazette

IT for social justice

Sometimes technology isn’t just about making things faster, easier, or cheaper. Sometimes it’s about making them right. The eighth annual Harvard IT Summit focuses on the impact technology has on its users. Read more.

Twitter conversation: #itsummit18

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Harvard IT Summit 2017

More than 1400 IT professionals from around Harvard (yes, another record!) convened to connect more closely to the University mission, learn from one another, and build our IT community. 

Morning Welcome and Keynote

Nicco Mele, Director, Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy

Afternoon Closing and Keynote

Karim R. Lakhani, Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School / Principal Investigator, Crowd Innovation Laboratory and NASA Tournament Laboratory, Harvard Institute for Quantitative Social Science / Faculty Co-Founder, Harvard Business School Digital Initiative

 

Coverage in the Harvard Gazette

For IT Summit, a focus on innovation

The annual Harvard IT Summit at Sanders Theatre brought together professionals, key partners, and faculty for a day of programming and sessions to explore technology innovations and best practices in higher education. Read more.

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Harvard IT Summit 2016 

The 6th annual Harvard IT Summit was a roaring success. More than 1,000 members of the Harvard IT community came together to discuss new technologies, the latest best practices, and lessons learned from the past year. 

 

Delivering on our Vision

Delivering on Harvard's IT Vision on YouTube

Watch the 2012 video that set Harvard's IT Vision.

Morning Keynote

Isaac Kohane, MD, PhD - Inaugural Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics / Marion V. Nelson Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School  

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Afternoon Keynote

Bryson Koehler - Vice President and Distinguished Engineer, IBM / Chief Information and Technology Officer, The Weather Company

Harvard IT Summit 2016 Afternoon Keynote on YouTube

The Summit in Photos

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IT Summit 2016

Breakout Presentations

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Coverage in the Harvard Gazette 

Keeping up with the weather

Changing minds is more important than changing systems. To facilitate growth, it may not be the technology that needs to evolve, but rather the entire corporate culture. That was the message Bryson Koehler delivered in his keynote presentation at the sixth annual Harvard IT Summit. Read more.

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Harvard IT Summit 2015

Morning Keynote

 

Dr. Lawrence S. Bacow, President Emeritus, Tufts University

Dr. Bacow is President Emeritus of Tufts University, having served from September 2001 through July 2011. He is a senior advisor to Ithaka S+R and a member of the Lincoln Project of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, as well as a member of the Harvard Corporation.

 

Introducing the IT Academy

 

Thank you, Harvard IT!

 

Breakout Presentations

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Coverage in the Harvard Gazette

A clearer role for MOOCs

Lawrence S. Bacow, J.D. ’76, M.P.P. ’76, Ph.D. ’78, delivered a talk titled “Online Learning: The Scourge or Savior of Higher Education,” discussing the promise and the challenge of this technological dimension to traditional, classroom-based learning. Read more.

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Harvard IT Summit 2014

On June 5, 2014, more than a thousand members of the Harvard community gathered in Memorial Hall for the 4th annual Harvard IT Summit, with two keynote presentations and 30 concurrent sessions. 

Morning Keynote and Roundtable

Clay Christensen, Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Afternoon Keynote 

Clay Shirky, Associate Professor at New York University

 

Breakout Presentations

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The Summit in Photos

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Coverage in the Harvard Gazette

Planning for distruption

The fourth annual Harvard IT Summit included presentations and seminars on an array of IT-related issues, from cloud-based computing to digital privacy to EdX. Read more.

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Harvard IT Summit 2013

Harvard IT Summit, 2013 Morning Plenary

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Harvard IT Summit 2012

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Harvard IT Summit 2011

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