Adapting as the Rules Change: Walt Mossberg on the Progression of TechnologyAccording to The Wall Street Journal’s tech journalist, Walt Mossberg, “everything is changing” in regards to technology. Mossberg discusses that with the progression of technology – new computers, hardware, systems and apps – it’s unknown what will come next, but what is known is that the rules have changed.
MITEF Think Tank Session: The Future of AdvertisingThe second of a series of MITEF Think Tank Sessions on The Future of X
Tech perspectives for changing industries and changing audiences
Visionaries of Social EntrepreneurshipThis video is the Houston Public Media Dec 27th TV broadcast of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Texas program about how social entrepreneurship allows business professionals to change lives.
The Augmented Self — From Gucci to Google: Wearable TechnologyWearable technology is touching all aspects of fashion and function as computing integrates with the human body. In this forum we’ll touch on the design aspects that critical for mass consumer adoption of wearable technology. Additionally, we’ll look at the possibilities of improving health care delivery using new technologies like Google Glass. Finally, issues of usability will be addressed, as these inevitably arise.
8th MITEF Arab Startup Competition in Kuwait - Social Entrepreneurship TrackSocial Entrepreneurship Track - Here's a glimpse of 2015 MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition, in partnership with ALJ Community Initiatives and Zain where the selected social entrepreneurs from across the Arab region gathered in Kuwait for an intensive training where they also got the chance to meet with business professionals and other key stakeholders. We announced the winners of the Competition during a Final Award Ceremony in the presence of 600+ attendees.
INNOVATE. TRANSFORM. LEAD. (4/23/2015)What do small, fast-moving technology companies have in common with large, multi-billion dollar enterprises SAP, Comcast, Independence Blue Cross, and Exelon?
They share the ambition to innovative, transform, and lead the market. These mutual goals have given rise to collaborative partnerships with exciting outcomes.
MITEF Greece Startup Competition - Finals & Awards Ceremony: Speaker Theodora KoulliasDuring the Finals & Awards Ceremony of MITEF Greece Startup Competition, Theodora Koullias in her speech titled «Fashioning Tech: The State of the Fashion Economy», presented the innovative features of the “smart” 314 bag that charges your smartphone and lights up inside to help you find your items.
MIT Enterprise Forum México 2015--Sustainable SocietiesEl pasado 24 y 25 de marzo la ciudad de Guadalajara fue testigo del evento de tecnología y negocios con impacto social más importante de México, MITEFMx2015 “Sociedades sustentables”, organizado por el MIT Enterprise Forum México (MITEF Mexico), organización sin fines de lucro perteneciente al Instituto Tecnológico de Massachusetts, uno de los institutos tecnológicos más importantes del mundo.
Connected Things 2015This half-day conference focused on some of the more confusing areas of the Internet of Things. With a killer line-up of speakers that included, Dr. Alan Messer, Vice President of Advanced Software Technologies, Samsung Electronics, Philip Gerskovich, Senior Vice President, New Growth Platforms, Zebra and Jim Heppelmann, CEO, PTC. The event also featured a variety of thought leaders from sectors representing Industrial/Cleantech/Automotive, Healthcare and Retail/Security.
Change: 19 Key Essays on How the Internet Is Changing Our LivesChange: is the sixth issue of BBVA’s annual book series devoted to exploring the key issues of our time. This year, the chosen subject is the Internet, the single most powerful vector of change in recent history.