Sponsored by the MIT System Design and Management (SDM) program, the event will highlight best practices for using systems thinking and big data to strategically deploy a company's technical and managerial resources. Speakers will include several SDM alumni who have risen to the top of the big data arena in their industries.
A panel discussion on “Leveraging Big Data for Business Value” will be moderated by Irving Wladawsky-Berger, vice president emeritus at IBM and visiting lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Engineering Systems Division. Panelists include:
- Mona Vernon SDM ’09 - senior director of emerging technologies at Thomson Reuters
- David Deitrich - advisory technical education consultant at Global Education Services, EMC
- Puneet Batra - former chief data scientist at Kyruus