The Center for Digital Transformation (formerly CRITO)    

 

CDT IN THE NEWS

 

FCC NAMES UC IRVINE PROFESSOR SCOTT JORDAN AS CTO
Dr. Scott Jordan, a professor at the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences has accepted the opportunity to serve as Chief Technology Officer for the Federal Communications Commission.  Read more  

 

DEFENDING THE DIGITAL FRONTIER: A SPECIAL REPORT ON CYBER-SECURITY
CDT Industry Fellow Martin Giles explores how companies, markets and countries can protect themselves from cyber-criminals and other security risks in this special report from The Economist. Read more  

 

SAP BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION ACADEMY INTERVIEW WITH DR. VIJAY GURBAXANI
In this interview, Tim Hornung, the Head of SAP's BTA Hub NA, discusses the Center for Digital Transformation and its research co-operation with the BTA. Read more   Vijay Gurbaxani, PhD

 

CENTER FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE ECONOMIST
CDT Founding Director Vijay Gurbaxani was quoted in an article for The Economist magazine.  
     
The article, "Surfing a Digital Wave, or Drowning?" explored how the demand for digital transformation within corporations can present serious challenges for IT departments. To read the article, click here.

 

 

INTERVIEW ON THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION IN HEALTHCARE
Vijay Gurbaxani was a guest on Voice of the Doctor, a radio program hosted by Dr. Nick van Terheyden, CMIO for Nuance. To download the podcast, click here.  

 

 

SNIPPETS FROM AROUND CDT 

  • CDT Advisory Board member, Don Jones, Qualcomm Life, is quoted in The Econonist article , "Health and appiness" written by CDT Advisory Board member, Martin Giles.  The article is in the Feb. 1st print edition.

 

EVENTS

 

SAVE THE DATE: MARCH 19, 2015

CDT PRESENTS ROAD TO REINVENTION: DEVELOPING LEADERS IN THE DIGITAL AGE

CDT will be hosting its signature event, Road to Reinvention: Developing Leaders in the Digital Age, on Thursday, March 19, 2015 on the UC Irvine campus. Join the Interest List
 

 

 

 

RESEARCH

 

WHITE PAPER: A PROSPECTIVE ANALYSIS OF THE FUTURE OF THE US HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

CDT Research Fellow Dr. Nicholas Vitalari provides a speculative analysis of the U.S. health care industry following the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.    

     
 Read the White Paper online here.

 

 

CDT FACULTY ASSOCIATE AND COMPUTER SCIENCE PROFESSOR PADHRAIC SMYTH  gave an invited plenary talk on “Modeling Individual-Level Data in the 21st Century” at the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) International Conference on Data Mining. Smyth's talk described how we, in recent decades, have progressed from collecting relatively simple data about individuals to much more detailed behavioral data from both the digital world , as well as the physical world . In his talk, Smyth outlined what new algorithmic techniques will be required to analyze such data and how this type of analysis can benefit individuals in a variety of ways, including health monitoring and personal information management.

 

 

 

 


 

 


 

 

 

                 

 

 

 

VIDEO OF JANUARY 29, 2014 IDEA EXCHANGE IN DIGITAL HEALTHCARE
Watch video of the January 29th Idea Exchange in Digital Healthcare featuring Harry Greenspun, MD from Deloitte Center for Health Solutions, Leslie Kelly Hall from Healthwise, Mary Owen, RN from UC Irvine Healthcare, and David Finn from Symantec.  Click here for more information.

 

 

 

VIDEO OF JANUARY 15, 2014 IDEA EXCHANGE IN BIG DATA & ANALYTICS
Watch video of the January 15th Idea Exchange in Big Data & Analytics featuring Malcolm De Leo, Chief Evangelist for NetBase Solutions, Inc.  Click here for more information.

 

 

VIDEO OF OCTOBER 9, 2013 IDEA EXCHANGE IN DIGITAL HEALTHCARE

Watch video of the October 9th Idea Exchange in Digital Healthcare featuring Dr. C. Martin Harris of the Cleveland Clinic and panel discussion with Orlando Portale of Palomar Health and Glassomics and Ryan Witt of Juniper Networks. Click here for more information.

 

THE DIGITAL UPRISING:  RETHINKING HOW TO SUCCEED

IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Our sold-out event featured engaging presentations by Vijay Gurbaxani, Director, Center for Digital Transformation, Peter Hinssen, Author and CEO, and an expert business panel.  A video recording of the event can be found here.