BIG DATA & ANALYTICS IDEA EXCHANGE: MARCH 5
Accelerating Insights into Action: Better Decisions from Big Data Diversity - To make big data pay off in the dynamic and increasingly digital world that enterprises now compete in, tomorrow’s leaders must augment traditional structured data and embrace new philosophies, varied approaches, and more diverse data architectures to drive decisions. Featuring Paul Sonderegger, former Forrester analyst and Big Data Strategist from Oracle, and a case study panel discussion with real-world practitioners, Mike Burkes and Rick Detwiler from Toyota. REGISTER NOW
THE ECONOMIST 2014 INNOVATION FORUM CONFERENCE
We are delighted to announce that CDT will again be a supporting organization for The Economist's annual 2014 Innovation Forum which will be held on March 27, 2014 in Berkeley, CA. This forum is designed to explore truly transformative innovations that have the potential of changing how companies do business. The conference aims to answer the ultimate questions for technologists, futurists, and C-suite executives, namely, are we thinking big enough and how do we get there? For further information, click here.
INTERVIEW ON THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION
|Vijay Gurbaxani was recently a guest on Voice of the Doctor, a radio program hosted by Dr. Nick van Terheyden, CMIO for Nuance and our panel moderator for the inaugural Idea Exchange: Digital Healthcare held in January. Vijay spoke on the Digital Revolution in Healthcare. To download the podcast, click 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.
NEWS & ACHIEVEMENTS
CDT IN THE ECONOMIST
"Surfing a Digital Wave, or Drowning?"
Vijay Gurbaxani, Director, Center for Digital Transformation, was quoted in the article, "Surfing a Digital Wave, or Drowning?" in The Economist magazine. The article explored how the demand for digital transformation within corporations can present serious challenges for IT departments. To read the article, click here.
WHITE PAPER ON THE FUTURE OF
HEALTHCARE IN THE U.S.
CDT Research Fellow Dr. Nicholas Vitalari provides a speculative and prospective analysis of the U.S. health care industry following the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. A copy of the paper is 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.
- CDT welcomes Visiting Scholar, Manju Ahuja, Professor and University Scholar, College of Business, University of Louisville. Read further here.
- Vijay Gurbaxani, Director of CDT, will be giving a keynote address at ECIS 2014, the 22nd European Conference on Information Systems in Tel Aviv June 11, 2014 (Industry Day).
CDT & CHCMP AWARDED GRANT FROM
Vijay Gurbaxani, Director, Center for Digital Transformation, and Paul Feldstein, Director, Center for Health Care Management and Policy, have been awarded a planning grant from the Qualcomm Foundation aimed at determining the feasibility and design of a research project in the economics of wireless health.
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.