November 2017

Neil Thompson


Technological Innovation & Firm Strategy Neil Thompson is an Assistant Professor of Innovation and Strategy at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Thompson researches how innovation happens and what's its effects are. This includes work around cutting-edge technologies:  Moore's Law, Cloud Computing, and Synthetic Biology, as well as how firms race to come up with and patent their innovations. Thompson is also the Co-Director of the Experimental Innovation Lab (X-Lab), which partners with companies to use randomized control trials to answer important questions in business innovation and strategy. Before returning to academia, Thompson worked for [...]

Neil Thompson 2018-02-20T20:31:11+00:00

September 2017

Cristina Dolan


Blockchain, Technology, Entrepreneurship Cristina Dolan is the founder and CEO of InsideChains, which works with organizations to digitally transform business models through blockchain ecosystems with economic layers that offer members greater visibility, richer data and new business models. She is a co-founder of InsureX Technologies, an alternative blockchain marketplace for insurance. In the early days of the Internet, MIT Media Lab alumna Cristina Dolan co-founded, which grew to be the tenth largest ISP after a successful IPO. At OneMain, Cristina served as the provider's Geographic Communities Division President & Strategic Alliances Officer. In [...]

Cristina Dolan 2017-11-22T02:40:10+00:00