george westerman

George Westerman

Principal Research Scientist, MIT

North America

George Westerman is a Principal Research Scientist with the MIT Sloan Initiative on the Digital Economy. His research and teaching focus on digital leadership and technology-driven changes to jobs and skills.

George serves as a Board member for the Technology Business Management Council, Co-Chair of the MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Awards, and faculty director for workplace learning in the MIT Jameel World Education Lab.

George is co-author of three highly influential books, including the most recent, Leading Digital: Turning Technology into Business Transformation. His research and writing, in academic and media outlets, has won numerous awards.

Prior to joining the MIT Sloan School of Management in 2002, George earned a doctorate from Harvard Business School, and gained more than thirteen years of experience in product development and technology management roles. He regularly conducts keynote presentations and senior executive workshops with companies around the world.

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