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Stats Perform to Present Two Key Sports AI Research Papers at the 2021 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

Stats Perform, the Sports Tech leader in data and AI, today announced that two research papers authored by the companys AI team will be presented in the research track at the 2021 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.

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  • Stats Perform, the Sports Tech leader in data and AI, today announced that two research papers authored by the companys AI team will be presented in the research track at the 2021 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
  • Each year the conferences Research Paper Competition highlights cutting-edge research that influences the way media and professional teams across various sports analyze performance.
  • These two papers represent some of the pioneering work of our AI team, and I am thrilled to see them recognized by the judging panel at Sloan, Stats Performs Chief Scientist Dr. Patrick Lucey said.
  • In the past five years, Stats Perform has reached the MIT Sloan Best Research Paper Track finals four other times, winning best paper in 2016 and runner-up in 2017 and 2018.

Show Me the Data: 15th Annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference to bring together leading figures in sports analytics, business and technology on April 8 and 9, 2021

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 12:35pm

This year's virtual Conference will host panels, presentations, competitions, workshops, and exhibitions that showcase the role of data analytics in the global sports industry.

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  • This year's virtual Conference will host panels, presentations, competitions, workshops, and exhibitions that showcase the role of data analytics in the global sports industry.
  • "This year, we are highlighting how industry leaders and our notable speakers are innovating during this time of new data, new consumers, and new technology."
  • "We are honored to be co-leads for the 15th Annual Conference and grateful for the learning opportunities that have come out of planning it."
  • Founded byDaryl Morey(MIT Sloan '00) andJessica Gelman(HBS '02) in 2006, the Conference is co-chaired by Gelman and Daryl Morey, and organized byMIT Sloan students.

18th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Drives Digital Enterprises with the Shift into High Gear

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 2:05pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 18th annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium , a world class conference, will bring CIOs and digital technology executives together to learn, engage, and discuss how to shift their enterprises into high gear within our ever-changing, digitally-transforming world.The 2021 first ever digital Symposium, The Big Rest: Digital Enterprises Shift Into High Gear, commences April 5th, 2021 and registration is still open.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 18th annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium , a world class conference, will bring CIOs and digital technology executives together to learn, engage, and discuss how to shift their enterprises into high gear within our ever-changing, digitally-transforming world.The 2021 first ever digital Symposium, The Big Rest: Digital Enterprises Shift Into High Gear, commences April 5th, 2021 and registration is still open.
  • "We are thrilled to offer a 2021 Symposium program that enables CIOs to gain the latest strategies to lead their organization boldly in light of COVID-19 and take part in the new MIT Sloan CIO Community," said Allan Tate, Executive Chair of the 2021 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.
  • For more information about the 2021 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, please visit www.mitcio.com .
  • The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is a premier global conference that brings together a unique community of MIT academic leaders, CIOs, digital technology executives, and industry experts, enabling them to be more effective leaders.

New Constructs Announces New Study From Harvard Business School & MIT Sloan that Reveals Problems with Fundamental Data & Research

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 10:00am

"Most investors had no way of knowing about the problems with their fundamental data before this paper was published," said David Trainer, CEO of New Constructs.

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  • "Most investors had no way of knowing about the problems with their fundamental data before this paper was published," said David Trainer, CEO of New Constructs.
  • The authors, professors from Harvard Business School (Charles Wang & Ethan Rouen) and MIT Sloan (Eric So), invested years of research into the paper.
  • Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan are not the only institutions to write papers on the superiority of New Constructs' data and research.
  • New Constructs has been featured in national business news publications including CNBC, Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Forbes, Seeking Alpha, Benzinga and more.

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Announces 2021 Leadership Award Nominations

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 3:34pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium seeks nominations for the 14th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award .

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium seeks nominations for the 14th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award .
  • The 2021 Award Winner will be announced after a virtual panel with all Award Finalists at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, "The Big Reset: Digital Enterprises Shift Into High Gear," on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.
  • "The talent pool in the MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award applications never ceases to amaze me," said MIT Sloan School of Management's Dr. George Westerman, Co-Chair of the Award Program.
  • The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is organized and developed by the MIT Sloan Boston Alumni Association.

2021 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium and the Big Reset: Digital Enterprises Shift into High Gear

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 2:07pm

Global CIOs are invited to learn how to shift their enterprises into high gear within our ever-changing, digitally-transforming world at the 18th annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium The Big Reset: Digital Enterprises Shift Into High Gear .

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  • Global CIOs are invited to learn how to shift their enterprises into high gear within our ever-changing, digitally-transforming world at the 18th annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium The Big Reset: Digital Enterprises Shift Into High Gear .
  • The 2021 program will begin April 5, 2021 and happen weekly, with new topics, interactive panels and events, through May 28, 2021.
  • "We are pleased to launch the first-ever digital edition of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium in 2021," said Allan R. Tate, Executive Chair, MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.
  • The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is organized by the MIT Sloan Boston Alumni Association and will take place virtually for the first time this year.

New MIT Sloan Management Review study finds many leaders lack essential skills to effectively lead digital transformation.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 2:18pm

"The study strongly suggests many leaders and organizations got digital transformation wrong," says report coauthor Michael Schrage of the MIT Sloan Initiative on the Digital Economy.

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  • "The study strongly suggests many leaders and organizations got digital transformation wrong," says report coauthor Michael Schrage of the MIT Sloan Initiative on the Digital Economy.
  • Leaders frequently came off as unaware of how their digital communications style undermined their credibility.
  • Digital talent and digital networks have made leadership more transparent, and this study observes that transparency imposes new accountability and responsibility on top management."
  • To read the full report, please visit MIT Sloan Management Review .

MIT Sloan Executive Education Offers Course to Guide Leaders Through Developing a Breakthrough Digital Customer Experience

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:05pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --MIT Sloan Executive Education announced today an innovative and timely new online leadership course debuting in January 2021.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --MIT Sloan Executive Education announced today an innovative and timely new online leadership course debuting in January 2021.
  • The course, ' Breakthrough Customer Experience (CX) Strategy ', is designed to help participants develop a breakthrough digital customer experience that resonates in a highly digitized world.
  • Led by Renee Richardson Gosline, Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist at the MIT Sloan School of Management, this live online MIT course will premiere on January 27, 2021.
  • Participants will leave this course with a varied set of tools to help enhance the digital customer experience within their companies while creating a culture that embraces experimentation.

New MIT Sloan Management Review Research Article Reveals Six Archetypes of Collaborate Dysfunction in Teams and Offers Research-Backed Solutions to Enhance Team Performance and Employee Engagement

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

"Leaders are unleashing their teams without establishing the conditions needed to support collaboration," the authors write.

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  • "Leaders are unleashing their teams without establishing the conditions needed to support collaboration," the authors write.
  • "When collaborative efforts break down, leaders are relying on conventional interventions that may not address the true nature of their problems."
  • Dysfunction #2: Disenfranchised Nodes: Marginalized team members lack access to resources and struggle to contribute, negatively affecting group performance and the disenfranchised members' engagement and retention.
  • At MIT Sloan Management Review(MIT SMR) we share with our readers an excitement and curiosity about how the practice of management is transforming in the digital age.

MIT Sloan Executive Education Offers Course to Guide Leaders Through New Digital Business Operations

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 5:00pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --MIT Sloan Executive Education announced today an innovative and timely new online leadership course debuting in February 2021.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --MIT Sloan Executive Education announced today an innovative and timely new online leadership course debuting in February 2021.
  • The course, ' Reimagining Leadership: A Playbook for the Digital Economy ', is designed to help participants define and achieve great leadership for their organizations in the digital economy.
  • The live online MIT course will be led by Michael Schrage, Research Fellow of the MIT Sloan's Initiative on the Digital Economy, and Douglas Ready, Senior Lecturer in Organization Effectiveness at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
  • MIT Sloan Executive Education's non-degree executive programs are led by senior MIT Sloan faculty and provide business professionals from around the world with a targeted and flexible means to advance their career development goals and position their organizations for future growth.