MIT Conference on the digital economy, London pre-show — David Schmittlein

MIT Sloan Dean David Schmittlein

MIT Sloan Dean David Schmittlein

MIT Sloan Dean David Schmittlein sits down with Dave Vellante and Stu Miniman from theCube for the live pre-show to the MIT Conference on the Digital Economy: The Second Machine Age to discuss MIT Sloan’s work on innovation and the digital economy, and how new technologies have changed the way we learn.

MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy: http://mitsloan.mit.edu/ide/

On April 10, 2015, the MIT Digital Economy Conference: The Second Machine Age, led by Erik Brynjolfsson, director of the Initiative on the Digital Economy, and Andrew McAfee, co-director of the Initiative on the Digital Economy, featured a series of discussions that highlight MIT’s role in both understanding and shaping our increasingly digital world.

David Schmittlein is the John C Head III Dean and Professor of Marketing at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

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From CNBC Squawk Box 8/31/11

The government should be smart and strategic about the type of spending it will do, says David Schmittlein, MIT Sloan School of Management dean, who says if the government spends on innovative enterprise in America, it can put those dollars to better use.