Dr. George Westerman

Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management, Principal Research Scientist, Workforce Learning, MIT Jameel World Education Lab

United States

Dr. George Westerman works at the dynamic intersection of executive leadership and technology strategy.  During more than 17 years with MIT Sloan School of Management, he has written three award-winning books, including Leading Digital: Turning Technology Into Business Transformation. As a pioneering researcher on digital transformation, he has published papers in Harvard Business Review, Sloan Management Review, Organization Science, and other top journals.  He is now launching a new MIT initiative focused on rethinking the process of workforce learning around the world.

George is co-chair of the MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Awards, a member of the Digital Strategy Roundtable for the US Library of Congress, and an advisor to corporate executive teams around the world.  Prior to earning a Doctorate from Harvard Business School, he gained more than 13 years of experience in product development and technology leadership roles.

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