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Podcast: Combining Technology & Creativity…for Social Good

Duration 20:21

Technology can help humanity achieve sustainable positive social change at scale. According to emergent technology expert Sally Eaves, however, it’s not just the technology: It’s how we choose to use it. On this episode, Sally shares how she is working to bring about the convergence of humanity, technology, creativity and education. Her work with underserved populations around the world is truly inspiring, as is her vision for the future of tech.

How Robots Are Helping Scientists Predict Earthquake Aftershocks

April 23, 2019

Researchers analyzed hundreds of thousands of earthquakes to predict the location of aftershocks using machine learning to explore changes in ground stress.

Forecasting the Future of the Economy

April 22, 2019

Howard Elias, Dell Technologies President, Services & Digital, shares an outlook on the impact of human-machine partnerships on the global economy in 2030.

How Massachusetts Gets Ready for 2030

April 22, 2019

Dell Technologies Chairman and CEO Michael Dell, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, and local government and business leaders came together this month to discuss how Massachusetts can continue to lead on emerging technology and its implementation in the workplace.

Forget the Pool Table—Innovation Is a Brutal Business

April 18, 2019

Workplace innovation is a serious business. An innovative culture requires discipline and a high level of competence, along with the humility to hear you’re wrong until you get it right. What does it take to lead in this tough environment? It’s more than a well-placed pool table.

3.14 – Fashion: The Politics of Style

Duration 27:43

In this episode, hear from Walter Isaacson and fashion luminaries as they discuss the technological, political, and personal underpinnings behind fashion revolutions of the 19th, 20th and 21st Centuries.