Summit: Exploring Emerging Tech

HBS Spangler Auditorium

At the Digital Transformation Summit, we expose and explore the newest and greatest challenges related to the application of emerging technologies today.

The Summit will include:

  • Five provocative keynotes by pioneers in emerging technologies like virtual reality, blockchain, and artificial intelligence.
  • A panel of venture capital leaders on investing in platforms.
  • A diverse crowd of over 400 engineers, scholars, entrepreneurs, and students from Harvard and beyond.

Keynote Speakers

  • Rikard Steiber, President, Viveport and SVP of Virtual Reality, HTC Vive
  • Amy Yu, Senior Director, Product Strategy & Data Science, Viacom
  • Hanna Halaburda, Senior Economist, Bank of Canada
  • Kelly Trindel, Head of IO Science & Diversity Analytics, Pymetrics
  • Bill Ruh, Chief Executive Officer, GE Digital and SVP & Chief Digital Officer, GE


  • Chiara Farronato, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, HBS
  • Kavita Gupta, Founding Managing Partner, Consensys
  • Walter Delph, Partner and Managing Director, BCG Digital Ventures
  • Chip Hazard, General Partner, Flybridge Capital

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