How can you use the Internet to boost sales of your product? Can the principles of game play be applied to your business plan? What’s on the horizon in business hard and software and communication? Professors Kartik Hosanagar and Kevin Werbach bring their unparalleled knowledge of technology—the latest advances, the new ideas and the legal ramifications for you and your business.

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  • Past Guest Mon 3/20
    John Borthwick

    Founder, CEO
    Betaworks

  • Past Guest Mon 3/20
    Sarah Lacy

    Founder, Editor-in-Chief
    Pando.com

  • Past Guest Mon 3/20
    Tim Wu

    Professor, Columbia Law School; Policy Advocate; Author of "The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads"
    Columbia University

  • Past Guest Mon 3/20
    Cathy O'Neil

    Data Scientist, Author of "Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy"
    mathbabe.org

  • Past Guest Mon 3/20
    Joelle Emerson

    Founder and CEO
    Paradigm

  • Past Guest Mon 3/13
    Apoorv Saxena

    Product Manager, Google Cloud Machine Learning
    Google

  • Past Guest Mon 3/13
    Seth Fiegerman

    Senior Business Reporter
    CNNMoney

  • Past Guest Mon 3/13
    Joseph Turow

    Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
    Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication

  • Past Guest Mon 3/6
    Anita Balakrishnan

    News Associate, Technology and Breaking Business News
    CNBC News

  • Past Guest Mon 3/6
    Dave Morin

    Founder, Partner; Entrepreneur
    Slow Ventures

  • Past Guest Mon 3/6
    Jerry Kaplan

    Visiting Lecturer, Computer Science; Fellow, Center for Legal Informatics; Author of "Artificial Intelligence: What Everyone Needs to Know"
    Stanford University

  • Past Guest Mon 2/27
    Kalev Leetaru

    Senior Fellow
    George Washington University

Hosts

Kartik HosanagarKartik Hosanagar

Professor Kartik Hosanagar has been recognized as one of the world’s top 40 business professors under 40. He has received several teaching awards including the MBA and Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching awards at the Wharton School. His research focuses on Internet media and Internet marketing. Hosanagar was a cofounder of Yodle Inc, a venture-backed firm that has been listed among the top 50 fastest-growing private firms in the US. He has served on the advisory board of Milo Inc. (acquired by eBay) and is involved with other start-ups as either an investor or board member. His past consulting and executive education clients include Google, Nokia, American Express, Citi, and others.

Kevin WerbachKevin Werbach

Professor Kevin Werbach is the founder of Supernova Group, a technology analysis and consulting firm. As a leading expert on the business, policy, and social implications of emerging Internet and communications technologies, he co-led the review of the Federal Communications Commission for the Obama-Biden Transition Project. During the Clinton Administration, he served as Counsel for New Technology Policy at the FCC and authored Digital Tornado, the first comprehensive analysis of the implications of the Internet. He is also the author of For The Win: How Game Thinking Can Revolutionize Your Business and The Gamification Toolkit: Dynamics, Mechanics, and Components for the Win.

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