The Digital Dozen: Executive Overview of 12 Emerging Technologies for Digital Transformation

  • Tue, August 31, 2021
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Virtual Zoom Meeting

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Topic: "The Digital Dozen: Executive Overview of 12 Emerging Technologies for Digital Transformation"

Companies are looking at the next generation of digital technologies as a way to get ahead. They’re changing their strategic plans and making investments–and you should be able to weigh in. In this session we'll cover at an executive level 12 technologies most relevant to current and future digital transformation efforts: big data, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, blockchain, internet of things, digital marketing, 3-D printing, drones, robots, virtual reality and augmented reality. For each of these technologies, we'll explain what they are, why they are important, and give illustrative examples.

Speaker:  Marian Cook. Principal, Slalom Consulting


Marian Cook is a trusted advisor to heads of governments and Fortune 500 companies worldwide on strategy, innovation, technology and enterprise transformation. She serves as Principal at Slalom Consulting focusing on emerging technologies, innovation and digital transformation. She is a senior advisor and international guest lecturer on Corporate Innovation and Innovation Ecosystems, Future of Cities and Future of Work for Singularity University. Additionally, Marian serves as Head Learning Facilitator for MIT’s Blockchain course, and the Corporate Innovation and Innovation Ecosystems course, offered on-line by the Sloan School of Management.

Previously, Marian spent her career in senior executive roles working for and advising leading global organizations across multiple sectors. As a result, Marian was asked to serve as Chief Strategy Officer, Department of Innovation & Technology, for the State of Illinois, working for the Office of the Governor. There she led digital transformation strategic planning and initiatives that gained national recognition.

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