The goal for the seminar is to engage with leading scholars in Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management. Even in the current challenging circumstances, the seminar remains committed to advancing the research and teaching mission of TIES as well as the broader MIT community. Please contact Ryan Harrington (ryanharr@mit.edu) if you wish to be added to the mailing list to receive updates.

The seminar will be in person, from 11:30 am -1:00 pm in room E62-450.

Current Seminars

  • February 12, 2024

    Deepak Hegde, NYU Stern

    Race, Glass Ceilings, and Lower Pay for Equal Work

  • February 26, 2024

    Marlene Koffi, University of Toronto

    Innovative Ideas and Gender Inequality

  • March 11, 2024

    Michael Burstein, Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University

    The Law of the Direction of Innovation



  • April 1, 2024

    Jacqueline Lane, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

    When Does Feasibility Drive Technological Innovation? Evaluator Expertise Range,        Architectural Knowledge, and Preferences for Existing Technologies

  • April 8, 2024

    Xavier Jaravel, London School of Economics

    Title TBD

  • April 22, 2024

    Nataliya Wright, Columbia Business School, Columbia University

    Helping to Grow on a Shoestring? The Role of Strategy for Global Startups

  • May 6, 2024

    Caroline Fry, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawai'l

    If You Build It, They Will Come: The Impact of Clinical Trial Experience on African Science