Dean’s Innovative Leader Series

Learning best practice from the best practitioners

MIT Sloan invites more than 400 of the world’s finest leaders to campus every year. The most anticipated of these visits are the talks given as part of the Dean’s Innovative Leader Series, which features the most dynamic movers and shakers of our day.

At a school that places enormous value on having both feet planted in the real world, the Dean’s Innovative Leader Series is a powerful learning tool. Students have the rare privilege of engaging in frank and meaningful discussions with the leaders who are shaping the present and future marketplace.


2013-2014 Speaker Highlights


Steve Rusckowski, SM ’84

President and CEO
Quest Diagnostics
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Wong Auditorium, 12 Noon
Light lunch available

Carl Bass

President and CEO
AutoDesk, Inc.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Wong Auditorium, 12 Noon
Light lunch available

Tom Siebel

On campus in Fall 2013, Siebel Systems and C3 Energy founder Tom Siebel urged students to stake out dominant market positions and stay in school.
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