Author: Kate Barnard

Kate Barnard

Kate Barnard is a first year MBA student at the MIT Sloan School of Management specializing in Entrepreneurship & Innovation and System Dynamics. Before Sloan, Kate worked as a management consultant in New York. She is originally from Southern California.

The Pre-Game: Sloan Sports Analytics Conference 2015

T- 9 days until the 9th annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference! We’re almost there!
Since my last post, the Content Team has been very busy pulling together the final details for the conference. Locking down outstanding invites, configuring the agenda around conflicting schedules, and drafting discussion questions that will incite … Read more 

Data Geeks & Athletes: Sloan Sports Analytics Conference 2015

SSAC Trampoline Dodgeball Team Outing
The first month at Sloan remains in my mind a blur of new faces, course syllabi, social events, and pizza lunch. Every day except for one, that is. I was walking to class on the second floor of Sloan’s main building, E62, and saw an … Read more