Harvard Extension School’s Digital Innovation Summit

Join us for a three-day exploration of digital transformation and innovation. The Digital Innovation Summit will bring industry leaders, professionals, and our academic community together to learn how COVID-19 has accelerated the need for digital transformation. We’ll explore the challenges businesses face as they continue their digital transformation plans in the post-COVID era.

The symposium, which runs from June 9 to June 11, 2021, features 2 to 3 sessions each day, including:

A panel debate on the downside of transformation

Expert-led presentation on digital transformation topics like cybersecurity, data science, artificial intelligence, and model risks (2–3 sessions each day)

A networking session where you can connect with industry experts and fellow attendees working or pursuing studies in the digital/cybersecurity space

Host and Moderator

Bruce Huang, Director of Information Technology Programs, Harvard Extension School

Featured Speakers

David Cass, Vice President for Cyber & IT Risk at Federal Reserve Bank of New York Supervision Group

Tom Corcoran, Head of Cybersecurity, Farmers Insurance

Daniel Garrie, Co-founder of Law and Forensics; Neutral with JAMS; CISO and Partner at ZEK

Heather Hinton, Chief Information Security Officer, RingCentral

Hakan Gogtas, Global Head of Model Risk Management at American Express

Vaibhav Puranik, Senior Vice President of Engineering, GumGum

Hussein Syed, Chief Information Security Officer, RWJBarnabas Health

Brian Subirana, Director of the MIT Auto-ID lab, Director of the MIT and Accenture Convergence Initiative for Industry and Technology, Research Scientist at MIT

Vasudevan Swamidurai, Vice President of Engineering, McKesson

Information Session & Networking Hour: Learn about IT programs at Harvard Extension, including a new master’s degree program in cybersecurity. And connect with speakers and fellow attendees from Harvard.



The event is finished.


Jun 09 - 11 2021


9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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