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Digital Experience Initiative (dXi)

Managing IoT Security

By Steven Gordon On October 21, 2016, a cyber attack was unleashed on the Internet that nearly brought the web to its knees. The attack sought to disable the Internet’s DNS system, which translates domain names, such as babson.edu, into network addresses, such as 155.48.7.191. Without a way of doing this translation, a browser is…

Ruben Mancha

The Rise of Digital Experiences

By Ruben Mancha and Bala Iyer In the era of digitalization, physical and digital components are seamlessly integrated to create interactive products and services. Value propositions no longer come from what products are, but from the experiences they create. We are in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution—the digital revolution—and we need to regain perspective…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson VP for Programming and Community Outreach Jane C. Edmonds Takes Trip to DC with Mayor Walsh and Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

On May 24, 2017, Babson VP for Programming and Community Outreach Jane C. Edmonds, along with the Boston Chamber of Commerce President James Rooney, Mayor Marty Walsh and 50 Boston business and civic leaders took a trip to Washington D.C. to discuss issues of race and economic mobility. The MA Chamber took a tour of the National Museum…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Professors Donnellen and Lawler Retiring

Two Babson faculty members, Anne Donnellon and William Lawler, will be retiring at the end of this academic year. Celebrate Babson faculty with your gift in honor of their service! Anne Donnellon is an Associate Professor of Management at Babson College. She teaches leadership, negotiation, teamwork, and organizational design in the Graduate School of Business…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson College Honors Faculty of the Year James Bradford and Kevin Mulvaney

At 2017 Commencement ceremonies, Babson College named James Bradford its ‘Undergraduate Teacher of the Year’ and presented Kevin Mulvaney with the F.W Olin Graduate School of Business ‘Thomas Kennedy Award for Teaching Excellence.’ Celebrate Babson faculty with your gift in honor of their service! James Bradford Undergraduate Teacher of the Year James Bradford is an Adjunct Lecturer…

Michael Chmura

Babson Faculty Discuss Entrepreneurship Research: Past, Present & Future

Candy Brush, Vice Provost of Global Entrepreneurial Leadership and the Franklin W. Olin Professor of Entrepreneurship, and Patti Greene, the Paul T. Babson Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies and the Academic Director Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women, were among the speakers at the Entrepreneurship Research: Past, Present & Future symposium held May 10-12 2017 at PSB Paris…

Michael Chmura

Professor Greene Among Speakers At NERETA Summit

Professor Patti Greene, the Paul T. Babson Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies and Academic Director Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women, will be among the speakers at the North East Regional Employment and Training Association (NERETA) Job Creation Summit June 14-15 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Greene is a Professor of Entrepreneurship of Babson College, where she holds the Paul…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson College President Kerry Healey Speaks at UN with International Council for Small Business and Other Global Leaders

On Thursday, May 11, at United Nations headquarters, Babson College President Kerry Healey spoke on a panel about the importance of strong partnerships between higher education institutions and Micro-, Small-, and Medium-Sized Enterprises (MSMEs). The session was a part of a co-hosted event by the International Council for Small Business (ICSB) and the Mission of Argentina—MSMEs Day…

Brianna Radicioni

Women Make Gains as Largest Massachusetts Nonprofit Leaders: Babson Professors Greenberg and Murphy Research Gender and Racial Diversity on Local Boards

The number of women chief executives at the largest 150 Massachusetts nonprofits grew in recent years, accounting for 26 percent of those jobs, up three percent from two years ago. These findings were recently released in the report, Modest Gains, Robust Benefits, as part of the third biennial Census of Women Directors and Chief Executives of…