Webinar - Digital Transformation: from AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain and Cybersecurity

Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Learn more about the upcoming Digital Transformation: From AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain, and Cybersecurity (Online) program in this 60-minute webinar with Professor John R. Williams and Dr. Abel Sanchez. Register here.

In the online program, Digital Transformation: from AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain, and Cybersecurity, you’ll learn about the five biggest technologies that are shifting the economic landscape—blockchain, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, Internet of Things, and cybersecurity—and acquire the strategies you need to respond to the latest developments.

Visit the Digital Transformation: from AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain and Cybersecurity course page on the MIT Professional Education website.

About the Faculty

John R. Williams

John Williams holds a BA in Physics from Oxford University, an MS in Physics from UCLA, and a Ph.D. in Numerical Methods from the University of Wales, Swansea. His research focuses on the application of large-scale computation to problems in Cyber-Physical security and energy studies. He is director of MIT’s Geospatial Data Center and from 2006-2012, was Director of the MIT Auto-ID Laboratory, which invented the Internet of Things.

Abel Sanchez

Dr. Abel Sanchez holds a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is the Executive Director of MIT's Geospatial Data Center, architect of "The Internet of Things” global network, and architect of data analytics platforms for SAP, Ford, Johnson & Johnson, Accenture, Shell, Exxon Mobil, and Altria. In cyber security, Dr. Sanchez architected impact analysis of large-scale cyber-attacks designing Cyber Ranges for the Department of Defense (DOD).

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