Panel Discussion on Industries of the Future
“Industries of the Future” was a panel at the 2016 Boston Book Festival, held on Saturday, October 15, in the sanctuary of the Old South Church.
Panelists talked about the future of industry. Panelists included Alec Ross, author of The Industries of the Future; Beth Comstock, vice chair of General Electric; Joi Ito, co-author of Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future; and Michael Porter, author of On Competition. The panel was moderated by Andrew McAfee, co-author of The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies.
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Beth Comstock Vice Chair General Electric
Joi Ito Director Massachusetts Institute of Technology->Media Lab
- Andrew P. McAfee Principal Research Scientist Massachusetts Institute of Technology->Center for Digital Business
- Deborah Z. Porter Founder and Executive Director Boston Book Festival
Michael E. Porter Professor Harvard University->Business
Alec Ross Senior Adviser (Former) Department of State->Innovation
Martin "Marty" Walsh Mayor
- Boston Book FestivalBoston Book Festival
- The Second Machine Age
- On Competition, Updated and Expanded Edition
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