Past Events

October 16, 2009 - 3:00pm
Professor and author Eric Brynjolfsson, one of the world’s leading authorities on the role of information technology in driving economic growth and business competitive advantage, presents findings from his new book "Wired for Innovation: How Information Technology is Reshaping the Economy."
October 7, 2009 - 9:00am
American universities play an important role in spurring technological innovation, job creation and U.S. economic competitiveness. But they can do more, especially if the federal government makes a more concerted effort to help universities commercialize and transfer new technologies.
October 6, 2009 - 10:00am
The United States is losing ground quickly in the innovation sweepstakes to Japan, Denmark and other nations. There’s nothing mysterious about why: These and other nations have designed and funded federal policies to spur innovation, and we have not.
September 28, 2009 - 9:00am
Join ITIF for an event to discuss the recent ITIF report that benchmarks national innovation policies and analyzes what the United States can learn from the worlds’ ten most innovation-forward countries.
September 25, 2009 - 10:30am
At this event ITIF released a report that reviews the historical development of the Internet to show that it has always had intelligence built into the core of the network and that it will have to going forward.
September 22, 2009 - 10:30am
Please join ITIF for the release of a new study “Explaining International Health IT Leadership” that explores the lessons nations can learn from the global leaders in health IT adoption.
September 21, 2009 - 12:00pm
Join ITIF and a panel of international experts to discuss IT-based stimulus investments in G-20 countries and the role of ICT in supporting global economic recovery.
July 23, 2009 - 12:00pm
This ITIF event will examine the issue of corporate tax reform, including laying out the principles that should guide corporate tax reform given the realities of the global economy and the types of specific policy recommendations that should be considered. ITIF will also release a new report, Principles of Corporate Tax Reform in the Global Innovation Economy.
July 20, 2009 - 9:00am
Please join ITIF and William Bonvillian, Director of the MIT Washington Office and a former senior adviser in the U.S. Senate, at an event to discuss key finding from his book, Structuring an Energy Technology Revolution.
July 16, 2009 - 9:00am
Please join us for a discussion of a new ITIF report, How IT Can Enable 21st Century Schools with the report authors, Tim McDonald and Curtis Johnson of the Education|Evolving. The authors will discuss why the existing school reform movement has stalled, how information technology can enable the emergence of fundamentally new kinds of schools.