Event List


Wharton Webinar: Leveraging AI to Improve Innovation and Productivity

Led By: Lynn Wu, Associate Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School In this webinar, Professor Wu will examine what types of innovation AI can and cannot enable, and, will share examples of how existing firm practices would facilitate AI-based innovation.

February 3 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM • Virtual

Scale School: Perspectives on Start-Up Acquisitions

The past few decades have shown a dramatic rise in start-up acquisitions, which have become the dominant channel through which ventures successfully exit. But how effective are start-up acquisitions (1) for big companies as a source of new innovation and talent and (2) for the careers of acquired founders and employees? In…

February 9 | 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM • Virtual

Wharton Webinar: Increasing Impact: Why Good Ideas Fail, and Why Yours Don’t Need To

Led By: Cade Massey, Practice Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School Even smart, well-intentioned, hard-working people struggle to make a difference in their organizations. Indeed, everyone struggles with this at some point. What do we know about why this occurs? Are there patterns of beliefs and behaviors…

February 17 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Wharton Webinar: Improving the Patient Care Experience and the Well-Being of Healthcare Workers

Led By: Ingrid Nembhard, Ph.D., M.S., Fishman Family President's Distinguished Associate Professor, Associate Professor of Health Care Management, The Wharton School Despite extensive improvement efforts, reports of problematic patient experiences have perturbed healthcare delivery organizations for decades, and have been growing once again since the COVID-19 pandemic began. In this…

March 3 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM