Dr. Keri Pearlson is the Executive Director of the research group Cybersecurity at MIT Sloan (CAMS). Dr. Pearlson has held positions in academia and industry including Babson College, UTexas-Austin, Gartner’s Research Board, CSC, Hughes Aircraft Company, and AT&T. She was the CIO for a $10M non-profit. Her research career focuses on the intersection of information… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Anastasia Griva, of the Agile and Open Innovation (LERO) cluster, spoke to the Business Post about the risks and rewards of artificial intelligence.
Pratim Milton Datta is a Professor of Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation at the Ambassador Crawford College of Business at Kent State University. Pratim is also a senior research associate at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa, and at ITU Copenhagen, Denmark. Pratim’s research focuses on how emerging technologies and global IS are deployed and implemented… | Read on »
On 4 February the Whitaker Institute was delighted to host Robots, Teachers and Tech…the Learning Sciences and Computing Education explored as part of the IS Seminar series. The learning intention of this talk was to reflect upon our education technology landscape through a critical lens but positive lens. The presentation highlighted some specific studies, current trends and the… | Read on »
On 1 December the Whitaker Institute was delighted to host The Rise of Digital Ephemerality by Ronan Doyle. The concept of ephemerality is increasingly relevant for information systems scholars, business leaders, governmental regulators, and broader society. This talk examined the rise of digital ephemerality, its importance for information systems research, and why it is necessary to consolidate what… | Read on »
Whitaker members Dr Denis Dennehy and Dr Anastasia Griva, of LERO, hosted The 20th IFIP Conference on e-Business, e-Services, and e-Society at NUI Galway (virtually) on 1-3 September. The conference brought together contributions from a variety of perspectives, disciplines and communities for the advancement of knowledge regarding Responsible AI and Analytics for an Ethical and Inclusive Digitised… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Noel Carroll’s article ‘6 signs you need a digital detox’ has been featured on a recent episode of RTÉ Brainstorm’s podcast. It is available to listen to here.
On Thursday 4 November, Whitaker Institute member Professor Kieran Conboy, of the Agile and Open Innovation cluster (LERO), hosted a panel session on ‘Is Technology Changing the Face of Sport for the Better?’. Technology plays an increasingly pivotal role across almost all elite and amateur sports, with a growing assumption that those using the latest… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Noel Carroll, of the Agile and Open Innovation cluster (LERO), has written a new article for RTÉ Brainstorm. The piece looks at the benefits of a digital detox and signs that you may need one. 6 signs that you need a digital detox Analysis: there are many benefits to a digital… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Eoin Whelan, of the Agile and Open Innovation (LERO) Cluster, has written a new article for the Irish Examiner. The piece looks at how the exaggeration of non-verbal signals in online meetings is contributing to Zoom fatigue. Read the full piece here.