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With technological change disrupting the media industries, the Media and Technology Program provides the knowledge and flexibility to effectively navigate the path to success.

We achieve this by bringing together three communities (academic, business and student communities) in a set of interconnected programs and events.

Advisors

Advisory Board

Bruce Greenwald
Robert Heilbrunn Professor of Asset Management & Finance
Director of The Heilbrunn Center for Graham & Dodd Investing

 

Eric Johnson
Norman Eig Professor of Business

 

Jonathan Knee
Professor of Professional Practice
Co-Director of the Media and Technology Program

 

Eli Noam
Paul Garrett Professor of Public Policy and Business Responsibility
Director of Columbia Institute for Tele-Information

 

Michael Riordan
Laurans A. and Arlene Mendleson Professor of Economics

 

Miklos Sarvary
Carson Family Professor of Business
Faculty Director of the Media and Technology Program

Affiliated Faculty

Ira Deutchman
Professor and Chair, Film Program,
Columbia University Film School

 

Sylvia Nasar
John S. and James L. Knight Professor of Business Journalism, Columbia Journalism School

 

James Schamus
Professor,
Columbia University Film School

 

James Stewart
Bloomberg Professor of Business Journalism,
Columbia Journalism School

 

Sudhir Venkatesh
Williams B. Ransford Professor of Sociology,
Columbia University

 

Tim Wu
Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law,
Columbia Law School

 

 

Events

 

April 23, 2015

Silfen Leadership Series
Speaker: David Levin, President & CEO, McGraw-Hill Education

 

April 23, 2015

TechDay NY
The largest startup fair in the country, sponsored in part by Columbia Business School.

 

May 6, 2015

Research seminar
"Social Media in China", David Stromberg, University of Stockholm

 

May 13, 2015

Industry Conversation
with Prof. Jonathan Knee and Rocco Commisso ’75, presented by the Office of Alumni Relations

 

Featured Media

John Skipper, President, ESPN & Co-Chairman, Disney Media Networks, shares his insights into how to succeed in the media business.

NYC Media Seminars

Linking economists working on media topics in the greater New York area by providing a regular forum for discussion.

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