Sixteenth annual Fox IT awards

Temple University’s Fox School of Business will honor three top technology leaders Tuesday, April 12 at its 16th annual Information Technology Awards. This premier event is organized for Greater Philadelphia’s technology community by the nationally ranked Department of Management Information Systems (MIS) and the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT). This year, Linda Dillman […]

Implementing Board Oversight of Cybersecurity

The Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) is pleased to announce the release of The IBIT Report – Implementing Board Oversight of Cybersecurity by Rich Flanagan and Janet Yeomans, Temple University.

Dale Danilewitz AmerisourceBergen’s CIO is appointed Executive In Residence

AmerisourceBergen Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer Dale Danilewitz has been appointed IBIT’s newest Executive in Residence. The IBIT Executive in Residence program facilitates interaction between industry leaders and the faculty and students of Temple University’s Fox School of Business. In his role as IBIT Executive in Residence, Danilewitz will visit the Fox School Monday, April […]

Digital Leadership: The future for CIOs

The digital transformation of business is asking new urgent questions about technology leadership in firms.  The Institute for Business and Information Technology is pleased to announce an exclusive symposium to debate the future with a distinguished panel of experts. Learn more at: http://ibit.temple.edu/ciofuture

IBIT addresses U.S. cyber talent crisis through partnership with Lockheed Martin

Temple University’s Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) joined forces with Lockheed Martin in Washington D.C. in November 2015 to host the first annual National Cyber Analyst Challenge. The competition, which welcomed 44 students and nine faculty advisors from nine universities, was designed to enhance students’ skills in combatting cyber-attacks and address a cyber […]

Show Me The Way To Go Home

The Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) is pleased to announce the release of The IBIT Report – Show Me The Way To Go Home by Brad N. Greenwood and Sunil Wattal, Temple University.

Third annual Analytics Challenge triples in size with 719 students participating

For Cassandra Reffner, winning the Temple Analytics Challenge for a second straight year was about honing her visual storytelling skills one data set at a time. A senior graphic design student from the Tyler School of Art, Reffner took home the $2,500 grand prize at the third annual Temple Analytics Challenge, held Nov. 16 at […]

Emtec CEO and Chairman Dinesh Desai joins Fox IT Advisory Board

Information technology executive Dinesh Desai has joined the Fox IT Advisory Board. Desai serves as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Emtec, a provider of tech-based business solutions. Additionally, Emtec has become a member of the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) at Temple University’s Fox School of Business. “It […]

Lockheed Martin, IBIT partner for successful National Cyber Analyst Challenge

Lockheed Martin and Temple University’s Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) joined forces Nov. 5-6 in Washington D.C. to host the first annual National Cyber Analyst Challenge. The competition, which welcomed students from nine universities, including a team from the Fox School of Business, was designed to enhance students’ skills in combatting cyber-attacks. “Cyber […]

Is Government IT Spending Worth It?

The Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) is pleased to announce the release of The IBIT Report – Is Government IT Spending Worth It? by Min-Seok Pang, Temple University.

Improving Content Strategy: What Businesses can Learn from Data Journalism

The Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) is pleased to announce the release of The IBIT Report – Improving Content Strategy: What Businesses can Learn from Data Journalism by Meredith Broussard, Temple University.

Lockheed Martin and IBIT create National Cyber Analyst Challenge

Temple University’s Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) and Lockheed Martin are joining forces to help solve the cyber talent crisis that faces the country. This fall they will host a National Cyber Analyst Challenge designed to encourage and support the best students currently pursuing cyber related degrees in the top cyber programs in the […]

Tech leaders Llado, Mango, and Desai honored at Fifteenth Annual Fox IT awards

Temple University’s Fox School of Business honored three top technology leaders at its 15th annual Information Technology Awards on Tuesday, April 14. Fox School’s nationally ranked Department of Management Information Systems (MIS) and the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) organize this premier event for Greater Philadelphia’s technology community. The honorees are: George Llado, Senior […]

Martin Schroeter, CFO, IBM spends day with Finance and MIS students

Martin Schroeter, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, IBM, recently presented a Distinguished Speaker talk as part of spending a day at the Fox School of Business. Schroeter, an alumnus of the Fox School, was appointed SVP and CFO at IBM on January 1, 2014. Previously, he was General Manager of IBM Global Financing, a position he […]

Sondra Barbour, EVP, Lockheed Martin spends day with Temple students

Sondra L. Barbour, Executive Vice President, Information Systems & Global Solutions, Lockheed Martin recently spent a day with students in the Fox School’s Management Information Systems program.  Barbour is Executive-in-Residence at the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) and was at Temple all day on March 9, 2015 as part of her responsibilities. She is […]

Atish Banerjea appointed 2015 Executive-in-Residence

Temple University’s Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) has appointed NBCUniversal executive and Temple alumnus Atish Banerjea as its newest Executive in Residence. Banerjea serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for NBCUniversal, where he is responsible for global technology strategy, applications, infrastructure and operations for the company’s worldwide media portfolio, and […]

Art student makes sense of data to win Temple Analytics Challenge

Admittedly, Cassandra Reffner said she might not know the difference between average and median. And she said she only understands the most basic functions of Microsoft Excel. What Reffner does know, however, is how to analyze data and display it in a creative, understandable manner. A junior graphic design student from the Tyler School of […]

Training in analytics, IT value, and cyber-security are a hit with NBCUniversal

It’s not often that a day-long class about data analytics is called “action packed,” but that’s exactly what one NBCUniversal employee called their experience. For the past year, Temple University, Fox School of Business’ Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) and NBCUniversal have been partners in corporate training. Three different training sessions, taught by Temple […]

IT Transformation at The Campbell Soup Company

The Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) is pleased to announce the release of  The IBIT Report  – CASE STUDY: IT Transformation at The Campbell Soup Company by Luke Nixon and David Schuff, Temple University.

Lockheed Martin, Merck, NBCUniversal, and QVC in Computerworld’s 2015 Premier 100

Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) partners Lockheed Martin, Merck, NBCUniversal, and QVC will receive Computerworld’s 2015 Premier 100 Award. The award recognizes exceptional technology executives that are leading digital transformation and will be presented at a special ceremony in March, 2015. Recipients include: Stephanie C. Hill, Vice President and General Manager, Information Systems […]