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MIT CISR Summer Session:
June 17–20, 2019

Our only open enrollment event, held on the MIT Sloan campus. Apply Now!

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Research Topics

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NEW COLLECTION—Digital Design research

Digital technologies are offering opportunities to create new customer value propositions. These customer value propositions are delivered as digital offerings: information enriched solutions that engage customers in a seamless, personalized experience. To successfully identify, design, and deliver digital offerings, companies need to build new technology and business capabilities.

For five years, MIT CISR has been studying Digital Design. Review our findings and see how to map your digital journey.

Learn more about MIT CISR’s current research projects.

MIT CISR Spotlight

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How to Create a Successful Data Strategy—from the MIT CISR Data Board

As large, established organizations transform to compete in the digital economy, they must rethink longstanding approaches to data. Inside the firm, digital business strategies require adjustments to data technology, processes, and mindsets. Outside the firm, changing regulations, evolving innovations, and shifting consumer perceptions and expectations make data “dos and don’ts” much less clear.
At MIT CISR we believe organizations must establish a data strategy to clarify and communicate their desired next-gen data approaches. Members of the MIT CISR Data Research Advisory Board have collaborated to create an article that defines data strategy and shares four important principles that emerged from the discussions.

Read now: How to Create a Successful Data Strategy

Our Sponsors

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As MIT CISR Research Patrons & Sponsors, more than 90 organizations currently enjoy the value of our innovation and research. Click the “view all” button above for a complete list. We are grateful to our newest member organizations:

• Cognizant • The Ogilvy Group, LLC • Pegasystems Inc.
• Allergan, Inc. • Fortum
• Banco Azteca • King & Wood Mallesons
• Credit Suisse • Mater Private Hospital

In the Media

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The Australian Financial Review (

Winner takes all in digital shift at professional services firms
By George Beaton
April 2, 2019

FMIT Sloan Management Review (

Why Hypotheses Beat Goals
By Jeanne W. Ross
April 1, 2019

The Enterprisers Project (

Digital transformation: 6 hallmarks of successful teams
By Stephanie Overby
April 1, 2019

TechTarget (

How to achieve digital transformation — with CIO as linchpin
By Linda Tucci
March 29, 2019

Der Brutkasten (Austria) (

Vier Modelle für das Unternehmen der Zukunft
By Stefan Mey
March 27, 2019