Archive | MS in Technology Management RSS feed for this section

Alumni Spotlight: Alfred N. D. Smith III ’04

March 10, 2014

0 Comments

Sprinting Up the Corporate Ladder Generally every student attending a graduate degree program does so with the intent of career progression, eventually. But Alfred N. D. Smith III, MS Technology Management ’04, may take the record for the quickest career transition up the ladder while still in a program. “When I began the program I […]

Continue reading...

Alumni Spotlight: Seth C. Pickett ’05

March 4, 2014

0 Comments

Breaking Through Cultural Barriers to Improve Business Interactions Technology has brought the business world closer. We are all within reach of each other, regardless of location, with a smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Time zones have become irrelevant. Work days have pushed all boundaries. There are no longer standard business hours between 9 and 5, but […]

Continue reading...

Mason Team to Partner with IBM on Research

February 19, 2014

0 Comments

A multidisciplinary team of George Mason University professors will partner with IBM to research imminent advancements in the electric power industry, changes that will challenge cybersecurity for the more than 3,000 electric companies in the United States. IBM has selected the multidisciplinary team, including representatives from the School of Management, the Volgenau School of Engineering, […]

Continue reading...

MS in Technology Management Director, J.P. Auffret and Waseda University Professors Toshio Obi and Naoko Iwasaki’s “Aging Society and ICT: Global Silver Innovation” Book Published

December 1, 2013

0 Comments

MS in Technology Management director J.P. Auffret and Professors Toshio Obi and Naoko Iwasaki of Waseda University in Japan published “Aging Society and ICT” with IOS Press in September.  The book brings together the papers and presentations of the back to back APEC and OECD joint Aging Society and Special Needs workshops in the Tokyo 2012 – As background  – […]

Continue reading...

MS in Technology Management and M.S. in Management of Secure Information Systems Program Director, J.P. Auffret Recognized as Mason Outstanding Supervisor

December 1, 2013

0 Comments

Jean-Pierre (JP) Auffret, Director of Executive Degree Programs in the School of Management, and Peggy Aldrich, Associate Registrar at Prince William, were chosen as this year’s recipients of the Mason Outstanding Supervisor Award. When writing about JP, one nominator wrote: “He encourages his staff to think for themselves and to reach beyond what they thought […]

Continue reading...