2019 Y-Prize Winners’ Goal: Reduce Deaths from Hospital-Acquired Infections

2019 Y-Prize Winners

By Gwyneth K. Shaw, Penn Communications A plan for a new, improved catheter designed to stop costly — and deadly — infections at the source is the winner of this year’s $10,000 Y-Prize, awarded Jan. 28 to four Penn undergraduates. The team beat out three other finalistsat the event. The students are Tanvi Kapur and BeatrizRead More

As Brands Embrace Artificial Intelligence, It’s The Human Touch That Will Drive Value

Justin Reilly discusses artificial intelligence at Verizon Fios

Justin Reilly (W’10), head of customer experience innovation for Verizon Fios, projects that 80% of value creation in artificial intelligence (AI) will be in business-to-business [B2B] applications, and the rest in consumer services.Read More

Building a Connected Strategy: From Customer Experience to Technology Platforms

Connected Strategy Conference

At the Mack Institute’s Fall Conference 2016, leaders from across industries discussed their companies’ pursuit of “connected strategy” defined by continuous customer engagement.Read More