Why a soapbox is not enough in the digital age?
Once upon a time a simple soapbox served as a platform for people to deliver ideas to all who would listen. Times have changed and platforms have evolved. Today, in the digital age, platforms are more than a stage to deliver ideas: they are launching pad for innovators around the globe to deliver value to their customers. No matter if your business revolves around software, food, books, rooms for rent, or anything else, a platform is the key to accelerated growth. Establishing a digital platform for your company is the topic for this morning keynote panel at the 2015 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.