Specifically, the center studies technology’s
role in improving business performance, promoting organizational
effectiveness, driving innovation and creating competitive
advantage. Top faculty members address management challenges
using a breadth of professional and academic expertise —
including skill in marketing, invention, engineering, strategy
and law — offering a synthesis of these perspectives
in their research and teaching.
The center leads the Kellogg
Technology Industry Management Program, one of the school’s
core courses of study for full- and part-time MBA students.
The teachings of CRTI faculty members have global impact via
the Kellogg School’s executive MBA partner programs
in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Through its custom and open-enrollment professional
development programs, the center attracts companies such as
Microsoft, Sony, DuPont and Nissan who turn to the Kellogg
School for management education tailored to their needs.
The center and its faculty are engaged in
collaborative research with Cisco Systems, Microsoft, Mitsubishi
Corporation, Motorola, NCR Teradata, Sony and other industry