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Consumer Electronics Show To Be “Classroom”

August 10, 2014

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Students to Learn First-Hand about Emerging Technologies and Business Models Imagine starting your graduate program with an immersion into a range of emerging technologies exhibited in 2 million square feet of space, hosted by more than 3,600 global companies, and including approximately 20,000 new product announcements. This is how the incoming MS in Technology Management […]

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Information Technology Management Training

July 31, 2014

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Whether you are just entering the field or a seasoned IT professional, information technology management training is a necessity to advance your career. Many information technology management training opportunities are offered through private institutions, executive education at universities or even through graduate degree programs. Determining which avenue of information technology management training you would like […]

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New Books Examines New Technologies for Our Aging Society

December 1, 2013

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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  – […]

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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

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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 […]

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Are patent trolls a serious threat to innovation?

October 29, 2013

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On Wednesday, October 23 at Mason Hall, a group of expert panelists and audience participants engaged in an Oxford Union-Style Debate on a core and hotly debated issue regarding patents and technology innovation.  Organized by the George Mason MS in Technology Management Program and moderated by J.P. Auffret, program director, the panel addressed the debate proposition: […]

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