A lucid and provocative speaker on business and technology.
The former executive editor of the Harvard Business Review, Nicholas Carr is the author of Does IT Matter? Information Technology and the Corrosion of Competitive Advantage, published in 2004 by the Harvard Business School Press. In addition to writing more than a dozen articles and interviews for the Harvard Business Review, including “IT Doesn’t Matter” and “Hypermediation,” Carr has written for the Financial Times, New York Times, MIT Sloan Management Review, Journal of Business Strategy, Wired, and Business 2.0 and is a contributing editor and columnist at Strategy & Business. He also writes the blog Rough Type (www.roughtype.com).
Carr has lectured on information technology and business strategy at Harvard, MIT, Wharton, the Federal Reserve Board of Dallas, NASA, and Moscow State University as well as at many industry and professional events throughout the world. He holds a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an M.A. from Harvard University. He is currently at work on a book about the future of computing.