Seminar: Innovation - How Technology Can Reconcile Progress and Economic Justice
Henry George School of Social Science
Inquiries / Information
149 East 38th Street
(between Lexington & 3rd Avenue)
New York, NY 10016
Date / Time
Thursday, February 21, 2019
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
DescriptionInnovation is the lifeblood of human progress and a key driver of economic growth. It is as the saying goes, the “calling card of the future”. But how does innovation relate to public policy, R&D, and wealth disparity?
In this interactive seminar, James Cusick defines and explores the nature of innovation especially as it relates to Economic outcomes such as wealth and income distribution with reference to the works of Henry George and Joseph Schumpeter.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
James Cusick is an IT leader with over 30 years of experience in Software Engineering, Information Security, IT Operations, Process Engineering, and Project Management. He is currently Director of IT Service Management Process with a global information services firm.
Previously James held leadership roles with Dell Services, Lucent Bell Laboratories, and AT&T Laboratories. James was also an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University and has published widely in his fields of interest including two recent books on Software Engineering and over 75 articles.
James holds degrees from the University of California and Columbia University. He also pursued History of Science research at NYU’s Polytechnic Institute and is currently exploring concepts in Political Economy at the Henry George School of Social Science.
Who Should AttendFREE and open to the public
Procedures/DirectionsSpace is limited. Register at the link below.