Assemble a group of corporate partners excited by the potential of academic collaboration for solving important real world IT problems
Create a sustainable collaborative process through which IT executives and faculty can comfortably and effectively share information, stimulate thinking, and discover knowledge on important global corporate IT issues
Add value to participating IT executives by identifying, prioritizing and researching key issues and by creating and delivering practical principles and guidelines
Support faculty research by participating in data collection and by funding research projects
Relevance - Ensuring that what we do has practical value and is not purely an academic pursuit.
Rigor - Doing research with the best analytical and methodological rigor possible and never compromising academic standards.
Integrity - Conducting all activities by adhering scrupulously to the highest standards of professional business and academic integrity.
Excellence - Always meeting and exceeding world-class standards at every activity, interaction, or transaction
Education - Offering students, executives and community members world-class education on significant issues pertaining to the impact of globalization and IT on firms and their business practices.
Actionable Research - Undertaking cutting edge research in collaboration with other institutions and organizations to shed light on critical business issues related to globalization and IT.
Building a Learning Network - Actively seeking opportunities to network Kogod faculty and students into the business, government and international communities with the objective of learning to leverage information technology to thrive in the global business world of the twenty-first century