Gerald C. Kane, PH.D.


Helping Organizations and Executives Adapt to a Digital World


Prof. Kane has written extensively to academic and practitioner audiences about the topics of digital disruption and transformation. 

His ongoing research has also appeared in dozens of articles at top academic journals. Prof. Kane’s writings bring rigorous thought while remaining accessible to a non-technical audience. Please feel free to review these writings, many of which are publicly available. You can find these various insights in his published practitioner and academic writings.  

Through prof. kane’s research, he has:

  • Surveyed over 20,000 respondents globally regarding the state of digital disruption and transformation. 

  • Interviewed nearly 100 senior executives and thought leaders -- from companies such as Walmart, Google, Caterpillar, MetLife, Facebook, Google, Harvard, Wharton, Stanford, and MIT – for their insights on how companies should respond to digital disruption.

  • Led student trips to the San Francisco Bay Area, New York, Boston, and Dublin to visit blue-chip technology companies (e.g., including Apple, Google, Facebook, Uber, Airbnb), smaller technology startups, and leading venture capital firms. 

  • Worked with companies such as Walmart, MetLife, Caterpillar, Liberty Mutual, Partners Healthcare, among others to help executive teams rethink their business in response to digital disruption.

  • Published over 90 articles in academic and practitioner journals regarding how digital technologies are changing the way business is done.

Bring Prof. Kane to your company  to discover how these insights apply to your organization and industry to help shape your company’s strategy for a digital world.

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