Lindsey Anderson, SM ‘79

Chair, Emeritus

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

Symposium Roles
Advisory Board 2013
CIO Award Judge 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
Chair Emeritus 2022, 2020
Chair of Event 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
Program Team Member 2014
Speaker/Panel Team Member 2015, 2013, 2012
Speaker/Panelist 2021, 2015, 2014
Sponsorship Team Member 2013
Panels Participated in

As the Fomer Chair of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, Lindsey Anderson was responsible for ensuring that attendees, sponsors, speakers, and volunteers all have the best possible experience at the Symposium. Mr. Anderson lead a team of 40 volunteers as well as media agencies and partners. His mission was to bring together the academic thought leadership of MIT with the hands-on experience of leading, global CIOs.

Prior to chairing the Symposium, Mr. Anderson worked in eCommerce and digital marketing for UL (Underwriter’s Laboratories), Monster, PUMA, and Sybase. He also served on the Board of Directors of the MIT Sloan Boston Alumni Association where he organized numerous events and volunteered for the Symposium, including serving two years on the Symposium’s Board of Advisors. He was also involved with the Symposium’s predecessor, the MIT Sloan Software Symposium.

Mr. Anderson earned an MS in Management from the MIT Sloan School and a BS from Cornell University. He enhanced his graduate education at the Harvard Extension School with coursework in computer science and continues to learn daily from the MIT community, CIOs, Award finalists, business executives, start-ups, and volunteers involved with the Symposium.

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