MIT Sloan

Executive Education Faculty

Thomas Malone

Patrick J. McGovern (1959) Professor of Management
Professor of Information Technology
Director, MIT Center for Collective Intelligence

Tom Malone is the Patrick J. McGovern Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management and the founding director of the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence. He was also the founder and director of the MIT Center for Coordination Science and one of the two founding co-directors of the MIT Initiative on "Inventing the Organizations of the 21st Century"... Read More»


Information Technology; Organization Studies

Research Center(s):
Center for Information Systems Research; MIT Center for Collective Intelligence; SeeIT; MIT Center for Digital Business

General Expertise:
High technology companies; Future of work; Organizational communication; Changing workforce; Employee motivation; Telecommuting; Artificial intelligence; Digitization; E-commerce; Enterprise information systems; Groupware; Information technology; Internet governance; Internet privacy issues; Internet security; Internet software/applications; Internet strategy; Open source software; Business intelligence; Change management; Leadership; Organization studies; Organizational design and performance; Organizational psychology; Social networks; Climate change; Global warming; Sustainability; Business process modeling; Information systems; Innovation;

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Contact Information:

Office: E62-424

Tel: 617-253-6843

Fax: 617-258-7579


Support Staff:

Name: Richard A. Hill

Tel: 617-253-1659


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Video: Thomas Malone on the Success Factors for Collective Intelligence

Date Added: December 13, 2013

If its not just putting a bunch of smart people in a group that makes the group smart, what is it? We looked at bunch of factors you might have... more

Women Still Largely Absent From Corporate Boards

Date Added: December 12, 2013

New research out Tuesday examined Fortune 500 Companies and found that women hold only about 17 percent of the seats on boards of directors, and they... more

Welcome to the Era of Hyperspecialization

Date Added: November 21, 2013

What is "hyperspecialization?" It's a fancy way of saying economist Adam Smith was right: Divisions of labor result in lower costs, greater... more

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