Executive Education Faculty
Chairman, Center for Information Systems Research
(CISR) & MIT Sloan Senior Research Scientist
MIT Sloan School of Management
Peter Weill's work centers on the role, value and governance of IT in enterprises. He joined the Sloan faculty in 2000 to become director of MIT Sloan’s Center for Information Systems Research (CISR). MIT CISR is funded by seventy-five corporate sponsors and patrons, and undertakes practical research on how firms generate business value from IT... Read More»
Peter Weill's work centers on the role, value and governance of IT in enterprises. He joined the Sloan faculty in 2000 to become director of MIT Sloan’s Center for Information Systems Research (CISR). MIT CISR is funded by seventy-five corporate sponsors and patrons, and undertakes practical research on how firms generate business value from IT. Weill is now Chairman of MIT CISR and focused on globalizing MIT CISR research and delivery.
In 2008 Ziff-Davis recognized Weill as # 24 of “Top 100 Most Influential People in IT”. Weill has written award-winning books, journal articles, and case studies. His work has appeared in Harvard Business Review, Sloan Management Review and the Wall Street Journal.
Weill has coauthored “best-selling” books published by Harvard Business School Press entitled: “Enterprise Architecture as Strategy: Creating a Foundation for Business Execution” (2006), “IT Governance: How Top Performers Manage IT Decision Rights for Superior Results” (2004), and “Leveraging the New Infrastructure: How Market Leaders Capitalize on Information Technology” (1998). Peter’s coauthored book “Place to Space: Migrating to eBusiness Models”, (2001) won one of the Library Journal of America’s best business book of the year awards and was reviewed by the New York Times.
Weill's new book with Jeanne Ross is “IT Savvy: What Top Executives Must Know to go from Pain to Gain” was published by HBS Press in 2009. Weill presents executive and MBA programs on the business value of IT and in 2007 he received a MIT Sloan “Outstanding Teacher” award.
Weill regularly works with corporations and governments in IT issues including: Aetna, ANZ, BCG, BT, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, IBM, McKinsey, Microsoft, Origin Energy, PwC, Raytheon, State Street Corporation, TCS, Unibanco, Woolworths and World Bank. In 2009 and 2010 Weill conducted workshops at Microsoft and Bill Gate’s CEO Summit. Close«
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Programs Taught By This Faculty
Management and Leadership
June 02-06, 2014
Technology, Operations, and Value Chain Management
June 26-27, 2014 | November 18-19, 2014
Strategy and Innovation
July 15-16, 2014 | October 16-17, 2014