Brian Kahin

Senior Fellow, Computer & Communications Industry Association

Brian Kahin is Fellow at the MIT Sloan School Center for Digital Business and a Senior Fellow at the Computer & Communications Industry Association in Washington, DC. He has taught at Harvard, Michigan (Ann Arbor), Maryland, and Colorado (Boulder). He was founding director of the Information Infrastructure Project at the Harvard Kennedy School from 1989 to 1997, the first academic program to address the social, economic, and policy implications of the Internet. He served as Senior Policy Analyst in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy from 1997 to 2000. He has edited ten books, including most recently, Advancing Knowledge and the Knowledge Economy with Dominique Foray (MIT Press 2006). He is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School.