The Easton Technology Management Center and the Technology Business Association at Anderson (AnderTech) present:


Innovate Tech Conference 2021 at UCLA Anderson

Thursday, January 28, 2021
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.


Friday, January 29, 2021
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Technology has become an integral part of our lives, changing our lives and work, the opportunities for new ventures and established enterprises, and more broadly society. Technology-based disruptions are affecting almost every sector today, including transportation, health care, financial services and retail. They are also affecting industry structure, organizational capabilities and the future of work for humans and machines/robots.

Every business is a tech business today. This event aims to bring successful entrepreneurs and executives together for a glimpse of the latest innovations and their potential impact. Topics will include the following:

  • Key innovations in consumer applications, such as search, autonomous vehicles, and e-commerce
  • Key innovations in enterprise applications, such as IoT, energy, and VR/AR
  • How tech is being used for societal gain

2021 Conference Videos


Technology that Reinvests in Better Health Care

How companies leverage tech platforms to benefit consumers

Watch Now

Aligning Incentives to Keep Americans Healthy

SCAN president Sachin Jain adopts tech to streamline health care

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Alphabet’s X Moonshot Factory Builds Robots that Learn

Google executive Nan Bodin (’11) leads the Everyday Robot Project

Watch Now

Embracing E-Commerce Like Never Before

COVID-19 has spurred technologies that challenge traditional business

Watch Now

2021 Speakers


Nan Boden (’11)

Chief Operating Officer
The Everyday Robot Project
formerly Google X

Zarik Boghossian

Co-Founder & CTO, Wovenmedia
Founder & CEO, Zema Group Inc.

Sachin Jain

President & Chief Executive Officer
SCAN Group and SCAN Health Plan

Jim Mault

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Dan Mitchell ('16)

City and Community Engagement

Todd Park

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman
Devoted Health

Alison Norton Nelson

Chairman of the Board Of Directors, Chairman of Compensation, Governance & Nominating Committees


2021 Moderators


John Blevins (’11)

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Decisions, Operations, and Technology Management
UCLA Anderson

Terry Kramer (B.A., '82)

Faculty Director, Easton Technology
Management Center;
Adjunct Professor of DOTM
UCLA Anderson

Jennifer McCaney

Co-Executive Director
UCLA Biodesign


Questions or Comments


Contact Darina Genina, Program Manager for the Easton Center