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Marshall Van Alstyne      

Expert on Network Business Models; Questrom Chair Professor at Boston University; Author of "Platform Revolution"

Marshall Van Alstyne is co-author of the the international bestseller Platform Revolution. He is one of the world's experts on network business models and is an Everett Lord Distinguished Scholar at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. He is also a Digital Fellow at MIT.

He is a frequent speaker, board level advisor, and consultant to startups and global firms. His research has received half a dozen academic awards and appeared in journals such as Science, Nature and Harvard Business Review. Interviews appear regularly across Bloomberg, The Economist, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and National Public Radio. He studied computer science at Yale and information technology at MIT. He holds multiple patents; was among the first to measure the dollar value of social networks, and his theories of network businesses are taught worldwide.

He is a husband and dad, who loves dogs, exercise, travel, and questions of governance.

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