Digital Trust


8 a.m. Nov. 29, 2021



The Center for Trust Studies (CTS) in the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona will host its fourth workshop on November 29 at 8 a.m. MST.

The unprecedented degree of digitization of economic and social activities is one of the most disrupting trends of recent times, with important implication for how trust is being placed. Three distinguished panelists will start the session with brief presentations about key aspects of trust in digital settings. Following the presentations, the panel with engage in an interactive discussion with session participants. Registration is required (registration link below).

“The advent of the Fourth Industrial Revolution gives reason for a fundamental reassessment of what trust is, how it is produced, and who is being trusted,” says Oliver Schilke, associate professor of management and organizations in the Eller College and CTS director. “This session will highlight new areas of trust inquiry in the context of the digital economy.”

The event panelists include:

  • Marcos Aguiar, Senior Partner and Managing Director at Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Fellow at the BCG Henderson Institute (BHI)
  • Laura Brandimarte, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems at the Eller College of Management and Affiliated Faculty at the Center for Trust Studies (CTS)
  • Phanish Puranam, the Roland Berger Chaired Professor of Strategy and Organisation Design at INSEAD

Oliver Schilke will moderate the session. Supported by the National Science Foundation, CTS hosts a series of workshops on trust, develops teaching tools on trust and gets students from a variety of diverse backgrounds actively engaged in trust research.

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