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Soumitra Dutta

Soumitra Dutta

Dean, Cornell College of Business
Professor of Management

Email: sd599@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-8791

Soumitra Dutta is the founding Dean of the College of Business at Cornell University, New York. From July 2012 till June 2016, he was the Anne and Elmer Lindseth Dean of the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. Previously, he was on the faculty of INSEAD, a leading international business school in France and Singapore.

He is an authority on technology and innovation policy and is the co-editor and author of the Global Information Technology Report, published by the World Economic Forum and the Global Innovation Index, published by the World Intellectual Property Organization - two influential reports in technology and innovation policy.

Dean Dutta is on the board of Sodexo (a food services and facilities management multinational), and advisory boards of several business schools. He has co-founded two firms, including Fisheye Analytics which, WPP group acquired. He is also the Vice-Chair and Chair-elect of AACSB, the leading global body for the accreditation of business schools. Dutta is a member of the Davos Circle, an association of long-time participants in the Annual Davos meeting of the World Economic Forum, and has engaged in a number of multi-stakeholder initiatives to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

Dean Dutta received a B. Tech. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, a MS in both business administration and computer science, and a PhD in computer science from the University of California at Berkeley.

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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Published Papers

Working Papers

Scholarly Books

Book Chapters

Technical Reports

  • Dutta, Soumitra, 2011, Global Innovation Index 2011: Accelerating Growth and Development, INSEAD.

  • Casanova, Lourdes S.; Castellani, F.; Dayton-Johnson, S.; Dutta, Soumitra; Fonstad, N.; Paunov, C., 2011, InnovaLatino: Fostering Innovation in Latin America, INSEAD/OECD; Ariel/Fundación Telefónica.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Mia, I., 2011, Transformations 2.0; The Global Information Technology Report 2010-2011, World Economic Forum.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Mia, I., 2010, ICT for Sustainability; The Global Information Technology Report 2009-2010, World Economic Forum.

  • Dutta, Soumitra, 2010, Global Innovation Index 2010, INSEAD/Confederation of Indian Industry.

  • Dutta, Soumitra, 2009, Global Innovation Index 2009, INSEAD/Confederation of Indian Industry.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Mia, I., 2009, Mobility in a Networked World; The Global Information Technology Report 2008-2009, World Economic Forum.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Mia, I., 2008, Fostering Innovation through Networked Readiness; The Global Information Technology Report 2007-2008, Palgrave MacMillan.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Mia, I., 2007, Connecting to the Networked Economy; The Global Information Technology Report 2006-2007, Palgrave MacMillan.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Lopez-Claros, A.; Mia, I., 2006, Leveraging ICT for Development; The Global Information Technology Report 2005-2006, Palgrave MacMillan.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Lopez-Claros, A., 2005, Efficiency in an Increasingly Connected World; The Global Information Technology Report 2004-2005, Palgrave MacMillan.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Lanvin, B.; Paua, F., 2004, Towards an Equitable Information Society; The Global Information Technology Report 2003-2004, Oxford UP.

  • Dutta, Soumitra; Lanvin, B.; Paua, F., 2003, Readiness for the Networked World; The Global Information Technology Report 2002-2003, Oxford UP.