SIM Boston Press Release

SIM Boston Celebrates 40th Anniversary; Opens Registration for Annual Golf Outing SIM Boston boasts more than 425 current members; contributes more than $277K to local outreach programs since 1977 Boston, MA – April 11, 2017 – The Boston Chapter of SIM, the longest continuously running premier professional organization serving the needs of IT leaders in the Eastern New England area, celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. Since 1977, the organization has been influential in shaping the local IT market, cultivating ...
Read More

Life Sciences CIO Roundtable Recap

Over 35 Life Sciences IT, Marketing, and Legal professionals joined our March 2017 Life Sciences CIO Roundtable at Alnylam Pharmaceuticals in Cambridge, MA. Our featured topic was "The Changing Landscape of Social Media and Data Privacy in Life Sciences." Elizabeth Appeles, CEO of the consultancy Greater Than One, started the conversation with thoughts on how social media is transforming healthcare delivery, and attorney Michelle Axelrod from Porzio Life Sciences initiated a lively conversation about privacy expectations on social media, and ...
Read More
Screen Shot 2017-04-06 at 10.25.40 PM

Year Up Providence: Vannda Prak’s Journey to an IT Career

In March, Vannda Prak spoke at PEM's Annual Boston Premier CIO Forum that spotlighted one of SIM Boston's important outreach partners. The chapter provides financial grants to Year Up both in Boston and Providence as well as connections with its members - several who sponsor students every year. Read more about Vannda's journey: "My name is Vannda Prak and I am 25 years old. Fresh out of high school at the age of 18, I went straight to the University ...
Read More