Henry Hwangbo

Henry Hwangbo

Henry is a director with PwC’s Advisory practice, focused on emerging technology. He specializes in IT strategy, enterprise architecture planning and execution, and solutions delivery, and has more than 16 years of IT management experience across multiple industries including financial services, telecom, energy, and insurance. He is co-founder and director of PwC’s Emerging Technology Lab, which utilizes agile techniques to deliver engaging prototypes which merge industry needs with leading technology trends such as cloud computing, social media, mobile, and analytics. Henry holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Business and a BS in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois in Urbana/Champaign.


The coding craze isn’t a fad

What coding teaches besides just how to build software: problem solving, the elegance of simplicity and teamwork.

A beacon for personalized customer engagement

A case for using beacons in combination with other technologies to create a truly custom customer experience.

Block chains: Bitcoin’s boundless building blocks

We explore block chains—the foundation of Bitcoin—and how this innovation might impact industries worldwide.

Exploring the possibilities of Virtual Reality across industries

Six industries that can benefit from virtual reality applications—will your business be prepared?

Why every company needs its own tech lab

The importance of a having a lab that where you can run experiments and perfect existing systems to improve the business.

Graph databases: Beyond recommendation engines

Graph databases allow businesses to draw powerful connections between many data points to make better use of big data.

The capabilities and limitations of video analytics

Video analytics promise to help retailers better understand customers. Here are three issues to keep in mind.

Sensors and analytics creating a competitive edge in retail

What retailers need to consider before implementing sensors and data analytics to gain a competitive edge.

Enterprise innovators: Thinking big, acting small

Four ways to encourage innovation in your enterprise to effectively compete in the digital age.

7 secrets of great gamification design

These seven guiding principles can help you succeed in gamification design.



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