Lynda Applegate is the Sarofim-Rock Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, where she leads the HBS Entrepreneurial Management program. She is an internationally recognized expert and author on entrepreneurship, and on business and technology innovation. Since joining HBS over 25 years ago, Lynda has held a variety of leadership positions, including Co-Chair of the Harvard Policy Group on Networked Government and member of the Harvard University Technology Advisory Council. She has served on numerous commissions and blue-ribbon panels. Lynda is the recipient of the Robert F. Greenhill Award for outstanding contributions to HBS and the Berol and Apgar Awards for innovation in research and teaching.