Don't be left behind
Driving Strategic Innovation
Achieving high performance throughout the value chain

Accelerate change with the right innovation strategy

Do you worry about being left behind as technology changes the way you work? The right innovation strategy gets you to market faster and grows your profits.

Driving Strategic Innovation is a powerful alliance between IMD and MIT Sloan. Designed to change the way you think about innovation and technology strategy, it gives you a better toolbox for new solutions and business model innovation.

You explore your own approach and style to innovation and leave with a roadmap which supports your company’s strategic goals and accelerates change.

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Successfully manage the (often unclear) front-end of the innovation process & navigate increasingly unpredictable value chains

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Foster innovative ideas, practice rapid prototyping and engage in business model innovation

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Achieve a more innovative organizational culture and become an effective leader of innovation

You and your class

You are a senior executive, team or entrepreneur involved in developing innovation, technology, and value-chain strategies and implementing them in your business. Ideally, you play an influential role in innovative activities, being able to look up and down the value chain to identify promising strategic opportunities.

Read more about admission criteria

 Your class is individually put together through a selection process to ensure that you experience the most impactful learning with a truly diverse group of global peers. Your class will become a trusted resource, encourage your learning journey and surprise you in many unanticipated beneficial ways both during and beyond your classroom experience.

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+80%
upper middle and senior manager
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45
Average age
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17
Avg.Years of experience
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+20
industries

This program gives you stimulating topics, inspiring teachers and a fantastic group of participants raising the level of conversation. And successful innovation depends on the quality of your conversations.

Pradipt Kapoor

Vice President, Products and Solutions Engineering, Sita
UK

You will develop innovation strategies that are purposeful, that achieve the goals of your organization and are not just innovation for innovation’s sake. You will become the leader confidently driving the change in your business.

Bill Fischer

Program Co-Director

Next start & fee
Program length: 6 days
2017
from
24
Sept.
to
29
Sept.

Boston

USD 11,900

2018
from
25
Feb.
to
02
Mar.

Lausanne

CHF 11,500

2018
from
16
Sept.
to
21
Sept.

Boston

USD 11,900

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