Digital Competitiveness Summit 2018

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Date Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Time 17:00 - 20:00

Digital Competitiveness Summit 2018, a joint event of IMD and digitalswitzerland.

As part of this event, the IMD World Competitiveness Center (WCC) will present the World Digital Competitiveness Ranking 2018.

Event agenda:

17:00 - 17:30 Registration and Welcome Drinks. Meet with the IMD/ETHZ/EPFL digital start-ups.

17:30 - 19:00
Welcome by Jean-François Manzoni, President and Nestlé Professor, IMD
Welcome by Marc Walder, CEO of Ringier and Founder and President of the steering committee digitalswitzerland

Why Digital Transformation is Not About Digital - Mike Wade, Professor and Director of the Global Center for Digital Business Transformation, an IMD and Cisco initiative
Re-inventing education for and in the digital age - Professor Pierre Vandergheynst, Vice-President for Education, EPFL
Digital Competitiveness Ranking 2018 and what it means for Switzerland - Christos Cabolis, Chief Economist of the World Competitiveness Center, IMD

19:00 Cocktail reception. Meet with the IMD/ETHZ/EPFL digital start-ups.

This event is for you if you are:

  • leading digital transformation initiative within your organization
  • being disrupted by digital business models
  • interested to learn about digital competitiveness and digital trends

As number of seats is limited, we will confirm individual registrations prior to the event. Thank you for your understanding.

Venue IMD, Lausanne

Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Center, Bellerive 34
Dress Code Business Casual
Registration Deadline Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Contact Igor Karpachev

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