Agile Execution

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Date Thursday, September 05, 2019
Time 17:45 - 21:00
Speaker(s) Bettina B├╝chel, Professor of Strategy and Organization, IMD
Kamini Aisola, General Manager Benelux, Amazon Web Services

Agility seems like the holy grail nowadays for many organizations. Both youngsters as well as CEOs talk about it. What can we learn from organizations that embrace agile execution? And how does agile execution help Amazon Web Services to innovate?

On Thursday 5 September Professor of Strategy and Organization at IMD, Bettina Büchel will dive with us into this trending topic. We’ll also hear from Kamini Aisola, General Manager Benelux at Amazon Web Services, about maintaining agility through Amazon’s approach to innovation.

About Bettina Büchel

Bettina Büchel is Professor of Strategy and Organization at IMD. Her areas of expertise include strategy implementation, new business development, strategic alliances and change management. She is also the Director of Orchestrating Winning Performance. She has published books on strategy execution, facilitating change and organizational learning. She has also developed simulations on the topic of execution and has been published in the likes of the Journal of Management Studies, Journal of World Business and Sloan Management Review. Read more about Bettina’s background.

About Amazon Web Services

For almost 13 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 165 fully featured services such as compute, storage, analytics, robotics, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, mobile, security and augmented reality from 66 Availability Zones within 21 geographic regions. From startups to enterprises and government agencies – they trust AWS to power their infrastructure, become more agile, and lower costs. Learn more about AWS.

Program Thursday 5 September

Location: Amazon Web Services, Mr. Treublaan 7, (4th floor), 1097 DP Amsterdam 

17:45 – 18:30   Drinks, light dinner and networking
18:30 – 19:30   Bettina Büchel, Professor Strategy and Organization at IMD about agile execution
19:30 – 20:15   Kamini Aisola, General Manager Benelux at Amazon Web Services about maintaining agility through Amazon’s approach to innovation.
20:15 – 21:00  Networking drinks


Don’t miss out and register here.
Due to safety regulations we can accommodate 65 participants.

Hope to see you on 5 September!

Yvonne Nassar
President IMD Alumni Club of the Netherlands




Venue Amazon Web Services, Amsterdam
Amazon Web Services
Mr. Treublaan 7
4th floor
1097 DP Amsterdam
Dress Code Business Casual
Registration Deadline Wednesday, September 04, 2019

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