Your learning journey

Delivered virtually by IMD and CKGSB. Two sessions of 2 hours per week over 5 weeks.

Your learning journey

Delivered virtually by IMD and CKGSB. Two sessions of 2 hours per week over 5 weeks.

Week 1 – The digital ecosystem edge

liVe virtual – 2 sessions x 2 hours

Your program starts by introducing the digital ecosystem strategy framework and identifying your ecosystem project.

You will explore the consumer journey as the anchor of your ecosystem strategy. Sessions include virtual executive exchanges to see the latest innovations and connect you with thinkers, scaling entrepreneurs and practitioners leading digital transformation.

Week 2 – Building digital ecosystems B2B and B2C

liVe virtual – 2 sessions x 2 hours

This week you will focus on digital ecosystems in B2C, namely building private traffic pools and global ecosystem brands.

You will then delve into digital ecosystems in B2B, namely the role of interconnectivity, capturing new value from your existing tech infrastructure. Sessions include virtual executive exchanges to see the latest innovations and connect you with thinkers, scaling entrepreneurs and practitioners leading digital transformation.

Week 3 – Managing your ecosystem foundations

liVe virtual – 2 sessions x 2 hours

This week’s sessions focus on building your ecosystem engine, namely middle office – APIs and micro-services, and front office – building best digital UX.

You will study data analytics and ML in ecosystems. Sessions include virtual executive exchanges to see the latest innovations and connect you with thinkers, scaling entrepreneurs and practitioners leading digital transformation.

Week 4 – Future of digital ecosystems

liVe virtual – 2 sessions x 2 hours

This week dives into Web 3.0 and next-level digital ecosystems – online, offline and virtual ecosystems. You will discuss data privacy and antitrust for ecosystems.

Together we will rethink the digital ecosystem organization, namely strategic, organizational and architectural enablers. Sessions include virtual executive exchanges to see the latest innovations and connect you with thinkers, scaling entrepreneurs and practitioners leading digital transformation.

Week 5 – Digital transformation for good

liVe virtual – 2 sessions x 2 hours

In this final week we will consider the positive impact of digital transformation on individuals, organizations and society.

You will present your individual projects to the group and share learnings.

Building Digital Ecosystems is a unique program, bringing you deep insights into high-performing digital ecosystems from the perspectives of East and West.

East and West perspectives

Gain exclusive access into the full breadth of  digital ecosystems, with cutting-edge research, latest cases, and industry and academic experts from IMD and CKGSB.

Powerful connections

Connect with thought leaders, scaling entrepreneurs and practitioners who are leading digital transformation. Discover what works and what you need to avoid!

Your company project

We guide you through your own ecosystem project to identify which structure will unlock digital growth opportunities for you. You leave with your own implementation plan.