liVe program

Digital Transformation Foundations

Improve your performance with a strategic roadmap for digital transformation.

liVe program

Digital Transformation Foundations

Improve your performance with a strategic roadmap for digital transformation.

Location liVe virtual

Length 5 days over 2 weekends

Fee CHF 5,900

Next program starts 30 September 2022

Get the right knowledge to guide your business through digital transformation

The Digital Transformation Foundations program is inspired by IMD’s groundbreaking Leading Digital Business Transformation program, adapted into a liVe virtual format.

It brings together everything you need to transform your organization. You will learn the what and the how of digital business transformation, exploring topics such as the dynamics of digital disruption, platform business models, how to respond to disruption as a legacy organization, cybersecurity, business agility, digital execution, digital marketing, the latest digital innovation from China and elsewhere, business analytics, and more.

You will leave the program well-prepared to manage digital transformation with your own strategic roadmap for success.

Digital technologies

Learn about the latest digital technologies and business models.

Understand disruption

Understand how disruptors disrupt – and how to launch an effective response.

Foster agility

Learn to foster agility and company culture for successful transformation.

Strategic roadmap

Develop a strategic roadmap for transformation that balances your core business with opportunities for disruptive innovation.

You and your class

You are a senior/middle manager or entrepreneur looking to develop a digital business transformation roadmap for your organization. Whether you are in marketing, operations, IT, strategy, HR, or general management, Digital Transformation Foundations will give you the frameworks, examples, and concrete plan of action you need to transform successfully.

15+

AVG. YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

10+

Functions

12+

Industries

43

Average age

Experience the program
Participants highlights.

Your learning journey

Digital Transformation Foundations is a fully liVe virtual program, offered in an interactive, compact format, accessible from anywhere in the world. Conveniently designed over two weekends to fit with a busy work schedule, you can apply learnings between sessions and reflect and share progress with your peers. The program combines multiple faculty teaching, case studies, simulations, guest speakers, and extensive interaction with other participants engaged in digital transformation.

liVe session run over 2 weekends, with 2.5 days on weekend 1 and 2 days on weekend 2.

One-to-one coaching

One-to-one support with your dedicated digital transformation coach.

Digital roadmap

Strategic digital roadmap for your organizational context.

Group learning

Peer-to-peer learning in small dynamic group settings.

Track your progress

Track progress on your challenge with personalized feedback.

Sessions schedule

2022 Digital Transformation Foundations 2

Day

Start time

End time

30 September 2022

08:00

11:00

1 October 2022

08:00

13:00

2 October 2022

08:00

13:00

15 October 2022

08:00

13:00

16 October 2022

08:00

13:00

IMD liVe. Fully-immersive programs for executives.

This program is a liVe virtual learning experience, allowing you to have a fulfilling and fully immersive learning experience from anywhere in the world via state-of-the-art technology. Enjoy real-time, highly interactive and engaging participation. Connect with our world-class faculty and globally based peers through built-in collaboration tools for maximum interaction. 

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Meet your Program Directors

Professor Michael Wade & Misiek Piskorski

Meet your Program Directors

Professor Michael Wade & Misiek Piskorski

Benefit from faculty expertise and research

Michael Wade – Professor of Innovation and Strategy

Michael Wade is a Professor of Innovation and Strategy at IMD and holds the Cisco Chair in Digital Business Transformation. He is the Director of IMD’s Global Center for Digital Business Transformation. His areas of expertise relate to strategy, innovation, and digital transformation. He has been named one of the top ten digital thought leaders in Switzerland several times by a jury of business media, most recently in 2020. He has published ten books and more than a hundred case studies and articles on a variety of topics, including digital business transformation, innovation, strategy, and digital leadership.

Misiek Piskorski – Professor of Digital Strategy, Analytics and Innovation

Misiek Piskorski is an expert on digital strategy, platform strategy, and the process of digital business transformation. He works with companies in various industries across the globe supporting them through digital transformation. He specializes in transformations that span the entire organization, starting with strategic advisory services to the CEO, strategic transformation projects and business development with the top management team.

Latest publications
New
Digital transformation: How to bridge the gap between knowledge and action
By Professor Michael R. Wade and Jialu Shan
There is no hiding from digital disruption, and the pandemic definitely accelerated the process for many organizations. But while companies know they need to transform, they are really struggling with how to do it.
New
Focus on people and culture for digital transformation at scale
By Professor Didier Bonnet and Professor Michael R. Wade
Companies that undergo digital transformation successfully are more profitable but the vast majority of change programs fail.
New
The digital vortex is accelerating, but companies don’t have a clear plan how to move forward
By Professor Michael R. Wade
The digital vortex is accelerating, but companies don’t have a clear plan how to move forward
Next start & fee

Length: 5 days over 2 weekends – liVe virtual.

Dates
30 Sep – 16 Oct 2022
Location
liVe virtual
Length
5 days over 2 weekends
Price
CHF 5,900

Get special pricing when you pursue the Digital Excellence Diploma.
Tuition and teaching materials are included.
All fees quoted are exclusive of any value-added or other indirect taxes that may be due in any country.
IMD reserves the right to modify the program dates, location, and fee at any time.

One step closer to joining the IMD Alumni Network

This program will bring you closer to achieving your IMD Alumni Status. Get ready to become part of our exclusive network of global business leaders.

One step closer to joining the IMD Alumni Network

This program will bring you closer to achieving your IMD Alumni Status. Get ready to become part of our exclusive network of global business leaders.

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