Program overview

Future Readiness Strategy is a fully virtual program, enabling you to have an interactive and immersive IMD learning experience from anywhere in the world via state-of-the-art classroom technology.

The program is organized in five half-days spread over two weeks and led by IMD Professor Howard Yu. Each day includes a liVe Virtual class with Professor Howard Yu, and a self-paced session, featuring a mixture of synchronous group interactions, pair discussions, individual assignments, asynchronous videos and reading materials, which are completed between sessions to enhance the learning experience and the application of newly acquired insights. 

To maximize the impact of learning and encourage immediate application of insights, you can join this program as a team. You will tackle your specific challenges and opportunities together and turn your ideas into action for your business unit or organization. 

Future Readiness Strategy - Program Journey
Learning experience: designed for impact

Bite-sized knowledge for improved learning outcomes
Micro-learning focused on knowledge retention and actionable insights

Immediately applicable learning
Program grounded in practical assignments to enhance immediate application of learning

Dynamic and interactive sessions in real-time
Unprecedented learning experience with world-class instruction and peer interaction, enabled by popular videoconferencing technology

Built-in collaboration tools for maximum interaction
Live Q&A and polling, and breakout discussions with faculty and learning manager

Enhanced networking opportunities to maximize your connections
High level of peer engagement in a virtual community setting, regular breakout activities and small group collaborations

Easy-to-use videoconferencing technology
Smooth user experience and seamless interaction


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