Open Programme
Driving Digital Transformation
Become the driver of digitalization instead of feeling driven by new technologies.

In cooperation with

Join ESCP Europe’s Programme on Digital Technologies and gain the power to act in times of technological transformation!

This programme combines the industry expert knowledge of our practice partner WATTx on digitalization with the international highly recognized expertise of ESCP Europe in strategic management and scenario-based planning.

New technologies like AI, Blockchain, Drones and Sensors are widely talked about and influence developments in almost every industry. In this intensive programme, we want to discuss what digitalization means for you and your company. Together with specialists and industry experts, you will develop future scenarios for your industries. On the basis of theoretical foundations and practical examples, you will examine risks and opportunities. You will develop strategic action plans to constructively use digital technologies in your company, to review business models and to sustain your competitive advantage. With these key elements, you will gain the ability to act in times of technological transformation and to drive digitalization in your own work environment.

Benefits for
participants


1

Become the driver of digitalization in your work environment

2

Gain the ability to act in times of technological transformation

3

Understand the meaning of digitalization for your company

4

Identify risks and opportunities of digital technologies

5

Learn to strategically integrate those into your company

6

Sustain your own and your company’s competitive advantage

Benefits for
organisations


  • Leverage the positive effect of change by equipping your employees to be the drivers of digitalization in their and your work environment
  • Apply the participants’ expertise to identify risks and opportunities of digital technologies for your future plans
  • Profit from your employees’ acquired skills and strategies to integrate digital technologies in your company and by that sustain your competitive advantage in the future
  • Benefit from the ability to act in times of technological transformation, which participants of this programme will convey into your company

Agenda programme

8 July 2019


Morning Session 1

Introduction: The Next Wave of Disruption Technologies and Challenges for Adaption

Break

Morning Session 2

Scenarios for the Future of your Business - Introduction to Methods and Application

Lunch

Afternoon Session 1

Scenarios for the Future of your Business – Development of Future Scenarios for your Organization and Industry

Break

Afternoon Session 2

Growth Strategies – Development of Growth Strategies based on exponential technologies and scenarios

Evening Programme

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at KINDL - Zentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst

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9 July 2019


Morning Session 1

Inspirational Speech by Industry Expert

Break

Morning Session 2

Application Exercise: Defining Matching Resources / Defining a resource map for your company

Lunch

Afternoon Session 1

Group Exercise: Development of an integrated strategic plan combining external and internal dimensions into a strategic roadmap for your working environment

Break

Afternoon Session 2

Group Presentations of Strategic Plans including feedback from industry experts

Wrap-up

Faculty & Speakers

Academic Programme Director

Philip Meissner, Professor for Strategic Management and Decision Making at ESCP Europe Berlin, Academic Director of the Master in Strategy and Digital Business

Philip Meissner

Professor for Strategic Management and Decision Making at ESCP Europe Berlin
Academic Director of the Master in Strategy and Digital Business

Instructors

Martin Unger, Managing Director at WATTx GmbH

Martin Unger

Managing Director at WATTx GmbH

Audience:

Managers with a minimum of 5 years of work experience, who want to harness the potential and challenges of digitalization for themselves and their companies.


Fees - €1,950


Faculty

Learn more about Philip Meissner, academic director of the Executive Education programme in Driving Digital Transformation.