Seminars

As part of its Corporate Membership, the Center runs a training programme of one-day seminars which cover the most important strategy topics. This is an opportunity for your strategy team and other colleagues to learn about and discuss key strategy issues with peers from other organisations.  All events are currently assumed to be virtual.

 

Seminar dates for 2021

13 January - International Strategy - Marcus Alexander (Virtual)

26 March - Strategic Decisions - Jo Whitehead (Virtual)

13 May - Growth Initiatives - Andrew Campbell (Virtual)

15 July - Strategy in Uncertainty - Stephen Bungay (Virtual)

October (date tbc) - Value Management - Neil Monnery

17 November - Strategy Execution - Rebecca Homkes

The Center also offers a four-day Strategy Bootcamp

4 - 7 October 2020

in person, if restrictions still apply will transition to virtual if necessary.

This four-day Bootcamp is aimed at people in the strategy or business development function at either at the corporate level or in a business unit.  It is geared towards those who want to refresh or supplement their current strategy skills, but also accommodates those who have not received much training in how to use strategy tools and analysis. We will cover a fairly comprehensive range of topics including:

  • Strategy and value creation: The strategy story

  • Strategy tools

  • Strategy and finance and building a business case

  • Corporate strategy

  • Strategy under uncertainty

Corporate Innovation Bootcamp

(date to be confirmed)

Topics to include:

  • Preparing for corporate innovation

  • Learning better sessions from startups: Ideation and Growth

  • Ideation sprints: Getting to the idea

  • Market acceleration: Growing your ideas

  • Open innovation: Successful partnerships

  • Guest speakers: CVCs, entrepreneurs, and company founders partnering with large corporates

NB. Custom offerings of both are available.

For more information on any of our seminars or bootcamps please contact ea@strategicmanagementcenter.com

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