A five day certificate program covering

  • Complexity and Analytics
  • Risk and Opportunity
  • Implications for Strategy

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Understand and plan for risk and opportunity in a complex world. Learn to anticipate and prepare for the unknown.



Audience:

This seminar is for anyone who wants to understand risk, opportunity and strategy in the real world, especially key decision makers and those who advise them: executives, senior managers, government policy makers, public administrators, management consultants, organizational development professionals and business educators.



Detailed Objectives:

Monday and Tuesday
April 23-24, 2018

Complexity and Analytics: Using complexity and data science to develop strategic insights

  • How to use analytics as a tool for insight and strategic direction
  • Identify emergent patterns that indicate shifts in markets and the environment
  • Learn how to to identify what is important in data by learning the right questions to ask
  • Create powerful tools for handling risks and coping with uncertainty
  • Use your own and public data to identify critical events and transitions

Wednesday and Thursday
April 25-26, 2018

Risk and Complexity: Identify risk in complex environments

  • Gain advantage from uncertainty, volatility and disorder
  • Learn what complexity really is and how to turn it from a menace to a benefit
  • Recognize conditions of hidden and cascading risks
  • Learn to distinguish fragile from antifragile
  • Harness the power of self-organization to be naturally antifragile
  • See the big picture

Friday
April 27, 2018

What Have We Learned?

  • What can we say today about the rapidly changing world we live in?
  • What does global integration and disorder mean for the future?
  • How can business thrive in this context?
  • How can we set up strategies that achieve objectives?
  • What can be known about the impact of government decisions on markets and society?
  • What can be expected in global risks, cascading crises, and the "new normal?"

Important Dates:

March 23: Early Registration Deadline
April 16: Registration Deadline
April 23-27: Program




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