Day 1 | Wednesday 20 October 2021
INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES AND BUSINESS MODELS
09.00 Organization's Welcome Address
09.05 Chair's Opening Remarks
MEGATENDENCIES FOR A NEW WORLD
Mega Tendencies Shaping the New World: Digital Innovation as a Road to Resilience
Trends that are transforming society and organizations
What are the emerging trends that will change your business and that you can't ignore?
What are the most important demographic, economic, social, environmental, political and technological changes (cloud, big data, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, ...) that are changing the world?
How can you anticipate these changes?
Emerging technologies - what to expect next
09.45 Fireside chat
From Infrastructure Development to Business Growth: The Role of IT in the New World
Discover how, IT solutions are making a difference on operations performance and how this changes the role of the IT Department
Learn how IT leaders can create new value-added solutions around the organization’s existing data
Uncover how new ways of working are necessary for the IT function to adapt and survive
THE CEO's PERSPECTIVE
10.20 Case Study
Digital Transformation: How to Make it Stick and Sustain Change
From software to people, learn how to engrave digital transformation in the DNA of the organization to support value creation
Learn how to prepare the organization for a future made of growth and adaptability
Discover how to change the organization to increase efficiency on the long-term
Master how to lead for digital transformation to achieve organizational efficiency
MODELS FOR OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE
11.15 Case Study
From Traditional to Digital: Pilot Testing and Deployment
Discover how to create and execute a 5 year digital transformation plan to leave your mark on a perennial development of the organization
Explore how to implement design thinking to transform the organization from traditional to digital
Learn how digital logistics can be redesigned to add value
Discover the practices that companies should avoid adopting in agile
IT LEADERSHIP IN A VUCA WORLD
(Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous World)
11.50 Panel Discussion - Case Studies
Reimagining the Role of the Digital & IT Leader of the Future: Leadership Beyond Technology
How has the role of digital and IT leaders changed in redefining strategies, change processes, transformation, and ensuring resilience?
What are the current challenges, future priorities, plans that have been implemented and results to date?
How to be a visionary digital and IT leader who can identify trends, challenges and opportunities to help reposition the company in the upcoming years?
The main leadership lessons and innovations from the pandemic that must be institutionalized - to avoid returning to the comfort of old habits and accelerate your leadership
IT AND BUSINESS COLLABORATION
13.30 Case Study
Setting Up World Class Manufacturing across 4 Pilots: Executing Digital Transformation From Start to Finish on a Global Scale
Master the art of implementing concurrent pilots on a global scale
Learn how to get buy in from line managers to implement new ways of working
Discover how operational excellence drives growth and value
CUSTOMERS, INNOVATION AND REAL VALUE STRATEGIES
14.05 Case Study
Open Innovation: How to Unleash the Full Power of your Teams to Drive Growth
Learn how to leverage un- or under-utilized ideas and technologies to rationalize processes
Discover how to bring external ideas and technologies to drive internal innovation
Master change management following organizational disruption using open innovation principles
FUTURE OF WORK
Talent for Strategic Planning and Execution
15.00 Case Study
Customer centricity in Banking: From Compliance to Emotions
Discover how to convert an organization focused on regulation and compliance into a place where the attention is focused on the customer emotions
Uncover how the promises of technology cannot materialize without the ability to use it
Remote Work and Return Plans
15.35 Case Study
The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Getting Buy-in And Funds to Achieve User Satisfaction
Discover an entrepreneurial approach to digitalization and how to implement it in bigger organizations
Learn how to implement an Agile way of working in a waterfall environment
Uncover how, In a world governed by digital services, to ideate and create a specific service which the customers do not know they need
INNOVATION AND CHANGE MANAGEMENT
16.10 Panel Discussion - Case Studies
Change Management - Driving Cultural Change in the Digital Age
What are the main challenges and strategies to manage change in a digital environment?
IT's role in creating an organizational culture that maximizes innovation, performance, learning, diversity, collaborative growth, and a shared vision of success
What should be the level of involvement in change management, who should participate and even lead?
Key steps to implement and manage the change process?
DRAW OF A COMPLEMENTARY ENTRY PASS - DIGITAL & IT LEADERS EUROPE 2022
16.50 Draw of a Complimentary Entry Pass for Digital & IT Leaders Europe 2022 - Announcing the Winner
Stay with us, and you can be the lucky winner!
16.55 Chair's Conclusions and Closing of Day 1