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Digital Platform Strategy Accelerator

Adopting a platform approach to drive innovation and competition

  • Started 3 Jun
  • 475 British pounds
  • Online (Zoom)

Service Description

> Why enrol for the Digital Platform Strategy Accelerator? The platform is the Holy Grail - attracting plenty of VC funding, yet much of this is wasted as the reality of building, scaling and selling is challenging. Join us to review the principles, learn platform experiences from guest speakers, and find a safe place to sense check your platform business model. > Learn from our Guest Speakers Shaz Ansari, Professor of Strategy & Innovation, Cambridge Judge Business School Amit Rathore, platform architect at HSBC and Bank of America, Founder, Football Fan App Ron Sachs, Principal, Skyscanner > Who is it for? Senior executives responsible for leading and developing the strategy Startups or large businesses. The Platform Strategy Accelerator can be customised for in-company delivery, or delivered to multiple clients. > Learning Journey ● Week 1: Setting the Scene Friday 3rd June ● Week 2: Spotting your Platform Niche Guest speaker Professor Shaz Ansari, Cambridge Judge Business School Friday 10th June ● Week 3: Platform Design & Build Guest speaker Amit Rathore, Football Fan App Friday 17th June ● Week 4: Launch, Learn & Scale Guest speaker Ron Sachs, Skyscanner Friday 24th June ● Week 5: Successes & Failures Friday 1st July ● Week 6: Presenting your Platform Roadmap Friday 8th July > Course Format ● 6 Live Webinars ● 3 ‘Office Hours’ sessions to reflect and discuss learnings ● Moderated discussion boards to share views, materials, case studies including Amazon, Airbnb, Cisco, Klarna, Netflix > Learning Outcomes At the end of the program, you will be able to: ● Explain how networked markets are transforming the post-pandemic world ● Define your value in the digital platform ecosystem ● Apply principles of platform design, build and monetisation ● Assess the pros and cons of different platform strategies to launch and scale ● Create and pitch your digital platform roadmap to your business