Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0 Masterclass
What you'll learn
- Understand what do terms like Digitalization, Industry 4.0, Society 5.0 mean
- Build a deep understanding of 7 core Industry 4.0 technologies (AI, IoT, Blockchain, AR/VR, RPA, Cloud, 3D Printing) and their applications in business
- Learn the key business drivers of digitalization and a framework for crafting digital strategy
- Practice a hands on case to implement digital transformation in a company and address the practical challenges involved
- Learn best practices, tip & tricks across various industries and functions to identify, design and implement digital initiatives
- Access to internet
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Digital transformation is a very popular topic these days. But what does it really mean and how can you identify the right digital technologies to create value at work and successfully implement them?
This course offers the right balance between the insights and best practices from top tier consulting firms and practical wisdom of what really works in a large corporate. The course content has already been vetted with digitalization experts across multiple events, forums and training sessions before and brings you the best of their collective experience. The course is filled with many cases and quizzes to reinforce your learning, covers digital use cases across 20+ sectors & industries, and includes a full case study in the end to design and implement a digital transformation program.
The course is structured in four sections:
Section 1: Introduce
What is digital, exactly, and what does it mean for individuals, companies and the broader society?
What do terms like Industry 4.0 and Society 5.0 mean?
Section 2: Learn
What are the most relevant digital technologies (AI/ML, IoT, AR/VR, RPA, Cloud, Blockchain, 3D Printing) and how do they work?
What are their applications, use cases and limitations today?
Section 3: Challenge
How can companies create value from digitization?
What are the value drivers and principles for crafting a robust digital strategy?
What percentage of digital transformations are really successful? What are the top reasons behind their failure?
Section 4: Apply
What are the best practices in creating a digital transformation roadmap?
How to secure commitment for resources, manage stakeholders and scale up beyond the pilot phase?
What are the different models for external partnerships (e.g., incubators, accelerators) and open innovation?
By the end of this course you will be able to:
Build a strong foundation of key digital technologies
Know how to apply them at work and create value for the company
Design and implement a successful digitalization program
The entire course material including the slide presentation, frameworks and toolkits are fully downloadable. Further, there are additional handpicked reading material and resources available for your reference.
Feel free to reach out if you have any additional questions or clarifications. All the best for your learning journey!
Who this course is for:
- This course is relevant for senior managers and executives who are involved in crafting digital strategy and leading digital transformation program for their companies
- It is equally useful for anyone who wants to learn about digitization and how can technology create value in their profession today
Abhinav is a seasoned executive with several years of international experience working across Asia, Middle East and Europe. He is currently Vice President, Strategy at SAP for Asia Pacific & Japan region. He has significant experience in leading digital transformation programs having worked with McKinsey & Co. for several years as an Associate Partner and also led digitalization initiatives at Fortune 500 companies including Dell and thyssenkrupp. He was also the Founder & Board Member for thyssenkrupp Innovations an innovation venture responsible for new digital solutions for industrial sector in Asia Pacific.
Abhinav is a proven thought leader in Asia on digitalization having delivered 50+ keynotes and media interviews, published multiple articles, whitepapers and courses on this topic. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum Digital ASEAN Taskforce, Forbes Ignite Expert network and visiting lecturer at the St. Gallen Institute Of Management (Singapore campus)
Abhinav has been recognized as Top 50 CIO for SE Asia and Hong Kong by IDG, Top 50 Global Thought Leaders & Influencers on Future of Work and Digital Transformation by Thinkers 360, Awarded Analytics Asia Top100 award in 2019 and nominated for IoT Leader of the Year 2019