Assigned Room:
Lisboa, Planta Central Level

Scholarships Awarded!

Workshop Organizers

picture of Martin Friesl Martin Friesl Lancaster University

picture of Luciano Oviedo Luciano Oviedo Intel

picture of Hanna Lehtimaki Hanna Lehtimaki University of Eastern Finland

picture of Timo Santalainen Timo Santalainen Aalto University

picture of Elena Antonacopoulou Elena Antonacopoulou University of Liverpool

Open Strategy Design and Networking WorkshopCall for Participants

To see the complete version of the Open Strategy Design and Networking Workshop Call for Participants, please download the provided PDF

Workshop Special Guests

picture of Adam Billing Adam Billing Bridge Collaboration Limited

picture of Steve Dunne Steve Dunne Starlab

picture of Jorge Lang Jorge Lang Intel Corporation

picture of Ana Maiques Valls Ana Maiques Valls Starlab

picture of Tim Morey Tim Morey frog

picture of Richard Whittington Richard Whittington University of Oxford

Open Strategy Design and Networking Workshop

Saturday, September 20th, 2014
9:00 – 16:00

The Strategy Practice Interest Group (IG) is pleased to offer an Open Strategy Design and Networking Workshop in Madrid, Spain, from 9:00am to 16:00 on September 20, 2014. The workshop is organized by the Strategy Practice Interest Group as part of the pre-conference program for the Strategic Management Society (SMS) Annual International Conference and is open to all conference registrants.

This innovation-in-action session brings together practitioners of strategy (from across industries) and strategy researchers (from top b-schools from around the world) to engage in a highly interactive strategy + design immersion. Participants will experience the latest strategy, product/technology innovation and design methods through a workshop that blends design thinking and hands-on application towards a real-world strategic challenge.

So, How Do You Really Know What You Know about Strategy is Good Enough?

Join us for an innovation session that blends strategy design and networking:

The session is aimed at practitioners of strategy-related functional roles such as product development, strategic planning, strategic/market/financial analysis, insights, analytics and innovation.

Workshop Registration:

Session is filling quickly so act now (limited to 40 participants); includes Design Thinker™ toolkit, breaks, lunch and networking reception.


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Open Strategy Design and Networking Workshop Timeline

September 1, 2014
Pre-registration Deadline
September 20, 2014
Strategy Practitioner Workshop
September 20-23, 2014
SMS 24th Annual International Conference

Strategic Management Society