Upcoming events

    • 27 Jun 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • Zoom Webinar
    • 43

    The Organizational Design Community invites you to join Jesper Sorensenfor a webinar titled "How to Mobilize and Align Leaders Using Collaborative Design"

    Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 11.00 AM (EDT) 8.00 AM (PDT), 4.00 PM (GMT), 5.00 PM (CET), 6.00 PM (MSK), 11.00 AM (China ST).

    Topic:

    How to Mobilize and Align Leaders Using Collaborative Design

    Description:

    Successful organizational change require leadership mobilization and alignment - but how do you actually make it happen? Learn how to orchestrate a process where leaders identify the problems to be solved together and collaborate to identify the required organizational changes. This webinar will take you through a step-by step collaborative approach that give leaders a shared understanding of the organisational changes needed to align the organisation with the strategy. The approach is a simple as it is effective allowing you to use it with most frameworks like star, 7s or the multi contingency model.

    Speaker Bio:

    Jesper has been delivering organizational changes for more than 15 years. Together with Børge Obel, he also delivers certification courses in organization design. After deploying organization design in more than 45 countries and leading organization design in Shell Downstream Jesper has continued delivering organizational design as a consultant across the private sector. This has resulted in a deep experience with deploying organisation design in many countries and across a wide range of sectors. The webinar is therefore based on the practical experience and methods being using with a diverse set of clients.

    Presentation Agenda:

    • Why do you need an organisation design diagnostic to deliver on strategy
    • How can a design approaches like star, 7s or multi contingency be used to align strategy and organizational elements
    • Going slow in order to go fast
    • Grounding the diagnostic on qualitative data from key stakeholders
    • Map and focus on the changes that makes a difference to strategy execution
    • Leaders validate the findings and identify required change together 
    • Leaders identify the problems to be solved together
    • Why the biggest effect is not always derived from changing reporting lines and headcount

    Webinar is only for ODC, EODF and ODF members only.

    Registration closes 11:00 am Eastern Time, June 26th 2019.

    Hope you will be able to join us!

    • 11 Aug 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • Harvard Business School Boston, MA 02163
    • 30
    Register
    Organizational Design Community Annual General Meeting for Members 2019

    Harvard Business School Boston, MA 02163

    Members only meeting

    Registration opens - 8:45am

    Light breakfast served


    Shuttles will be provided to/from Sheraton Boston Hotel

    Please note: You must register to attend the general meeting

    Tentative agenda:

    1. Election of meeting chairperson
    2. Annual report from the Board of Directors
    3. Annual financial report
    4. Election of members of the Board of Directors
    5. Election of auditor
    6. Motions received from members of the Board of Directors or Association members
    7. Any other business for discussion only
    8. The annual general meeting shall be called with no less than fourteen (14) days notice. The agenda for the annual meeting shall be sent out to the members no later than eight (8) days before the meeting.

    At the annual general meeting, decisions can only be made on agenda items.

    Members shall submit items for the agenda to the Association office no later than ten (10) days before the annual general meeting.

    Please don't forget to register for the Annual Conference as well. Click here for information on the Organizational Design Community Annual Conference.

    • 11 Aug 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM (EDT)
    • Harvard Business School, Boston, MA 02163
    • 13
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    Organizational Design Community

    Annual Conference 2019

    August 11th 2019

    Harvard Business School

    Boston, MA 02163

    10:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Shuttles will be provided to/from Sheraton Boston Hotel

    Please note: You must register to attend the conference.


    Theme: Organization Design in the Age of Artificial Intelligence


    Tentative Schedule as of 4.16.19

    10:00 - 10:15 am

    Welcome by Maciej Workiewicz (ESSEC Business School) and Hazhir Rahmandad (MIT)


    10:15 am - 12:15 pm

    Session 1: The AI Transformation of Organizations, Industries, and Society

    Speakers: 

    Scott Stern, the David Sarnoff Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management 

    Prithwiraj (Raj) Choudhury, Assistant Professor in the Technology and Operations Management Unit at the Harvard Business School

    Tom Kochan, the George Maverick Bunker Professor of Management, a Professor of Work and Employment Research, and the Co-Director of the MIT Sloan Institute for Work and Employment Research at the MIT Sloan School of Management


    Jacques Bughin, senior partner at McKinsey and a director of the McKinsey Global Institute, the firm’s business and economics research arm, and one of its three global co-leaders


    Discussant: Rory McDonald, Associate Professor of Business Administration in the Technology and Operations Management Unit at the Harvard Business School


    12:15- 1:15 pm Lunch


    1:15 - 3:15 pm

    Session 2: The Impact of AI on Managing Organizations

    Speakers:

    Ethan Bernstein, Associate Professor in the Organizational Behavior unit at the Harvard Business School

    Michael Curry, Vice President, Watson Financial Services at IBM Corporation

    Borge Obel, Professor in the Department of Management - ICOA - Interdisciplinary Center for Organizational Architecture at Aarhus University

    Discussant: Marlo Raveendran, Assistant Professor of Management at University of California, Riverside.


    3:15 - 3:30 pm Coffee Break

     

    3:30 - 4:30 pm

    Session 3: Organization Design and AI

    Speaker and Discussion Moderator: Phanish Puranam, the Roland Berger Chaired Professor of Strategy and Organisation Design at INSEAD 


    For more information on the Organizational Design Community

    Annual General Meeting for Members 2019 - Click here

     


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