STARTS ON December 26, 2021 Live Online
DURATION 8 Months Live Online Sessions Once in a week Sunday, 03:30 PM - 06:30 PM
PROGRAMME FEE INR 1,72,500 + GST (Inclusive of Registration Fees) View Payment Plan Loan offered at EMI of INR 9,283 Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing
STARTS ON December 26, 2021 Live Online
DURATION 8 Months Live Online Sessions Once in a week Sunday, 03:30 PM - 06:30 PM

Programme Overview

As we continue to go digital, companies are transforming their business strategies to meet every online demand. Emerging technologies and flexible business models are aiding organisations to walk in step with the times. In order to make this possible, companies are in constant search of trained and skilled professionals who will help their organisations move ahead.

XLRI VIL's Executive Development Programme in Digital Transformation Strategies will empower you in every aspect of digital transformation, starting with a macro perspective and discussing various facets of transformation like technology, new business models, marketing & finance, fintech, innovation & change management, business analytics, and communication.

As part of this programme, you will be able to understand technological disruptions that drive change, discover newer ways of competing and collaborating, identify and develop new strategic capabilities, and drive transformational organisational leadership.

Eligibility: Graduate/Diploma (10+2+3) in any discipline with minimum of 7+ years of work experience as on December 26, 2021. Post Graduate in any discipline with minimum of 5+ years of work experience as on December 26, 2021.

Who is this Programme for?

This programme is ideal for:

  • Managers and senior managers who are currently engaged in digital transformation projects in their organisations or aspire to lead such initiatives.
  • CEOs, COOs, CTOs, business leaders or function heads who are engaged in strategic planning and want to explore new opportunities by leveraging transformation and disruption.
  • Consultants who work with clients to help them transition, transform and scale their businesses by leveraging new technologies.
  • Entrepreneurs looking to grow their businesses and who want to stay ahead of the competition by leveraging innovative technologies and digital solutions.

Programme Highlights

Introduction to digital transformation concepts and avenues of converting them into competitive advantages

Live online teaching & interactive sessions with XLRI VIL faculty

Learning via real-world business applications, industry case studies, and capstone project

Networking and peer-to-peer learning opportunities

Certification of completion from a premiere B-Schoo

Eruditus Career Services workshops and job placement assistance

Introduction to digital transformation concepts and avenues of converting them into competitive advantages

Live online teaching & interactive sessions with XLRI VIL faculty

Learning via real-world business applications, industry case studies, and capstone project

Networking and peer-to-peer learning opportunities

Certification of completion from a premiere B-School

Eruditus Career Services workshops and job placement assistance

Learning Outcomes

  • An understanding of the nuances of transformation technologies, learnt new business models, and acquired cross-domain perspectives
  • Gained insights into new business practices with a focus on innovation, design thinking principles & entrepreneurship
  • An understanding of the impact of emerging technologies on business transformation
  • The ability to navigate the wave of disruption and make organisations ‘digital-ready’
  • Gained the ability to build digital capabilities and implement digital strategies to drive your organisation ahead of the competition
  • Strengthened capabilities in transformational organisational leadership and communication

Programme Modules

  • Reimaging your business for the digital era and its ecosystems
  • Digital disruption of Business, Clearing the Digital BLUR
  • Social Mobile Analytics and Cloud (SMAC)
  • What is Digital Mastery?
  • Building Digital Capability of Organizations
  • Improving Leadership Capability of Organizations
  • Why Digital Transformation could fail and Myths of Digital Transformation
  • Transformation using Technology
  • Creating and implementing digital and social strategies
  • IOT and Automation
  • Blockchain Applications
  • Data Analytics and its Applications
  • AI and ML Applications
  • Fintech: Experience sharing
  • Industry 4.0 (digital transformation of the manufacturing sector in various areas on factory floor and what is the value delivered)
  • Data strategy for digital transformation - how data storage, ingestion, and analysis has been changing with the combination of structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data from various sources
  • Sales and marketing in a digitally-transformed world (digital marketing) - different channels of interacting with customers, SEO, Digital Ads, CMS, location detection and other systems
  • Agile methodology for digital transformation
  • Organisational stability and change-when and why are they required?
  • Challenges of Strategic Transformation-inertia and resistance
  • Turnaround Strategy for organizations in performance crisis
  • Transforming Business Successfully (strategic alignment and culture)
  • Choosing the right innovation for your firm, Types of Innovation, Innovation Choice and Strategy, Tools available for Innovation Strategy
  • Evolution of Technologies and Markets, Disruption and its Characteristics, Dynamics of Innovation in an industry
  • Platforms and Business Model Innovation
  • Open Innovation
  • Managing innovation: Role of leadership and culture
  • Design Thinking, Process of design thinking, Key Principles, Design thinking culture
  • Intrapreneurship thinking for DT
  • Digital Transformation Compass
  • Framing the Digital Challenge, focusing on investment, Mobilizing the organization, Sustaining the Digital Transformation

Note:
- Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the total programme hours.

Programme Director

Dr. Ashis Kumar Pani

Dean, XLRI - Xavier School of Management

Professor, Information Systems Area

A gold medalist in Math & Computer Science from IIT Madras, and Ph.D. in Computer Science from IIT Kharagpur, Prof. Pani has published and presented several papers in leading journals and international conferences. He was the recipient of the prestigious Fulbright fellowship in 2018. His current areas of interest include SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud), artificial intelligence, and digital transformation.

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Programme Faculty

Dr. Saurav Snehvrat

Faculty, Strategic Management Area

With over a decade of corporate experience in varied fields like IT, Finance & Pharmaceutical in India and USA, Prof. Snehvrat has been extensively involved in corporate training programmes in creativity, innovation, problem solving, design thinking, technology management, and corporate strategy. He is a Ph.D. in Strategic Management from IIM Ranchi, and holds an MBA (with distinction) from the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan.

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Dr. Indrajit Mukherjee

Faculty, Strategic Management Area

Dr. Indrajit Mukherjee’s interests in teaching & training include business turnaround, strategic transformation and growth, strategy implementation, and family business management. During his industry career, he has handled transfer, absorption, reverse engineering and indigenisation of technology. Prof. Mukherjee is also an angel investor and a BOD member of one of the fastest growing start-ups in eastern India in the financial sector.

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Note:
Programme Director and Faculty might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be provided closer to programme start date.

Programme Certificate

Participants will be awarded a completion certificate from XLRI VIL on completing all evaluation components, including the capstone project and maintaining a minimum attendance of 75%.

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of XLRI VIL.

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • Consulting
  • Manufacturing & Construction
  • IT & Services
  • Finance & Banking
  • Others*

*Others include Healthcare, Marketing, Publishing etc.

Top Functions
  • Management
  • Operations
  • Technical

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

View Payment Plan
Loan offered at EMI of INR 9,283
Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Round 1: The first application deadline is Nov 1, 2021

Round 2: The second application deadline is Nov 29, 2021

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