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Leading Digital Transformation

Get ahead of digital disruption

Leading Digital Transformation (LDT.8)

Dates 19. - 22. Oct 2021
Duration 3,5 Days
Location Berlin
4,200 €

Leading Digital Transformation

Executive education program in English

Leading Digital Transformation will equip you to take charge of digital transformation in your organization and drive change effectively. You will dive into strategic, operational and leadership aspects of digital transformation to help you assess how your company can evolve to extract the most value from digital technologies and business models. You will acquire a solid tool kit to master key aspects of the journey, from talking to your data scientist to changing behaviors. You will leave with an individual action plan, ready to make the transformation happen in your company.


Find all the program information at a glance in our PDF download.


Who should attend the program?

Executives at middle- and senior management levels from all parts of the business who would like to effectively drive digital transformation in their organizations and who need a well-rounded overview of what it takes, practical “how to” guidance and inspiration from other companies.


Topics include

The program covers strategic, operational and leadership aspects of digital transformation, including

  • Approaching digital transformation with a framework
  • Crafting your transformation path
  • Transforming business models
  • Building a digital innovation ecosystem
  • Leveraging data and managing technology
  • Leading transformational change
  • Agile leadership - balancing the old and the new
  • Building an agile and learning organization



This blended program combines a short, optional webinar with 3.5 days of face-to-face sessions, including interactive classes, hands-on workshops, company guest speakers and case discussions. The optional webinar is designed to get interested leaders up to speed with disruptive technologies and their applications.


Key benefits

  • Robust toolkit for leading digital transformation in your business
  • Individual action plan and practical guidance
  • Learning from diverse, high-caliber faculty and practitioners
  • Peer exchange and networking
  • Best practice cases


Postgraduate Diploma in Management

This program can also be taken as part of the Postgraduate Diploma in Management curriculum. Bring your career to the next level and gain the formal recognition of your professional development with this university-level certificate.

Leading Digital Transformation counts towards 3,5 days of the 18 days necessary to receive the diploma.

Leading Digital Transformation (LDT.8)

Dates 19. - 22. Oct 2021
Duration 3,5 Days
Location Berlin
4,200 €

Leading Digital Transformation: about the program

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Meet our teaching staff

The programs have been 
designed – and will be led –
by ESMT faculty members 
and ESMT visiting faculty. 
They will also guide and 
advise you throughout 
your studies.

Linus Dahlander

Professor of Strategy, Lufthansa Group Chair in Innovation, and Director of Research, ESMT Berlin

Stefan Wagner

Associate Professor of Strategy and Director of PhD Studies, ESMT Berlin
Your Program Advisor


​​​​​​​Beatrix Becker
Manager Business Development, ESMT Berlin

Phone: +49 30 21231 6205

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