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Digital (R)evolution: 4. - 5. September 2018

What to expect
Defintion, Reasons and Impacts
Digital Megatrends from Digitalization 1.0 to 2.0
Connection: from social media up to IoT and services
Intelligence: big data and artificial intelligence
New Technologies: Blockchain, 3D Printing, virtual reality an a lot more

Top Speakers in this course
Dr. Marcus Disselkamp, Business Coaching
Prof. Dr. Stephanie Teufel, iimt University of Fribourg

What our students said
A real input for our future business
Inspiring teachers and experts
Very interactive course

Short course description

The business environment is digital! The growing connectivity of people, machines, and businesses has changed our daily business. In order to keep up and stay competitive, companies must adjust to these demands by digitizing their processes and business models. In this course, you will get a digital mindset to embrace innovation and a toolset to bring in fresh ways of thinking.

An Adobe Acrobat file Digital (R)evolution

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Cyber Security: 6. – 7. September 2018

What to expect
Information security governance
Policies, standards and best practice
Risk analysis and management
Information security culture & Privacy
Economics of information security
Creating user interfaces
Gamification

Top Speakers in this course
Dr. Elena Mugellini, University of Applied Sciences Fribourg
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Ultes-Nitsche, University of Fribourg

What our students said
Very interesting and inspiring
Dealing with uncertainty is a key competence
I had the chance to get new tools for my job

Short course description

The power and reach of converging ICT trends makes it necessary to understand the newest developments of a software-driven, everything-connected world and their implications. This course highlights the challenges a company is facing and off ers a toolbox of solutions.

An Adobe Acrobat file Cyber Security

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Implementing Information Systems: 11. – 12. September 2018

What to expect
The role of IT; its importance for corporate strategy
Fundamentals of information management
IT-governence
IS-controlling
Risk management

Top Speakers in this course
Dr. Markus Böhm, TU München
Prof. Dr. Stephanie Teufel, iimt University of Fribourg

What our students said
I have learned a lot and it was practical
Interesting and interactive
Very skilled and pleasant presentations

Short course description

This course highlights the importance of aligning the corporate strategy with the companies IT strategy. However, this importance depends on the information systems ability to deliver value and their implementation drives organisational performance.

An Adobe Acrobat file Implementing Information Systems

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Managing Technochange: 13. – 14. September 2018

What to expect
Implementing information system in organisations
Effecting organisational change
International IT implementation
IT-service management

Top Speakers in this course
Prof. Dr. Tilo Böhmann, University of Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Stephanie Teufel, iimt University of Fribourg

What our students said
A very good overview and framework
Good mixture of theory & practice
Live examples on real cases

Short course description

The role of IT becomes increasingly important for the corporate strategy of companies. However, this importance depends on the information systems ability to deliver value and their implementation drives organisational performance. Therefore, it is necessary that companies’ information is meaningful and useful to decision making.

An Adobe Acrobat file Managing Technochange

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Big Data Analysis: 18. – 19. September 2018

What to expect
Big Data (concept, market, tools)
Where could big data for data science in smart cities come from?
- IoT-Services, social media, smart city architecture, etc.
- What can we do with this data? Human-centered AI for cities and business models
- How to apply Soft Computing Methods in this Framework?
How does a smart city framework look like?
- the smart city wheel or the human smart city wheel
- How do we organize innovation in smart cities?
- What are innovative examples of such innovative cases?

Top Speakers in this course
Dr. Laurent Balmelli, Sana Elias
Prof. Dr. Philippe Cudré-Mauroux,  University of Fribourg
Prof. Dr. Edy Portmann, University of Fribourg

What our students said
An extraordinary course
Fantastic

Short course description

From business intelligence and big data analytics to application to improve products and services. How can the daily-flood of data be made understandably and usable for successful business decisions? Drowning in data a company in the digital era must know how to handle them but also how to use them in their strategy.

An Adobe Acrobat file Big Data Analysis

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Communication: 20. – 21. September 2018

What to expect
Reputation management
Crisis management
Role play with media interaction
Corporate identity
Image and reputational management
Creating and managing the reputational platform

Top Speaker in this course
Dr. Graeme Lindsay, Amiens School of Management, France

What our students said
Interesting real-life cases
Insights into daily challenges
Motivating lectures and cases

Short course description

The iimt communication course explains the importance of communication within the global digital economy, exploring the company’s identity, personality and reputation at a corporate level. Moreover, of course the related Crisis Management will be highlighted.

An Adobe Acrobat file Corporate Communication

Communication