Detailed programme

The programme 'Growth through Innovation' comprises 3 modules:

Module 1: Designing Innovation Strategy

  • Managing engines of growth
    • Science based engines: idea funneling
    • Technology based engines: creative combinations
    • Service based engines: customer asset mining
  • Outside-in innovation
  • Innovation strategy simulation

Module 2: Implementing Innovation Strategy

  • Portfolio management
  • Innovation processes
  • Corporate venturing
  • Open innovation and crowdsourcing
  • Team dynamics exercise: finding a common ground

Module 3: Innovation Strategy Performance

  • Embedding a culture of innovation
  • Management control for innovation
  • KPI’s for innovation

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We have a unique approach to learning, which focuses on bringing theory to life, giving you the skills and insight you need to really make a difference. Spend time on our beautiful campuses, and you become part of one of the most active business communities in Europe, learning in a way that will help you to be a more effective and productive business leader throughout your career. Learning at Vlerick really is an experience far away from traditional classroom learning. You’ll work collaboratively with your faculty and fellow participants to bring your ideas to life in a robust and practical way.

Digital − the new normal in business − will also strengthen your learning process. Our online platform ‘Showpad’ and the use of a tablet grant you access to all of the learning materials anywhere, anytime, and enable you to go beyond note-taking: take pictures of the flipchart during a brainstorming exercise, record a video of a role play, participate in a quick poll, create a Wikipage together … and share them on the spot with your group.

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