Data Leadership and Learning Journeys

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Date: Wednesday January 29, 2020
Time: 08:00–10:00
Location: Aalto University Executive Education, Mechelininkatu 3 C, 00100 Helsinki

Data Leadership and Learning Journeys

During the past five years, digital transformation has been on our leadership tables. Finally, the need for development focuses on the core of digitalization to the data leadership. What does it take to build the structures that enable organizations to build on top of data?

You are invited to have a sneak peek into the topic, led by Research Fellow Kari Hiekkanen from Aalto University. How can Aalto EE help you solving the need for new leadership skills? Päivi Salo, Digital Transformation Lead from Pohjola Sairaala Ltd just arrived from Silicon Valley, what kind of takeaways she has from her learning journey in the Certificate in Digital Transformation and Innovation Agility Program? What were her key takeaways in her personal leadership development in relation to digitalization and what kind of tips she is able to share with her peers? 


8:00–8:30 Breakfast and registration  

8:30–8:35 Welcome and Introductions
Jenniliisa Särkkä-Blomberg, Associate Director, Aalto University Executive Education

8:35–9:05 Data, the Core of the Future Businesses
Kari Hiekkanen, Research Fellow, Aalto University

9:05–9:30 “Learning Journey – Key Takeaways from Silicon Valley”
Päivi Salo, Digital Transformation Lead, Pohjola Sairaala Ltd

9:30–9:40 Leading Digital Transformation – Programs for your Support
Jenniliisa Särkkä-Blomberg, Associate Director, Aalto University Executive Education

9:40–10:00 More coffee and open discussions 

Looking forward to meeting you!  


Register for the event by January 27, 2020. The event is free of charge. Kindly note that the seats are limited.

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