Open Programs (Programs for Individuals)


Independent Evolution

Open Enrollment Programs help executives keep abreast of the latest trends and developments in the business environment. Being current in nature and global in scope, the Open Programs equip you with skills and knowledge to address real-world business problems in real time. These programs are conceived and delivered by a team of the world-class leading faculty members and industry experts, who also draw from their own experiences in helping you learn skills that are most relevant to you.

Open Programs – 2 days to 2 weeks duration. It is delivered by the best of faculty from across the globe in specialized areas. These areas are specific themes are based on a combination of the following

  • Cutting edge research
  • Industry Outlook – Opportunities and Concerns
  • Business Impact

High Performance Organizations

Date : 27-29, November 2019
Faculty : Paul Tiffany
Affliation : Berkeley Haas, University of California Berkeley
Description : The shift of economic power from the West towards Asia continues. One result is that prevailing models of 20th Century “management excellence” are increasingly showing their age.

Customer-Centered Innovation

Date : 10-12, December 2019
Faculty : Richard Kolsky
Affliation : Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Description : Globalization, analytics, artificial intelligence, digitization, mobility, transparency, 3-D printing, environmentalism, etc. have disrupted large companies and market leaders

Ignite (Women's Leadership Program)

Date : 6-7, January 2020
Faculty : Alka Nayar
Affliation : Inspirational Development Group (IDG)
Description : Culturally and historically in some locations, women have not expected a successful senior or global career and did not consider themselves equal to men.

Business Model Innovation

Date : 16-18, January 2020
Faculty : Sayan Chatterjee
Affliation : Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
Description : What CEOs and entrepreneurs often forget is that high profit opportunities usually comes with high risks.

Strategy Execution Excellence

Date : 23-25, January 2020
Faculty : Prashant Kale
Affliation : Jones School of Business, Rice University
Description : The best thought-out plans in a company aren’t worth the paper they are written on, if the organization is not able to pull them off.

Strategic Thinking

Date : 17-19, February 2020
Faculty : John Czepiel
Affliation : Stern School of Business, New York University
Description : This program focuses on helping participants understand the importance of strategic thinking, how tools and techniques can be used to enhance individual strategic thinking capability and how the strategic thinking process can be applied to enhance the quality of decisions.

Winning Business Negotiations

Date : 20-21, February 2020
Faculty : Dishan Kamdar
Affliation : FLAME University
Description : Negotiation is both an art and science. Gaining expertise in this fundamental aspect of management and leadership will ensure you achieve the best possible outcomes in business, workplace and in life.

Cybersecurity and AI for Business

Date : 11-13, March 2020
Faculty : Mark Skilton
Affliation : Warwick Business School
The University of Warwick, UK
Description : We are at a cross-roads of new machine learning and artificial intelligent systems building new business models that are impacting our lives, our living and working spaces.