This Accelerated one-day online course is aimed at Business Leaders who wish to apply innovation more strategically and systematically to improve business performance, and ultimately drive growth!
Active leadership that challenges limiting assumptions is an essential element for enabling successful innovation. This course will inform and shape the design parameters for innovation initiatives to ensure alignment with business strategy. It will support individuals in the leadership, management and governance of innovation within their organisations.
Through the use of tools, techniques and examples, participants will understand how to build and validate a new business model, improve organisational readiness to support innovation and create a sustainable innovation capability to drive performance excellence.
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This is a postgraduate level programme. It covers Six key sections and is normally delivered in one day:
Senior executives wishing to apply innovation strategically and coherently to improve organisational performance, adaptability and resilience, thus, driving business value and ultimately growth.
This programme is delivered to a postgraduate qualification level (level 7).
Leaders from different sectors including: Abu Dhabi Investment Council, Activate Learning, Adnoc, Arriva Plc, Army Innovation, BAE Systems, BAPCO, Bahrain Ministry of Interior, British Army, Bosch, Cobham, Costain, City of Birmingham University, City of Glasgow College, Huawei, Cherwell South Northamptonshire & Stratford upon Avon Council, Cleveland Clinic, Coleg Menai, DASA Defence and Security Accelerator, DE&S, Global Aluminium, jHub Strategic Command, King Saoud University, Ministry of Defence (UK), Murphy Construction, Masdar, Mubadala, NATO, Oman Ministry of Transport, Information and Communication, Panasonic, Plessey Semiconductors, Plymouth University, Raytheon, Rolls-Royce, Royal Airforce, Royal Engineers, Royal Mail, Royal Navy, Royal London Hospital, Skanska, Severn Trent Water, Thales, Toyota, United Utilities, University of Bahrain, Wolverhampton University, XPO Logistics and many more….
Learning materials will be provided. Upon completion of the programme, participants will be eligible for a Certificate from the Institute of Innovation & Knowldge Exchange as well as a full Fellowship of the IKE Institute.
Prof Sam Medhat
PhD MPhil CEng FIET FCIM FCMI FRSA FIKE FIoD
Professor Medhat is Chief Executive of the IKE Institute where he helps businesses and academic institutions develop effective strategies for growth. Medhat is a Trustee of the STEM Foundation, a Visiting Professor to University of Westminster, a Visiting Professor to University of Suffolk, a Visiting Professor to Plymouth's University of St Mark & St John, a serial entrepreneur, a business innovator and an inventor with patents and extensive publications and books worldwide. Medhat sits on the boards of a number of international companies and colleges. He is also a member of the BSI and ISO Technical Committees for developing Innovation Management Standards. He has worked in business, education and policy and has a unique perspective on what makes an organisation really innovative. Professor Medhat led innovation accreditations and benchmarking certifications in many multinational organisations such as Abellio, BAE Systems, EDF Energy, Hitachi Nuclear, Magnox, MBDA Missile Systems, Ministry of Defence, Panasonic, Raytheon and Thales amongst others.
Medhat has an established reputation for driving forward ideas and making things happen. Former roles include Vice President of NASDAQ technology company, IBM Professor of Concurrent Engineering, Intergraph Professor of Electronic Design Automation, founding Principal & Chief Executive of the University of Dubai, Director of the UK Engineering and Technology Board, Governor of Activate Learning (a group of colleges in Oxfordshire and Berkshire). He holds a PhD and Master degrees in engineering and technology and is a fellow of a number of royal chartered professional institutions in technology, management and marketing..