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Our portfolio of executive development and management programs reflect MIT Sloan's core mission—to develop principled, innovative leaders and to generate ideas that advance management practice—in an environment designed to foster extensive peer-to-peer interaction and a wide range of professional and cultural exchanges. Choose from over 50 two-day to week-long programs led by internationally renowned experts from MIT Sloan School of Management and other MIT schools and research centers. Our open enrollment, executive development programs are offered in three areas of concentration, which address the business needs and goals of executives worldwide: Strategy and Innovation; Technology, Operations, and Value Chain Management; and Management and Leadership.



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Executive Certificate Track Color Key: Management and Leadership | Strategy and Innovation | Technology, Operations, and Value Chain Management

  • January 2019
  • Advanced Management Program
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    4.8
  • Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • Entrepreneurship Development Program
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    4.9
  • Jan 20-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management, Financial Management

  • Description: Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial education programs, technology transfer system, and global entrepreneurial network. It covers the entire venture creation process, from generating ideas to building viable global businesses, with a special emphasis on the nurturing roles of corporations, universities, governments, and foundations.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
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    4.7
  • Jan 30-Mar 19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • February 2019
  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
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    4.5
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing Analytics (self-paced online)
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    5.0
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Business Process Design for Strategic Management (self-paced online)
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    4.9
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    Learn to optimize business processes through Dynamic Work Design, a set of principles and methods for achieving sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
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  • Feb 13-Apr 16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
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  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy (self-paced online)
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    4.8
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, Globalization, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This online program from the MIT Sloan School of Management and the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) challenges common misconceptions surrounding AI and will equip and encourage you to embrace AI as part of a transformative toolkit.

    With a focus on the organizational and managerial implications of these technologies, rather than on their technical aspects, you’ll leave this course armed with the knowledge and confidence you need to pioneer its successful integration in business.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800 if paid by December 31, 2018; 2019: TBD

    Program Days: 2

  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
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  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Mastering Design Thinking (online)
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    5.0
  • Feb 19-May 8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Process Improvement

  • Description: Design thinking is a powerful process of problem solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with Emeritus. Please register on the Emeritus website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,300

    Program Days: 3

  • March 2019
  • Business Process Design for Strategic Management (self-paced online)
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    4.9
  • Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    Learn to optimize business processes through Dynamic Work Design, a set of principles and methods for achieving sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Greater Boston Leadership Program
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    4.8
  • Mar 11-May 6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Based on MIT Sloan's original Greater Boston Executive Program that has a 50+ year legacy in the Boston area, this program provides managers with current, research-based frameworks for understanding and improving leadership capabilities, the implementation of organization changes, and the management of human resources. This general management program combines the benefits of seminar discussions among representatives from companies operating in the Greater Boston area in an advanced management course and provides a stimulus for continued study.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $12,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
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    4.9
  • Mar 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Marketing Innovation
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    4.8
  • Mar 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Marketing

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: You’ve created an innovative new product or service that could revolutionize your industry, but do you know how to successfully bring it to market? Are you prepared to assess market opportunities? Will customers readily understand the value of your innovation? This program is designed to provide executives who already have deep technical or functional experience with a thorough review of key marketing concepts as they relate to new innovations and new products. This course also covers new digital techniques and the evolution of marketing as a data-driven science.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age
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    4.2
  • Mar 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Grounded in extensive cognitive research on how we learn and observe, Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age is designed to help executives and managers become successful communicators in person and in virtual contexts: from group discussions to presentations to social media.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem
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    4.4
  • Mar 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: Over the past two decades, some of the most profitable and successful firms are those that have adopted a digital platform model—a strategy whereby the company allows two or more disparate groups to interact over a platform to co-create value; for example, website developers and users on Akamai, recruiters and employees on LinkedIn, and drivers and customers on Uber. In this two-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be revised to be successful.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leading and Transforming Family Businesses - China
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  • Mar 15-Jul 12, 2019
  • Primary Topics:

  • Description: This program is designed to help leaders of Chinese family enterprises develop sound growth strategies, strengthen their organizations, and build a firm foundation for long-term success. The program is taught in both Mandarin and English with simultaneous translation.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $47,500 USD (Covers tuition, books, case materials, accommodations, and most meals)

    Program Days: 5

  • Strategies for Sustainable Business
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  • Mar 18-20, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This innovative three-day program uniquely applies MIT frameworks of process improvement and system dynamics to the topic of sustainability in an effort to help participants return to their organizations with practical strategies for manifesting consensus and change—at both the micro and macro levels.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services
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    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: NEW
    There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But what do you do when you have an existing product in an existing market that is being challenged? How do you revive those products and restart growth? This new program is designed to help you innovate around your existing products to make them more compelling, useful, and valuable.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
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    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
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  • Mar 21-22, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding and Solving Complex Business Problems
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  • Mar 21-22, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This program introduces participants to MIT's unique, powerful, and integrative system dynamics approach to assess problems that will not go away and to produce the results they want. Through exercises and simulation models participants experience the long-term side effects and impacts of decisions and understand the ways in which performance is tied to structures and policies.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Creating High Velocity Organizations
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  • Mar 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change

  • Description: What makes some organizations capable of generating and sustaining high-velocity, unparalleled, relentless improvement and innovation? This program will introduce the fundamental principles by which such acceleration occurs, give examples of those principles in practice, and give participants an opportunity to test how those principles can be applied and translated to their own work.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
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  • Mar 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing Analytics (self-paced online)
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    5.0
  • Mar 27-May 14, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
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    4.7
  • Mar 27-May 14, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Neuroscience for Leadership
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    4.5
  • Mar 28-29, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program will provide hands-on application of concepts and techniques deriving from brain research and psychology that can improve your individual leadership performance, as well as that of your team and organization.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
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  • Mar 28-29, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • April 2019
  • Applied Neuroscience: Unleashing Brain Power for You and Your People
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    4.1
  • Apr 2-3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This highly experiential course explores neuroscience concepts and techniques to help leaders motivate and inspire their peers and employees in ways that catalyze innovation and increase business success. 

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Negotiation for Executives
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  • Apr 2-3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in mutual trust and respect and that result in success at the bargaining table. Through interactive exercises and extensive feedback, participants learn to prioritize multiple issues to reach the most beneficial resolution and to optimize both the economic and subjective value of negotiations.


    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Revitalizing Your Digital Business Model
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    4.5
  • Apr 2-3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Process Improvement

  • Description: MIT Sloan has created frameworks to help enterprises define and build powerful business models that will enable organizations to compete in the global digital economy. This program illustrates the frameworks with examples from successful companies such as Amazon, Apple, LexisNexis, USAA, and Procter & Gamble and includes assessment exercises and consulting group sessions.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives
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  • Apr 4-5, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW PROGRAM
    Cybersecurity is a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their data from sophisticated phishing schemes, ransomware, state-sponsored hacking. However, cybersecurity issues are not purely a technology problem—they are multi-headed hydras that need to be addressed with a multi-disciplinary approach. This timely new program provides general managers with a holistic approach to keeping your company secure.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Technical Professionals and Organizations
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  • Apr 4-5, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

  • Description: This program explores a set of proven, practical, and innovative strategies for maximizing the contribution of an organization’s technical resources. It provides key insights on how to retain technical staff, integrate technical professionals into the organization, build more successful project teams, and keep teams high-performing over time.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation
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  • Apr 9-10, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to research by Hal Gregersen, co-author of The Innovator's DNA and executive director of the MIT Leadership Center, mastering five key skills forms the foundation for finding ideas that create value. This innovation program helps executives learn to achieve breakthrough insights through self-assessment, catalytic questioning, deep observation, diverse networking, and rapid experimentation.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
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  • Apr 9-10, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
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    4.6
  • Apr 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategic Cost Analysis for Managers
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  • Apr 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Business Analytics

  • Description: In this course, participants learn to analyze the performance of projects, and even entire departments, from a financial perspective; gain a deeper understanding of how resources are allocated throughout an organization; and understand how to leverage cost analysis to position a particular project or department for success.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
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    4.9
  • Apr 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Essential IT for Non-IT Executives
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    4.5
  • Apr 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: General Management

  • Description: For non-technical business leaders and corporate strategists, IT can be a source of much frustration. In many companies, the relationship between IT departments and business leaders is like a troubled marriage—miscommunication is rife, leaving executives struggling to improve the situation. This course is intended to help organizations develop a language shared by managers from various backgrounds and areas of expertise, so they can work together efficiently and productively, propelling the company toward future success.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Complex Technical Projects
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    4.5
  • Apr 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program enables participants to reduce the complexity involved in large projects by restructuring development and management procedures in ways that produces small-team results. MIT’s innovative solution, based on the design structure matrix (DSM), is devised to streamline complex projects by developing detailed models to understand the intricate interactions and iterative nature of design.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design
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    4.7
  • Apr 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program helps executives understand how continuous improvement strategies, sustained over a long period of time, affect core business metrics and business development strategy and contribute to the success of the organization. This course equips managers with a fundamental understanding of how work design—as well as their own approach to management—can be improved for optimal business benefits.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy
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  • Apr 23-24, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations

    Secondary Topics: Business Analytics, Globalization, General Management

  • Description: This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading companies. The program helps participants plan the most efficient use of material resources and manage complicated global networks. It also offers analytical, strategic insights into vertical integration, outsourcing, product strategy, supplier management, process technologies, capacity and risk management, and global networks.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Supply Chain Strategy and Management
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  • Apr 25-26, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept of technology clockspeed, for strategically managing and optimizing supply chains. Participants gain a deeper understanding of supply chain integration, technology sourcing, make-buy decisions, strategic partnering and outsourcing, and IT and decision-support systems.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • May 2019
  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
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  • May 1-Jun 18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Future Family Enterprise: Sustaining Multigenerational Success
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  • May 5-10, 2019
  • Primary Topics:

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Recent research indicates that most families that achieve financial success—typically through a family company—lose their success within three generations. Why do some family enterprises derail while others prosper? This new program for multigenerational families will help you understand and implement the important driving factors of long-term, enduring, family enterprise success. The course also examines where family enterprises are going and what will drive their success in the future economy.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $40,000 for a team of four, $7,500 for each additional participant (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • May 8-Jul 9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Leading Change in Complex Organizations
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    4.6
  • May 13-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

  • Description: Learn to harness the leadership skills, political resources, and cultural understandings needed to guide successful organizational change. This program utilizes a unique analytical framework to address the change process from three perspectives: strategic, political, and cultural. Each of these lenses provides critical insights and tools that can help you avoid the pitfalls associated with managing change.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Advanced Management Program
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    4.8
  • May 28-Jun 27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • June 2019
  • Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem
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    4.4
  • Jun 4-5, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: Over the past two decades, some of the most profitable and successful firms are those that have adopted a digital platform model—a strategy whereby the company allows two or more disparate groups to interact over a platform to co-create value; for example, website developers and users on Akamai, recruiters and employees on LinkedIn, and drivers and customers on Uber. In this two-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be revised to be successful.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Negotiation for Executives
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    4.9
  • Jun 4-5, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in mutual trust and respect and that result in success at the bargaining table. Through interactive exercises and extensive feedback, participants learn to prioritize multiple issues to reach the most beneficial resolution and to optimize both the economic and subjective value of negotiations.


    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age
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    4.2
  • Jun 6-7, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Grounded in extensive cognitive research on how we learn and observe, Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age is designed to help executives and managers become successful communicators in person and in virtual contexts: from group discussions to presentations to social media.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Marketing Innovation
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    4.8
  • Jun 6-7, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Marketing

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: You’ve created an innovative new product or service that could revolutionize your industry, but do you know how to successfully bring it to market? Are you prepared to assess market opportunities? Will customers readily understand the value of your innovation? This program is designed to provide executives who already have deep technical or functional experience with a thorough review of key marketing concepts as they relate to new innovations and new products. This course also covers new digital techniques and the evolution of marketing as a data-driven science.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jun 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Transforming Your Leadership Strategy
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    4.4
  • Jun 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: As organizations move away from a “command and control” model to a more “cultivate and coordinate” model, executives can no longer rely on old ways of thinking about leadership strategies. This course introduces participants to a powerful framework developed at MIT to help leaders at every level drive innovation, maximize team performance, and succeed in today’s complex world of fast-paced, dramatic change.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Jun 13-14, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Creating High Velocity Organizations
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    4.3
  • Jun 13-14, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change

  • Description: What makes some organizations capable of generating and sustaining high-velocity, unparalleled, relentless improvement and innovation? This program will introduce the fundamental principles by which such acceleration occurs, give examples of those principles in practice, and give participants an opportunity to test how those principles can be applied and translated to their own work.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Business Dynamics: MIT's Approach to Diagnosing and Solving Complex Business Problems
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    4.7
  • Jun 17-21, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This course provides an intensive, hands-on introduction to system dynamics, a unique framework for understanding and managing complex businesses and organizations, developed at MIT by the very faculty teaching this program. Participants are introduced to a variety of tools, including mapping techniques, simulation models, and MIT’s “management flight simulators” to help them understand the sources of persistent problems and how business decisions may result in complicated cause-and-effect loops.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Understanding Global Markets: Macroeconomics for Executives
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    4.9
  • Jun 17-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This three-day program presents tools and frameworks to help executives understand and predict the medium- to long-run performance of economies in order to mitigate risk, develop growth plans, and make investment decisions, both locally and abroad. Participants will leave the program better able to make business decisions that take global markets and macroeconomics into account and how to interpret economic change in the context of their organization.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Maximizing Your Personal Productivity: How to Become an Efficient and Effective Executive
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    4.5
  • Jun 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This course is designed to increase the personal productivity of professionals through a series of case studies, practical exercises, and background readings. Maximizing Your Personal Productivity is based on Extreme Productivity, a best-selling book by Bob Pozen, Faculty Director of the program and former President of Fidelity Investments and Executive Chairman of MFS Investment Management. The program encourages self-evaluation through polls and surveys about your work habits and provides ample opportunities for learning through doing.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 20-21, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Fundamentals of Finance for the Technical Executive
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    4.4
  • Jun 20-21, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This program is designed to provide senior technical managers with the financial concepts, strategies, and tools needed to deal more effectively with corporate financial management. Course curriculum focuses on basic financial principles for project evaluation, funding, and resource allocation, helping leaders to work more effectively with financial decision makers and apply the principles of finance to short-term and long-range goals.


    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leadership by Design: Innovation Process and Culture
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    4.1
  • Jun 25-26, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Successful companies create compelling, disruptive products and services by cultivating a culture of design thinking—and by putting people at the center of their process. These firms innovate continuously by connecting with customer needs and emotions and demonstrating effective design leadership. Learn how enable this design culture at your organization to achieve buy-in for your vision and create solutions that consumers love.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding and Solving Complex Business Problems
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Jun 25-26, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This program introduces participants to MIT's unique, powerful, and integrative system dynamics approach to assess problems that will not go away and to produce the results they want. Through exercises and simulation models participants experience the long-term side effects and impacts of decisions and understand the ways in which performance is tied to structures and policies.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
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    4.9
  • Jun 27-28, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation
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    4.8
  • Jun 27-28, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to research by Hal Gregersen, co-author of The Innovator's DNA and executive director of the MIT Leadership Center, mastering five key skills forms the foundation for finding ideas that create value. This innovation program helps executives learn to achieve breakthrough insights through self-assessment, catalytic questioning, deep observation, diverse networking, and rapid experimentation.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • July 2019
  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Jul 3-Sep 3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design
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    4.7
  • Jul 9-10, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program helps executives understand how continuous improvement strategies, sustained over a long period of time, affect core business metrics and business development strategy and contribute to the success of the organization. This course equips managers with a fundamental understanding of how work design—as well as their own approach to management—can be improved for optimal business benefits.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
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    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
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    4.6
  • Jul 9-10, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services
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    5.0
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: NEW
    There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But what do you do when you have an existing product in an existing market that is being challenged? How do you revive those products and restart growth? This new program is designed to help you innovate around your existing products to make them more compelling, useful, and valuable.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
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    4.9
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Achieving Operational Excellence Through People: Delivering Superior Value to Customers, Employees, and Shareholders
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    5.0
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Operations, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Process Improvement, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program is designed to help senior executives of service businesses—especially those responsible for HR, operations, and customer experience—create and implement an integrated set of strategies that delights customers and keeps them loyal; engages a workforce and helps them find meaning and dignity in their work; and drives high performance and revenue.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
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    4.9
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives
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    4.5
  • Jul 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW PROGRAM
    Cybersecurity is a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their data from sophisticated phishing schemes, ransomware, state-sponsored hacking. However, cybersecurity issues are not purely a technology problem—they are multi-headed hydras that need to be addressed with a multi-disciplinary approach. This timely new program provides general managers with a holistic approach to keeping your company secure.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Closing the Gap Between Strategy and Execution
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    5.0
  • Jul 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: A recent survey of more than 400 global CEOs revealed that the ability to execute strategy was their number one challenge, ahead of innovation, geopolitical instability, and top-line growth. Executives are right to be concerned. At least two-thirds of large organizations struggle to implement their strategies. This course is designed to help global executives close the gap between strategic intent and results by introducing a systematic framework and hands-on tools to drive execution in their own organizations.

    Application deadline for July 2019 session is June 5, 2019.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Supply Chain Strategy and Management
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    4.4
  • Jul 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept of technology clockspeed, for strategically managing and optimizing supply chains. Participants gain a deeper understanding of supply chain integration, technology sourcing, make-buy decisions, strategic partnering and outsourcing, and IT and decision-support systems.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
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    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building, Leading, and Sustaining the Innovative Organization
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    4.3
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: This course outlines the steps that need to be taken to implement and manage a culture of innovation. Structured around a framework developed at MIT for leading and organizing breakthrough innovation, the program helps participants better understand how to develop sources of information on current and new technologies and consumer needs.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy
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    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations

    Secondary Topics: Business Analytics, Globalization, General Management

  • Description: This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading companies. The program helps participants plan the most efficient use of material resources and manage complicated global networks. It also offers analytical, strategic insights into vertical integration, outsourcing, product strategy, supplier management, process technologies, capacity and risk management, and global networks.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Founder to Family: Sustaining Family Business Success
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  • Jul 22-26, 2019
  • Primary Topics:

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: The Founder to Family program helps founders, or first generation families-in-business, build a bridge to the next generation. Founders and their family members learn to position their companies and families for ongoing success amid a fast-changing business landscape and increasing family complexity. Structure the planning of your transition to the second generation—no matter how distant or close that transition may be. Keep your family business on a path that builds upon the founder’s groundwork and grows value for another generation or more. Accelerate crucial conversations among the founder and his/her family members to resolve issues and set plans for sustaining family and business success.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $36,000 for a team of four, $7,000 for each additional participant (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • August 2019
  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Aug 28-Oct 15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • September 2019
  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain
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    4.7
  • Sep 22-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Intellectual Property & Capital, Globalization

  • Description: This joint program with IMD helps business leaders successfully manage innovation from concept to commercialization. Drawing on a dynamic and integrative value chain framework created at MIT, participants learn how to build organizational relationships that facilitate knowledge transfer, both within the firm and across the value chain.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: September 2018: USD 11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Leadership and the Lens: Reframing the Question to Unlock Insight and Impact
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    5.0
  • Sep 23-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Process Improvement

  • Description: Breakthrough solutions start with assumption-challenging questions and it’s a leader’s obligation to surface them. This unique course uses photography as a powerful mode of learning the key skills required when asking and answering the right questions. Participants increase their capacity to frame new possibilities for their organizations, even as they learn to craft more compelling images.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $5,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Revitalizing Your Digital Business Model
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    4.5
  • Sep 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Process Improvement

  • Description: MIT Sloan has created frameworks to help enterprises define and build powerful business models that will enable organizations to compete in the global digital economy. This program illustrates the frameworks with examples from successful companies such as Amazon, Apple, LexisNexis, USAA, and Procter & Gamble and includes assessment exercises and consulting group sessions.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
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    4.4
  • Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • October 2019
  • Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Oct 1-2, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: NEW
    There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But what do you do when you have an existing product in an existing market that is being challenged? How do you revive those products and restart growth? This new program is designed to help you innovate around your existing products to make them more compelling, useful, and valuable.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age
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    4.2
  • Oct 1-2, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Grounded in extensive cognitive research on how we learn and observe, Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age is designed to help executives and managers become successful communicators in person and in virtual contexts: from group discussions to presentations to social media.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Oct 2-Dec 3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Neuroscience for Leadership
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program will provide hands-on application of concepts and techniques deriving from brain research and psychology that can improve your individual leadership performance, as well as that of your team and organization.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Applied Neuroscience: Unleashing Brain Power for You and Your People
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This highly experiential course explores neuroscience concepts and techniques to help leaders motivate and inspire their peers and employees in ways that catalyze innovation and increase business success. 

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to research by Hal Gregersen, co-author of The Innovator's DNA and executive director of the MIT Leadership Center, mastering five key skills forms the foundation for finding ideas that create value. This innovation program helps executives learn to achieve breakthrough insights through self-assessment, catalytic questioning, deep observation, diverse networking, and rapid experimentation.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Negotiation for Executives
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    4.9
  • Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in mutual trust and respect and that result in success at the bargaining table. Through interactive exercises and extensive feedback, participants learn to prioritize multiple issues to reach the most beneficial resolution and to optimize both the economic and subjective value of negotiations.


    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding Global Markets: Macroeconomics for Executives
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Oct 14-16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This three-day program presents tools and frameworks to help executives understand and predict the medium- to long-run performance of economies in order to mitigate risk, develop growth plans, and make investment decisions, both locally and abroad. Participants will leave the program better able to make business decisions that take global markets and macroeconomics into account and how to interpret economic change in the context of their organization.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Oct 15-16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding and Solving Complex Business Problems
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This program introduces participants to MIT's unique, powerful, and integrative system dynamics approach to assess problems that will not go away and to produce the results they want. Through exercises and simulation models participants experience the long-term side effects and impacts of decisions and understand the ways in which performance is tied to structures and policies.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leadership by Design: Innovation Process and Culture
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Successful companies create compelling, disruptive products and services by cultivating a culture of design thinking—and by putting people at the center of their process. These firms innovate continuously by connecting with customer needs and emotions and demonstrating effective design leadership. Learn how enable this design culture at your organization to achieve buy-in for your vision and create solutions that consumers love.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Technical Professionals and Organizations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

  • Description: This program explores a set of proven, practical, and innovative strategies for maximizing the contribution of an organization’s technical resources. It provides key insights on how to retain technical staff, integrate technical professionals into the organization, build more successful project teams, and keep teams high-performing over time.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Maximizing Your Personal Productivity: How to Become an Efficient and Effective Executive
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This course is designed to increase the personal productivity of professionals through a series of case studies, practical exercises, and background readings. Maximizing Your Personal Productivity is based on Extreme Productivity, a best-selling book by Bob Pozen, Faculty Director of the program and former President of Fidelity Investments and Executive Chairman of MFS Investment Management. The program encourages self-evaluation through polls and surveys about your work habits and provides ample opportunities for learning through doing.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Transforming Your Leadership Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: As organizations move away from a “command and control” model to a more “cultivate and coordinate” model, executives can no longer rely on old ways of thinking about leadership strategies. This course introduces participants to a powerful framework developed at MIT to help leaders at every level drive innovation, maximize team performance, and succeed in today’s complex world of fast-paced, dramatic change.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategies for Sustainable Business
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Oct 28-30, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This innovative three-day program uniquely applies MIT frameworks of process improvement and system dynamics to the topic of sustainability in an effort to help participants return to their organizations with practical strategies for manifesting consensus and change—at both the micro and macro levels.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Creating High Velocity Organizations
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Oct 29-30, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change

  • Description: What makes some organizations capable of generating and sustaining high-velocity, unparalleled, relentless improvement and innovation? This program will introduce the fundamental principles by which such acceleration occurs, give examples of those principles in practice, and give participants an opportunity to test how those principles can be applied and translated to their own work.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Fundamentals of Finance for the Technical Executive
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Oct 31-Nov 1, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This program is designed to provide senior technical managers with the financial concepts, strategies, and tools needed to deal more effectively with corporate financial management. Course curriculum focuses on basic financial principles for project evaluation, funding, and resource allocation, helping leaders to work more effectively with financial decision makers and apply the principles of finance to short-term and long-range goals.


    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • November 2019
  • Managing Complex Technical Projects
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program enables participants to reduce the complexity involved in large projects by restructuring development and management procedures in ways that produces small-team results. MIT’s innovative solution, based on the design structure matrix (DSM), is devised to streamline complex projects by developing detailed models to understand the intricate interactions and iterative nature of design.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations

    Secondary Topics: Business Analytics, Globalization, General Management

  • Description: This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading companies. The program helps participants plan the most efficient use of material resources and manage complicated global networks. It also offers analytical, strategic insights into vertical integration, outsourcing, product strategy, supplier management, process technologies, capacity and risk management, and global networks.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Marketing Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Marketing

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: You’ve created an innovative new product or service that could revolutionize your industry, but do you know how to successfully bring it to market? Are you prepared to assess market opportunities? Will customers readily understand the value of your innovation? This program is designed to provide executives who already have deep technical or functional experience with a thorough review of key marketing concepts as they relate to new innovations and new products. This course also covers new digital techniques and the evolution of marketing as a data-driven science.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Nov 6, 2019 - Jan 7, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: NEW
    This online program draws on the work of leading MIT faculty and cryptoeconomics expert, Professor Christian Catalini, to examine blockchain technology from an economic perspective. You’ll be offered a foundational overview of how blockchain technology works, in order to demystify the technology and to understand its possibilities and limitations. Over the course of six weeks, you’ll be guided to understand blockchain technology beyond the fundamentals, and to appreciate its application and promise in the context of your own organization.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,500

    Program Days: 2

  • Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: Over the past two decades, some of the most profitable and successful firms are those that have adopted a digital platform model—a strategy whereby the company allows two or more disparate groups to interact over a platform to co-create value; for example, website developers and users on Akamai, recruiters and employees on LinkedIn, and drivers and customers on Uber. In this two-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be revised to be successful.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Supply Chain Strategy and Management
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept of technology clockspeed, for strategically managing and optimizing supply chains. Participants gain a deeper understanding of supply chain integration, technology sourcing, make-buy decisions, strategic partnering and outsourcing, and IT and decision-support systems.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategic Cost Analysis for Managers
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Business Analytics

  • Description: In this course, participants learn to analyze the performance of projects, and even entire departments, from a financial perspective; gain a deeper understanding of how resources are allocated throughout an organization; and understand how to leverage cost analysis to position a particular project or department for success.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program helps executives understand how continuous improvement strategies, sustained over a long period of time, affect core business metrics and business development strategy and contribute to the success of the organization. This course equips managers with a fundamental understanding of how work design—as well as their own approach to management—can be improved for optimal business benefits.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Essential IT for Non-IT Executives
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: General Management

  • Description: For non-technical business leaders and corporate strategists, IT can be a source of much frustration. In many companies, the relationship between IT departments and business leaders is like a troubled marriage—miscommunication is rife, leaving executives struggling to improve the situation. This course is intended to help organizations develop a language shared by managers from various backgrounds and areas of expertise, so they can work together efficiently and productively, propelling the company toward future success.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives
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    4.5
  • Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW PROGRAM
    Cybersecurity is a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their data from sophisticated phishing schemes, ransomware, state-sponsored hacking. However, cybersecurity issues are not purely a technology problem—they are multi-headed hydras that need to be addressed with a multi-disciplinary approach. This timely new program provides general managers with a holistic approach to keeping your company secure.

    Certificate:  Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Systematic Innovation of Products, Processes, and Services
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Nov 18-22, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement

  • Description: This five-day program blends the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation, and presents methods that can be put into immediate practice. The goal of this program is to help participants become systematic about innovation in order to create value for their businesses and their customers in the globally connected market.

    Certificate:  Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $9,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Nov 27, 2019 - Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate:  Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Achieving Operational Excellence Through People: Delivering Superior Value to Customers, Employees, and Shareholders
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Leadership, Operations, Managing People & Change
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Operations, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Process Improvement, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program is designed to help senior executives of service businesses—especially those responsible for HR, operations, and customer experience—create and implement an integrated set of strategies that delights customers and keeps them loyal; engages a workforce and helps them find meaning and dignity in their work; and drives high performance and revenue.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Advanced Management Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019 | May 28-Jun 27, 2019
  • Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Applied Neuroscience: Unleashing Brain Power for You and Your People
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This highly experiential course explores neuroscience concepts and techniques to help leaders motivate and inspire their peers and employees in ways that catalyze innovation and increase business success. 

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | Mar 13-Apr 30, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 15-Jul 2, 2019 | Jun 12-Jul 30, 2019 | Aug 14-Oct 1, 2019 | Sep 18-Nov 5, 2019 | Oct 23-Dec 10, 2019 | Nov 20, 2019-Jan 21, 2020
  • Innovation, Technology Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, Globalization, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This online program from the MIT Sloan School of Management and the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) challenges common misconceptions surrounding AI and will equip and encourage you to embrace AI as part of a transformative toolkit.

    With a focus on the organizational and managerial implications of these technologies, rather than on their technical aspects, you’ll leave this course armed with the knowledge and confidence you need to pioneer its successful integration in business.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800 if paid by December 31, 2018; 2019: TBD

    Program Days: 2

  • Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Jul 3-Aug 20, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Nov 6, 2019-Jan 7, 2020
  • Innovation, Technology Management, Business Analytics
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: NEW
    This online program draws on the work of leading MIT faculty and cryptoeconomics expert, Professor Christian Catalini, to examine blockchain technology from an economic perspective. You’ll be offered a foundational overview of how blockchain technology works, in order to demystify the technology and to understand its possibilities and limitations. Over the course of six weeks, you’ll be guided to understand blockchain technology beyond the fundamentals, and to appreciate its application and promise in the context of your own organization.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,500

    Program Days: 2

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building, Leading, and Sustaining the Innovative Organization
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: This course outlines the steps that need to be taken to implement and manage a culture of innovation. Structured around a framework developed at MIT for leading and organizing breakthrough innovation, the program helps participants better understand how to develop sources of information on current and new technologies and consumer needs.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Business Dynamics: MIT's Approach to Diagnosing and Solving Complex Business Problems
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jun 17-21, 2019
  • Systems Thinking
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This course provides an intensive, hands-on introduction to system dynamics, a unique framework for understanding and managing complex businesses and organizations, developed at MIT by the very faculty teaching this program. Participants are introduced to a variety of tools, including mapping techniques, simulation models, and MIT’s “management flight simulators” to help them understand the sources of persistent problems and how business decisions may result in complicated cause-and-effect loops.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Business Process Design for Strategic Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | May 8-Jun 25, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Sep 4-Oct 22, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Operations, Process Improvement
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    Learn to optimize business processes through Dynamic Work Design, a set of principles and methods for achieving sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Closing the Gap Between Strategy and Execution
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    5.0
  • Jul 16-17, 2019
  • Strategy, Leadership
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: A recent survey of more than 400 global CEOs revealed that the ability to execute strategy was their number one challenge, ahead of innovation, geopolitical instability, and top-line growth. Executives are right to be concerned. At least two-thirds of large organizations struggle to implement their strategies. This course is designed to help global executives close the gap between strategic intent and results by introducing a systematic framework and hands-on tools to drive execution in their own organizations.

    Application deadline for July 2019 session is June 5, 2019.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age
  • MORE
    4.2
  • Mar 14-15, 2019 | Jun 6-7, 2019 | Oct 1-2, 2019
  • General Management
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Grounded in extensive cognitive research on how we learn and observe, Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age is designed to help executives and managers become successful communicators in person and in virtual contexts: from group discussions to presentations to social media.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | May 1-Jun 18, 2019 | Aug 28-Oct 15, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Creating High Velocity Organizations
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 13-14, 2019 | Oct 29-30, 2019
  • Process Improvement
  • Primary Topics: Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change

  • Description: What makes some organizations capable of generating and sustaining high-velocity, unparalleled, relentless improvement and innovation? This program will introduce the fundamental principles by which such acceleration occurs, give examples of those principles in practice, and give participants an opportunity to test how those principles can be applied and translated to their own work.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Jul 16-17, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Technology Management, Leadership
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW PROGRAM
    Cybersecurity is a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their data from sophisticated phishing schemes, ransomware, state-sponsored hacking. However, cybersecurity issues are not purely a technology problem—they are multi-headed hydras that need to be addressed with a multi-disciplinary approach. This timely new program provides general managers with a holistic approach to keeping your company secure.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 23-24, 2019 | Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Strategy, Operations
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations

    Secondary Topics: Business Analytics, Globalization, General Management

  • Description: This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading companies. The program helps participants plan the most efficient use of material resources and manage complicated global networks. It also offers analytical, strategic insights into vertical integration, outsourcing, product strategy, supplier management, process technologies, capacity and risk management, and global networks.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 20-21, 2019 | Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing Analytics (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | Jun 5-Jul 23, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Dec 4, 2019-Feb 4, 2020
  • Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Feb 24-Mar 1, 2019 | Sep 22-27, 2019
  • Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Intellectual Property & Capital, Globalization

  • Description: This joint program with IMD helps business leaders successfully manage innovation from concept to commercialization. Drawing on a dynamic and integrative value chain framework created at MIT, participants learn how to build organizational relationships that facilitate knowledge transfer, both within the firm and across the value chain.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: September 2018: USD 11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
  • MORE
  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Entrepreneurship Development Program
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jan 20-25, 2019
  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management, Financial Management

  • Description: Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial education programs, technology transfer system, and global entrepreneurial network. It covers the entire venture creation process, from generating ideas to building viable global businesses, with a special emphasis on the nurturing roles of corporations, universities, governments, and foundations.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Essential IT for Non-IT Executives
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Technology Management
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: General Management

  • Description: For non-technical business leaders and corporate strategists, IT can be a source of much frustration. In many companies, the relationship between IT departments and business leaders is like a troubled marriage—miscommunication is rife, leaving executives struggling to improve the situation. This course is intended to help organizations develop a language shared by managers from various backgrounds and areas of expertise, so they can work together efficiently and productively, propelling the company toward future success.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Founder to Family: Sustaining Family Business Success
  • MORE
  • Jul 22-26, 2019
  • Primary Topics:

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: The Founder to Family program helps founders, or first generation families-in-business, build a bridge to the next generation. Founders and their family members learn to position their companies and families for ongoing success amid a fast-changing business landscape and increasing family complexity. Structure the planning of your transition to the second generation—no matter how distant or close that transition may be. Keep your family business on a path that builds upon the founder’s groundwork and grows value for another generation or more. Accelerate crucial conversations among the founder and his/her family members to resolve issues and set plans for sustaining family and business success.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $36,000 for a team of four, $7,000 for each additional participant (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Fundamentals of Finance for the Technical Executive
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 20-21, 2019 | Oct 31-Nov 1, 2019
  • Business Analytics, Financial Management
  • Primary Topics: Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This program is designed to provide senior technical managers with the financial concepts, strategies, and tools needed to deal more effectively with corporate financial management. Course curriculum focuses on basic financial principles for project evaluation, funding, and resource allocation, helping leaders to work more effectively with financial decision makers and apply the principles of finance to short-term and long-range goals.


    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Future Family Enterprise: Sustaining Multigenerational Success
  • MORE
  • May 5-10, 2019
  • Primary Topics:

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Recent research indicates that most families that achieve financial success—typically through a family company—lose their success within three generations. Why do some family enterprises derail while others prosper? This new program for multigenerational families will help you understand and implement the important driving factors of long-term, enduring, family enterprise success. The course also examines where family enterprises are going and what will drive their success in the future economy.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $40,000 for a team of four, $7,500 for each additional participant (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Greater Boston Leadership Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 11-May 6, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Based on MIT Sloan's original Greater Boston Executive Program that has a 50+ year legacy in the Boston area, this program provides managers with current, research-based frameworks for understanding and improving leadership capabilities, the implementation of organization changes, and the management of human resources. This general management program combines the benefits of seminar discussions among representatives from companies operating in the Greater Boston area in an advanced management course and provides a stimulus for continued study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $12,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Apr 18-19, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Operations, Process Improvement
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program helps executives understand how continuous improvement strategies, sustained over a long period of time, affect core business metrics and business development strategy and contribute to the success of the organization. This course equips managers with a fundamental understanding of how work design—as well as their own approach to management—can be improved for optimal business benefits.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 1-2, 2019
  • Innovation
  • Primary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: NEW
    There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But what do you do when you have an existing product in an existing market that is being challenged? How do you revive those products and restart growth? This new program is designed to help you innovate around your existing products to make them more compelling, useful, and valuable.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Apr 11-12, 2019 | Jun 13-14, 2019 | Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Innovation, Strategy, Leadership
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jan 30-Mar 19, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Leadership and the Lens: Reframing the Question to Unlock Insight and Impact
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Sep 23-25, 2019
  • Innovation, Leadership
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Process Improvement

  • Description: Breakthrough solutions start with assumption-challenging questions and it’s a leader’s obligation to surface them. This unique course uses photography as a powerful mode of learning the key skills required when asking and answering the right questions. Participants increase their capacity to frame new possibilities for their organizations, even as they learn to craft more compelling images.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $5,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Leadership by Design: Innovation Process and Culture
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Jun 25-26, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Innovation, Product Development & Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Successful companies create compelling, disruptive products and services by cultivating a culture of design thinking—and by putting people at the center of their process. These firms innovate continuously by connecting with customer needs and emotions and demonstrating effective design leadership. Learn how enable this design culture at your organization to achieve buy-in for your vision and create solutions that consumers love.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leading and Transforming Family Businesses - China
  • MORE
  • Mar 15-Jul 12, 2019
  • Primary Topics:

  • Description: This program is designed to help leaders of Chinese family enterprises develop sound growth strategies, strengthen their organizations, and build a firm foundation for long-term success. The program is taught in both Mandarin and English with simultaneous translation.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $47,500 USD (Covers tuition, books, case materials, accommodations, and most meals)

    Program Days: 5

  • Leading Change in Complex Organizations
  • MORE
    4.6
  • May 13-17, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

  • Description: Learn to harness the leadership skills, political resources, and cultural understandings needed to guide successful organizational change. This program utilizes a unique analytical framework to address the change process from three perspectives: strategic, political, and cultural. Each of these lenses provides critical insights and tools that can help you avoid the pitfalls associated with managing change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 15-16, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 16, 2019 | May 8-Jul 9, 2019 | Jul 3-Sep 3, 2019 | Oct 2-Dec 3, 2019
  • Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Complex Technical Projects
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Product Development & Management
  • Primary Topics: Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program enables participants to reduce the complexity involved in large projects by restructuring development and management procedures in ways that produces small-team results. MIT’s innovative solution, based on the design structure matrix (DSM), is devised to streamline complex projects by developing detailed models to understand the intricate interactions and iterative nature of design.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Technical Professionals and Organizations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

  • Description: This program explores a set of proven, practical, and innovative strategies for maximizing the contribution of an organization’s technical resources. It provides key insights on how to retain technical staff, integrate technical professionals into the organization, build more successful project teams, and keep teams high-performing over time.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Marketing Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 6-7, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Innovation, Marketing
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Marketing

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: You’ve created an innovative new product or service that could revolutionize your industry, but do you know how to successfully bring it to market? Are you prepared to assess market opportunities? Will customers readily understand the value of your innovation? This program is designed to provide executives who already have deep technical or functional experience with a thorough review of key marketing concepts as they relate to new innovations and new products. This course also covers new digital techniques and the evolution of marketing as a data-driven science.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Mastering Design Thinking (online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 19-May 8, 2019
  • Innovation, Product Development & Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Process Improvement

  • Description: Design thinking is a powerful process of problem solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with Emeritus. Please register on the Emeritus website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,300

    Program Days: 3

  • Maximizing Your Personal Productivity: How to Become an Efficient and Effective Executive
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Jun 18-19, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This course is designed to increase the personal productivity of professionals through a series of case studies, practical exercises, and background readings. Maximizing Your Personal Productivity is based on Extreme Productivity, a best-selling book by Bob Pozen, Faculty Director of the program and former President of Fidelity Investments and Executive Chairman of MFS Investment Management. The program encourages self-evaluation through polls and surveys about your work habits and provides ample opportunities for learning through doing.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Negotiation for Executives
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Jun 4-5, 2019 | Oct 10-11, 2019
  • General Management
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in mutual trust and respect and that result in success at the bargaining table. Through interactive exercises and extensive feedback, participants learn to prioritize multiple issues to reach the most beneficial resolution and to optimize both the economic and subjective value of negotiations.


    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Neuroscience for Leadership
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program will provide hands-on application of concepts and techniques deriving from brain research and psychology that can improve your individual leadership performance, as well as that of your team and organization.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 14-15, 2019 | Jun 4-5, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Strategy, Entrepreneurship
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: Over the past two decades, some of the most profitable and successful firms are those that have adopted a digital platform model—a strategy whereby the company allows two or more disparate groups to interact over a platform to co-create value; for example, website developers and users on Akamai, recruiters and employees on LinkedIn, and drivers and customers on Uber. In this two-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be revised to be successful.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Revitalizing Your Digital Business Model
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Sep 24-25, 2019
  • Technology Management, Strategy
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Process Improvement

  • Description: MIT Sloan has created frameworks to help enterprises define and build powerful business models that will enable organizations to compete in the global digital economy. This program illustrates the frameworks with examples from successful companies such as Amazon, Apple, LexisNexis, USAA, and Procter & Gamble and includes assessment exercises and consulting group sessions.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategic Cost Analysis for Managers
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 11-12, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Financial Management
  • Primary Topics: Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Business Analytics

  • Description: In this course, participants learn to analyze the performance of projects, and even entire departments, from a financial perspective; gain a deeper understanding of how resources are allocated throughout an organization; and understand how to leverage cost analysis to position a particular project or department for success.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategies for Sustainable Business
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 18-20, 2019 | Oct 28-30, 2019
  • Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This innovative three-day program uniquely applies MIT frameworks of process improvement and system dynamics to the topic of sustainability in an effort to help participants return to their organizations with practical strategies for manifesting consensus and change—at both the micro and macro levels.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Supply Chain Strategy and Management
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 25-26, 2019 | Jul 16-17, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Operations, Globalization
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept of technology clockspeed, for strategically managing and optimizing supply chains. Participants gain a deeper understanding of supply chain integration, technology sourcing, make-buy decisions, strategic partnering and outsourcing, and IT and decision-support systems.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Systematic Innovation of Products, Processes, and Services
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Nov 18-22, 2019
  • Innovation, Product Development & Management
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement

  • Description: This five-day program blends the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation, and presents methods that can be put into immediate practice. The goal of this program is to help participants become systematic about innovation in order to create value for their businesses and their customers in the globally connected market.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $9,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Innovation, Leadership
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to research by Hal Gregersen, co-author of The Innovator's DNA and executive director of the MIT Leadership Center, mastering five key skills forms the foundation for finding ideas that create value. This innovation program helps executives learn to achieve breakthrough insights through self-assessment, catalytic questioning, deep observation, diverse networking, and rapid experimentation.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Transforming Your Leadership Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: As organizations move away from a “command and control” model to a more “cultivate and coordinate” model, executives can no longer rely on old ways of thinking about leadership strategies. This course introduces participants to a powerful framework developed at MIT to help leaders at every level drive innovation, maximize team performance, and succeed in today’s complex world of fast-paced, dramatic change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding and Solving Complex Business Problems
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jun 25-26, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Systems Thinking
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This program introduces participants to MIT's unique, powerful, and integrative system dynamics approach to assess problems that will not go away and to produce the results they want. Through exercises and simulation models participants experience the long-term side effects and impacts of decisions and understand the ways in which performance is tied to structures and policies.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding Global Markets: Macroeconomics for Executives
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jun 17-19, 2019 | Oct 14-16, 2019
  • Globalization
  • Primary Topics: Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This three-day program presents tools and frameworks to help executives understand and predict the medium- to long-run performance of economies in order to mitigate risk, develop growth plans, and make investment decisions, both locally and abroad. Participants will leave the program better able to make business decisions that take global markets and macroeconomics into account and how to interpret economic change in the context of their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

Business Analytics
  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Jul 3-Aug 20, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Nov 6, 2019-Jan 7, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: NEW
    This online program draws on the work of leading MIT faculty and cryptoeconomics expert, Professor Christian Catalini, to examine blockchain technology from an economic perspective. You’ll be offered a foundational overview of how blockchain technology works, in order to demystify the technology and to understand its possibilities and limitations. Over the course of six weeks, you’ll be guided to understand blockchain technology beyond the fundamentals, and to appreciate its application and promise in the context of your own organization.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,500

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing Analytics (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | Jun 5-Jul 23, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Dec 4, 2019-Feb 4, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Fundamentals of Finance for the Technical Executive
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 20-21, 2019 | Oct 31-Nov 1, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This program is designed to provide senior technical managers with the financial concepts, strategies, and tools needed to deal more effectively with corporate financial management. Course curriculum focuses on basic financial principles for project evaluation, funding, and resource allocation, helping leaders to work more effectively with financial decision makers and apply the principles of finance to short-term and long-range goals.


    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | May 1-Jun 18, 2019 | Aug 28-Oct 15, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Entrepreneurship Development Program
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jan 20-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management, Financial Management

  • Description: Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial education programs, technology transfer system, and global entrepreneurial network. It covers the entire venture creation process, from generating ideas to building viable global businesses, with a special emphasis on the nurturing roles of corporations, universities, governments, and foundations.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 14-15, 2019 | Jun 4-5, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: Over the past two decades, some of the most profitable and successful firms are those that have adopted a digital platform model—a strategy whereby the company allows two or more disparate groups to interact over a platform to co-create value; for example, website developers and users on Akamai, recruiters and employees on LinkedIn, and drivers and customers on Uber. In this two-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be revised to be successful.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Financial Management
  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
  • MORE
  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Fundamentals of Finance for the Technical Executive
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 20-21, 2019 | Oct 31-Nov 1, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This program is designed to provide senior technical managers with the financial concepts, strategies, and tools needed to deal more effectively with corporate financial management. Course curriculum focuses on basic financial principles for project evaluation, funding, and resource allocation, helping leaders to work more effectively with financial decision makers and apply the principles of finance to short-term and long-range goals.


    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategic Cost Analysis for Managers
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 11-12, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Business Analytics

  • Description: In this course, participants learn to analyze the performance of projects, and even entire departments, from a financial perspective; gain a deeper understanding of how resources are allocated throughout an organization; and understand how to leverage cost analysis to position a particular project or department for success.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

General Management
  • Advanced Management Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019 | May 28-Jun 27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age
  • MORE
    4.2
  • Mar 14-15, 2019 | Jun 6-7, 2019 | Oct 1-2, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Grounded in extensive cognitive research on how we learn and observe, Communication and Persuasion in the Digital Age is designed to help executives and managers become successful communicators in person and in virtual contexts: from group discussions to presentations to social media.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Feb 24-Mar 1, 2019 | Sep 22-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Intellectual Property & Capital, Globalization

  • Description: This joint program with IMD helps business leaders successfully manage innovation from concept to commercialization. Drawing on a dynamic and integrative value chain framework created at MIT, participants learn how to build organizational relationships that facilitate knowledge transfer, both within the firm and across the value chain.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: September 2018: USD 11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
  • MORE
  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Greater Boston Leadership Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 11-May 6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Based on MIT Sloan's original Greater Boston Executive Program that has a 50+ year legacy in the Boston area, this program provides managers with current, research-based frameworks for understanding and improving leadership capabilities, the implementation of organization changes, and the management of human resources. This general management program combines the benefits of seminar discussions among representatives from companies operating in the Greater Boston area in an advanced management course and provides a stimulus for continued study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $12,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leading Change in Complex Organizations
  • MORE
    4.6
  • May 13-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

  • Description: Learn to harness the leadership skills, political resources, and cultural understandings needed to guide successful organizational change. This program utilizes a unique analytical framework to address the change process from three perspectives: strategic, political, and cultural. Each of these lenses provides critical insights and tools that can help you avoid the pitfalls associated with managing change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 15-16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Technical Professionals and Organizations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

  • Description: This program explores a set of proven, practical, and innovative strategies for maximizing the contribution of an organization’s technical resources. It provides key insights on how to retain technical staff, integrate technical professionals into the organization, build more successful project teams, and keep teams high-performing over time.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Maximizing Your Personal Productivity: How to Become an Efficient and Effective Executive
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Jun 18-19, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This course is designed to increase the personal productivity of professionals through a series of case studies, practical exercises, and background readings. Maximizing Your Personal Productivity is based on Extreme Productivity, a best-selling book by Bob Pozen, Faculty Director of the program and former President of Fidelity Investments and Executive Chairman of MFS Investment Management. The program encourages self-evaluation through polls and surveys about your work habits and provides ample opportunities for learning through doing.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Negotiation for Executives
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Jun 4-5, 2019 | Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Primary Topics: General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in mutual trust and respect and that result in success at the bargaining table. Through interactive exercises and extensive feedback, participants learn to prioritize multiple issues to reach the most beneficial resolution and to optimize both the economic and subjective value of negotiations.


    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Transforming Your Leadership Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: As organizations move away from a “command and control” model to a more “cultivate and coordinate” model, executives can no longer rely on old ways of thinking about leadership strategies. This course introduces participants to a powerful framework developed at MIT to help leaders at every level drive innovation, maximize team performance, and succeed in today’s complex world of fast-paced, dramatic change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Globalization
  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 16, 2019 | May 8-Jul 9, 2019 | Jul 3-Sep 3, 2019 | Oct 2-Dec 3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Supply Chain Strategy and Management
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 25-26, 2019 | Jul 16-17, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept of technology clockspeed, for strategically managing and optimizing supply chains. Participants gain a deeper understanding of supply chain integration, technology sourcing, make-buy decisions, strategic partnering and outsourcing, and IT and decision-support systems.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Understanding Global Markets: Macroeconomics for Executives
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jun 17-19, 2019 | Oct 14-16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics, Financial Management

  • Description: This three-day program presents tools and frameworks to help executives understand and predict the medium- to long-run performance of economies in order to mitigate risk, develop growth plans, and make investment decisions, both locally and abroad. Participants will leave the program better able to make business decisions that take global markets and macroeconomics into account and how to interpret economic change in the context of their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

Innovation
  • Advanced Management Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019 | May 28-Jun 27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | Mar 13-Apr 30, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 15-Jul 2, 2019 | Jun 12-Jul 30, 2019 | Aug 14-Oct 1, 2019 | Sep 18-Nov 5, 2019 | Oct 23-Dec 10, 2019 | Nov 20, 2019-Jan 21, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, Globalization, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This online program from the MIT Sloan School of Management and the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) challenges common misconceptions surrounding AI and will equip and encourage you to embrace AI as part of a transformative toolkit.

    With a focus on the organizational and managerial implications of these technologies, rather than on their technical aspects, you’ll leave this course armed with the knowledge and confidence you need to pioneer its successful integration in business.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800 if paid by December 31, 2018; 2019: TBD

    Program Days: 2

  • Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Jul 3-Aug 20, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Nov 6, 2019-Jan 7, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: NEW
    This online program draws on the work of leading MIT faculty and cryptoeconomics expert, Professor Christian Catalini, to examine blockchain technology from an economic perspective. You’ll be offered a foundational overview of how blockchain technology works, in order to demystify the technology and to understand its possibilities and limitations. Over the course of six weeks, you’ll be guided to understand blockchain technology beyond the fundamentals, and to appreciate its application and promise in the context of your own organization.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,500

    Program Days: 2

  • Building, Leading, and Sustaining the Innovative Organization
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: This course outlines the steps that need to be taken to implement and manage a culture of innovation. Structured around a framework developed at MIT for leading and organizing breakthrough innovation, the program helps participants better understand how to develop sources of information on current and new technologies and consumer needs.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | May 1-Jun 18, 2019 | Aug 28-Oct 15, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 20-21, 2019 | Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Feb 24-Mar 1, 2019 | Sep 22-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Intellectual Property & Capital, Globalization

  • Description: This joint program with IMD helps business leaders successfully manage innovation from concept to commercialization. Drawing on a dynamic and integrative value chain framework created at MIT, participants learn how to build organizational relationships that facilitate knowledge transfer, both within the firm and across the value chain.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: September 2018: USD 11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Entrepreneurship Development Program
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jan 20-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management, Financial Management

  • Description: Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial education programs, technology transfer system, and global entrepreneurial network. It covers the entire venture creation process, from generating ideas to building viable global businesses, with a special emphasis on the nurturing roles of corporations, universities, governments, and foundations.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 1-2, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: NEW
    There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But what do you do when you have an existing product in an existing market that is being challenged? How do you revive those products and restart growth? This new program is designed to help you innovate around your existing products to make them more compelling, useful, and valuable.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Apr 11-12, 2019 | Jun 13-14, 2019 | Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leadership and the Lens: Reframing the Question to Unlock Insight and Impact
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Sep 23-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Process Improvement

  • Description: Breakthrough solutions start with assumption-challenging questions and it’s a leader’s obligation to surface them. This unique course uses photography as a powerful mode of learning the key skills required when asking and answering the right questions. Participants increase their capacity to frame new possibilities for their organizations, even as they learn to craft more compelling images.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $5,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Leadership by Design: Innovation Process and Culture
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Jun 25-26, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Successful companies create compelling, disruptive products and services by cultivating a culture of design thinking—and by putting people at the center of their process. These firms innovate continuously by connecting with customer needs and emotions and demonstrating effective design leadership. Learn how enable this design culture at your organization to achieve buy-in for your vision and create solutions that consumers love.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Technical Professionals and Organizations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

  • Description: This program explores a set of proven, practical, and innovative strategies for maximizing the contribution of an organization’s technical resources. It provides key insights on how to retain technical staff, integrate technical professionals into the organization, build more successful project teams, and keep teams high-performing over time.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Marketing Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 6-7, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Marketing

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: You’ve created an innovative new product or service that could revolutionize your industry, but do you know how to successfully bring it to market? Are you prepared to assess market opportunities? Will customers readily understand the value of your innovation? This program is designed to provide executives who already have deep technical or functional experience with a thorough review of key marketing concepts as they relate to new innovations and new products. This course also covers new digital techniques and the evolution of marketing as a data-driven science.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Mastering Design Thinking (online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 19-May 8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Process Improvement

  • Description: Design thinking is a powerful process of problem solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with Emeritus. Please register on the Emeritus website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,300

    Program Days: 3

  • Systematic Innovation of Products, Processes, and Services
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Nov 18-22, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement

  • Description: This five-day program blends the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation, and presents methods that can be put into immediate practice. The goal of this program is to help participants become systematic about innovation in order to create value for their businesses and their customers in the globally connected market.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $9,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to research by Hal Gregersen, co-author of The Innovator's DNA and executive director of the MIT Leadership Center, mastering five key skills forms the foundation for finding ideas that create value. This innovation program helps executives learn to achieve breakthrough insights through self-assessment, catalytic questioning, deep observation, diverse networking, and rapid experimentation.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Intellectual Property & Capital
  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 20-21, 2019 | Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Leadership
  • Achieving Operational Excellence Through People: Delivering Superior Value to Customers, Employees, and Shareholders
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Operations, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Process Improvement, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program is designed to help senior executives of service businesses—especially those responsible for HR, operations, and customer experience—create and implement an integrated set of strategies that delights customers and keeps them loyal; engages a workforce and helps them find meaning and dignity in their work; and drives high performance and revenue.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Advanced Management Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019 | May 28-Jun 27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Applied Neuroscience: Unleashing Brain Power for You and Your People
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This highly experiential course explores neuroscience concepts and techniques to help leaders motivate and inspire their peers and employees in ways that catalyze innovation and increase business success. 

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Closing the Gap Between Strategy and Execution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Jul 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: A recent survey of more than 400 global CEOs revealed that the ability to execute strategy was their number one challenge, ahead of innovation, geopolitical instability, and top-line growth. Executives are right to be concerned. At least two-thirds of large organizations struggle to implement their strategies. This course is designed to help global executives close the gap between strategic intent and results by introducing a systematic framework and hands-on tools to drive execution in their own organizations.

    Application deadline for July 2019 session is June 5, 2019.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | May 1-Jun 18, 2019 | Aug 28-Oct 15, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Jul 16-17, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW PROGRAM
    Cybersecurity is a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their data from sophisticated phishing schemes, ransomware, state-sponsored hacking. However, cybersecurity issues are not purely a technology problem—they are multi-headed hydras that need to be addressed with a multi-disciplinary approach. This timely new program provides general managers with a holistic approach to keeping your company secure.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Greater Boston Leadership Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 11-May 6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Based on MIT Sloan's original Greater Boston Executive Program that has a 50+ year legacy in the Boston area, this program provides managers with current, research-based frameworks for understanding and improving leadership capabilities, the implementation of organization changes, and the management of human resources. This general management program combines the benefits of seminar discussions among representatives from companies operating in the Greater Boston area in an advanced management course and provides a stimulus for continued study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $12,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Apr 11-12, 2019 | Jun 13-14, 2019 | Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jan 30-Mar 19, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Leadership and the Lens: Reframing the Question to Unlock Insight and Impact
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Sep 23-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Process Improvement

  • Description: Breakthrough solutions start with assumption-challenging questions and it’s a leader’s obligation to surface them. This unique course uses photography as a powerful mode of learning the key skills required when asking and answering the right questions. Participants increase their capacity to frame new possibilities for their organizations, even as they learn to craft more compelling images.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $5,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Leading Change in Complex Organizations
  • MORE
    4.6
  • May 13-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

  • Description: Learn to harness the leadership skills, political resources, and cultural understandings needed to guide successful organizational change. This program utilizes a unique analytical framework to address the change process from three perspectives: strategic, political, and cultural. Each of these lenses provides critical insights and tools that can help you avoid the pitfalls associated with managing change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 15-16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Maximizing Your Personal Productivity: How to Become an Efficient and Effective Executive
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Jun 18-19, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This course is designed to increase the personal productivity of professionals through a series of case studies, practical exercises, and background readings. Maximizing Your Personal Productivity is based on Extreme Productivity, a best-selling book by Bob Pozen, Faculty Director of the program and former President of Fidelity Investments and Executive Chairman of MFS Investment Management. The program encourages self-evaluation through polls and surveys about your work habits and provides ample opportunities for learning through doing.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Neuroscience for Leadership
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program will provide hands-on application of concepts and techniques deriving from brain research and psychology that can improve your individual leadership performance, as well as that of your team and organization.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategies for Sustainable Business
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 18-20, 2019 | Oct 28-30, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This innovative three-day program uniquely applies MIT frameworks of process improvement and system dynamics to the topic of sustainability in an effort to help participants return to their organizations with practical strategies for manifesting consensus and change—at both the micro and macro levels.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to research by Hal Gregersen, co-author of The Innovator's DNA and executive director of the MIT Leadership Center, mastering five key skills forms the foundation for finding ideas that create value. This innovation program helps executives learn to achieve breakthrough insights through self-assessment, catalytic questioning, deep observation, diverse networking, and rapid experimentation.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Transforming Your Leadership Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: As organizations move away from a “command and control” model to a more “cultivate and coordinate” model, executives can no longer rely on old ways of thinking about leadership strategies. This course introduces participants to a powerful framework developed at MIT to help leaders at every level drive innovation, maximize team performance, and succeed in today’s complex world of fast-paced, dramatic change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Managing People & Change
  • Achieving Operational Excellence Through People: Delivering Superior Value to Customers, Employees, and Shareholders
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Operations, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Process Improvement, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program is designed to help senior executives of service businesses—especially those responsible for HR, operations, and customer experience—create and implement an integrated set of strategies that delights customers and keeps them loyal; engages a workforce and helps them find meaning and dignity in their work; and drives high performance and revenue.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Advanced Management Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019 | May 28-Jun 27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Process Improvement, Entrepreneurship, Globalization

  • Description: The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a month-long senior executive program designed for a diverse group of seasoned executives seeking a transformative learning experience among global peers. AMP participants will engage in custom learning components led by MIT’s world-renowned faculty, including interactive classroom sessions, management simulations, case studies, 1-1 leadership coaching, and individualized feedback assessments. Participants will also explore the many companies, labs and centers that make MIT and surrounding Kendall Square the epicenter of innovation worldwide.

    We are offering two iterations of AMP in 2019:

    • January 8 – February 7 (application period has closed)
      Note: This iteration includes participation in our intensive Entrepreneurship Development Program during Week 3.
    • May 28 – June 27 (application deadline is April 12, 2019)

    Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early applications are encouraged.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $65,000 (including accommodations)

    Program Days: 25

  • Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Mar 19-20, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Operations, Marketing

  • Description: Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided strategic thinking necessary to develop, refine, and implement an analytics program for their organization. It taps into the best practices from the sports industry’s analytics revolution as a case study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Applied Neuroscience: Unleashing Brain Power for You and Your People
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Oct 8-9, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This highly experiential course explores neuroscience concepts and techniques to help leaders motivate and inspire their peers and employees in ways that catalyze innovation and increase business success. 

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building, Leading, and Sustaining the Innovative Organization
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: This course outlines the steps that need to be taken to implement and manage a culture of innovation. Structured around a framework developed at MIT for leading and organizing breakthrough innovation, the program helps participants better understand how to develop sources of information on current and new technologies and consumer needs.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Greater Boston Leadership Program
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 11-May 6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: Based on MIT Sloan's original Greater Boston Executive Program that has a 50+ year legacy in the Boston area, this program provides managers with current, research-based frameworks for understanding and improving leadership capabilities, the implementation of organization changes, and the management of human resources. This general management program combines the benefits of seminar discussions among representatives from companies operating in the Greater Boston area in an advanced management course and provides a stimulus for continued study.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $12,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jan 30-Mar 19, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Leading Change in Complex Organizations
  • MORE
    4.6
  • May 13-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

  • Description: Learn to harness the leadership skills, political resources, and cultural understandings needed to guide successful organizational change. This program utilizes a unique analytical framework to address the change process from three perspectives: strategic, political, and cultural. Each of these lenses provides critical insights and tools that can help you avoid the pitfalls associated with managing change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Leading People At Work: Strategies for Talent Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 27-28, 2019 | Oct 15-16, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Business Analytics

  • Description: NEW
    People analytics is a data-driven approach to improving people-related decisions for the purpose of advancing both individual and organizational success. This new program explores a number of strategies used to attract and retain top talent and illustrates how these strategies are being designed and used at cutting-edge companies.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 16, 2019 | May 8-Jul 9, 2019 | Jul 3-Sep 3, 2019 | Oct 2-Dec 3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Technical Professionals and Organizations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

  • Description: This program explores a set of proven, practical, and innovative strategies for maximizing the contribution of an organization’s technical resources. It provides key insights on how to retain technical staff, integrate technical professionals into the organization, build more successful project teams, and keep teams high-performing over time.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Maximizing Your Personal Productivity: How to Become an Efficient and Effective Executive
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Jun 18-19, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This course is designed to increase the personal productivity of professionals through a series of case studies, practical exercises, and background readings. Maximizing Your Personal Productivity is based on Extreme Productivity, a best-selling book by Bob Pozen, Faculty Director of the program and former President of Fidelity Investments and Executive Chairman of MFS Investment Management. The program encourages self-evaluation through polls and surveys about your work habits and provides ample opportunities for learning through doing.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Neuroscience for Leadership
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program will provide hands-on application of concepts and techniques deriving from brain research and psychology that can improve your individual leadership performance, as well as that of your team and organization.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Transforming Your Leadership Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: As organizations move away from a “command and control” model to a more “cultivate and coordinate” model, executives can no longer rely on old ways of thinking about leadership strategies. This course introduces participants to a powerful framework developed at MIT to help leaders at every level drive innovation, maximize team performance, and succeed in today’s complex world of fast-paced, dramatic change.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Marketing
  • Digital Marketing Analytics (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | Jun 5-Jul 23, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Dec 4, 2019-Feb 4, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Feb 24-Mar 1, 2019 | Sep 22-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Intellectual Property & Capital, Globalization

  • Description: This joint program with IMD helps business leaders successfully manage innovation from concept to commercialization. Drawing on a dynamic and integrative value chain framework created at MIT, participants learn how to build organizational relationships that facilitate knowledge transfer, both within the firm and across the value chain.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: September 2018: USD 11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
  • MORE
  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Marketing Innovation
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Mar 12-13, 2019 | Jun 6-7, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Marketing

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: You’ve created an innovative new product or service that could revolutionize your industry, but do you know how to successfully bring it to market? Are you prepared to assess market opportunities? Will customers readily understand the value of your innovation? This program is designed to provide executives who already have deep technical or functional experience with a thorough review of key marketing concepts as they relate to new innovations and new products. This course also covers new digital techniques and the evolution of marketing as a data-driven science.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Operations
  • Achieving Operational Excellence Through People: Delivering Superior Value to Customers, Employees, and Shareholders
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Jul 11-12, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Leadership, Operations, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Process Improvement, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program is designed to help senior executives of service businesses—especially those responsible for HR, operations, and customer experience—create and implement an integrated set of strategies that delights customers and keeps them loyal; engages a workforce and helps them find meaning and dignity in their work; and drives high performance and revenue.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Business Process Design for Strategic Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | May 8-Jun 25, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Sep 4-Oct 22, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    Learn to optimize business processes through Dynamic Work Design, a set of principles and methods for achieving sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 23-24, 2019 | Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations

    Secondary Topics: Business Analytics, Globalization, General Management

  • Description: This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading companies. The program helps participants plan the most efficient use of material resources and manage complicated global networks. It also offers analytical, strategic insights into vertical integration, outsourcing, product strategy, supplier management, process technologies, capacity and risk management, and global networks.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
  • MORE
  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Apr 18-19, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program helps executives understand how continuous improvement strategies, sustained over a long period of time, affect core business metrics and business development strategy and contribute to the success of the organization. This course equips managers with a fundamental understanding of how work design—as well as their own approach to management—can be improved for optimal business benefits.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Supply Chain Strategy and Management
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 25-26, 2019 | Jul 16-17, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept of technology clockspeed, for strategically managing and optimizing supply chains. Participants gain a deeper understanding of supply chain integration, technology sourcing, make-buy decisions, strategic partnering and outsourcing, and IT and decision-support systems.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Process Improvement
  • Business Process Design for Strategic Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | May 8-Jun 25, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Sep 4-Oct 22, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    Learn to optimize business processes through Dynamic Work Design, a set of principles and methods for achieving sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Creating High Velocity Organizations
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 13-14, 2019 | Oct 29-30, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change

  • Description: What makes some organizations capable of generating and sustaining high-velocity, unparalleled, relentless improvement and innovation? This program will introduce the fundamental principles by which such acceleration occurs, give examples of those principles in practice, and give participants an opportunity to test how those principles can be applied and translated to their own work.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Implementing Improvement Strategies: Dynamic Work Design
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Apr 18-19, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program helps executives understand how continuous improvement strategies, sustained over a long period of time, affect core business metrics and business development strategy and contribute to the success of the organization. This course equips managers with a fundamental understanding of how work design—as well as their own approach to management—can be improved for optimal business benefits.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Macroeconomics for Management (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 16, 2019 | May 8-Jul 9, 2019 | Jul 3-Sep 3, 2019 | Oct 2-Dec 3, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Globalization

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

Product Development & Management
  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 20-21, 2019 | Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Leadership by Design: Innovation Process and Culture
  • MORE
    4.1
  • Jun 25-26, 2019 | Oct 22-23, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership

  • Description: Successful companies create compelling, disruptive products and services by cultivating a culture of design thinking—and by putting people at the center of their process. These firms innovate continuously by connecting with customer needs and emotions and demonstrating effective design leadership. Learn how enable this design culture at your organization to achieve buy-in for your vision and create solutions that consumers love.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Complex Technical Projects
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Managing People & Change

  • Description: This program enables participants to reduce the complexity involved in large projects by restructuring development and management procedures in ways that produces small-team results. MIT’s innovative solution, based on the design structure matrix (DSM), is devised to streamline complex projects by developing detailed models to understand the intricate interactions and iterative nature of design.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Mastering Design Thinking (online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 19-May 8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Process Improvement

  • Description: Design thinking is a powerful process of problem solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with Emeritus. Please register on the Emeritus website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,300

    Program Days: 3

  • Systematic Innovation of Products, Processes, and Services
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Nov 18-22, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement

  • Description: This five-day program blends the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation, and presents methods that can be put into immediate practice. The goal of this program is to help participants become systematic about innovation in order to create value for their businesses and their customers in the globally connected market.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $9,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

Strategy
  • Building Game-Changing Organizations: Aligning Purpose, Performance, and People
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 28-29, 2019 | Jul 9-10, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Globalization

  • Description: Participants in this organizational strategy program will learn what it takes to build game-changing companies that make their teams and areas of responsibility world-class talent factories. They will also discuss the importance of building an innovative company culture and learn from the successes and challenges of various companies that have been on similar journeys of transformation.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Building, Leading, and Sustaining the Innovative Organization
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: This course outlines the steps that need to be taken to implement and manage a culture of innovation. Structured around a framework developed at MIT for leading and organizing breakthrough innovation, the program helps participants better understand how to develop sources of information on current and new technologies and consumer needs.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Closing the Gap Between Strategy and Execution
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Jul 16-17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: A recent survey of more than 400 global CEOs revealed that the ability to execute strategy was their number one challenge, ahead of innovation, geopolitical instability, and top-line growth. Executives are right to be concerned. At least two-thirds of large organizations struggle to implement their strategies. This course is designed to help global executives close the gap between strategic intent and results by introducing a systematic framework and hands-on tools to drive execution in their own organizations.

    Application deadline for July 2019 session is June 5, 2019.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems (self-paced online)
  • MORE
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | May 1-Jun 18, 2019 | Aug 28-Oct 15, 2019 | Oct 30-Dec 17, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Managing People & Change, Globalization

  • Description: NEW
    In today’s dynamic and ever-changing economic climate, innovation is less of a choice and more of a business imperative. Similar to entrepreneurship, innovation requires a context of engagement and interconnection between people, stakeholders, and ecosystems in order to flourish — in other words, an innovation ecosystem. This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Apr 23-24, 2019 | Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 5-6, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations

    Secondary Topics: Business Analytics, Globalization, General Management

  • Description: This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading companies. The program helps participants plan the most efficient use of material resources and manage complicated global networks. It also offers analytical, strategic insights into vertical integration, outsourcing, product strategy, supplier management, process technologies, capacity and risk management, and global networks.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 20-21, 2019 | Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | Jun 26-Aug 13, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing Analytics (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    5.0
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | Jun 5-Jul 23, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Dec 4, 2019-Feb 4, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: NEW
    This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Jun 11-12, 2019 | Oct 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Marketing, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Product Development & Management

  • Description: Digitization is revolutionizing marketing strategy. From tablets and big data to new customer monitoring tools and the global emergence of social networking, recent technology has revolutionized the modes of communication through which businesses and brands engage with consumers. This course is designed to help executives understand the new rules of marketing in the digital age, covering a range of topics that include search marketing, social network marketing and analytics, predictive modeling, mobile advertising and commerce, CRM strategy, and digital advertising.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Feb 24-Mar 1, 2019 | Sep 22-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Managing People & Change, Intellectual Property & Capital, Globalization

  • Description: This joint program with IMD helps business leaders successfully manage innovation from concept to commercialization. Drawing on a dynamic and integrative value chain framework created at MIT, participants learn how to build organizational relationships that facilitate knowledge transfer, both within the firm and across the value chain.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: September 2018: USD 11,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program
  • MORE
  • Feb 17-May 25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Marketing, General Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: New
    The fashion and luxury industries are facing historic disruption as a result of digital transformation, big data, and social media. Success in these industries now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership.

    The ELLE International Fashion and Luxury Management Program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: €16,000 to €25,000 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Apr 11-12, 2019 | Jun 13-14, 2019 | Oct 10-11, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Strategy, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Operations, Managing People & Change, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jan 30-Mar 19, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 14-15, 2019 | Jun 4-5, 2019 | Nov 7-8, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Entrepreneurship

    Secondary Topics: Innovation

  • Description: Over the past two decades, some of the most profitable and successful firms are those that have adopted a digital platform model—a strategy whereby the company allows two or more disparate groups to interact over a platform to co-create value; for example, website developers and users on Akamai, recruiters and employees on LinkedIn, and drivers and customers on Uber. In this two-day program, participants eager to develop or launch a digital platform approach will learn why and how their business strategies may need to be revised to be successful.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Revitalizing Your Digital Business Model
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Sep 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Process Improvement

  • Description: MIT Sloan has created frameworks to help enterprises define and build powerful business models that will enable organizations to compete in the global digital economy. This program illustrates the frameworks with examples from successful companies such as Amazon, Apple, LexisNexis, USAA, and Procter & Gamble and includes assessment exercises and consulting group sessions.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategies for Sustainable Business
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 18-20, 2019 | Oct 28-30, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This innovative three-day program uniquely applies MIT frameworks of process improvement and system dynamics to the topic of sustainability in an effort to help participants return to their organizations with practical strategies for manifesting consensus and change—at both the micro and macro levels.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

Systems Thinking
  • Business Dynamics: MIT's Approach to Diagnosing and Solving Complex Business Problems
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jun 17-21, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This course provides an intensive, hands-on introduction to system dynamics, a unique framework for understanding and managing complex businesses and organizations, developed at MIT by the very faculty teaching this program. Participants are introduced to a variety of tools, including mapping techniques, simulation models, and MIT’s “management flight simulators” to help them understand the sources of persistent problems and how business decisions may result in complicated cause-and-effect loops.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $9,500 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 5

  • Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Oct 3-4, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership, Managing People & Change, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Operations, Process Improvement, Globalization, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW
    Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or paradoxes that surface and seem unresolvable. This research-driven and practitioner-led program is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Implementing Industry 4.0: Leading Change in Manufacturing and Operations
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Jul 18-19, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Operations, Process Improvement, Business Analytics, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership, Managing People & Change

  • Description: NEW
    In the race to implement new manufacturing technologies and systems, such as the Industrial Internet of Things, it is often forgotten that factories and operations already have systems in place—and the inner workings of these systems tend to actively resist any change forced upon them. This new program is designed to help manufacturing executives and frontline leaders implement technological change at their companies while developing a company culture that puts people first.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Managing Product Platforms: Delivering Variety and Realizing Synergies
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Apr 9-10, 2019 | Jul 11-12, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking, Product Development & Management, Financial Management

    Secondary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Operations

  • Description: This course introduces participants to the concept of “commonality" or product platforms—the sharing of components, processes, technologies, interfaces and/or infrastructure across a product family. Successful product platform management software allows companies to develop better products more easily, improve product family planning and lifecycle management, and increase corporate profitability.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Strategies for Sustainable Business
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Mar 18-20, 2019 | Oct 28-30, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Strategy, Systems Thinking, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Managing People & Change, General Management

  • Description: This innovative three-day program uniquely applies MIT frameworks of process improvement and system dynamics to the topic of sustainability in an effort to help participants return to their organizations with practical strategies for manifesting consensus and change—at both the micro and macro levels.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $4,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 3

  • Understanding and Solving Complex Business Problems
  • MORE
    4.6
  • Mar 21-22, 2019 | Jun 25-26, 2019 | Oct 17-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Systems Thinking

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Operations, Process Improvement

  • Description: This program introduces participants to MIT's unique, powerful, and integrative system dynamics approach to assess problems that will not go away and to produce the results they want. Through exercises and simulation models participants experience the long-term side effects and impacts of decisions and understand the ways in which performance is tied to structures and policies.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

Technology Management
  • Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 13-Apr 2, 2019 | Mar 13-Apr 30, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 15-Jul 2, 2019 | Jun 12-Jul 30, 2019 | Aug 14-Oct 1, 2019 | Sep 18-Nov 5, 2019 | Oct 23-Dec 10, 2019 | Nov 20, 2019-Jan 21, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change, Globalization, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    This online program from the MIT Sloan School of Management and the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) challenges common misconceptions surrounding AI and will equip and encourage you to embrace AI as part of a transformative toolkit.

    With a focus on the organizational and managerial implications of these technologies, rather than on their technical aspects, you’ll leave this course armed with the knowledge and confidence you need to pioneer its successful integration in business.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800 if paid by December 31, 2018; 2019: TBD

    Program Days: 2

  • Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.8
  • Feb 6-Mar 26, 2019 | Mar 6-Apr 23, 2019 | Apr 24-Jun 11, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Jul 3-Aug 20, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Oct 2-Nov 19, 2019 | Nov 6, 2019-Jan 7, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Business Analytics

    Secondary Topics: Strategy

  • Description: NEW
    This online program draws on the work of leading MIT faculty and cryptoeconomics expert, Professor Christian Catalini, to examine blockchain technology from an economic perspective. You’ll be offered a foundational overview of how blockchain technology works, in order to demystify the technology and to understand its possibilities and limitations. Over the course of six weeks, you’ll be guided to understand blockchain technology beyond the fundamentals, and to appreciate its application and promise in the context of your own organization.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,500

    Program Days: 2

  • Building, Leading, and Sustaining the Innovative Organization
  • MORE
    4.3
  • Jul 18-19, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: This course outlines the steps that need to be taken to implement and manage a culture of innovation. Structured around a framework developed at MIT for leading and organizing breakthrough innovation, the program helps participants better understand how to develop sources of information on current and new technologies and consumer needs.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 4-5, 2019 | Jul 16-17, 2019 | Nov 14-15, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Leadership

    Secondary Topics: Strategy, Financial Management

  • Description: NEW PROGRAM
    Cybersecurity is a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their data from sophisticated phishing schemes, ransomware, state-sponsored hacking. However, cybersecurity issues are not purely a technology problem—they are multi-headed hydras that need to be addressed with a multi-disciplinary approach. This timely new program provides general managers with a holistic approach to keeping your company secure.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $4,100 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Developing and Managing a Successful Technology Strategy
  • MORE
    4.4
  • Mar 26-27, 2019 | Jun 20-21, 2019 | Sep 26-27, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, General Management

  • Description: This intensive program details a unique and powerful approach to integrating business and technology strategy and to developing profitable ventures and technologies. Participants are introduced to a set of tools to identify high-leverage projects, match product strategy to market dynamics, capture market value, and change organizational capabilities to reflect evolving markets and technological dynamics.


    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Essential IT for Non-IT Executives
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 16-17, 2019 | Nov 12-13, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management

    Secondary Topics: General Management

  • Description: For non-technical business leaders and corporate strategists, IT can be a source of much frustration. In many companies, the relationship between IT departments and business leaders is like a troubled marriage—miscommunication is rife, leaving executives struggling to improve the situation. This course is intended to help organizations develop a language shared by managers from various backgrounds and areas of expertise, so they can work together efficiently and productively, propelling the company toward future success.

    Certificate: Technology, Operations & Value Chain Management

    Tuition: $3,700 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2

  • Global Executive Academy (multi-language)
  • MORE
    4.9
  • Jul 9-18, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Innovation, Technology Management, Strategy, Managing People & Change, Process Improvement, Marketing, General Management

    Secondary Topics: Leadership, Intellectual Property & Capital, Product Development & Management

  • Description: This program is a transformative learning experience designed to fit the time and language constraints of experienced executives from a wide variety of industries and countries. A new frontier in executive education, it extends MIT content to the non-English speaking world through a multilingual experience. Program topics include: general management, leadership, innovation, marketing, communications, finance, negotiations and innovation. Translated materials and simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are offered, provided there are a minimum of 10 participants per language.* Other languages may also be considered. Upon completing the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

    The registration deadline for the July 2019 session is May 19, 2019.

    *Due to the high cost of providing simultaneous interpretation, we are only able to offer a given language once 10 participants have selected it and have paid their non-refundable deposit. Please register early to ensure your language is offered. If you pay your deposit and we are unable to offer your preferred language, you may elect to participate in another language or receive a full refund.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $15,300 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 8

  • Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities (self-paced online)
  • MORE
    4.7
  • Jan 30-Mar 19, 2019 | Mar 27-May 14, 2019 | May 29-Jul 16, 2019 | Aug 7-Sep 24, 2019 | Sep 25-Nov 12, 2019 | Nov 27, 2019-Jan 28, 2020
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy, Leadership, Managing People & Change

    Secondary Topics: Product Development & Management, General Management

  • Description: NEW
    Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just understand the technical elements. The goal is to demystify IoT jargon so that managers can start to achieve the strategic advantage IoT makes possible.

    This program is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Please register on the GetSmarter website.

    Certificate: Management and Leadership

    Tuition: $2,800

    Program Days: 2

  • Revitalizing Your Digital Business Model
  • MORE
    4.5
  • Apr 2-3, 2019 | Sep 24-25, 2019
  • Primary Topics: Technology Management, Strategy

    Secondary Topics: Innovation, Process Improvement

  • Description: MIT Sloan has created frameworks to help enterprises define and build powerful business models that will enable organizations to compete in the global digital economy. This program illustrates the frameworks with examples from successful companies such as Amazon, Apple, LexisNexis, USAA, and Procter & Gamble and includes assessment exercises and consulting group sessions.

    Certificate: Strategy and Innovation

    Tuition: $3,900 (excluding accommodations)

    Program Days: 2