keynote at Convenciòn de Industriales

May 26th, 2017

keynote at the 3era Convenciòn de Industriales, invited by Victor Gabriel Sánchez Trejo

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Yves Pigneur presentará las últimas herramientas de Innovación de Modelo de Negocio y Lean Startup. Los participantes revisarán lo último en cómo diseñar modelos de negocio y propuestas de valor para disminuir los riesgos de la innovación. También se enfatizará el Design Thinking y Business Development para explorar, prototipar y experimentar propuestas de valor y modelos de negocio. Se ilustran las reglas básicas y las dificultades en el uso del canvas de Modelo de Negocio en corporaciones.

workshop at Puerto Villarta

May 25th, 2017

BMGEN workshop for faculty members at Acacia’2017 (web)

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This mini-workshop aims at presenting the latest Business Model Innovation and Lean Startup tools. Business model innovation and industry changes will be illustrated with examples such as Nespresso, AirBnB, Tesla and AWS. Design thinking attitude will also be emphasized for exploring and prototyping business models. Participants will learn the latest on how to design and test business models and value propositions to decrease the risks of innovation.

BMGEN at Acacia

May 22nd, 2017

¿Cómo diseñar y probar un modelos de negocio? at Acacia’2017 (web), invited by Prof. Luis Cisneros, HEC Montréal

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Yves Pigneur presentará las últimas herramientas de Innovación de Modelo de Negocio y Lean Startup. Los participantes revisarán lo último en cómo diseñar modelos de negocio y propuestas de valor para disminuir los riesgos de la innovación. Los participantes aplicarán los lienzos a ejemplos prácticos como AirBnB, Tesla, o Amazon, enfatizando la mecánica de modelos de negocios y el Story Telling. También se enfatizará el Design Thinking y Business Development para explorar, prototipar y experimentar propuestas de valor y modelos de negocio. Se ilustran las reglas básicas y las dificultades en el uso del canvas de Modelo de Negocio en corporaciones. La nueva herramienta visual “Culture Map” se presentará e ilustrará brevemente.

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BMGEN at the Business Model Conference

May 17th, 2017

Keynote at the first Business Model Conference, Venice, invited by Prof. Christian Nielsen

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Business model innovation: big challenge in existing companies

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Excellence in Execution

May 16th, 2017

New book “Excellence in Execution” by Robin Speculand, providing a new approach to adopting the right mindset, toolset and skillset to execute strategy. [...] It moves from “why” execution is important to the “HOW” by offering tools, techniques, tips and uncommon practices to build your organization’s execution plan and deliver on your strategy promises (web)

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BMGEN masterclass at London

May 10th, 2017

A two-day public masterclass on BMGEN/VPDesign with Alex at London, with the nice sketches by Holger Nils Pohl (web)

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Wild Knowledge

May 9th, 2017

Publication of the book “Wild Knowledge”, by Anders Indset, “a powerful and radical approach to thinking about our future and solving the challenges of our lives and businesses”, presented during the “Outthink the Revolution” session (web) in Zurich

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Security of Supply in the Electricity Sector

May 9th, 2017

PhD defence of Sébastien Osorio for his thesis entitled “Security of Supply in the Electricity Sector: the Case of Switzerland”, under the supervision of Prof. Ann van Ackere and jury with Prof. Derek W. Bunn and  Prof. Erik R. Larsen.

“The objective of this research is to elaborate on the concept of security of supply in the electricity sector (SoES), and to analyse in particular the case of Switzerland, mainly using a System Dynamics approach [...] The overall conclusion is that the security of supply is threatened in Switzerland.

BMGEN at UCL

May 5th, 2017

BMGEN/VPDesign at UCL,Belgium, invited by Prof. Jean Vanderdonckt

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In this interactive talk with hands-on exercises Yves Pigneur will introduce the latest Business Model Innovation and Lean Startup tools. Participants will learn the latest on how to design and test business models and value propositions to decrease the risks of innovation. Read the rest of this entry »

Nikkei School

May 2nd, 2017

Lecture “How to create an innovative business model?” at Nikkei Business School, by Professor Yves Pinour, University of Lausanne, Switzerland. 革新的なビジネスモデルを創造するには? スイス・ローザンヌ大学 イヴ・ピニュール教授が講演

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