Politecnico di Milano
Platform Thinking: Innovation in digital business models era Specialization
Politecnico di Milano

Platform Thinking: Innovation in digital business models era Specialization

Spark Business Transformation through Platforms. Master platform models to foster innovation and exploit opportunities.

Tommaso Buganza
Daniel Trabucchi

Instructors: Tommaso Buganza

Specialization - 4 course series

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2 months at 10 hours a week
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What you'll learn

  • How to read the complexity of platforms around us, recognizing the peculiarities that differentiate many companies that we simple label as platforms

  • How to leverage platform mechanisms to unlock digital business transformation and opportunities for innovation

  • How to properly design and launch a digital platform, triggered by idle assets or data-driven opportunities

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Specialization - 4 course series

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4.8

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Beginner level

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2 months at 10 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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Specialization - 4 course series

Platform Thinking: what’s beyond Uber?

Course 15 hours4.7 (35 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Understand the impact that platforms have in our daily life

  • Identify the main typologies of platforms in the business world

  • Assess the evolution of the concept of platforms over time in the management world

  • Apply the main “platform thinking” logics to existing platforms to see their innovative power

Skills you'll gain

Category: Business Transformation
Category: Digital Media
Category: Strategic Thinking
Category: Business Design
Category: Innovation

Platform Thinking: designing a Platform

Course 26 hours4.8 (13 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • To understand the main design variables to design a successful and meaningful platform

  • To assess the main strategies to kick-off a platform

  • To assess the main variables to manage the platform growth

  • To apply the main “platform thinking” logics to established businesses to foster innovation

Skills you'll gain

Category: Business Transformation
Category: Digital Media
Category: Strategic Thinking
Category: Business Design
Category: Innovation

Platform Thinking: exploiting data through platforms

Course 34 hours5.0 (11 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • To understand the role of data in the sustainability of digital business models

  • To assess the various strategies to capture value from data

  • To analyze the business environment around you to identify potentialities for a platform revolution based on data

  • To analyze the available data to apply platform thinking

Skills you'll gain

Category: Business Transformation
Category: Digital Media
Category: Strategic Thinking
Category: Business Design
Category: Innovation

What you'll learn

  • Understand the role digital technologies in enabling platform models

  • Assess the various strategies to cope with technological evolution

  • Analyze previous technological cycles to learn from them and get ready to react to the future

  • Assess innovation opportunities, through platforms, driven by technological evolution

Skills you'll gain

Category: Business Transformation
Category: Digital Media
Category: Strategic Thinking
Category: Business Design
Category: Innovation

Instructors

Tommaso Buganza
Politecnico di Milano
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