Episode 39: The Business of Digital Transformation
Updated: Oct 22, 2020
In this episode, I'm invited to the "Thinking Big" Fall 2020 Virtual Speaker Series at John Carroll University to talk about the business of digital transformation. While this is a broad topic I will attempt to give a primer on the key areas leaders should focus. Specifically, in this session I will cover:
Why business leaders must stay vigilant with digital transformation
Summary of the top 2020 digital trends to understand
Digital transformation approaches and tools to harness the power of the digital wave of trends
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About Mike J. Walker
Mike J. Walker is a renowned entrepreneur and global strategic advisor who brings 25-years of paradigm-shifting digital transformation experience to aid his clients on their digital journey. Across a diverse set of industries Mike has provided high-impact and pragmatic advice to hundreds of Fortune 500 CEOs, CIOs, and CTOs around the globe.
At Microsoft, Mike partners with business and technology executives to advise them on how to maximize their current business while also aiding in the identification of new business models that leverage emerging technologies. He is also responsible for aiding product teams in building the strategy for Microsoft products.
Previously, Mike worked at Gartner, as a Vice President of Technology Innovation research where his thought leadership is reflected in over 150 published research notes and over 4,000 client engagements. Mike Walker has been covered by several news outlets including: The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, CNN, Wired, and Gartner.