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To get you up to speed with your Enterprise Design practice, we offer a range of training courses. From a first initiation session to an intensive course over three days, choose a level that fits your and your team's needs.

EDGY Academy: Facets and Elements

Join our cohort based training to get started using EDGY, a visual language for collaborative Enterprise Design. Over four weeks you will learn to use the Enterprise Design Facets to frame and tackle challenges, to uncover the relevant Enterprise Elements and map our their interplay, and to chart a path towards your enterprise's future.

What you will learn
  • Week 1: Enterprise Design Facets and base elements
  • Week 2: Enterprise Identity and Organisation
  • Week 3: Enterprise Architecture and Product
  • Week 4: Enterprise Experience and Brand

Duration: 4 weeks

Format: remote sessions with 3-5 hours of weekly workload

Cost: 550€ per participant

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Getting started with Enterprise Design

An initiation to the collaborative practice of Enterprise Design, this course teaches participants a new way to look at the enterprise as a whole that as subject to purposeful change effort, and at design and architecture practice as a way to bring about a meaningful future. This course is designed for change agents regardless of a particular background, working from inside or outside the organisation, to get familiar with the rationale behind Enterprise Design and get an overview of tools, techniques and relevant cases.

What you will learn
  • Typical challenges and starting points, when and why to do Enterprise Design
  • How to recognise well designed enterprises and symptoms of bad Enterprise Design
  • Navigating enterprise challenges and generating strategic options using the Facet model
  • Applying Enterprise Design Patterns to recurring challenges and situations
  • An open conversation of how to best get started in your enterprise

Duration: 4 hours

Format: remote or on-site (travel expenses to be charged separately)

Cost: 400€ per participant, team discounts available

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Introduction to the Intersection Toolkit for Enterprise Design

The upcoming Intersection Toolkit connects a set of practical tools coming from design- and architecture disciplines of many kinds to help people create better enterprises. Enterprise Design connects customer-centric business, product and service development to the enterprise transformation required to deliver. And no, this is not about running another Design Thinking workshop or learning a huge Enterprise Architecture framework by heart. Instead, this course will teach you how to use a combined design and architecture approach to give shape to enterprises.

Done in a holistic and systemic fashion, Enterprise Design can help you deal with challenges of innovation and transformation. It acts as the glue between Customer Experience and Business Architecture, and enables you and your team to tackle the complexity that makes ambitious endeavours so ambitious – and worthy of applying your collective intelligence and creativity.

This course will be specifically designed and adapted for:
  • Enterprise and Business Architecture Teams: learn to radically simplify the EA frameworks and tools you use today (such as TOGAF®, ArchiMate® or BPMN®) and establish links to relevant related fields (product/service design, executive management, strategic governance, software development).
  • Service, Product and UX Design Teams: learn how to translate your experience vision and product/service designs into actionable enterprise change, and address the operational, business and organisation elements needed to actually deliver at scale.
  • Organisation Design and Transformation Teams: design for realistic enterprise change beyond the formal structure (blame chart) or ways of working, and achieve organisational coherence between roles and decisions, operating models and IT systems, offerings and business models, customer and employee experience.
What you will learn
  • How to establish Enterprise Design as a collaborative practice with easy to use, elegant and beautiful maps for everybody
  • How to use a combined set of design and architecture tools to scale your practice to the enterprise level, going from strategic challenges to change and outcomes
  • Navigate complex enterprise challenges and co-create potential solutions using the Enterprise Design Facets
  • Identify and apply patterns to adapt your practice, your creations and your behaviour to maximise enterprise impact
  • Design brilliant Enterprise Maps that people love to use, to enable traceability between the Customer Experience Journey, Operational Business Architecture, Processes and Organisation
  • Manage your digital capabilities and IT application landscape towards the goals and overall Enterprise Design
  • Take away a model and an approach to drive innovation and transformation projects by design in your own or client organisations
  • Identify and apply patterns to adapt your practice, your creations and your behaviour to maximise enterprise impact

Duration: 3 days, 6h of course per day

Format: remote or on-site (travel expenses to be charged separately)

Cost: 1950€ per participant, team discounts available

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