Transformation Re-Defined

April 26, 2018
7 World Trade Center, 10th Floor
New York City, USA

The mission of

With constant disruption in today’s fast paced business environment, companies are facing a perpetual dilemma: change or be changed.  In fact, 5 out of 10 S&P 500 companies will become completely transformed over the next ten years. Businesses are in dire need for a transformed business model. Although most companies have begun the mission of transformation, only 20% have successfully achieved their operational and financial targets.

What does it take to fundamentally transform a business model?

What are the key signs that an organization needs a drastic change vs. a more incremental approach?

How can organizations ensure success and move from good to great?

How can leaders encourage a continuous culture of transformation?

Transformation Re-defined is designed for CEOs, chairmen and chairwomen, and thought leaders of the world’s leading companies, focusing on the topic of business transformation.

Topics of Discussion

Disruptive Innovation

Implications of innovative start-up culture on large corporate firms.

Organizational change

How to build and foster a culture and mindset of constant change.

Business model turnaround

How to begin, implement, sustain and successfully transform your organization.

Transformation success factors

Crucial changes organizations need to undertake to ensure agile transformation.

Digital transformation

Key digital trends and how organizations can capitalize on these trends in the future.

What´s in it for you

Best practices from c-suite executives

Learn best practices and hear from executives that have undergone large scale transformations and turned around their business models.


Our speakers will provide practical information and insight into key developments and case studies ranging from S&P 500 companies to innovative startups to academia. Our expert thought leaders will inspire you and provide deep insight into vital transformation trends.

Network with business leaders

This is your chance to network with select executives and engage in discussions that will change the way business is conducted worldwide.

Notable companies expected 2018

Notable companies expected in attendance of the Transformation Re-defined summit include:

  • Amazon
  • Apotex
  • Argent
  • AXA
  • Bank of America
  • Grupo Salinas
  • Hudson’s Bay
  • IBM
  • Kathrein Werke KG
  • Larsen & Toubro Infotech
  • MediaCom
  • Microland
  • National Grid Energy Services
  • Nokia
  • Penguin Random House
  • SUEZ
  • Troika Media Group
  • Verizon Communications Inc.
  • WinView Games
  • And many more

The summit will gather business executives to engage in thought leadership, participate in discussions and case studies about re-defining, changing and improving business models through large transformation efforts.

Highlights 2017:
Quality Goes Digital

What are the challenges that quality organizations face in the Digital Age? This was the key question of the last roundtable “Quality goes Digital” on April, 2017. Leading experts explored not only the impacts but also how to deal with the changes in the definition & perception of Quality. Read more


Bell Labs
Bosch/ Siemens/Hausgeräte
Estee Lauder


Deepti Arora, Chief Quality Officer, Nokia
Dr. Frederik Pferdt, Chief Innovation Evangelist, Google
Prof. Robert Schmitt, Chair of Metrology & QM, Aachen University (RWTH)
Oliver Kraft, Head of Operat. Excellence, Siemens AG
Jon Sobel, CEO and Co-founder, Sight Machine

Get insight and network with top industry leaders, CEOs and company founders discussing challenges and success factors in transforming their organizations.

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