Digital transformation - The effects of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

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International Webinar series from BI Norwegian Business School


9. March.

Time: 14:00 - 15:00


Organized by Bi Norwegian Business School

BI Norwegian Business School invites you to follow the discussion concerning the effects of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on most industries world-wide, and looking into innovation and digital transformation resulting from high-tech application.

To shed light on these important topics, Peder Inge Furseth, Professor at the Department of Communication and Culture, speaks with Børge Brende, President of the World Economic Forum, and Hege Skryseth, President of Kongsberg Digital. Together with colleague Professor Christian Fieseler, Co-founder of the Nordic Centre for Internet and Society at BI and a specialist in artificial intelligence, Furseth engages the speakers to give our viewers insights on the current state of the world.

As digital technologies are dramatically reshaping different industries, many organizations are looking at their possibilities to make imperative changes in the effort to survive, maintain profits or simply to keep up with competitors. Top executives from various business sectors around the world are observing the need to reshape their organizations and business models and adapt technological changes that help them digitalize their core of business. Many organizations are forced to reevaluate their priorities and create new strategies to adapt.

Topic for discussion
Professor Peder Inge Furseth invites Børge Brende and Hege Skryseth, to discuss the effects of the Fourth industrial revolution. Furseth briefly presents key questions on digital transformation from his upcoming book entitled Digital Transformation and Innovation: Implementing Digital Value Propositions (Routledge). Professor Christian Fieseler will present ongoing research on digital transformation and artificial intelligence with international partners.

Register here for the webinar.