Rita McGrath is a longtime professor at Columbia Business School and one of the world’s top experts on innovation and growth. She is also one of the most regularly published authors in the Harvard Business Review.
Her work and ideas help CEOs and senior executives chart a pathway to success in today’s rapidly changing and volatile environments. McGrath is highly valued for her rare ability to connect research to business problems and in 2016 received the “Theory to Practice” award at the Vienna Strategy Forum.
Recognized as one of the top 10 management thinkers by global management award Thinkers50 in 2015 and 2013, McGrath also received the award for outstanding achievement in the Strategy category. McGrath has also been inducted into the Strategic Management Society “Fellows” in recognition of her impact on the field. This will be the second time she takes part in Business of Software Conference USA – she discussed how entrepreneurial business owners benefit from an understanding of the new strategy playbook back in 2013.
Talks by Rita McGrath
|Creating Early Warning Scenarios||April 2020|
|Seeing Around Corners||September 2019|
|Software Driven Inflection Points: How Emerging Business Models Drive Growth||September 2017|
|The End of Competitive Advantage||September 2013|
- Alex Osterwalder and Rita McGrath Named Top 5 Business Thinkers in 2019
- The State Of Innovation: A Conversation with Rita McGrath & Alex Osterwalder
- Innovation: Catching The Next Wave (Hangout Replay with Rita Gunther McGrath & Michael Sikorsky)
- A question of transient advantage for BoS Conference attendees from Rita Gunther McGrath
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27 - 29 September 2021, Online
BoS Conferences are the events professional CEOs and serious founders attend to learn how to build, run, and scale successful software companies.
First batch of speakers and sessions have been announced. Attendance is limited to 300 spots.