Executive Program in General Management

The MIT Sloan’s Executive Program in General Management is a 11-month multimodular general management and leadership program that immerses participants in MIT thought leadership on innovation, strategy, entrepreneurship, decision-making, and leadership.

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Executive Program in General Management

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Program Benefits

Affiliate Alumni Benefits

Network Benefits

  • Access to MIT Sloan Alumni Portal and the Sloan People Database (SPD)
  • Receive an Email Forwarding for Life (EFL) address: @sloan.mit.edu
  • Ability to search and connect with MIT Alumni and other Affiliate alumni
  • Access to password protected MIT Sloan Alumni webpages
  • Lifelong Learning & Networking Opportunities
  • A 20% discount on future programs

MIT Sloan Events

  • Access to events through the MIT Sloan events calendar

MIT Sloan Electronic Communications

  • Monthly MIT Sloan alumni e-newsletter
  • Electronic copy of the Alumni Magazine in the Fall and Spring

MIT Sloan Clubs

  • Affiliate Alumni can attend club events and become members of MIT Sloan Club in their region
*Please note, each club has different governing rules for attendees and may not permit Affiliate Alumni to be members

Curriculum

The program develops key leadership skills such as integrating an entrepreneurial mind-set into corporate culture, making technology-enhanced strategic decisions, building collaborative organizations and managing key talent across global markets.

Management &
Leadership

  • Change Management
  • Four Capabilities of Leadership
  • Negotiations and Influence
  • Organizational Networks and Power
  • The Coaching Approach to Leadership
  • Valuation and Financial Analysis

Strategy & Innovation

  • Competitive Strategy
  • Disciplined Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation Dynamics and Models
  • Marketing Strategies

Technology & Value
chain management

  • Value Chain Dynamics
  • Operations for Entrepreneurs
  • System Dynamics
  • Service Quality and Innovation

Digital
Transformation

  • Digital Business Models
  • Platform Strategy
  • Digital Operations

ACTION LEARNING PROJECT EXPERIENCE

From the Classroom to the Field- Ideas Made to Matter

Action Learning Projects are core to the EPGM learning experience. On every project, participants get a rare first-hand look at corporate s structures, new business ideas, and a wide array of operational challenges facing organizations. The action learning challenges participants to manage projects in unfamiliar work environments, with a range of management and business development approaches.

EPGM PROJECT
*The final Report Out will be to a panel that will include MIT Alumni, MIT Entrepreneurs in Residence, EPGM Faculty Director, Angel Investors

Meet the Faculty

Dave Robertson

Dave Robertson

Faculty Director

David Robertson is a Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management where he teaches Product Development and Digital Product Management. Prior to MIT, Robertson was a Professor of Practice at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and from 2002 through 2010 was the LEGO Professor of Innovation and Technology Management at IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland. Robertson has also held several executive management positions in enterprise software companies, and spent five years at McKinsey & Company in the U.S. and Sweden.

Robertson is the author of the award-winning book about LEGO’s near-bankruptcy and spectacular recovery: Brick by Brick: How LEGO Rewrote the Rules of Innovation and Conquered the Global Toy Industry (Crown, 2013). He has published articles or had his research featured in Wired, Forbes, Fast Company, Harvard Business Review, Strategy+ Business, Sloan Management Review, The Financial Times, and many other business journals.

Robertson has a PhD and MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, and a BS from the University of Illinois.


Note: Faculty are subject to change and not all faculty teach in each session of the program.

Certification

Upon completion of the Executive Program in General Management, participants will be awarded the Advanced Certificate for Executives in Management, Innovation and Technology (ACE) and a certificate of completion of the Executive Program in General Management in recognition of your achievement and the investment you and your company have made in your education and development.

Executive Program in General Management
Executive Program in General Management

Participant Profile

Executive Program in General Management is a program tailored to help talented leaders prepare to take on larger, critical roles in their companies or start new entrepreneurial ventures.

Past Participant Profile

Function

Function

Work Experience

Work Experience

Countries

Countries
Note: The above participant data is across 5 cohorts

Participant Testimonials

MIT Sloan EPGM- A journey into the EPGM learning experience by Professor Dave Robertson by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM-Project Ideas to Business Reality- Experience by Shekar T by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Self Impact- Experience by Nadia Tanveer by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Reinvent your Mental Models- Experience by Giang Pham by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Transformational Learning- Experience by Anis Sinno by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Real World Cases- Experience by Chetan Thakkar by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Learning for Practical Application- Experience by Tamer Teba by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Power of Networks & Ideas- Experience by Ulisses Cardinot by Eruditus Executive Education

James McDowell on the MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Michael Bowie on the MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Ricardo Medina on the MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Sevgli Koklu on the MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Ching Soo in MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Vineet Wadhwa on the MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Yonatan Politi on MIT Executive Program in General Management by MIT Sloan Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- A journey into the EPGM learning experience by Professor Dave Robertson

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM-Project Ideas to Business Reality- Experience by Shekar T

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Self Impact- Experience by Nadia Tanveer

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Reinvent your Mental Models- Experience by Giang Pham

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Transformational Learning- Experience by Anis Sinno

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Real World Cases- Experience by Chetan Thakkar

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Learning for Practical Application- Experience by Tamer Teba

by Eruditus Executive Education

MIT Sloan EPGM- Power of Networks & Ideas- Experience by Ulisses Cardinot

by Eruditus Executive Education

James McDowell on the MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Michael Bowie on the MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Ricardo Medina on the MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Sevgli Koklu on the MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Ching Soo in MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Vineet Wadhwa on the MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Yonatan Politi on MIT Executive Program in General Management

by MIT Sloan Executive Education

Dates

Term Date Location
Term 1 November 16–20, 2020 Online (Digital term, project launch)
Term 2 December, 2020–June, 2021 Online (8 week asynchronous coursework, live faculty sessions, and project work)
Term 3 June 27–July 2, 2021 MIT Sloan School of Management Cambridge, Massachusetts**
Term 4 July–September, 2021 Online (4 week asynchronous coursework, Live faculty sessions, and Project work)
Term 5 September 19–24, 2021 MIT Sloan School of Management Cambridge, Massachusetts**
** If travel & MIT hosting permitted, otherwise convert to Online
Note: Program schedule is subject to change for reasons beyond the control of MIT Sloan

Application Deadline and Fee

Round Date Application Fees
Round 4 Sep 15, 2020 US $600
Round 5 Sep 30, 2020 US $700
Program Fee: US $37,500
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