Digital Transformation: Closing the Gap Between Now and the Future


About this Podcast

Professor of Innovation and Strategic Information Management at IMD, Michael Wade, and futurist Glen Hiemstra explore why becoming a digital business requires rethinking core business processes and implementing an agile IT and OT foundation

About the Podcasters

Michael Wade – Professor of Innovation and Strategic Information Management at IMD; Chair of IMD/Cisco Global Center for Digital Business Transformation

Michael Wade is a professor of innovation and strategic information management at IMD. His interests lie at the intersection of strategy, innovation, and information management. He also serves as chair of IMD/Cisco Global Center for Digital Business Transformation. Wade has published works on a variety of topics, including innovation, social media marketing, information systems strategy, international business, eCommerce, and SME performance. He is a regular contributor to print media on matters related to the challenges of managing within a turbulent environment.

Glen Hiemstra – Founder and Owner of

Glen Hiemstra is the founder and owner of Hiemstra is dedicated to disseminating information about the future to assist individuals, organizations, and industries in effective strategic planning. An internationally respected expert on future trends, long-range planning, and creating the preferred future, he has advised professional, business, and governmental organizations for two decades and has served as a technical advisor for futuristic television programs.

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