The Conference Board uses cookies to improve our website, enhance your experience, and deliver relevant messages and offers about our products. Detailed information on the use of cookies on this site is provided in our cookie policy. For more information on how The Conference Board collects and uses personal data, please visit our privacy policy. By continuing to use this Site or by clicking "OK", you consent to the use of cookies. 

CONFERENCE KEYNOTES

20 Insights from the 2019 Organization Design Conference

“The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence—it is to act with yesterday’s logic.”

Peter Drucker, management expert and author

Transforming Work, Evolving Culture, and Leveraging Technology

Why do organizations redesign themselves? To remain relevant as technology and the world around them changes, to grow or reach new markets, and to meet shifting customer needs and preferences. These disruptive forces are making existing designs obsolete. As a result, organization design is growing in importance. Companies that have the most successful transformations set up formal design and change management teams, make sure leaders are prepared to lead through change, organize the change strategy around a mission and goals, and determine which work will still need to be done by humans and which can be automated.

When 139 practitioners and experts met to discuss organization design, we took notes. Here are the highlights:

AUTHOR

SheriRothman.jpg

Sheri Rothman

Senior Writer
The Conference Board

To get complimentary access to this publication click "Read more" to sign in or create an account.


OTHER RELATED CONTENT

RESEARCH & INSIGHTS

WEBCASTS

CONFERENCES & EVENTS

The 2020 Organization Design Conference

The 2020 Organization Design Conference

October 29 - 30, 2020 | (New York, NY)

2020 Human Capital Analytics Conference

2020 Human Capital Analytics Conference

October 20 - 21, 2020 | (New York, NY)

18th Annual Change & Transformation Conference

18th Annual Change & Transformation Conference

October 15 - 16, 2020 | (New York, NY)

AI for Enterprise Marketing

AI for Enterprise Marketing

October 15, 2020 | (New York, NY)

COUNCILS

BLOGS

PRESS RELEASES & IN THE NEWS