Platform Strategy – strategist Ross Dawson on creating exponential value in a connected world

Ross Dawson is a globally recognized expert on strategy in a connected world, the acclaimed author of Living Networks, and an inspiring keynote speaker who gets consistent exceptional audience feedback.

Keynote speaker topic – Platform Strategy – How to Create Exponential Value


Platforms are at the center of value creation today, providing the business model for the most successful companies on the planet, including Apple, Google, Amazon, Uber, AirBnB, Facebook, Snapchat, American Express, and Visa and now being adopted by other leaders such as Walmart, Nike, UPS, General Electric, Disney and many others. Platform strategy requires shifting mindset and organizational capabilities to be focused outside, enabling others to connect to create value. This enables the potential for exponential growth, including innovation structures that are fully scalable.


Ross Dawson gave the closing keynote at CeBIT Australia on Platform Strategy: Creating Exponential Value in a Connected World. Below are the slides from his keynote at one of the largest technology events in the Southern Hemisphere. The keynote slides are designed to accompany the speech and are not intended to be useful on their own, however provide an indication of the content he covers.

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