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Innovation for Growth

Design, execute and champion a sustainable growth culture and strategy with a program developed from deep insider industry knowledge. By utilising real-life examples of industry leaders, you will increase your awareness of how leadership, culture and strategy connect and understand how this connection is that the core of successful innovation.

Who should attend?

This program is suitable for:
  • Senior leaders and executives responsible for driving business growth 

Learning outcomes

By the end of the program, you will be able to:
  • Develop or enhance your organisation’s innovation strategy
  • Create benchmarks for your organisation against industry leaders
  • Design and execute an innovation strategy within your organisation
  • Identify potential challenges and strategise how to overcome these to achieve an innovative business culture 

Program Journey

Launch webinar: (30 August - 90 minutes)
  • Welcome, overview, and getting started on your in-firm innovation challenge 
Workshop 1: Innovation in Organisational life (10 & 11 September)
  • Seeing the System
  • Your Innovation Strategy
  • Leadership and innovation
  • Site visit 

Workshop 2: Practical tools for Innovation (18 & 19 October)

  • Design Thinking, Agile, Sprints, Lean, Minimal Viable product etc.
  • Leading and applying tools with teams 

Workshop 3: In-firm Innovation Challenge Outcomes (8 November)

  • Presentations
  • Coaching and feedback
  • Embedding Innovation Challenge outcomes 
Final Webinar: Iterate & Improve (13 December - 90 minutes)
  • Share insights from your experience
  • Explore plans to iterate & improve your Innovation Strategy and execution


Greg Harbidge | Program Lead, Innovation for Growth

Design, execute and champion a sustainable growth culture and strategy, using deep insider industry knowledge for senior leadership teams. Learn to benchmark against the diverse innovation practices of industry pacesetters, inspire stakeholder thinking and manage behaviours to deliver innovation projects that have a significant impact.


Kwanghui Lim | Program Lead, Innovation for Growth

Kwanghui Lim is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management at the Melbourne Business School and Institute Fellow of Innovation at Networked Society Institute. His research explores the strategies used by organisations to manage inventors, scientists and the knowledge they create. Kwanghui teaches the Innovation Bootcamp, the MBA Business Strategy core course, Biodesign and education programs.




This is a non-residential program. The program fee covers tuition and meals during the workshop. Applications typically close one week prior to commencement, however, to secure your place we encourage you to apply early. Applications received less than one week prior to commencement will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Phone:  +61 3 9349 8788 |  Email: programs@mbs.edu

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