SSE in Russia: 20/08 Webinar Digitalization and competence disruption with Frida Pemer (SSE, Sweden)

Digitalization is increasingly portrayed as a potentially disrupting force in the professional service industry. Due to the fast-paced technological developments, tasks traditionally performed by highly skilled experts can now be automated or performed by AI. In her interactive seminar with room for questions and discussions, Frida Pemer (SSE, Sweden) will present findings from her research on lawyers, auditors, and consultants within management, engineering and PR/communication, and address the following questions:

  • How do incumbent professional service firms respond to digitalization?
  • How and why digital disruption affects different industries differently?
  • Types of disruption (market vs competence disruption)
  • Strategies for how to respond to disruption, particularly competence-disruption
  • Challenges and opportunities related to competence-disruption

Speaker: Frida Pemer is a professor at the Department of Management and Organization and House of Innovation at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) and teaches in courses related to digitalization, organizational change, and leadership. . She leads an international research project called ‘Digitalization of Expertise’ and is a frequently engaged speaker on topics related to digital transformation.

August 20, Thursday

19.00-20:00 (Moscow time)

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The webinar is free of charge.

The working language of the event is English. For your convenience, we will have a sound channel with simultaneous translation into Russian.

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Contact person:

Viktoria Kostikova

+7 921 791 21 11

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