Digital Transformation Fundamentals

Speak out to convince stakeholders digital transformation is needed. Focus on business-related opportunities.

At your pace
~ 3 months


OpenClassrooms certification

1 hands-on project

At the end of this BOOST program, you will be able to:

  • Perform a business and organizational analysis to identify digital transformation opportunities and roadblocks.
  • Create a strategic digital transformation roadmap.
  • Pitch a digital transformation strategy to key stakeholders.
  • Spread an innovation-driven culture within a business.

All of the instructional materials needed to complete this project are provided in courses produced by the Stanford Center for Professional Development.

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The following courses are included in this BOOST program:

  • Getting Started with Digital Transformation, by Pamela Hinds, Professor in Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University and Director of the Center on Work, Technology, and Organization, Stanford University.
  • The Industrialist’s Dilemma: How to Adapt to a Changing Landscape, by Robert E.SiegelLecturer in Management. Stanford GSB Faculty, Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.
  • Leading InnovationRobert SuttonProfessor of Management Science and EngineeringStanford University.


To enroll in this program, you need to meet the following conditions:

  • Language level: for non-native speakers, a professional level of written and spoken English is required. This is equivalent to a CEFR level of B2, an IELTS band score of 6.5, or a TOEFL score of 80.
  • Equipment: access to a computer (PC or Mac), headphones, a webcam, and a stable internet connection.
  • Education level: a bachelor's degree.
  • Professional experience: at least 2 years in a management role.

Your OpenClassrooms certification

OpenClassrooms is an official private distance learning establishment registered with the Board of Education in Paris, France that grants its own diplomas as well as those of prestigious academic partners.

Upon completion of your studies and validation of your skills by an academic jury, you will earn an OpenClassrooms certification of "Digital Transformation Fundamentals".

Detailed projects and skills

project 1

Get your transformation roadmap approved

Help a company in the tourism industry understand how they need to transform their services to meet customer expectations. Convince board members - even the skeptics - that it’s worth the company’s time and resources.
Duration90 hours
Skills acquired in this project
  • Create a strategic digital transformation roadmap
  • Perform an organizational analysis to identify digital transformation opportunities
  • Pitch a digital transformation strategy to key stakeholders
  • Spread an innovation-driven culture within a business

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