Do you need help with your Platform Strategy?

we've helped Fortune 500s, SMBs, startups and even institutions like the UN: we can help you explore, validate and innovate.

The Platform Design Workshop: the best way to build your strategy

The Platform Design Workshop is part of a step by step process and experience: we help you understand better your context, creating your platform strategy in co-creation, and get your team started with validation and execution.

We organize our corporate workshop on-demand for you team: it can take place in any location of choice and is shaped according to your needs, in line with your strategic organizational challenges or product & services you want to develop.

This workshop will transform and enhance your ideas and will help you design with your ecosystem in mind, increasing your chances of success.

 The 4 key steps of the Platform Design Workshop 

1. Understanding the Scope of Application
2. Mapping Ecosystem players and their Context
3. Envisioning the Pull Strategy
4. Preparing the Validation & Execution

The workshop, complemented by our advisory services can help you:

Understand how to motivate the ecosystem to create and exchange value
Identify key transactions and ensure that channels exist for these to happen on the platform
Learn how to support the evolution of participants towards better performances
Define a clear strategy to validate your assumptions through interviews and a Minimum Viable Platform

Learn and apply Platform Design 

The Platform Design Toolkit team organizes in-house training sessions and remote webinars for organizations: these sessions will help you understand how platforms work and master platform design thinking as a tool to empower your teams.

Ask for a Special Research Report

The Platform Design Toolkit team is able to provide industry focused or organization specific research reports to assess the potential impacts and opportunities that Platforms bring to your organization context and future.

In an increasingly networked world we're going to need more tools like the Platform Design Toolkit

John HagelDeloitte center for Edge Innovation

“The platform design toolkit is more than a tool , it is a mindset. It helped us explore how to connect all the players around innovation challenges”.

Genevieve DouhetAssociate Director, Innovation, Société Générale

A great workshop that helps understand the essentials of platform design thinking and how to apply customer development and lean startup thinking to develop a platform proposition.

Bas Van Ulzen Global Lead Accelerator and Innovation coaches ING, Global

The epochal changes that involve society and thus the way to produce value are widely described by the design platform, giving new and fundamental tools to understanding our world.

Giuseppe PasceriCTIO Jobrapido

We used the method and this led us to the thinking and reasoning that was necessary to clarify many complex issues in our ecosystem. I want to suggest the methodology because we tested it and it works! Highly recommended!

Andrea CattabrigaChairman SlowD

When the hype was the Business Model Canvas and everyone was crazy about it, Simone came up with the toolkit that Sharing Economy entrepreneurs like me had been searching for a long time. I used it to create Sharing Academy and I recommend it now to entrepreneurs in the Collaborative Economy.

Jordi Llonch EsteveCEO Sharing Academy

Platform Design helped us craft our vision and get into YCombinator with a scalable business model

Tin Hang LiuCEO OSVehicle

So deceptively simple, yet the platform concept is profound enough to be radically transforming the global economy. The 2-day masterclass is essential in giving you all the tools, and the mindset to go along, to truly understand what it means to live and prosper in this new era

Ron KersicPlatform Architecture & Design, CTO Office - ING Global

These are some of the Enthusiasts & Adopters of the Methodology

Our methodology is used by corporate rebels, startup founders, venture incubators, social enterprises and government agencies.
The Toolkit is also adopted by several Universities and Business & Design schools worldwide.

Corporate & Institutions

Startups & Innovation Acceleration

Research, Education & Think Tanks

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