San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2012
IPS Learning and the Stanford Center for Professional Development will jointly present “The Strategic Execution Conference: Linking Strategy to Execution through Innovative Techniques” April 24 and 25 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, 1333 Bayshore Dr., Burlingame, CA. Ram Charan, highly acclaimed business advisor and author, will keynote the opening conference session.
The two-day conference will bring together more than 1,000 executives, leaders and senior managers from major high-tech and innovative organizations worldwide to gain insight on current and future challenges surrounding strategic execution from the world’s preeminent thought leaders. To learn more visit http://www.executionconference.com.
For the past 35 years, Charan has coached many top companies and CEOs. In his work with companies like GE, KLM, Bank of America, DuPont, Novartis, EMC, 3M and Verizon, he is known for cutting through the complexity of running a business in today’s fast changing environment to uncover the core business problems and devise real world solutions. These solutions, shared with millions through his books and articles in top business publications, have been praised for being practical, relevant and highly actionable.
He earned MBA and doctorate degrees from Harvard Business School, where he graduated with high distinction and was a Baker Scholar. He served on the Harvard Business School faculty and did a brief, tenured stint at Boston University before leaving to pursue consulting full time.
Charan has authored 15 books since 1998 that have sold over 2 million copies in more than a dozen languages. Execution, which he co-authored with former Honeywell CEO Larry Bossidy in 2002, spent more than 150 weeks on the The New York Times bestseller list. He also has written for publications including Harvard Business Review, Fortune, Financial Times, BusinessWeek, Time, Chief Executive and USA TODAY.
About IPS Learning
IPS Learning, in partnership with the Stanford Center for Professional Development, blends elite academic theory and learning with real-life processes, tools and leadership skills to educate and empower individuals and organizations to successfully execute strategies through projects, programs and portfolios. IPS has trained more than 50,000 project managers and executives in more than 250 cities and 35 countries. For more information visit http://www.ipslearning.com.