• Dr. Mathias Kirchmer, Managing Director & Co-CEO, BPM-D, LLC
    Digitalization

    Digitalization Journey – The BPM-Discipline as Guide to Value

    Opportunities and Threats of the Digital World Digitalization has become a key topic in almost every organization. According to a recent study 74% of companies have decided to take the digitalization journey – and the others will be forced to do so or disappear [1]. The integration of physical products, people, and processes based on the “internet of everything” paves the way to disruptive innovation and new business models. A company can produce for example sports shoes based on the individual requirements of a specific client leveraging transponders fixed to the shoe. The shoe “communicates” to the different machines to trigger the appropriate production activities. This “mass-individualization” gives the organization…