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Designing for Agility

Organization Development Network in partnership with Organization Design Forum



Designing for Agility™
November 5-7, 2013
Torrance, CA


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Save $100 If two or more participants register from the same organization - each will receive $100 discount.

Is your organization positioned for growth?

Organization design matters more than ever in the search for enduring success in the 2020 marketplace.  Now is the time to make the most of organizational capabilities and position ourselves for the future. Regardless of the industry and strategy, our organizations need agility in order to shift and advance in global markets. This workshop helps you start with a sound strategic foundation and design the right structures, work processes, and human capital systems that support organizational agility and lead to enduring results.


Designing for Agility: A 7 Step Approach™

Organization Design Forum in partnership with Organization Development Network is pleased to confirm a public offering of the workshop Designing for Agility™ sponsored by American Honda Motor Co., Inc

We also offer this course as an in-house workshop tailored for specific companies, in addition to the public workshop described here.

This 3-day workshop covers the theory, practice and tools for creating a designed organization.  It provides a concise, easy to understand 7-step model for redesigning organizations for high performance and competitive advantage, whether it be an existing company, a start-up, a non-profit, or a multinational business.  Participants get "hands on" practice in each of the seven steps in this action-learning workshop using case studies, experiential exercises and practice components.  Participants will walk away with a functional Pocket Guide and online access to workshop files.



The workshop has been delivered internally to companies such as Barclay's Bank, Bank of Montreal, Sterling Commerce, and Fidelity Investments. Other participants have come from organizations such as Kohl's, Bose, Cisco, McKinsey, John Deere, Stanford University, Humana, Nationwide, United Airlines, American Express and GlaxoSmithKline.

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Who should attend?

The workshop is aimed at leaders of organizational change and specialists in organization design, change management, re-engineering, and organization development.  The workshop caters to:

  • Line managers interested in optimizing the effectiveness of their area
  • HR staff, particularity business partners
  • Internal consultants
  • External consultants who want to enhance their offering to their clients.


Registration fee for this 3-day workshop is $1895/person.  This includes all workshop materials plus lunches and refreshments.

Save $100 If two or more participants register from the same organization - each will receive $100 discount.



Contact Tanya Spelts (ODF Admin.)
Organization Design Forum


Workshop Location

American Honda Motor Company
1919 Torrance Boulevard
Building 100
Torrance, CA 90501-2722

Travel Info

Closest airports are
Long Beach Municipal or LAX

For hotel accommodations, you may request Honda's corporate rate at:

Portofino Hotel
260 Portofino Way
Redondo Beach, CA
incl breakfast, wifi, & parking


DoubleTree Hotel
Torrance - South Bay
21333 Hawthorne Blvd
Torrance, CA
$124/nt incl
breakfast & wifi

This workshop is designed for a relatively small group of participants, in order to provide you with a rich learning experience. You will have opportunities to apply what you are learning to your own design projects, as well as in-depth learning from the other participants and the facilitators.

About ODN and ODF

The Organization Development Network is an international professional association whose members are committed to practicing organization development intentionally and rigorously as an applied behavioral science. Committed to "advancing the practice and theory of organization development," the OD Network provides resources, professional development and networking opportunities for OD professionals and all leaders who manage people and implement organizational change, to further their vital work. More information can be found at the OD Network Website.


Organization Design Forum (ODF) builds and advances the community, practice, and leadership of the field of Organization Design through partnership, education, and research. To learn more about ODF click here

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