Program: Advanced Topics in Organization Design

USC City Center (Los Angeles, CA)
October 21-23, 2020

with Chris Worley, Beth Gunderson, and Sue Mohrman
The Advanced Topics workshop entails pre-reading, a project requiring participant design case preparation, and peer and faculty consultation about company projects.

This session is open only to individuals who have already attended Part I: Strategic Organization Design Workshop (or other CEO Organization Design Workshop).

Download the flyer for this program and the entire Certificate in Organization Design program.

This program includes deeper exposure to the following topics:

Design Topics

  • The Global Organization
  • Designing for Innovation and Growth
  • The Knowledge Organization
  • Support Services
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

Design Processes and Implementation

  • Organizational Design Processes / Frameworks
  • Implementation of New Designs

Participant Case Analyses and Peer Consulting


What Participants Say About the Workshop

  • “This has been a great seminar. There was no part of any day that wasn’t a 5 rating and extremely interesting throughout.”
  • “The Advanced Topics Organization Design Workshop anchored my learnings about organization design. Application of the fundamentals from the first session to a back-on-the-job case brings deeper understanding and skills.”
  • “One-on-one coaching and feedback ensured I was supported at each step. Learning from peers in multiple industries helps you see the core of the work, and it also developed great relationships that endure to this day.”
  • “The Advanced Topics Workshop pulled together the real-life application of skills to a business situation. Overall, one of my best professional development experiences ever.”
  • “I truly enjoyed this seminar. It gave me a chance to examine the complexity and systems view of my organization.”

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$7,250 per person / Sponsor Companies
$8,550 per person / Non-Sponsor Companies

Registration is Limited

Team Discount
For this workshop, teams of 2 or more people working on the same project receive a 25% discount. Contact Alice Mark for details.

USC City Center (Los Angeles, CA)

Cancellation Policy

On or Before 7/13/20

  • The cancellation fee is $1,000.00.

From 7/13/20 to 9/14/20

  • 50% of the fee will be refunded

After 9/14/20

  • Registration fees are non-refundable for cancellations and for no-shows.

Other Considerations

  • To apply a registration fee that has been carried over: The current seminar rate will prevail at the time of re-registration; The difference in fees between the amount carried over and the current rate will be charged to the participant. There are no refunds once a credit has been carried over.
  • If you are unable to attend, you can avoid cancellation fees and/or the limitations of re-registration if you choose to send a substitute from your company.


  • 3 CEUs
  • Course #: CEO-002
  • Faculty: Chris Worley, Beth Gunderson, and Sue Mohrman

Additional Questions?

Event FAQ
Email the program manager, Alice Mark, or call (213) 740-9814