" Blitzscaling is unlikely to prove successful if another company has already achieved first-scaler advantage. "
― Reid Hoffman, Blitzscaling: The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies
ABOUT THE PROGRAM:
The Secret to Building the Fastest Growing Companies in the World, explore how to make the impossible happen with Blitzscaling. You’ll learn how to scale your business into an unprecedented force of power, influence, and innovation—doubling your revenue every year or two.
Access the techniques of Blitzscaling, identify, initiate and manage the breakthrough opportunities that will make you a world-changing company.
Learn from the Blitzscalers themselves and access exclusive tools to guide your scaling strategy.
Increasing your ability to scale
-no matter your current stage of scaling.
Ask Me Anything session with Reid Hoffman, who first coined the term “Blitzscaling,”
MEET THE INSTRUCTORS
Chris Yeh is the co-author, along with Reid Hoffman, of the bestselling book, Blitzscaling and the Co-Founder of Blitzcaling Academy. He is also general partner at Blitzscaling Ventures, and has served as Vice President of Marketing at Dokkio and was the first CEO of Ustream. Chris is a sought-after advisor and investor in Silicon Valley, and advises companies including: Gametime, Trackr, SkyHive, Ripcord, Kahuna, and others on their scaling strategies.
Chris holds a BS in Product Design Engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.
Jeff Abbott is the co-founder of Blitzscaling Academy, and a General Partner at Blitzscaling Ventures. Jeff has played leadership and growth roles in corporate ventures as Director of e-Business at General Electric, and at venture-backed startups Buffalo Market and Passport Health. He has created and lead programs globally, including at ASU, MIT, the US DoD, Qatar Foundation, European Innovation Academy, among others. Jeff holds a BA in History from University of Illinois and Master of International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management,where he also serves as Professor of Practice.
Reid Hoffman was the co-founder and executive chairman of LinkedIn, a business-oriented social network used primarily for professional networking. He leads the Greylock Discovery Fund, which invests in seed-stage entrepreneurs and companies; the fund is an extension of his prior angel investing, which included Facebook, Flickr, Last.fm, and Zynga. Prior to LinkedIn and Greylock. He served as executive vice president at PayPal, where he was a founding board member.
Fast-growing startup or companies
4-5 Stars Hotel in Bangkok CBD
Date & Time
30- 31 August 2022
9:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.
+ Networking Dinner
฿150,000 per person
(excluding VAT 7%)
Introduction to Blitzscaling
Business model innovation
Proven business model patterns
Blitzscaling in large organizations
Is it right for my company?
Current state scalability assessment of participant ventures
Pixar Brain Trust sessions
Exclusive dinner with Chris and Jeff
Deal or No Deal:
How Blitzscaling are you
With Chris Yeh and Jeff Abbott
Ask Me Anything with Reid Hoffman
Pixar Brain Trust sessions
Gap analysis / scaling strategy and tactics formulation
Market expansion strategies
International scaling challenges
Managing a scale-up through hyper-growth
Creating successful culture and teams
Financing and business scaling plan
VC investors— key considerations for investment