LEARN HOW TO LAUNCH AND SCALE PLATFORM BUSINESS For all leaders who want to unlock the power of platforms and ecosystems

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Executive & Leadership Education

Our certified “Platform Strategy” programs for executives & leaders who want to understand platform economics and learn how to integrate platforms into the company & digitalization strategy.

In collaboration with GERBUS Academy

Entrepreneurial Platform Innovation

Worlds first hands-on training program for Platform & innovation Teams who want to build & scale a platform business. Become a certified “Platform Venture Developer” and learn the skills to first-hand from the true entrepreneurs and Platform founders.

Live & On-Demand

for leadership team

Executive Education

In collaboration with GERBUS Academy
Platform Strategy

A compact course of 4 sessions run by leading experts incl. Meet & Ask sessions with leading platform founders and CEOs. 

In collaboration with GERBUS Academy we developed this high-class Executive Education course. 

You will learn the principles of platforms, how to incorporate platform strategies into your corporate strategy and you will gain insights from platform founders. 

In a nutshell:

  • 4 sessions a 3 hours in 4 weeks – perfectly fits into your schedule
  • Meet & Ask leading B2B platform CEOs
  • Focus on B2B case studies & insights from our venture projects
  • Run by leading experts Simon Torrance & Matthias Walter
  • Access to community of practice


  • 1.890 EUR (regular price)

Next Course starts:

  • 15. April
for Platform & Innovation Teams

Team Enablement

Entrepreneurial Platform Innovation Masterclass

Our signature 8-week certification program to enable teams to build & scale platform businesses. 

!!! Incl. 5 key notes and Q&A sessions with leading platform CEOs / Co-Founders !!!

Tailored for platform teams it covers all key elements of building platforms ventures:

  • The 5-phases of platform venture development
  • Market discovery, opportunity identification & selection
  • Platform & Ecosystem strategies
  • MVP design & market validation
  • Initial launch & Growth hacking
  • User & Data network effects
  • Trust building incl. our Trust framework
  • IT & IoT architecture (in collaboration with AWS) 


  • Part 1 – Discovery & Launch a Platform Venture – 4 weeks / 8 sessions a 3hrs
  • Part 2 – Grow & Scale a Platform Venture – 4 weeks / 8 sessions
  • incl. Q&A with leading B2B platform founders
  • Run by true platform entrepreneurs (no consultants)
  • Remote / Online – no travel required


  • Part 1: Start 01. March
  • Part 2: Start 29. March

You can book part 1 or 2 separately or join the full program. Group discounts available.

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Run by true entrepreneurs

All our trainers are true entrepreneurs and gained their expertise in building & scaling own platform(s).

Meet & Ask the CEOs

The program consists of meet & ask sessions with CEOs of leading B2B platforms in Europe. 

Social Learning

Our program allows you to connect to your peers to exchange and build a network


Each participant will earn an official certificate as “Platform Venture Developer” or “Platform & Ecosystem Strategist”

Remote access

Our sessions are live online courses – you can participate without traveling


English is the main language, but our trainers speak multiple languages to answer questions directly  in German, Russian, French and Spain

The depth on details based on real-world examples explained by true platform founders and pioneers is what makes this course so valuable. It helped us to accelerate our platform initiative. 

Head of DigitalLarger B2B company, Germany

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