The Impact of Disruptive Technology

Disruptive technology is challenging players in every industry
Friday, June 15, 2018 -
15:30 to 16:30
Said Business School - Park End Street - OX1 1HP Oxford - United Kingdom

15 June 15.30

Disruptive technology is challenging players in every industry. Major breakthroughs are being implemented at the speed of light, transforming the existing business practice.

For start-ups, this may come easy. Many are born because they see an opportunity in a marketplace that will change how it currently operates, and they build a company around it.They exist to be disruptive. But how would a company with a well-established operational model disrupt their way of doing business? In this fireside chat Alex Cruz (Chairman and CEO of British Airways) and Xabi Uribe-Etxebarria (Founder and CEO of will be exploring the ‘disruptor’ versus ‘disruptee’ approach, whilst also looking to better understand the dynamic between the two.