Entries by Johan Magnusson


Pedagogical price to SCDI faculty

Johan Magnusson received the IT Faculty of the University of Gothenburgs pedagogical price for his work with integrating practice and live-cases into courses. In his courses, the students take on roles as management consultants, working in corporations such as CEVT and the County Administrative Boards with identifying shortcomings in existing governance and control, and, recommending […]


SEB Summer Concert

SCDI participated with a keynote on the necessity for balancing efficiency and innovation in the quest for digitalization. The session was part of an event organized by SEB, with 1,000 participants that after the lectures were treated to a wonderful concert.

Network meeting for DiMiOS users

During a network gathering at the public administration forum Offentliga Rummet, the first meeting of users of the digital maturity assessment tool DiMiOS (www.digitalforvaltning.se) gathered 30 odd users. The discussions focused on the merits and value of the model and tool, and the path towards use for new members. Members of the Digitalization board in […]

Graduation ceremony for Digital Leadership

Fredrik Svahn, SCDI faculty and director of the Digital Leadership Masters program in Gothenburg gave a commensuration speech focused on the necessity for awareness and the absence of off-the-shelf solutions for digital leadership. Following this, the first graduates of the masters program were rewarded with their diplomas. We congratulate this first of many batches of […]


University CIO gathering

SCDI participated with a session on digital maturity and how we need to change IT Governance within the higher education sector in Sweden. The session was based on the schools having done a preliminary analysis of their operations with DiMiOS, and then these results were discussed in conjunction with recent findings from research.


Op-ed in SvD on SCDI results

SCDIs work on digital maturity in the public sector was acknowledged in the national newspaper Svenska Dagbladets editorial. Even though the conclusion presented in the op-ed was not supported in the underlying results we are happy to see that our results are utilized for public debate. See here for a the op-ed and here for […]

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Executive MBA in Gotenburg

SCDI participated with a module on Digital Leadership in the Executive MBA program at GU School of Executive Education. During two days, participants in the form of executives from 20 organizations met up with Lisen Selander, Fredrik Svahn and Johan Magnusson to discuss and learn more about how to lead in times of digitalization.


Blockchain solutions for Insurance

The SCDI project “Blockchain Solutions for Dynamic Pricing of Insurance” was covered in Länsförsäkringar Forskningsbrev. The project is currently exploring how blockchain can be used as an infrastructure within the insurance industry, linking different actors to new value offerings. See here for the article (in Swedish).