The Gold Standard in Competitive Intelligence Training® for over 30 years.

The Academy of Competitive Intelligence (ACI) is the only educational institution in the space of Competitive Intelligence (CI) training to be accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). The CIP program – a complete intelligence program – from basics to advanced analysis – developed and led by the leading thinkers and educators in the field.

 


Collection & Benchmarking


The Analytic Framework


Strategic Applications

Strategic Applications

Module II Course
CI 401: War Gaming: Theory & Practice ACIVerified_CIP2Final


Enrichment Workshops

Enrichment Workshops

Our evening Enrichment Workshops enhance our modules.

What Our Alumni Say

If you want to improve your CI skills, this is the course you should take!
Eduardo Quintero, Janssen
Superb techniques, knowledge, examples – many years of experience brought to us in a strong CI skills well thought out and enthusiastic level MBA CI course.
Libby Bernal, BASF
I liked it so much I took them twice.
Luis Madureira, OgilvyRED
This is the only course where pioneers and veterans of intelligence meet to produce the next generation!
Simon Sang, Kenya Pipeline Co.


The honest dialogue about corporate America & how strategy works in it, will help anyone in their own organization. It is easy to see how ACI has become a cornerstone for CI.
Jeff Orf, The Boeing Co.
I would highly recommend this seminar to anyone aiming at a career in competitive intelligence or strategy.
Tatjana Sparavalo, Itron Inc.
Almost overwhelming in its intensity!
Gene Palmer, AstraZeneca
Great education on how to view and analyze industries.
Nareen Patel, GlaxoSmithKline
High Impact. High Value.
Luciano Oviedo, Intel
They will make you think.
Alex Roubinchik, Shell
I want to shout out from the mountaintops to my company what I have learned.
Clisandra Hayes, Corbis
These are among the best workshops on competitor intelligence…offering direct, practical learning which can be immediately applied.
Martin Grazier, Shell International
This program was above and beyond my expectations providing the right mix between theory, practice and networking. Very empowering”.
Hanai Said, TEVA Pharmaceuticals
Very happy that I was part of this training, which gave me: 1 extra pair of eyes and additional senses to work and operate with”.
Florialb Buza, IPKO Telecommunications