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Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Programme

  • Campus Immersion and Networking Event
  • NUS Associate Alumni Status and Benefits
  • CTO Playbook: Elevate your Modern CXO Blueprint
  • Access to Success Coach - To drive engagement and clarity
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Future-Proof Your Career: Invest in Your Success

Emeritus and NUS School of Computing unite to offer an exclusive opportunity. Enrol by 18 July, 2024 and get USD 1000 enrolment benefit. Limited seats available. Reserve your spot today!

Upcoming Round Date: 18 July, 2024 | Application Fee: US$100

Programme Highlights

Comprehensive programme design, 26 modules across 4 key pillars

Pre-Recorded Video Lectures* from NUS faculty for self-paced learning interspersed with live lectures from renowned NUS faculty and industry practitioners

Connect and network with high-achieving global professionals/leaders from across industries during the 2-day campus experience and networking opportunity at NUS campus**

NUS Associate Alumni Status and Benefits

Access to Success Coach - To drive engagement and clarity

CTO Playbook: Introspect on the role within a technology domain and reimagine the application of technology initiatives

2-Week capstone project

Case study and application-based approach to solve real-world problems

Note:

  • The programme highlights presented above are approximate, and subject to change depending on the availability and expertise of the teaching faculty, as well as the programme's desired outcomes.

  • The programme is designed to be delivered approximately over 9 to 10 months in a calendar year, including some occasional breaks that may be provided. This is only indicative. The actual calendar time may be more or less by a few weeks depending on the number of topics covered and other variables like breaks provided/not provided."

  • Assignments are reviewed either by success coach who is available to support participants in their learning journey and/or by the Emeritus grading team. The final number of quizzes, assignments and discussions will be confirmed closer to the programme start.

  • *This is a majorly self-paced online programme with some live sessions with programme faculty. Post- session video recordings will be available for up to 12 months after programme completion. We have a curated panel of industry practitioners who will be conducting the weekly live doubt-clearing sessions.

  • **For the on-campus networking session participants will be responsible for making their own travel and accommodation arrangements.

Who is this programme for?

Become a transformative technology leader to drive strategic innovation and growth.

  • Aspiring and Current CTOs: Senior technology professionals who want to shape and lead the technology strategy of their organization.

  • Seasoned Executives and Technology Leaders: Experienced leaders with 10+ years in the field, including 5 years in management, eager to drive digital transformation and create competitive advantages by efficiently managing technology functions and aligning initiatives with business goals.

  • Senior IT Managers and Directors: Individuals looking to enhance their strategic thinking, leadership capabilities, and ability to implement complex technology projects.

  • Tech Consultants and Entrepreneurs: Innovators seeking to explore the latest trends in technology and digital strategy to foster business growth and assume senior leadership roles.

Key Takeaways

Develop an agile and effective technology strategy

Identify technology solutions for critical organisational gaps, Identify and implement new and upcoming technologies, Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors, Explore strategy, adaptation, and renewal in organisations

Create organisational frameworks and implement technological solutions in line with future technology trends

Learn about the latest industry trends and assess how these emerging trends may impact the organisation, Drive organisational privacy policies and environmental, social, and governance practices

Master the leadership skills and boost business outcomes

Learn best practices in the data and technology domain to align business objectives, Transform your organisation’s strategic position and competitiveness

Anticipate the scale at which products and technologies may evolve in the future to build competitive advantage

Consider effective frameworks and metrics of an organisation’s readiness to scale, Examine implications of technology trends: Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Talent Clusters and Migration, Relate risk and uncertainty in innovation

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Programme, participants will be able to:

  • Develop Agile Technology Strategies: Identify and implement cutting-edge solutions, communicate strategies to stakeholders, and drive organizational adaptation and renewal.

  • Integrate Future Trends: Assess and incorporate emerging industry trends, develop privacy policies, and promote environmental, social, and governance practices.

  • Enhance Leadership Skills: Align data and technology practices with business objectives to transform strategic positioning and competitiveness.

  • Anticipate and Scale Technologies: Evaluate readiness to scale, understand implications of trends like Blockchain, AI, and ML, and manage innovation risks and uncertainties.

Curriculum

*The date for campus experience and networking event will be confirmed closer to the end of the programme, based on the confirmation from school and relevant stakeholders

Programme Faculty

Prof Alex Siow

Professor (Practice Track) Department of Information Systems and Analytics

A/Prof Sharon Tan

Associate Professor Department of Information Systems and Analytics

Dr Amir Monajemi

Senior Lecturer Department of Computer Science

Lee Boon Kee

Senior Lecturer Department of Information Systems & Analytics

Samantha Sow

Senior Lecturer Department of Information Systems and Analytics

Dr Ai Xin

Lecturer Department of Computer Science

Dr Ganesh N. Iyer

Lecturer Department of Computer Science

Dr Michael Gorriz

Senior Executive Education Fellow, Advanced Computing for Executives

Dr Charles Phua

Executive Education Fellow Advanced Computing for Executives

Claudia Marcusson

Executive Education Fellow Advanced Computing for Executives

Teo Chin Seng

Executive Education Fellow Advanced Computing for Executives

Dr Yong Hsin Ning

Executive Education Fellow Advanced Computing for Executives

Zaid bin Hamzah

Executive Education Fellow Advanced Computing for Executives

Ang Leong Boon

Deputy Director & Head, IT Security IT Department, NUS

Tan Tzann Chang

Fmr. Deputy Director & Head (CITO's Office) - NUS-IT

Note: Programme Faculty for the live sessions might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be shared closer to the programme start date.

Success Coach

CHARLES CHAO RONG PHUA

CEO | Global 100 professor-author grade management consultant

Adjunct faculty for trisector research-strategy-innovation-entrepreneurship for National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore Management Universit...

Note: Programme Faculty for the live sessions might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be shared closer to the programme start date.

Associate Alumni Status and Benefits

Base Alumni Benefits provided post successful completion of programme:

  • Invitations to selected school events / alumni events

  • Access to NUS School of Computing’s Executive Education webinars

  • Up to 15% savings on School of Computing’s non-funded executive education programmes

  • Tech Talent Assembly (TTAB) membership to a tech community of practice (CXO Chapter) giving participants an opportunity to attend monthly tech talks, coaching session, visits to industry, etc at NUS campus.

Associate Alumni Status and Benefits: Upon successful completion of the programme, participants can apply for NUS Associate Alumni status. The application will be reviewed by the School of Computing. Those eligible will be awarded Associate Alumni status with NUS email id and e-library access.

All benefits are subject to change at the discretion of NUS School of Computing.

Certificate

Certificate

Upon successful completion of the programme, participants will be awarded a verified digital certificate by NUS School of Computing.

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of the NUS School of Computing.

Complimentary Annual Digital WSJ Membership

Complimentary Annual Digital WSJ Membership

As a participant in the programme, you can enjoy a complimentary annual digital membership to The Wall Street Journal, giving you unlimited access to award-winning journalism across any device. From business and world news, to technology and life and arts, WSJ provides ambitious and fact-based reporting that readers can trust.

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