The programme will cater to top managers of all organisations that are present in sectors going through a digital churn. Senior executives and entrepreneurs who are responsible for and involved in strategic decision-making, formulating and implementing the strategy for their business unit will benefit from attending this programme. Participants from various sectors involved in the programme will get to learn how digital transformation is shaping the future.
The programme will use a mix of cases, lectures and group exercises.
To receive a certificate of participation from the institute, the participants need to fulfil the minimum requirement of 80% attendance. Absence from any session needs to be with the prior approval of the programme faculty chair.
Prof. Pankaj Setia heads the Center for Digital Transformation at IIMA and teaches strategic management of digital innovations in graduate, executive education and doctoral programmes. He has published in the top information systems and business journals including the Financial Times top 50 Journals in two domains: 1) IT strategy and governance, and 2) Open source software. His broader research interests include business analytics and artificial intelligence, IT strategy, digital innovations, neuroscientific theories, computational models of sentiment analysis and IT Governance, and open-source innovations. He has advised multiple Ph.D. students most of whom are working in US universities. He has been invited to give research talks or keynote speeches by premier universities across different countries, such as India, Chile, the United States of America, and Singapore.
Amit Karna is an Associate Professor of Strategy at the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA). His interests lie in the areas of strategic management, technology management, innovation, and entrepreneurship. He has advised government and private organizations (in India and abroad) on strategy and management related issues. Amit currently serves as the Placement Chair at IIMA. Between 2015-2018, he chaired the Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) one of the largest and most well-regarded educational institute based business incubators in Asia. Amit served as the Chair of Strategy Area between 2017-2020. He has presented over 50 papers at various international conferences across the world. His research has been published in leading international journals.
Ankur Sinha is an Associate Professor at IIM Ahmedabad and the Chairperson of the Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE.CO). He completed his PhD from Helsinki School of Economics (Now: Aalto University School of Business) where his PhD thesis was adjudged as the best dissertation of the year. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur. In the past, he has been a visiting professor at Michigan State University and Aalto University School of Business. He has published his research in some of the leading Business, Computer Science and Statistics journals, in the areas of Optimization, Artificial Intelligence and Decision Making. Along with teaching and research, he is actively involved in mentoring startups, and consulting private and government organizations.
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Participants who are attending short-duration Executive Education Programmes for the first time, on or after April 1, 2012, will have to attend a total of 21 days in one or more programmes to be eligible for alumni status and alumni identity card, both of which will be awarded on payment of one-time alumni fee of AED 500.