June 15, 2020 By CIO Academy Asia The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated the use of cloud technologies, as organisations seek to access services remotely. Cloud technologies have become more essential to organisations than ever! The scalability, speed and agility offered by the cloud is now critical to organisations, especially during this period of severe, worldwide disruption. Not only are peripheral workflows...
CIO Academy Asia #HASHTECH Insights April 16, 2020 The COVID-19 crisis has shown that few business continuity plans (BCPs) are able to address the COVID-19 emergency. As shared by Sreeram Iyer, Chief Operating Officer for Institutional Business, ANZ Bank, “Pandemics were perhaps somewhere on page 22 of the appendix in a BCP Plan Document”. BCPs typically anticipate interruptions to business that are...
CIO Academy Asia concluded our third edition of the Thought Leadership Forum series, this time with thematic focus on organisational agility and collaboration. ThoughtWork's Sunil Mundra reiterated the leadership priorities that are needed to build an effective agile organisation while Arvind Mathur related his approach in driving a culture and mindset shift across the business as Chief Information and Digital...
CIO reThink Forum is an exclusive event organised by CIO Academy Asia (CIOAA) together with our partners CIO VN, VACD and Luxcer that brings together tech leaders from the public and private sectors, and technology companies to discuss how the tidal waves of new technologies have changed and are still changing the business environment; and how they need to...
CIO Academy Asia recently hosted Mr Angel Viña, CEO and founder of Denodo Technologies, for a roundtable discussion with senior technology leaders in Singapore. Denodo Technologies provides companies with data virtualisation solutions to enhance agility in data management processes at the enterprise level. As a rapidly expanding company based out of Silicon Valley, Denodo Technologies had established their APAC...
Emerging technologies, digital transformation as well as social and demographic changes are shaping the future of work. A select group of Singapore’s top IT chiefs gathered on 17 April 2019 for an insightful lunch discussion jointly organised by CIO Academy together with Dell EMC and VMware under the umbrella of Dell Technologies, to exchange best practices and practical insights on “Transforming Workplace Collaboration to Accelerate Business Outcomes.”
Distinguished CEO Series 17 October 2018 CIO Academy Asia (CIOAA) recently hosted another edition of its Distinguished CEO series, this time, with Dr Andreas Schneider-Neureither, Founder, Chairman of The Board of Directors & CEO, SNP SE. The theme was “Near Zero – Closing the Gap between Business Strategy & Technology Execution” SNP, The Transformation Company is a global Software solution provider with a...
In partnership with Red Hat, CIO Academy Asia hosted a special Executive Lunch Roundtable on the 18th of October. Damien Wong, Vice President and General Manager, Asian Growth & Emerging Markets, Red Hat; Eugene Yeo, Group CIO, MyRepublic; Tan Meng Wai, Director & Head of Solution Architecture, Asian Growth & Emerging Markets, Red Hat and a select group of...
Building on the Digital Disruption and Transformation themes of the past two editions of ConnectGov Leaders Summits, the 2018 programme took on E=Mbracing Cognitive  Capabilities  (E=MC2)  as  the conceptual theme and segue that framed and levelled up conversations at the recent 2018 Leaders Summit held in Tallinn, Estonia from 30 to 31 July. Reflecting the evolution of key issues occupying...
31 May 2018 A report from an Executive Breakfast Briefing on Finance-As-A-Service: Raising the bar for the On-Demand Economy organised by CIO Academy Asia and NTT Communications.