BFS1 - DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES FOR DIRECTORS

Level Advanced.
Course Description Directors, as fiduciaries of their companies, cannot ignore the relentless tide of technology changing the basis of competition, disrupting old business models and redefining industries. This course, conducted in collaboration with a leading global professional services company, aims to provide directors with an overview of the current trends in technology. The focus on technological innovation covers areas such as artificial intelligence, virtual assistant technology, intelligent automation, blockchain and 5G.
Course Objectives
  1. Recognise how disruptive technologies are evolving in the digitalisation of industries.
  2. Learn about major disruptive technologies: artificial intelligence, virtual assistant technology, intelligent automation, blockchain and 5G.
  3. Reflect on the potential impact and challenges of disruptive technologies.
  4. Appreciate the significance of digital directorship.
Course Outline
  1. Overview of key disruptive technologies and trends.
  2. Deep dive, with demonstrations and case studies, into:
    a. Artificial intelligence.
    b. Virtual assistant technology.
    c. Intelligent automation.
    d. Blockchain.
    e. 5G.
  3. Panel discussion on implications of trends and role of the digital director.
Target Audience
Directors seeking to understand the disruptive impact of today’s exponential technologies and their implications.
Course Duration Half day.
Format Presentation with case studies and live demonstrations, followed by panel discussion and Q&A.
Course Fees
(including 7% GST)
SID member: $481.50    Non-member: $663.40
CPD Hours 4 hours.

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