Photo (above): Rama as a consultant with the local industry development team in Bhutan. As planned, this is the second installment of my article tilted ‘From intelligence to smartness’. It's nice to gloat about Sg’s past tech achievements but lets not get too trapped and carried away with our 20/20 hind sight. Our previous four decades of 6 national masterplans have...
From intelligence to smartness! Photo (above): Early days of our Smart Nation journey – Sg Tech leaders with our PM during a visit to Hungary in 2007 “Before you discuss your future, remember how we got here – the past.” Founding PM,LKY, in his opening address at NTUC seminar, Nov 16, 1969 Part 1 My 3 decades of involvements with the tech domain in...
Digital disruption is the top trending topic in business today. Chief information officers (CIOs) thrust into the limelight as they oversee technology in their organisations, understand that they have to move with the times or be left behind. At the ConnectGov summit in Bhutan, CIOs and senior executives spoke about the steps they are taking to manage digital disruption. “In healthcare,...
1 June 2016 Driving Digital Innovation: Perspectives from Asian CIOs Digital tsunami, agile development, container technology, value-based productivity, design thinking, partner ecosystem—these were some of the technological trends and management imperatives that came under the scanner at the inaugural CIO Forum organized by CIO Academy Asia at the ongoing CommunicAsia2016 at Marina Bay Sands on Wednesday. The theme of the forum was ‘Driving...