The British High Commissioner(HC) to Singapore, Kara Owen met CIO Academy Asia at Block 71 as part of her introduction to Singapore. Ramakrishna Purushotaman gave a brief overview of what CIOAA does & our co-host NUS Enterprise's Kelvin Tan also walked us through the history of Block 71 and the continuous journey of collaborative support towards building the entrepreneurial...
Singapore, 21 June 2019 – CIO Academy Asia is hosting its 4th Edition of the ConnectGov Leaders Summit in Edinburgh Scotland on the theme of ‘Navigating the Data Economy’ Many are well familiar that deep technology-related disruptive forces are re-shaping the world and all the evidence suggest that the pace of these technologies is accelerating.  From governments to businesses; from communities to...
In light of International Women’s day which was celebrated on March 8th to recognise women for their achievements. CIOAA was asked “How can organisations do their part to bridge the gender gap, in the digital and other areas?”
This article was published in HRM ASIA, FEBRUARY 28ND 2019. The CIO Academy's Ramakrishna (right) and Joanna Bush, of HRM Asia, have signed a memorandum of understanding for a continuing partnership The Singapore-based CIO Academy Asia will play a lead role across several conference streams of HR Festival Asia, taking place on May 8 and 9 this year. Organiser HRM Asia announced the unique...
This article was published in BUSINESS TODAY MALAYSIA, FEBRUARY 22ND 2019. SAP Malaysia today encouraged local organisations to transform into ‘Intelligent Enterprises’ if they are to realise sustainable success in today’s Experience Economy. Its Managing Director Duncan Williamson said that, throughout the decades, business fundamentals have not changed – but customer expectations have. “If you look at the economy today, people want it...
This article was published in The Business Times, November 20th 2018. CYBERSECURITY and data analytics have emerged as the top tech focus areas in 2019 among tech leaders and information executives in South-east Asia. A total of 70 such workers were polled in the CIO Academy Asia Tech Trends & Priorities Survey 2019, results of which were published this week. About 66 per...
Halogen Foundation Singapore is celebrating their 15th anniversary this year and to mark the occasion, they are recognising the very people who have journeyed alongside them in those years with a commemorative feature on the topic, The Future of Influence. Our very own CEO, Ramakrishna Purushotaman was asked to give his take on the key influences for the younger generation in...
This article was published in The Straits Times on August 9, 2018. The small country is a digital powerhouse, being a world leader in government e-initiatives. And it takes a tough and also unique approach to cyber security, with citizens heavily involved. Visitors to the small Baltic state of Estonia would be able to recite this phrase by the time they...
This article was published in The Straits Times on August 1, 2018 Technology leaders' pitch at international meeting comes amid growing cyber threats The call has grown louder for the public sector to be bound by the same personal data protection laws that apply to the private sector as governments transform themselves digitally, said technology leaders at an international meeting in...
Ramakrishna Purushotaman was featured on the show, ASEAN Foresight: Hacking Cyber Security Threat on Channel News Asia. Here is a special advertorial feature from The Business Times and a segment of the show on video. Click the below image to view advertorial feature. Click the below image to watch video. ...