With the world grappling with COVID-19, digital transformation has become a key driver for many economies and businesses globally. There is an increasing trend in the adoption of technologies such as data science, cybersecurity, cloud computing, deep learning, IoT, automation, virtual reality and others, as organisations look to re-imagine the evolution of their workflows and processes. Not only has this crisis brought in the new normal of remote working, it has also pushed analytics to the forefront.
As businesses look to emerge stronger while adopting the much-in-demand technologies, the need for professionals who are equipped with these skills is on the rise. In fact, according to one of our reports, there are 93,500 open jobs in data science in India alone. To keep up with this increasing demand, professionals should equip themselves with these emerging skills to accelerate their career in the new normal.
To help candidates future-proof their jobs and advance their career in the new normal, Analytics India Magazine in association with the National University of Singapore is organising an exclusive webinar to detail the essential skill sets that are critical to recover business models. The webinar will also focus on recommending programmes that are specially designed to ensure that you thrive in the new normal.
What Will The Webinar Cover?
- Participants will gain insights on relevant skill sets and technologies which are magnified due to the COVID-19 situation
- Participants will get to explore graduate programmes with the industry-relevant curriculum taught by the finest faculties at Asia’ Top University (QS World University Rankings 2021)
- This session will also give participants insights to the National University of Singapore’s MSc in Industry 4.0 and MSc in Data Science and Machine Learning
Who Will Be The Session Speakers?
Associate Professor Goh Puay Guan is the Academic Director of the MSc in Industry 4.0, at the National University of Singapore. He has diverse academic and industry experience, holding an MS in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University and many publications in esteemed journals. Professionally, Associate Professor Goh has served in various senior management roles for global MNCs, holding specific expertise in areas such as technology impact on supply chains, globalisation of Asian companies and more.
Professor Zhang Louxin is the Academic Director of the MSc in Data Science and Machine Learning, at the National University of Singapore. He has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, Canada. Professor Zhang has been with the Department of Mathematics at the National University of Singapore since 2001. His current research interests include the application of data science in biomedicine, complex networks and infectious disease propagation modelling. He has served as the project committee member/chairman of several international bioinformatics conferences such as the International Conference on Molecular Biology Intelligent Systems and the European Conference on Computational Biology, and served as the editorial board/guest editor of eight international bioinformatics journals.
Topic: Accelerate your Career during the New Normal: Recommended Programmes designed to future-proof your career
Date: 5th November (Thursday)
Timing: 6pm – 7pm (IST); 8.30 – 9.30pm (SG time)
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Srishti currently works as Associate Editor at Analytics India Magazine. When not covering the analytics news, editing and writing articles, she could be found reading or capturing thoughts into pictures.