Program - Disruptive Technologies

Harnessing Disruptive Technologies for that Much-needed Competitive Edge

Program Overview

This program is focused on giving senior managers of companies and owners / COOs of SMBs, the understanding and appreciation needed to innovatively apply disruptive technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Augmented and Virtual Reality, which are increasingly being adopted by 21st century corporations, to secure that much-needed competitive edge.

The program covers concepts, frameworks, applications and use-cases from leading companies to illustrate how many of them are using these to gain and sustain competitive advantages.

Key Takeaways for Participants:

1. To equip oneself with an understanding & basic appreciation of disruptive technologies, some of which could become integral to 21st century businesses & institutions which strive to remain competitive and thrive.
2. Understand where and how some of these disruptive technologies could be used to trigger innovation and help the organization gain that much-needed competitive edge essential for organizations keen to grow and thrive.
3. Acquire knowledge which could soon qualify as must-have for managers & professionals of progressive & competitive 21st century businesses & institutions.

Faculty: Dr. Debashis Guha

Dr. Debashis Guha is an expert in quantitative analytics, especially in the fields of investment and risk management.  

He has held leadership positions at U.S. hedge funds, and at research firms in NYC, where he advised financial institutions  like Met-Life & Bank of America. He has been a consultant on data-based modeling and forecasting, to MNCs like DuPont and Caterpillar, and to central banks & govts., such as the Ministry of Finance, Spain, Banco de Mexico and Bank Indonesia.

Debashis Guha has a Ph.D. from Columbia University , and a B.Tech. in Electronics & Communication Engg. from IIT, Kharagpur.

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Faculty: Subhamoy Chakraborti

Subhamoy Chakraborti has extensive experience in devising Digital, Mobile & Data based solutions for the BFSI segment.

While working with Oracle and as a consultant with Motorola, Cisco, Toshiba & Fujitsu, he has been involved in projects in these domains for corporations like JPMorgan Chase & Credit Suisse. In his leadership role for a FSI. he has initiated projects in Mobility, Digitization, Operation Transformation & Digital Marketing.

Subhamoy has a post-graduation in Computer Science from Indian Statistical Institute & has undertaken a MDP on Innovation Mgmt. by HBS. He is an engineering graduate.

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