MBSC Leading Digital Transformation Program
Managing data, Technology, People & Relations

STARTS DateSTARTS ON: Sunday, September 5th, 2021

DURATIONDURATION: 5 weeks (including orientation)
4 – 6 hours per week

COURSE FEESDELIVERY: Live– Online – Synchronous Learning

COURSE FEESCOURSE FEES:7,500 SAR
Tax Not Included

STARTS Date SESSION STRUCTURE: 10 live sessions
Days: Every Monday & Wednesday
Session Time: 90 min | From 7:00 - 8:30 PM (GMT+3)

Today's competitive and complex business environment and ecosystem require businesses and managers at all levels to understand, use, and utilize Information Technologies and Systems. IT and IS help managers make better-informed decisions related to all aspects of the business, such as managing people and processes or establishing strong relationships with customers and suppliers.

Utilizing IT and IS more requires Digital Transformation, a socio-technical issue involving technology processes and humans. This program will discuss IT and IS's strategic importance for businesses and managers and expand on your understanding of key technologies and relevant platforms that can be utilized.

We will also broaden your understanding of utilizing social media, cloud computing, strategy for business analytics, industry 4.0, Digital Transformation of services and businesses, and decision-making with IT and IS.

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND

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Participant profile

Leaders and/or executives seeking the full perspective needed to lead in a digital world.

Examples of related positions:
IT, Digital Transformation, Business Development, CRM, and data analysis

Industry Examples


Publishing

Retail

Energy

Banking & Financial Services

Education

IT Services

Industrial Goods

Healthcare

Telecommunications

IMPACT & KEY BENEFITS

Our focus is the same as you:
Your growth and an immediate and long-lasting return on investment.
At MBSC’s Leading Digital Transformation (Online) Program, you can expect the following:

 


Complete the Program In 5-weeks

Complete an intensive, practical, hands-on interactive program in 5 weeks online


Earn a Digital
Certification

Receive a Digital Certificate in Business Specialty in Digital Transformation (Online) Program from Prince Mohammed bin Salman College of Business and Entrepreneurship

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Note: After successful completion of the online program. Your verified digital certificate will be emailed to you in the name you used when registering for the program.

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Learn From Renowned Faculty Members

Learn from accomplished Professors who are a cut above the rest in their field, are based in Saudi Arabia and come from diverse international backgrounds


Be a Member of MBSC Executive Education Network

Enjoy the immense learning and networking benefits by becoming a part of the MBSC’s network of professionals

KEY TAKEAWAYS

Participants will learn how to...
  1. Understand the business value of Digital Transformation
  2. Understand why Digital Transformation is a must for any business
  3. Learn about the phases of Digital Transformation
  4. Understand the challenges of organizational transformation and learn how to manage them through the power of analytics
  5. Learn about creating a road map for Digital Transformation
After attending the program, the participants will be able to:
  • Performing an assessment of the current state of digitalization in your organization
  • Creating a Digital Transformation plan and road map
  • Familiarize with current technologies, especially the third platform
  • Experiencing the power of analytics through simulations
  • Learning through real-life cases
  • Recognizing the need for Digital Transformation
  • Understanding the business value of Digital Transformation
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Your Learning Journey

THE LEARNING EXPERIENCE

MBSC offers synchronous online programs that maintain a high level of engagement and meet the needs of individual learning styles while also leveraging the power of peer learning. This is achieved through a user-friendly learning platform that enables participants to easily navigate the program content and achieve learning objectives.

The program structure includes a variety of teaching instruments, such as:

 

Video Lectures & live
interactive sessions

Peers learning
discussions

Reading materials:
case studies, articles

Quizzes, simulation,
interactive games

Surveys

Assignment &
homework

The program curriculum is built around 10 Live comprehensive sessions.

Learning Journey

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Meet the Faculty

Erman Coskun, Ph.D.

Program Director, Professor of Information Technology

Function and Specialization

  • Information Systems & Management Information Systems
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Decision Analysis
  • Management Science
  • Operations Research
  • Digital Transformation
  • Optimization
  • Business Analytics & Business Intelligence
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Complexity & Complex Systems
  • Disaster & Emergency Management
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Background

Dr. Erman Coskun is a full professor of Management Information Systems and Operations Research. He has an academic career of over 19 years, having held positions in the United States, Turkey, and Cyprus. He has taught courses focusing on Management Information Systems, Digital Transformation, Supply Chain and Logistics Management, and Quantitative Methods and Management Science in both the United States and Turkey.

He has won multiple teaching and career awards, including LeMoyne College and Sakarya University Faculty Member of the Year, Best MBA faculty member, the best Ph.D. advisor, The Most Productive Faculty Award.

Select Professional Experience

  • Currently serving as:
    • Department chair:
      • Director of Social Sciences Institute.
    • A consultant for a financial credit scoring institution and an ERP software development company.
    • An Information Systems program evaluator for ABET, and he is a member of the Association of Information Systems.
    • A founding member and academic relations Committee chair of the Turkish chapter of AIS.
    • Leading several IT projects for:
    • Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
    • Ministry of Education
    • Agency of Disaster Management
  • Held various managerial and administrative positions in both Sakarya University, Turkey, and Lemoyne College, USA.
  • Served as the Founding Chair of Sakarya University’s Management Information Systems Department and Program.
  • Served as the head of Sakarya University’s Quantitative Methods Department.
  • Worked in consulting for the private sector and government institutions in the US and Turkey, where he has undertaken multiple projects to establish information systems, decision support systems, and optimize analytical systems.
  • Published journals on:
    • Government Information Quarterly, Systems and Software, Information and Software Technology, Homeland Security, and Emergency Management. Published subjects in Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Resource Planning, Disaster, and Crisis Management.
    • Top conferences in The MIS area such as the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS).

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*Source: MBSC Executive Education Analysis, 2021.