The Centre’s vision is to take its place as a thought leader, guiding India, Asia, and the world as digitalization rapidly penetrates every area of life. The Centre’s mission is to help the country and world develop skill sets that bring about responsible digital transformation to guide organizations as they transform and are transformed by digitalization, to inform policy-makers as they confront new challenges
The Centre focuses on
Extensive research forms the bedrock for change. At CDT our primary goal is to engage in conducting and catalyzing cutting-edge research that may feature as research publications, white papers, and research reports. The centre may help provide data for external research, offer expertise in various streams. The centre is partnering with renowned scholars across the world who are being intricately involved in mentoring the research work. Please write to us if you may be keen.
Using cutting-edge pedagogical innovations, the centre undertakes consulting and research assignments, and offers executive education and training workshops, focusing on the impact of digital transformation and innovations
Our mission is to help the country and world develop skill sets that bring about responsible digital transformation. Therefore, CDT is looking to make various initiatives and partnerships in the social and public domain, spanning issues such as those related to digital skill development, smart cities, and swachh Bharat missions, amongst others.
Executive Committee Members
The Centre of Digital Transformation focuses on activities that enhance an understanding of the digital ecosystem and the impact of digital transformation and innovations.
It catalyzes leadership and it leverages its expertise in research and development of strategy, economics, information systems, and digital innovations.
Specifically, it pursues initiatives and partnerships in the social and public domains and promotes digital skill development, implementation for smart cities, and Swachh Bharat missions
Key activities include:
Talks and Discussion series
Focused on tapping the intelligence of eminent professionals, faculty, and social leaders, the talks and discussion series intends
to create and disseminate insightful video talks and discussions, and
to discuss issues related to the responsible use of advanced technologies, such as the Artificially Intelligent (AI) technologies
The CDT invites media and industry leaders to participate in debates, workshops and knowledge roundups that take up contemporary topics shaping our work and world.
Research Conference on Digital Transformation
The Centre’s annual Digital Transformation Conference brings together leading academics from all over the world to present their research and discuss emerging issues. In addition, the CDT organizes smaller gatherings throughout the year.
Prof. Pankaj Setia
|(Founding chair) The IIMA Chair Professor and Professor of Information Systems, IIMA|
Mr. Aditya Bhasin
|(Co-chair) Chief Technology and Information Officer, Bank of America|
Prof. Errol D'Souza
|Director, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)|
|SVP, Global Business Services Executive, Bank of America|
Prof. Debjit Roy
|The IIMA Chair Professor and Professor of Operations Management, IIMA|
Prof. Ramayya Krishnan
|Dean, Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University|
(Founding chair) The IIMA Chair Professor and Professor of Information Systems, IIMA
(Co-chair) Chief Technology and Information Officer, Bank of America
Director, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)
SVP, Global Business Services Executive, Bank of America
The IIMA Chair Professor and Professor of Operations Management, IIMA
Dean, Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University