As the digital capital of Asia, Singapore is the preferred base for Information Communications & Technology (ICT) firms, with a vibrant ICT ecosystem made up of global and local tech firms. Singapore’s strong pipeline of digital talent and robust ICT infrastructure allows tech firms to aggregate opportunities and remain digitally-connected.
How does e2i support the ICT & Media industry?
The SCS Career Mentoring Session, as part of the SkillsFuture Career Advisors Programme under the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSa) framework, provided peer group mentoring, personal career coaching and career seminars.
The session focused on helping jobseekers gain a deeper understanding of their career development and be inspired by industry mentors to pursue their career goals. The CTOs from SPH and Voyager Innovations Singapore shared on the topic of “Digital Networking and Learning New Skills in the Digital Age”.
Career Conversion Programme
e2i supported the launch of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Technology Career Conversion Programme. This conversion programme is done in partnership with Isaca SG Chapter and Tech Talent Assembly (TTAB) to elevate the presence of women in the technology workforce.
The conversion programme is aimed at women who are looking to switch careers into an IT GRC role such as IT Audit or IT Risk. It consists of theory and practical sessions and a 3-month internship stint.