About the Organisers


SMU Academy - since its inception, the Singapore Management University (SMU) has built a strong reputation as an innovative and progressive management university with a well-established interactive pedagogy incorporating business cases and seminars, and – very distinctively – strong links with business and industry. Given the rapid changes in the world of work and learning, as well as the challenges of the future economy, SMU sees the opportunity to contribute to adult education in Singapore through the establishment of the SMU Academy. The Academy, with its pillars of Financial Services; Human Capital, Management & Leadership; and Technology & Intelligent Systems leverages SMU’s reputation and linkages to prepare our workforce with the competencies and career resilience required for today’s rapidly changing world.
Principals Academy - Incorporated as a joint venture between the Academy of Principals (Singapore) and the Singapore Economic Development Board, Principals Academy Inc (PAI) was established in response to the national vision of developing Singapore into a thriving international education hub. With a vision to become Asia’s premier education enterprise, PAI seeks to empower educators and learners with the necessary skills and opportunities to enhance their educational & professional development. Through strategic collaboration and partnerships, the core business of PAI revolves around providing quality programmes and services for educators in the region and beyond.