Mr Tang Kim Yee

Senior Director, Technology & Architecture Office, SingTel/NCS

Mr Tang Kim Yee has been in the IT industry for the past 29 years. He holds a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and Master of Business Administration. He is currently a Director within Singtel’s Group Enterprise. He was one of the pioneers in implementing Robotic Process Automation and advocating various other automation initiatives such as machine learning and AI within Group Enterprise. Kim Yee is also very passionate and active in transforming the organisation’s manpower resources to upgrade themselves, setting up initiatives such as Singtel Automation Academy for technical staff to re-skill themselves.

Crucial Ingredients for Digital Transformation at Scale: Role of IHL

The advent of digitalization is picking up tremendous momentum across many organizations and industries in Singapore. Technologies such as robotic process automation, data analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence etc are fundamentally changing all aspects of business operations. One of the biggest challenges in executing such business transformation is to convince the organization’s rank and file to embrace these changes. Not only that, staff need to learn new skills such as automation and programming in order to make meaningful contribution in this new environment. The presenter will share how this is done within Singtel’s Group Enterprise division. He will further share how institutes of higher learning can become valuable partners in this journey.