Impact of Technology Innovation and New 
Business Models on
Supply Chains 

Course Reference No: CRS-N-0047191

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Course Objectives
Growing overseas require access to markets, capital and competitive differentiation. In the context of Asia, suppliers are usually much less technologically sophisticated compared to their overseas buyers in major world markets. As new technologies transform business models and automate business processes, traditional supply chains in sourcing, manufacturing, distribution and logistics are being affected, with clear threats of disintermediation.

This course will provide frameworks for analysing technology impacts on business, and examine key trends In new technologies and how these will impact supply chains. Group project work will involve brainstorming on transforming company supply chains through implementing new technologies and business models at strategic and operational level

At the end of the programme, you will be able to learn:
• Transformative and disruptive potential of new technology developments 
• Apply technology at strategic and operational levels of supply chain
• Understand the potential of shared services and platforms to create competitive advantage 
• Create a roadmap for using technology as an enabler and a differentiator 

Day 1
• Technology transformation and the evolution of business models 
• Levels of technology disruption and impact
• e-commerce and channels
• The blurring of business models in retail, logistics and distribution

Day 2
• Impact of new supply chain technologies
• Industry 4.0
• Data Analytics
• Industrial automation
• The sharing economy
• The individual economy 

Day 3
• Putting it together: Project discussion
• Future-scaping your company supply chain using technology for business transformation and process   automation 
• Project presentations


Who Should Attend
Senior Management, Senior Managers, Managers, and corporate executives on management track 

Mode of Training

Data Analytics Begins With Me


Goh Puay Guan is Associate Professor at NUS SCALE, and NUS Business School. Prior to that he had 20 years of corporate experience throughout Asia in general management, strategic planning, and commercial investments. He has also been an Adjunct Associate Professor at NUS Business School from 2011 to 2017, and Adjunct Professor with Inha University in South Korea from 2007 to 2009. He is the author of Supply Chain Management: A Concise Guide. published by Pearson (1st Ed. 2005, 2nd Ed. 2015).

As Vice President of Business and Commercial at Sembcorp Development, he helped to set up a new business unit Sembcorp Infra Services in 2014 and build its logistics assets footprint in Vietnam, serving concurrently as General Director of its wholly owned subsidiary in Vietnam. He led Batamindo Shipping and Warehousing Pte Ltd to attain the ASEAN Business Award for Growth (SME) by the ASEAN Business Advisory Council in 2013. He was a Top Outstanding Young Persons (TOYP) 2012 Merit Winner for Business and Entrepreneurship category, awarded by Junior Chamber International (JCI).

He has been active in the community, including serving as President of the Stanford Club of Singapore, Honorary Treasurer at Mensa Singapore, and President of the Singapore Club in Seoul. He is also a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors.  


16 - 17 &  23 Sept 2019


3 Days
9.00am to 5.30pm


National University of Singapore
University Town

International Participants

S$ 3210.00

  • Incl. GST

Singapore Citizens
(39 yrs old or younger) 
or Singapore PRs

S$ 963.00

  • Incl. GST

Singapore Citizens
(40 yrs or older)

S$ 363.00

  • Incl. GST

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs

S$ 363.00

  • Incl. GST

Fees & Fundings


Singapore Citizen1
39 years old or younger
Singapore Citizen1
40 years or older eligible for MCES2
Citizen1 eligible
for WTS3
Singapore PRs 

Enhanced Training
Support for SMEs4
Full Programme FeeS$3,000.00S$3,000.00S$3,000.00S$3,000.00S$3,000.00S$3,000.00
SkillsFuture Funding
Eligible for Claim Period
(19 Oct 2017 to 30 Sep 2020)
Nett Programme FeeS$3,000.00S$900.00S$900.00S$900.00S$900.00S$900.00
7% GST on Nett
Programme Fee
S$210.00S$63.00 S$63.00 S$63.00 S$63.00 S$63.00 
Total Nett Programme
Fee Payable, Incl. GST
Less Additional Funding if
Eligible Under Various Scheme
--(S$600.00)(S$750.00) -(S$600.00)
Total Nett Programme Fee, Incl. GST,
after additional funding from the various funding schemes

1 All self-sponsored Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the programme. Visit to select the programme.
2 Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) - Singaporeans aged 40 and above may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the programme fee.
3 Workfare Training Support (WTS) - Singaporeans aged 35 and above (13 years and above for persons With disabilities) and earn not more than S$2,000 per month, may enjoy subsidies up to 95% of the programme fee.
4 Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS) - SME-sponsored employees (Singaporean Citizens and PRs) may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the programme fee. For more information, visit
5 Eligible organisations (excluding government entities) may apply for the absentee payroll funding via SkillsConnect at for Singaporean/permanent resident participants attending the programme during working hours. The absentee payroll funding is computed at 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50 per hour or $7.50 per hour for SME or 95% of hourly basic salary for WTS. For more information, visit

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