CIO Milestone Module 6 - Sourcing Strategy

Programme Code D99A
Tech Management
Learning Partner(s)
1 Day
Format In-person
Digital Strategy & Planning
Job Roles
Public Service Leader Chief Information Officer


The CIO Milestone Programme aims to enable CIOs to adopt a strategic role within their agencies to influence and drive digitalisation agenda by leveraging innovative use of technologies. A comprehensive programme paced out over seven months, it is specially designed for you to acquire deeper understanding of emerging and evolving facets of digital leadership; digital business models, sharpen your ability for high-impact stakeholder influence and distil the learnings from government digitalisation case studies that will benefit your agencies directly.

As Chief Information Officers (CIOs), Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) and Heads of Departments, be equipped with the right knowledge and tools to drive your digitalisation journey at your respective agencies. The CIO Milestone Programme is carefully designed by practitioners for practitioners to ensure that you can apply your learnings to solve real-world problems faced by your agency through six (6) modules, learning journey pit stops and capstone project components.

Sourcing Strategy (Module 6) allows you to learn different sourcing strategies and make informed sourcing decision to maximise value for your agency, taking into consideration calculated risk factors.

Key Takeaways

At the end of the programme, you will be able to:

  • understand the different sourcing options available and decide on appropriate ones for your projects to derive the greatest gains for your agency, taking into consideration the associated risk factors
  • optimise and align your agency’s sourcing strategy with WOG priorities

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job roles section.
  • Public Service Leaders or Officers in Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Director/Deputy Director of IT or Digital, Technical Solution Manager (TSM) roles.
  • Head of Departments embarking on their digital transformation journey

Programme Structure

This module is held over one (1) full day. The module will be delivered face-to-face with highly interactive, hands-on, real-world practice-oriented sessions, covering the following:
  • Overview of Sourcing Strategies and Approaches
  • Deciding on the Sourcing Strategy for Adoption
  • Role-playing Workshop
  • Fire-side Chat: Behind the Scenes


Full Fee

Full programme fee


9% GST on nett programme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GST S$1090
With effect from 1 Jan 2024

Payment for this programme is to NUS-ISS, National University of Singapore.

Upcoming Module

Module: Sourcing Strategy
Date*: Run 3: 12 Apr 2024 (1 day)

*subject to change

How To Register

Registration for this programme is by-invitation only. Successful candidates will be notified by GovTech Digital Academy (DA).