PTC Academy: Executive Insight For Exceptional Leaders

Jacie Matsukawa provides details on the upcoming PTC Academy Courses coming in September and October of this year. By Jacie Matsukawa
July 28, 2021

Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) is excited to once again offer two live online training courses to help build the next generation of leaders in the ICT industry. The PTC Academy courses are designed to share key insights into business challenges and opportunities in the industry, delivered by a team of senior executives. The 2021 courses will run from 7 to 29 September and 4 to 27 October.

With coursework designed by PTC and accreditation provided in partnership with Submarine Telecoms Forum, participants will learn about the global telecom sector, strategies to identify and solve business challenges and opportunities, emerging technologies, and more. The three-week timeframe provides 10 distinct modules in 90-minute live sessions combining lectures followed by instructor Q&A and peer structured discussions, with the theme Executive Insight for Exceptional Leaders.

September Course
7-29 September 2021

09:00-10:30 SGT (UTC+08:00)

Registration Deadline: 3 September 2021

4-27 October 2021
09:00-10:30 FJT (UTC+12:00)

Registration deadline: 1 October 2021

“As a student, I fully enjoyed the PTC Academy sessions with invaluable insights shared by various executive presenters and workshops held with other students in the class,” said Andrew Ng, Senior Product and Presales Manager at TransGrid. “I will have no hesitation to recommend anyone who might want to enhance their telco knowledge and advance his/her career further.”

The 2021 PTC Academy courses will feature new presenters including Jim Poole, Vice President, Global Business Development, Equinix; Darren Yong, Asia Pacific Head of Telecom, Media, and Technology, KPMG Asia Pacific; and Joe Zhu, Founder and CEO, Zenlayer.

These presenters will add their wealth of industry experience to returning presenters Sean Bergin, Co-Founder and President, and Eric Handa, Co-Founder and CEO of APTelecom; Gary Kim, Consultant, IP Carrier; Tony Mosley, Director of Business Development, Ocean Specialists, Inc.; and Anthony Rossabi, Chief Executive Officer, Recovery Point Systems Group Holding Company.

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