Chief Digital and AI Officer Programme

Spearhead AI-enabled transformation for real-world business impact

  • 1-day Campus Immersion at ISB
  • Triple Crown Accredited B-School
  • Online + Live Sessions, Masterclasses and Office Hours
  • Get ISB Executive Alumni Status
  • #1 Executive Education Ranking in India (FT 2023)
Work Experience

Future-Proof Your Career: Invest in Your Success

Emeritus and ISB Executive Education unite to offer an opportunity to shape your career trajectory through enhanced learning and development. Enrol by 24 July 2024 with code IS08ALL6241LP and get 8% enrolment benefit.

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Round Application Deadline

Upcoming round date: 24 July 2024 | Application Fees: INR 1,500 + GST

So what are you waiting for? Enrol today.

Gain the ISB Executive Alumni Status

  • Access to the Executive Alumni portal – a unique space for alumni to re-ignite connections, spark collaborations and engage in continuous learning. The alumni portal has several features like an alumni directory, city chapters, special interest groups, alumni mentorship and more. Access to the alumni portal is provided post the programme completion.

  • Networking opportunities via ISB Executive Education Network Group on LinkedIn.

  • Preferential pricing with 20% discount on programme fee on ISB Executive Education programmes.

  • ISB Executive Education newsletters, articles, podcasts and videos.

  • Access to ISB Executive Education support team over email.

  • Exclusive invitations to Online and Offline events like Webinars, Conferences, and Master Classes, amongst others.

  • Opportunity to be a Guest Speaker at ISB Executive events (invited on the discretion of ISB Executive Education).

  • ISB Executive Alumni Credentials: ISB Email ID.

Disclaimer: All activities and research resources for ISB Executive Education alumni are handled by ISB Executive Education. Whenever there are any events or webinars held, they will be informing the alumni community of the same. Events take place yearly basis availability of resources & is subject to change.

Who is this Programme for?

  • Senior Professionals at CXO Levels:

Chief Digital Officer | Chief Information Officer | Chief Transformation Officer | Chief Information Security Officer Head Digital Transformation | Vice President Digital Transformation |Head of Strategy | Vertical Head – Digital Strategy/ Product Strategy/ Digital/IT/Technology

  • Mid to Senior Professionals at pre-CXO Levels:

Digital Transformation Manager |Senior Product Manager | Digital Transformation Leader | Deputy General Manager | General Manager | Associate Vice President | Consultant | Senior Consultant

  • Relevant Key Industries:

IT, E-commerce, Banking and Finance, FMCG, Media, Retail and Healthcare

Past Participant Profile

Work Experience
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Top Industries

  • IT/Computers

  • Banking

  • Financial Services

  • Technology/Telecom

  • Others

*Others industries include Health Care/Health Services, Manufacturing, Insurance and Consumer Products/Retail

*Based on past participant data

Programme Outcomes

Programme Outcome 1

Develop and execute digital strategies aligned with organisational goals, leveraging AI technologies for innovation and growth, while guiding successful adoption through change management.

Programme Outcome 2

Foster digital innovation by promoting cross-functional collaboration, empowering teams, and championing transformation initiatives.

Programme Outcome 3

Drive stakeholder alignment and overcome resistance through effective communication and ensuring seamless AI integration to achieve transformation goals.

Programme Outcome 4

Establish AI governance and risk management processes to safeguard digital assets, ensure ethical compliance, and advise on cybersecurity measures in an evolving digital landscape.

Programme Outcome 5

Transform processes by strategically implementing AI technologies, while fostering continuous learning to enhance digital readiness, and evaluating the impact of disruptive forces.

Participant Testimonials

This program was an incredible journey of learning and growth. I delved deep into essential areas like leadership for innovation, artificial intelligence, and product management. Each session provided invaluable insights and frameworks that will be instrumental in propelling my digital leadership journey. What I Gained: Strategic Leadership: Refined my ability to lead digital transformation initiatives with a clear vision and effective execution. Innovation Edge: Gained valuable frameworks and tools to foster a culture of innovation and drive breakthrough ideas. AI for Business Growth: Deepened my understanding of AI applications and how to leverage them for competitive advantage. Product Management Prowess: Honed my skills in product strategy, development, and go-to-market strategies. A huge shout-out to the phenomenal faculty – Kevin D’souza, Professor Nandu Nandkishore, Professor Vishal Karungulam and Professor Ramnarayan Subramaniam – for their expertise and guidance throughout the program. Their passion and real-world examples were truly inspiring. Additionally, I want to express my sincere gratitude to the entire Emeritus program management team for their flawless execution and support. Finally, a very special thank you to my amazing wife and family! Your unwavering support and understanding during those late nights spent on assignments and study sessions meant the world to me. This program has equipped me with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to tackle the exciting challenges and opportunities that lie ahead in the digital landscape.
Bhavesh Gupta

Cutting-edge Masterclasses

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Leading Emerging Technologies Industry 4.0, Social 4.0, Cloud and Big Data

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AI Transformation Playbook for CDO

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AI Applications Deep-Dive: Sectoral Perspectives for CDO

Masterclass 4

Design Thinking, Digital Customer Journey and Empathy Driven Innovation

Masterclass 5

Building Cyber Resilience and Data Governance in a Digital Era as CDO

Masterclass 6

Applications of AI to Transform Supply Chain Business Function

Programme Modules

1-day Campus Immersion at ISB

LP - ISB CDO - expert

Industry Session by Experts

LP - ISB CDO - On-campus

On-campus Session

LP - ISB CDO - network

Networking Session

Key Programme Faculty

Anand Nandkumar

Associate Professor, Strategy Executive Director – SRITNE

Professor Anand Nandkumar’s research focusses on high-technology industries such as pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and software, and it falls between
industrial organisation, ...

Vishal Karungulam

Clinical Assistant Professor (Teaching), Information Systems

Professor Vishal Karungulam is a visiting faculty to PGP and Executive Education participants at ISB for software product management and digital transformation. He is an alumn...

S. Ramnarayan

Professor (Practice), Organisational Behavior

Professor S. Ramnarayan (Ram) has spent over three decades in academia. He has also served as a professor at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and visiting facult...

Programme Certificate

Programme Certificate

Upon successfully completing the programme with a minimum 70% score, you will be awarded a certificate for the Chief Digital Officer programme from ISB Executive Education.

Note: - All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of ISB Executive Education.

Student Loan Available

Below EMI plans are available for the Programme Fee: INR 6,00,000 + GST

Option 1:

Full Fee with GST

Tenure (months)


INR 7,08,000


INR 24,829

Option 2:

Maximum Loan Amount

Tenure (months)


INR 7,08,000


INR 19,949


  • The above EMI's are indicative. The EMI's offered by each of the loan providers might vary from the above figures, depending upon tenure and loan amount to be disbursed.

  • Other EMI tenures available (Months): 12/36/48

Complimentary Annual Digital WSJ Membership


As a participant in the programme, you can enjoy a complimentary annual digital membership to The Wall Street Journal, giving you unlimited access to award-winning journalism across any device. From business and world news, to technology and life and arts, WSJ provides ambitious and fact-based reporting that readers can trust.

Early registrations are encouraged. Seats fill up quickly!

Flexible payment options available.

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