Executive Education Program in Digital Transformation for the Public Sector

The AWS Institute Executive Education program equips senior public sector leaders and elected officials with the confidence and expertise they need to lead successful digital transformation.

About the program

The program features panel discussions, interactive Q&A sessions and workshops, as well as online video content. Recognized academic, industry, and public service leaders deliver the program. You will explore transformation case studies to understand best practices and pitfalls.

By attending the Executive Education program you will be enrolled in the AWS Institute Network. The AWS Institute Network is a peer-to-peer professional community for senior public sector leaders to convene around common challenges and best practices in a trusted space.

Who should attend?

The Executive Education program is for political or operational executive leaders in the public sector, such as director generals, assistant deputy ministers, deputy ministers, agency chief executives, and deputy chief executives.

Share challenges and insights


Deliver digital public services at scale

Listen to members of India's state governments, who attended an Executive Education program, describe the impact of digital transformation on public services.


Innovation, scale, and cost in focus

Public sector digital transformation leaders who attended the IE University and AWS Institute Executive Education program in Madrid discuss how citizens benefit from digital transformation driven by cloud technology, and how to work together.


Identify the keys to digital success

Hear Nomahlubi Ogoh, head of information technology for Sentech, South Africa's state-owned electronic communications network services provider, explain how speed, reliability, and security underpin successful digital transformation.


Dr Wesley Rosslyn-Smith, from the University of Pretoria (UP), says closer relationships between academics and governments can help bring about change based on modern technology. He led an Executive Education Program in Digital Transformation for the Public Sector at UP's Future Africa Centre. Cloud computing, he says, can help governments address their capacity challenge and help them focus on where they can really make a difference.

Find your program

  • Europe, Middle East and Africa
  • UK Ministry of Defence (in person)  Complete
    Israel  (in person)
    UK Local Government (online)
    February 8, 22 & March 8
    Italy (in person)  April 18 & 19 Request details


  • Latin America, Canada and Caribbean
  • LCC Date
    Chile (in person) Complete
    Brazil (in person)
    March 14 & 15 Request details
  • Asia Pacific and Japan
  • Asian Development Bank in Indonesia
    March 29 Register
    Request details
    Request details


  • Industry Sectors
  • Industry Sectors Date
    United Nations Development Program (online)
    Request details
    Defence (UK Ministry of Defence in person)  Complete
    Local Government (UK Government online)  February 8, 22 & March 8 Register interest


Academic institutions we work with

University of Exeter
Hertie School
Abu Dhabi School of Government
India School of Business Executive Education
Lee Kuran Yew School of Public Policy
RMIT University

AWS Institute

The AWS Institute is a thought leadership and executive education program to accelerate digital transformation for public sector executives.