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.

Benefits of participating in the AWS Institute Network are:

  • Access to our private LinkedIn group where you can interact with AWS government transformation advisors – a team of experienced former public sector executives that have led national-scale digital transformation.
  • Receive the AWS Institute Network newsletter to get early access to events and thought leadership.
  • Access exclusive events and programming for AWS Institute Network members, such as webinars, peer-to-peer working groups, and networking events.

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.

Find your program

  • Europe, Middle East and Africa
  • Latin America, Canada and Caribbean
  • Asia Pacific and Japan
  • Industry Sectors
  • Europe, Middle East and Africa
  • EMEA Date
    UK Social Housing (online modules) 
    UK Local Government (online modules) Complete
    EMEA mid-level management (online program)
    South Africa (in person modules) July 21, 22. Register
    Spain (in person modules) September 28, 29. Register
    Italy (in person modules) October 25, 26. Register


  • Latin America, Canada and Caribbean
  • LCC Date
    Americas mid-level management program (online program) Complete
    Mexico (in person one day)
    Register interest
    Canada (online modules) Complete
    Brazil (online modules) Register interest
    Chile (in person modules) Week of October 17. Register interest
  • Asia Pacific and Japan
  • APJ Date
    India 1 (online modules) Complete
    Indonesia (online modules)
    New Zealand (online modules)
    Australia (online modules)  July 20, August 3, 17. In progress
    Australia (in person modules)  September 22, 23. Register
    Asian Development Bank (online modules)  November. Request details
    India 2 (in person modules) November. Request details


  • Industry Sectors
  • Industry Sectors Date
    United Nations Development Program (online)
    September. Request details


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.