4th Industrial Revolution Foundation Course (4IR Foundation)

Emerging Technologies of the 4th Industrial Revolution: Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Blockchain, 5G, etc

The 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) is defined as the coming together of the physical and digital worlds. It is characterised by emerging technologies such as the internet of things, artificial intelligence, 5G, platform technology, blockchain, advanced robotics, 3D printing, autonomous vehicles, gene sequencing & editing, neurotechnology, human chips, among many others.

What you’ll learn

  • Gain strategic skills on the 4th Industrial Revolution (Strategic 4IR Skills).
  • Learn the applications of the emerging technologies e.g Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, 5G, Driverless Cars, 3D Printing, etc.
  • Connect with relevant industry examples.
  • Understand the opportunities and risks of the emerging technologies.
  • Tips on how to thrive in this 4th Industrial Revolution.

Course Content

  • Introduction: Defining the 4th Industrial Revolution –> 1 lecture • 15min.
  • Key Technologies of the 4th Industrial Revolution –> 3 lectures • 1hr 23min.
  • Expected Impact & Conclusion –> 2 lectures • 57min.

4th Industrial Revolution Foundation Course (4IR Foundation)

Requirements

  • No technical experience required; you will learn everything you need to know.

The 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) is defined as the coming together of the physical and digital worlds. It is characterised by emerging technologies such as the internet of things, artificial intelligence, 5G, platform technology, blockchain, advanced robotics, 3D printing, autonomous vehicles, gene sequencing & editing, neurotechnology, human chips, among many others.

 

4IR is disrupting entire industries and it is important to understand how it will affect your industry, business, and your career. It is also important to gain insights into how to position your business and career.

 

This course will equip you with Strategic 4IR Skills. These skills give you a simplified, high-level, big-picture view of the 4IR landscape and its emerging technologies. It is NOT a technical course hence it is suitable for those without a technical IT background or those who just want to understand the application of the technologies without going in-depth into the technical details.

 

This course is suitable for board directors, CEOs, departmental heads, managers, officer and even career entrants.

 

This course will cover the following outline:

1. Defining the 1st to 4th industrial revolutions

2. The key technologies:

a) Key digital technologies

b) Key physical technologies

c) Key biological technologies

3. Expected impact of the 4IR, its merits and demerits

4. Conclusion

 

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