Dr. Vernie Oliveiro

Principal Researcher, Institute of Governance and Policy

Civil Service College, Singapore

Dr Vernie Oliveiro is Principal Researcher with the Institute of Governance and Policy at the Civil Service College. She leads the Institute’s work on Digital Government.

From 2016 to 2018, she served a secondment at the Ministry of National Development as Senior Assistant Director (Policy Strategy) in the Research and Strategy Management Division. Before joining the Singapore Public Service, Vernie was Lecturer in History at Harvard University. She was selected in 2015 as an Asia 21 Young Leader by the Asia Society.

Vernie is currently a core member of Teaching Public Service in the Digital Age, a global network of academics and practitioner-teachers co-designing learning resources on digital fundamentals for future public servants.

She received her PhD and AM in History from Harvard University, and her BA in History from the National University of Singapore. For more information, visit her website (http://vernie.ninja/).

Sessions

Future of Digital Learning

04/11/2020 15.00 - 15.40

FWD50 in the MixChannel 5Presentation

What is the future of learning digital in government? Hear from several organizations about their perspectives and how they may (or may not) have shifted as a result of the pandemic. What do you think public services need with respect to mindsets, knowledge and skills in order to succeed in the digital era?