Boardroom Certified Qualified Technology Experts (QTE's)
Being a technology executive is one thing. Being certified as a Qualified Technology Expert (QTE) is another.
When the SEC defined boardroom Qualified Financial Expert (QFE) as part of The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 they used a competency-based approach. We've applied that blueprint to define what it means to be a boardroom Qualified Technology Expert (QTE) and designed and built the only boardroom certification training program focused on preparing technology executives for their expanding role in the corporate boardroom.
In addition to attending the one-day executive education classes and passing the QTE certification exam, being certified as a Qualified Technology Expert requires governance or executive management experience and/or education in one or more domains of a complex digital business system.
We teach and certify to DiRECTORTM the only systemic risk oversight model for understanding and governing complex digital systems.
Corporate directors and other C-suite executives are also taking the class to learn about the framework and the unique risk oversight issues inherent in complex digital business systems.
QTE training is more than talking heads and panels. It's the only business school quality executive education experience designed, built and taught by leading academics and experts in corporate and digital governance. Participants will walk away with the tools and confidence they need to effectively contribute to the corporate boardroom.
Those who meet the experience requirements and who pass the QTE Certification exam will become QTE Certified.
The one-day QTE 501 Boardroom Certification class covers:
- The foundations of corporate governance and the role of the corporate director
- Key trends, changes and current issues in corporate governance
- Leading practices in systemic risk oversight in complex digital systems
- Communications issues and approaches on digital and cybersecurity risk in the boardroom
- Developments in digital and cyber governance regulation
- Boardroom compensation, director legal issues, and board resumes
At the conclusion of class, QTE Certification is available through a comprehensive examination. Give us one-day, and we'll make you a Boardroom Certified QTE. Go to our Masterclass & Events page for dates and to register for an open class.