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Executive Education

Leading Information Systems

Leading Information Systems

Executive Certificate

Language : French

Boost IT performance and that of your company

In recent years, the digital revolution has driven managers in charge of IT steering to reconsider their methods and prepare for new challengesthey have not necessarily been trained to deal with.

This program will help you to develop your skills in managing the operational, financial and legal performance of Information Systems, used in company business and strategy.


Information technology and business are linked more closely than ever. I don’t think we can speak about one without the other, if we want to be coherent.– Bill Gates


The program will enable you to:

Lead the performance of information systems

Guarantee production quality for business needs

Master the legal issues surrounding data and contracts

Ensure information system security

Academic Director(s)

Marie-Hélène Delmond
Associate Professor, HEC Paris
Fabian Coelho
Professor, MINES ParisTech
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Program content

Consists of 4 modules of 5 days

Module 1 : Economic steering and performance of the IT function

Control of budgetary mechanisms and management, performance, investment management, IT budget, IT and AFAI audits.

Module 2 : Quality of service and production management

Lean and Six Sigma, service quality and the ITIL method, information systems architecture and urbanization.

Module 3 : Sourcing, international relations and contractual rights  

IT purchasing strategies, IT contract law, legal strategy in international purchasing, issues in IT enabled offshoring, cross-cultural management.

Module 4 : Systems and data security, crisis management

Software security, risks and insurance for new information technologies, CNIL and personal data protection, crisis management.

Customize your learning journey

This program opens access to 1 HEC Paris Executive Master:

Strategic Information Systems Management

This program consists of modules taught in the Executive Specialized Master (official Diploma: Mastère Spécialisé®). You can therefore join the Executive Master at a later date without needing to repeat completed modules. The Specialized Masters selection process applies to all candidates.

Find out more from the brochure

The program is aimed at:
IT function managers, Project managers, IT production managers, Consultants and experts in the function.

Executive Certificate Leading Information Systems

Format: 4 modules of 5 days
Duration: 20 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16450 €*


Find out more about possible funding options for the program you have chosen.

RNCP eligible program

Registration number RNCP 29 459, competence block n°2

*Net price, HEC Paris is not subject to VAT. Prices, dates, faculty and program content are subject to change.

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