St. John’s University and The Digital Insurer Partner on Industry Educational Initiative

April 12, 2023

(Queens, NY,) – St. John’s University—a recognized provider of executive education for insurance through The Peter J. Tobin College of Business’s Tobin Center for Executive Education—and The Digital Insurer Pte. Limited (TDI), a leading platform for delivering technology across the insurance industry, are joining together in an educational partnership designed to enhance digital learning and development (L&D) programs for insurance executives around the world.

Participants in the CDI+Global program earn a cobranded certificate of completion from the Tobin Center for Executive Education and TDI, along with a digital badge. The program in the US consists of 50 online lessons, biweekly discussion groups, and a group project of four to six participants. The program is 100 percent virtual; all a participant needs is access to the internet.

All lessons are designed and delivered by industry experts, and facilitators for study groups are industry-experienced teacher-leaders.

“St. John’s University’s Tobin Center for Executive Education is delighted to partner with The Digital Insurer to deliver educational content that builds digital literacy in the insurance industry,” said Wendy Cohen, Director, Tobin Center for Executive Education. “This partnership is important and timely. The insurance industry—one of the world’s largest—is embracing digitalization and other advanced technologies.”

TDI, which is run by a team of specialists “from the industry, for the industry,” has established an impressive market position in the provision of cutting-edge, digital insurance L&D.

“TDI is a platform business, and our market-leading, digital insurance L&D programs are built for scale,” said Hugh Terry, Chief Executive Officer, TDI. “By partnering with St. John’s—a top-tier, world-class University with deep insurance expertise, including undergraduate and postgraduate degrees as well as executive development programs—we further leverage our platform to help more insurance professionals.”

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