Fostering Innovation in the
Mauritius Ecosystem

A tailored Stanford education program designed for emerging leaders
featuring expertise from Stanford faculty and Silicon Valley industry specialists

Delivered in collaboration with
Business school Mauritius

Ready to champion innovation and propel organizational change? The MCCI Business School is pleased to offer, for the first time in Mauritius, an exclusive executive program, in partnership with Stanford Center for Professional Development.

Join a select group of forward-thinking leaders to unlock your innovation potential and lead your business to new heights.


Module 1: technology disruptions and the innovation imperative
Course 1: Foundations for Digital Transformation
Course 2: Systems Leadership: Managing Uncertainty in the Digital age
Module 2: cultivate a culture of innovation
Course 3: Introduction to Design Thinking
Course 4: Leading Innovation
Capstone project presentation

Mode of Learning

  • Self-paced online sessions
  • Live keynotes and discussions with Stanford faculty members
  • Face-to-face sessions with MCCIBS facilitator
  • Capstone Project – groupwork on a real-life project


A 10-week training course including 2-hour evening class session every Thursday running from 8th February to 18th/24th April 2024


Date Description Mauritian Time
05/02/2024 Program Launch and Kickoff 19h – 21h
08/02/2024 Facilitation Session 1 17h30 – 19h30
15/02/2024 KEYNOTE 1 Technology Disruption and Innovation Imperative with Melissa VALENTINE 19h – 21h
22/02/2024 Facilitation Session 2 17h30 – 19h30
29/02/2024 Facilitation Session 3 17h30 – 19h30
07/03/2024 Discussion Session 1 with Tim WASSERMAN 19h – 21h
14/03/2024 Facilitation Session 4 17h30 – 19h30
21/03/2024 KEYNOTE 2 Cultivating a Culture of Innovation with Riitaa KATILA 19h – 21h
28/03/2024 Facilitation Session 5 17h30 – 19h30
04/04/2024 Discussion Session 2 with Tim WASSERMAN 19h – 21h
11/04/2024 Facilitation Session 6 17h30 – 19h30
18/04/2024 Capstone Presentation TBC


Participants are required to follow the whole programme to earn comprehensive knowledge and essential skills.
Only those who have completed all the modules above will obtain a certificate from Stanford Center for Professional development.

Please complete the registration form to secure your place for this executive program.

For questions or assistance, contact our support team at:

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Payment Information

Fee for the 10-week programme: Rs 300,000
Payment method: Bank transfer to MCB 000442361599 or by cheque to the order of MCCI Business School Ltd.
Request for refund from HRDC by companies should be done on the basis of 4 separate courses at the cost of Rs 75,000 per course.

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Cancellation and Refund Policy

You are kindly informed that, once you are enrolled in the SCPD program, the MCCI Business School will unfortunately not be able to entertain any refund in case of cancellation, irrespective of the cause.

In extraordinary circumstances, such as medical emergencies, participants are strongly encouraged to reach out to our
support team to explore potential alternatives, which could include rescheduling for a future program offering.

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By signing and submitting this registration form, you acknowledge your acceptance of the program’s terms and conditions.

Thank you for choosing the SCPD programme. You will receive a confirmation email once your registration has been processed.