Kelvin Song
Kelvin Song
GLOBIS Faculty, Business Analytics

Mr. Song spent over eight years at Toshiba Corporation, where he was a software engineer leading Resolution+ flagship image-enhancement technology, as well as a core contributor to 3D multimedia solutions. After receiving his MBA, he moved to Toshiba Canvio product planning and marketing.

Now a faculty member at GLOBIS University, he teaches technology- and analytics-related courses. He also leads the marketing and data analysis team in the English MBA program and is part of the project management team for the university's IT system.

Mr. Song holds a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Nanyang Technological University and an MBA from IE Business School. He has attended executive programs from Soochow University, Fudan University, the University of New South Wales, and Harvard.

Originally from Singapore, he is fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, and Japanese.

9 Technology Myths: Reprogramming Business Leaders for the Future

If your company (or you!) still resists digitalization, it’s probably because of some common technology myths.
If your company (or you!) still resists digitalization, it’s probably because of some common technology myths.

How (and Why) Businesspeople and Engineers Should Learn to Think Like Each Other

Engineers think differently. But so do business managers. Here's why—and how to bridge the gap for less frustrating communication.
Engineers think differently. But so do business managers. Here's why—and how to bridge the gap for less frustrating communication.

How Machines Learn: Supervised, Unsupervised, and Beyond

There are myriad benefits to teaching computers to think like humans. Luckily, the way machines learn is already similar to us.
There are myriad benefits to teaching computers to think like humans. Luckily, the way machines learn is already similar to us.

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #4

There's no better way to kick off a new year than by getting a little ahead of the curve! Here are a few things GLOBIS faculty wished every student knew from day 1.
There's no better way to kick off a new year than by getting a little ahead of the curve! Here are a few things GLOBIS faculty wished every student knew from day 1.

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #1

What's it like inside an MBA classroom? What kinds of questions do students ask? How do instructors answer? Check out our first ever GLOBIS University faculty Q&A!
What's it like inside an MBA classroom? What kinds of questions do students ask? How do instructors answer? Check out our first ever GLOBIS University faculty Q&A!

Welcome to the Jungle: How Don Quijote Compensates for the Retail Apocalypse

Amidst the global Retail Apocalypse, how has Japanese mega-retailer Don Quijote achieved 30 years of continuous growth?
Amidst the global Retail Apocalypse, how has Japanese mega-retailer Don Quijote achieved 30 years of continuous growth?

Denying Big Data Hubris: 3 Reasons Machines Still Need Us

How can humans possibly compete with big data? Turns out...rather easily.
How can humans possibly compete with big data? Turns out...rather easily.

Four Unexpected Benefits of “Publicly Open Management”: The Case of Ishizaka Sangyo

GLOBIS faculty Kelvin Song shares his analysis of how Nikkei Woman of the Year Noriko Ishizaka instituted an unusual management philosophy to turn around her company—a waste processing facility—from a social outcast to an award-winning role model.
GLOBIS faculty Kelvin Song shares his analysis of how Nikkei Woman of the Year Noriko Ishizaka instituted an unusual management philosophy to turn around her company—a waste processing facility—from a social outcast to an award-winning role model.