Chairman’s Message

Professor the Hon Stephen Martin
BA (ANU), MA (Alberta), MTCP (SYD), Dip ED (UNSW), PhD (UOW)


Professor the Hon Stephen Martin

“The world we live in today is significantly different from what it was 5 or 10 years ago and the pace of change continues to rapidly increase. Technology driven by digitization has unravelled new paradigms including in the fields of education, research and publications. Since inception in 2008, GSTF has dedicated itself to promoting research and development as well as Training and Certification in ICT.


GSTF has been a pioneer in developing leading edge content based on Open Source Technologies in the areas of Cloud Computing, Business Analytics/Big Data, Data Science, Internet of Things, Machine Learning/AI. These courses are funded by the Infocommunication Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA) for all participants who are Singaporean and is mapped to the National Infocommunication Competency Framework (NICF).


Today, GSTF’s ICT Certification programs are offered in the region through its partner network. These programs are offered both in the classroom as well as on-line and have trained and certified thousands of IT professionals over the last decade.


I invite you to explore the various academic, research publication activities as well as the ICT training and certification programs offered by GSTF.”