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2020 Second Online General Membership Meeting and Conference

CIOF Second Online General Membership Meeting and Conference
2020 August 27, via Microsoft Teams
Theme: "Digital Transformation Toward Economic Development"

CIOF President's Report by B. Elizabeth E. Yap, PhD, CIO Forum President and former Assistabt Secretary, Department of Public Works and Highways;

Keynote Message, by Rosemarie G. Edillon, PhD, Undersecretary for Policy and Planning, National Economic and Development Authority

Banking and Financial Inclusion in the New Economy, by Ellen Joyce L. Suficiencia, Director for Financial Inclusion, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Digital Transformation to Sustain Economic Development, by Carlo Malana, Senior Vice President and CIO, Globe;

Government Digital Transformation is No Longer Just an Option, by Augustine Chiew, Huawei Technologies;

Sustaining Economic Productivity for the Industry, by Ferdinand Manfoste, Assistant Director, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI);

Sustaining Economic Productivity in Agriculture, by Clint Hassan, Director, Department of Agriculture (DA);

Sustainability is (Digital) Transformation, by William Yu, PhD., CTO, Micro-D International;

Cyber Security as Enabler of Economic Development, by Hywel Morgan, CISSP, CCSP, Sales Manager, Sophos; and

Strategic Programs for the New Normal, by Leo L. Cipriano Urbiztondo, Director, DICT.

Video report of the Conference

2020 First Online General Membership Meeting and Conference

CIOF First Online General Membership Meeting and Conference
2020 June 25, via Cisco Webex
Theme: "Accelerating Digital Transformation in the New Normal"

Welcome Remarks, CIOF President’s Report, and Induction of New CIOF Members, by Former Assistant Secretary B. Elizabeth E. Yap, Department of Public Works and Highways, President, CIOF Inc.

> Keynote: Government Workers in the New Normal, by Chairperson Alicia Dela Rosa-Bala, Civil Service Commission

Supporting Government to Securely Work from Anywhere, by Mr. Clarence Barboza, Director, Public Sector Business Asia-Pacific, China and Japan, CISCO

> Digital Connectivity in the New Normal, by Ms. Mary Grace Mirandilla-Santos, Independent ICT policy researcher

Security Considerations for Teleworking at Scale, bny Mr. Reggie Borja, Major Account Manager for Gov’t Institutions, Fortinet

Government WFH Readiness Survey, by Director Aida Yuvienco, Management Information Systems Service, Department of Information and Communications Technology

Video recording of the Online Conference


Conference Briefer

Conference Agenda

CSC Memo Circular 10 s. 2020

2019 GMM3 - September 2019

CIOF General Membership Meeting and Conference
2019 September 18, Park Inn by Radisson
Theme: "Securing Citizen-Friendly Government Online Services"

Welcome Remarks
by CIOF President B. Elizabeth E. Yap, PhD

Keynote Message  by Assistant Secretary  Emmanuel Rey Caintic, Department of Information and  Communications Technology

Update on ORAOHRA  by Director Roberto Encajonado,  Civil Service Commission

Taytay OEDB Initiatives
by Director Mary Lucette Parrilla - Dela Rosa, Taytay MIS Department

> Assimilating Cybersecurity Threats  by Edsel Paglinawan,  Eastern Communications

Blockchain Use Cases by Dr. Vince Vicente,  AltHash/HTMLCoin

National Broadband Plan by Assistant Secretary Felino O. Castro V, Department of Information and Communications Technology

Update on Philippine ID System  by Ass’t National Statistician Editha Orcilla, Philippine Statistics Authority

eGovernment Master Plan 2022 Update  by Engr Dominador Garabiles,  Department of Information and Communications Technology

>  Security Platform  by Bing Reaport, Cisco

Agency Best Practice: eGSISMO  by CIO Juan Philip Evangelista,  Government Service Insurance System

CIOF President’s Report  by President B. Elizabeth E. Yap, PhD

GMM3 Summary Highlights

National ICT Summit 2019

2019 National ICT Summit
25-26 June 2019, Crowne Plaza Hotel

DAY 1: JUNE 25, 2019

> Opening Remarks, by Assistant Secretary B. Elizabeth E. Yap, Department of Public Works and Highways, President, CIOF Inc.

> Digital Transformation: A Government Innovation Imperative, by Mr. Bill Fox, JD, MA, VP, Vertical Strategy Group,

>  CSO Healthcare & Life Sciences, MarkLogic

>  Data Governance Framework, by Undersecretary Denis F. Villorente, Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)

>  Data Governance and Management: Toward Digital Transformation, by Mr. Emmanuel C. Lallana, PhD, CEO, IdeaCorp

>  Data Integration in the Cloud, by Mr. Jason Hunter, MarkLogic

>  What is the best Enterprise Architecture Framework to use within Digital Transformation?, by Mr. Daniel Long,   Strategic Alliance Manager, APAC, ORBUS Software

>  Power Social Services with Secure, Intelligent & Digital Infra, by Mr. Joel Josol, HPE

>  Simplifying Business Complexities through Digital Solutions, by Ms. Joyce Housien, CANON Regional Team

>  Next Step After Digitization: Data Explosion, Your Answer in TAPE, by Mr. Takayuki Iwase, Regional Marketing Manager, Recording Media Division, Fujifilm Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd

DAY 2: JUNE 26, 2019

  Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Guest Speaker, by Ms. Lilia C. Guillermo, CIO, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Former President and Current Secretary, CIO Forum Inc.

>  Internet of Things, AI and Disruptive Technologies in the Public Sector, by Mr. Kenan Yorucu, Industry Advisor, Digital Transformation Office, CISCO Singapore

>  Overview of Panel Discussion on Digital Transformation Experiences and Best Practices, by Ms. Agnes Perpetua R. Legaspi, DTI

>  Run and transform your organization to unleash results, by Robert Patterson, Presales Director for APJ and Japan, Micro Focus

>  Web GIS Best Practices, by Ma. Celeste D. Dy, Geodata Systems Technologies Inc.

>  LGU Digital Transformation Journey, by Mr. Francis Uy, SINAG Solutions

>  Blockchain for Rural Digital Solutions, by Ms. Anne Cuisia, Consultant, Office of the President

>  Intelligent Transformation and Smart Internet of Things (SIoT) by Mr. Raphael Nikko Almazar, Lenovo

>  Mynt/Gcash Payment by Mr. Albert Tinio, Globe Business

>  Frontline Services (Agriculture), by Mr. Clint Hassan, Department of Agriculture

> Frontline Services (Community/LGU Services), by Geodata Systems Technologies Inc.

>  The Value of Business Intelligence / Analytics and Data Science in Our Lives, by Mr. Doroteo "Derbie" Kaluag Jr., LLOOPP

>  Presentation of Track Highlights and Next Steps, by Director Juli Ana E. Sudario, Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)

Note: Download the NICT Summit 2019 report as PDF.

GMM1 January 2019

2019 First General Membership Meeting and Conference
28 March 2019, Crowne Plaza Hotel

ThemePublic Finance Management for eGovernance
> Keynote Address by DICT Acting Secretary Eliseo M. Rio Jr.

> Welcome Remarks by DPWH Assistant Secretary B. Elizabeth E. Yap

> Overview of Public Finance Management (PFM) Program Roadmap by DBM Undersecretary Lilia C. Guillermo

> Broadband in the Age of Cloud by Ferdinand ‘Edok’ Agida (Product Management, PLDT Enterprise)

> Strengthening Your Security Delivery Platform by Mr. Daniel Ong (Regional Sales, Philippines and Indonesia, Gigamon)

> Security in the IoT Era: Device Visibility and Control by Mr. Michael Lafuente (APJ, ForeScout Technologies)

> Electronic Payment and Collection Systems by David Almirol Jr. (Multisys Corp.)

> Closing Remarks by CIOF Executive Director Virgilio M. Gaje

2018 GMM4 December 2018

2018 Fourth General Membership Meeting and Christmas Fellowship
6 December 2018, Crowne Plaza Hotel

Theme:  "Government Digital Transformation: Taking the Deep Dive"

Jurisdiction Report, by Privacy Commissioner Raymund Enriquez Liboro

Hack4PH: Overview, with video

Telecommuting, by Team Sapantaha

Digitizing Public Information

Smart and Sustainable Travel, by Beeyahe

Food Security

Foodle, with video

Building Business, Building the Nation, by Cobena

Modernization of PhilGeps, by Rosa Clemente

Video: Hack4Ph

Overview: MS 365

2017 GMM4

2017 Fourth General Membership Meeting and Conference
11 December 2017, Crowne Plaza Hotel

Theme:  "Forging and Securing the Filipino Identity in the Cloud"

  Digital Identity Management and the Filipino ID by Dr. Lisa Grace S. Bersales (PhD) (National Statistician and Civil Registrar General, Philippine Statistics Authority)

Electronic Catalogue by Ms. Bingle B. Gutierrez (Executive Director, Procurement Service, Department of Budget and Management)

Why is the Cloud Secure
by Mr. Peter Moore (Managing Director, Amazon Web Services)

How to Secure Sensitive Data by Mr. Paul Hidalgo (Managing Director, Trend Micro)

Building and Implementing Secure Data Services/Applications in the Cloud
by Mr. Edison de Guzman (Valueline Phils.)

Ryzen Up
by Alex Filamor (Country Lead/Commercial Business, AMD)

Microsoft Kaizala: Mobile app for large group communications and work management by Mr. Jose Mari Mercado  (National Technology Officer, Microsoft Philippines)

Roadmap to Data Privacy Compliance
by Mr. Dondi Mapa (Former Deputy Commissioner, National Privacy Commission)

Press Release: Secure Filipino ID system assured

2017 GMM3

2017 Third General Membership Meeting and Conference
26 September 2017, Seda Hote, Quezon City

Theme:  "Digital Transformation in Government"

Keynote Message
by  Atty. Ruth B. Castelo (Undersecretary, Department of Trade and Industry)

State of the Art of ICT Business Management:  Government Perspective
by Mr. Chris Tan Cher Ngan (Managing Director, CIO Academy Asia)

Digital Transformation in the Public Sector
by Ms. Ong Lin Ling (Advisor, CIO Academy Asia, and former Director, Transformation OfficeGovernment Technology Agency, Singapore)

Budget and Treasury Management System (BTMS)
by Mr. Clarito Alejandro L. Magsino (Assistant Secretary, Department of Budget and Management)

PhilHealth Digital Transformation Journey
by Ms. Jovita V. Aragona (SVP and CIO, PhilHealth)

Dutertechnology: New Technologies to Future-Proof Government
by Mr. Angelito Yutuc (Head, Product Innovation, IPC)

Digital Identities
by Mr. Foo Jong Ai  (Chief Executive Officer, Netrust)

Cybersecurity in Digital Transformation
by Mr. Yash Joshi (Senior Security Consultant, Gemalto/Netpoleon)

Digital Transformation
by William Yu (Chief Technology Officer, MDI)