6th International IT-BPM Summit (IIS)
October 14, 2014
Our guest of honor, His Excellency President Benigno S. Aquino, industry colleagues, distinguished guests and delegates, good afternoon.
Thank you, Mr. President, for honoring us with your presence today. This is a testament to your government’s support for the Information Technology and Business Process Management industry. We have reached a major milestone, as mentioned earlier, with the attainment of one million workers in this industry! Moreover, we generate 2.5 jobs for every job we create. Think of all the additional jeepney and taxi drivers, Starbucks baristas, and convenience store staff that were added to support the 24x7 lifestyle of our industry!
In 2006, the IT-BPM industry crafted Roadmap 2010, since updated to Roadmap 2016. This working document focuses on four areas. Allow me to quickly walk you through these four: