By Riera U. Mallari
BORACAY — VST ECS Phils, Inc., one of the leading ICT distributors in the country, is hosting the CXO Innovation Summit 2022 at the Shangri-La Resort in Boracay from Nov. 22 to 25 with the theme “Modernization in the Era of Digital Economy”.
Following a virtual affair in 2021, the country’s biggest tech conference has returned on Tuesday as a face-to-face event to gather the world’s biggest tech brands and most influential IT leaders, who are expected to help participants navigate the future of digital business in a post-pandemic world.
Jimmy Go, VST ECS president and CEO, opened the tech event with an inspiring talk about the importance of technology in shaping the Filipino’s future.
“IT modernization initiatives should result to business transformation,” Go said. “VST ECS as the leading ICT is here to help all of you in the modernization of your IT infrastructure and digital transformation. We have brought to Boracay all of the top experts in the ICT industry, both from the mentor and the users. This is to help you in modernizing your digital transformation.”
Go added: “Most importantly, this is an great venue for all of the CSO and IT leaders, to collaborate, engage, share experiences and successes in our journey toward digitization. It’s an exciting future for all of us, but it all rests on having the right infrastructure to allow us to optimize the promise of this technological revolution. As we move forward, let us start harnessing the power of technology so that no one will be left behind.”
Also appearing in the four-day tech conference digital decision makers and tech and solution experts tasked to exchange insights and build a tech roadmap to aid businesses and adapt to the evolving business landscape.
A wide array of tech topics are expected to be tackled, from “Building Intelligent Next Generation Connectivity”; “Threat Resilience: The Science of Cyber Intelligence and Risk Management”; “The Digital Workplace and the Workforce of Tomorrow”; all the way to “Modern Data Resilience Strategy: Tales of Storage, Security, Access, and Privacy”: “Cloud Strategies: Achieving Growth in the Cloud”; and “Big Data and The Future of Business.”
Some of the participating brands at the CXO Innovation Summit are Trend Micro, Cisco, Huawei, Oracle Philippines, Adobe, IBM, HPE, Microsoft Philippines, VMware, Fortinet, Dell Technologies, Yugabyte, Aruba, APC by Schneider Electric and Lenovo among others.