Leo is a Certified Management Consultant, Master Project Manager, Certified International Project Manager and a Fellow of the American Academy of Project Management. He was a three time President of the Philippine Computer Society and was President of the Philippine Society of IT Educators. He was the Founding Chair of the PCS Information and Computing Accreditation Board, an internationally recognized accreditation body for college ICT programs. His largest project was the first ARMM election automation. Despite the large scale implementation, short delivery time frame and non-movable deadline, it was the only successful election automation implementation in the country. He is currently the Executive Director at Pointwest Technologies Corporation.
Session Title - Tapping the Management Consultant in You
Focus Area - Agile Management
2:20PM - 3:20PM
2nd Floor, Function Room 2
Most projects face difficulties and challenges in implementation because IT professionals always approach project from a technical perspective and not from a business perspective. The talk will focus on how IT professionals, regardless of the role in the project, must also assume the role of a management consultant to be able to understand, influence and communicate with the project stakeholders.