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((Talk4Good)) Driving business agility and innovation in this disruptive era

Description

The Penny Black Victorian London Pub will host us for an after work meet and greet session and exciting talk by an IBM Cloud Sales Lead on driving business agility and innovation in this disruptive era.

We encourage our participants to get a drink at the bar upstairs to thank them for sponsoring our event organized to support the Singapore Red Cross campaign with our donations:

"Together for Humanity"

https://www.giving.sg/singapore-red-cross-society/flagday2017

Funds raised will be channeled to:

Red Cross Home for the Disabled
Provides residential, respite and day care services for adults and children with multiple disabilities

FoodAid
Provides monthly nutritious food to the skipped-generation, single-elderly and single-parent families hand delivered with love

TransportAid
Gets the elderly and / or the disabled from low-income homes to and from their medical treatments, rehabilitation and day care centers

Community FirstAid
Helps the injured at national and community events and at East Coast park on weekends and public holidays through ‘First Aider on Wheels’

Community-Led Action for REsilience (CLARE)
Mobilises community volunteers in caring and building resilience of the vulnerable, in our increasingly aging population

Volunteer and Youth Development
Grooms all volunteers including Red Cross Youth to be humanitarian leaders of tomorrow through structured training and community programs

Agenda:

06:30 PM – 07:00 PM: Introduction and Welcome

07:00 PM – 08:00 PM: Khong Wai Leong - Sales Leader (DevOps)
@ IBM Cloud (Asean)

-Driving business agility and innovation in this disruptive era-

In this disruptive business environment, traditional company are faced with a challenge to transform their business quickly or else their business will be replaced with company that are smaller and quicker. Look at how Alibaba and Amazon took over business from those traditional retail company and how uber/ Grab/Go-Jek disrupted the taxi companies! Existing companies are been challenged to develop new products/services quickly while maintaining the legacy systems at the same time.

We have successfully helped customers to develop business agility & innovation capabilities within the organization. We helped customers to drive more revenue while maintaining or even lower operation cost in this challenging business climate.

Do join us in this session as we share the customer stories and how they overcome their challenges.

08:00 PM - 08:15 PM: Open mic

Hiring? Sourcing? Selling? Founding? Funding? Consulting?

08:15 PM – 09:00 PM: Networking for all

Speaker:

Khong Wai Leong

Sales Leader (DevOps)

IBM Cloud (Asean)

Wai Leong has spent more than 18 years in IT.

Currently, he manages a portfolio of IBM cloud software products in Asean and works with clients to explore and recommend solutions for innovating their Application development and deployment process.

Prior to re-joining IBM in 2011, he was the Asia Pacific solution manager for HP, with key responsibilities of managing the service delivery solution portfolio and driving strategic initiatives in the region.

In his earlier part of his career, he had joined a telecom startup and also worked as telecom consultant.

Tue Mar 14, 2017
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM SGT
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Venue
The Penny Black
Tickets
General Admission FULL
SRC "Together for Humanity" Donation SOLD OUT $10.00
Venue Address
27 Boat Quay Singapore
Organizer
The Lions Business Club
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