Cebu’s main IT-BPM organization CIB.O will hold its first virtual town hall meeting aimed at helping the industry adapt and thrive under new normal times.

Scheduled from 2:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on October 29, 2020, the “Gearing Up Towards New Normal and Beyond” event will tackle new trends in the business process management sector and digital education through such speakers as Leechiu Property Consultants, Inc. CEO David Leechiu and Xepto Digital Education Founder Dr. Paco Sandejas.

Foremost Cebu Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Bryan Lim, on the other hand, will share new normal health tips for industry stakeholders.

TELCO updates will be provided by PLDT Alpha Customer Relationship Management Group Head Victor Aliwalas for PLDT Enterprise, and VP for Product Development and Engineering Francisco Claravall for Globe Business.

The line-up of speakers will also include Sykes Synergis Senior Director for District Operations Joseph Anthony R. Reyes, who will talk about company learnings during six months of operations under pandemic quarantine measures, and Wipro Philippines, Inc. Country Head Aseem Roy on attracting foreign direct investments.

Virtual town hall event

Cebu IT-BPM Organization or CIB.O, which is led by Chairman Francis Monera and President Dr. Gregg Victor Gabison, is hosting the virtual event for free and those interested can register online through

The CIB.O TownHall Committee is chaired by Pert Cabataña.

Monera will deliver the opening remarks while Gabison will share organizational updates.

Another interesting portion of the activity will be the one-minute spiels of the Strat 8 Super Committees to introduce their thrusts and objectives. They will touch on such vital concerns as talent pool, IT-BPM developments, academe-industry linkages, marketing and promotion, fiscal sustainability, core advocacies, and CIB.O membership.

CIB.O evolved from Cebu Educational Development Foundation for Information Technology (CEDFIT), the first ICT Council in the Philippines after its transformation into a full IT-BPM industry organization in 2017. works with the top brands in the country to reach out to the Cebu market. For inquiries, please send an email to [email protected].