Technical Session (Cebu) - Sept 21, 2019

PMI Philippines Chapter - Cebu Operations - Technical Session 2019-3

Project Management Best Practices in the Supply Chain Management & Logistics Industry | Key Values of PMO in Driving Business Transformation Strategic Initiatives

Speakers from Pharmaceutical & Retail Industry!

 
Our September Tech Session offers valuable information being shared from experiences and best practices adopted by our speakers who are senior executive leaders and program managers. Topics include project management best practices in the supply chain management & logistics industry plus the key values of PMO in driving business transformation strategic objectives.  Both topics explore the technical skills required being in the field of project management.
 
Join your fellow project management practitioners for a great afternoon of learning and networking while earning 2 PDUs! A delicious afternoon snack buffet will also be provided making this a most enjoyable Saturday afternoon!

Schedule:

Saturday, September 21, 2019

 1:30 PM  - 2:00 PM  Registration
 2:00 PM  - 2:10 PM  Introduction & Opening Remarks
 2:10 PM  - 3:15 PM  Speaker - Engr. Bernabe Ponla III
 3:15 PM  - 3:25 PM  PMI & Chapter Updates
 3:25 PM  - 3:45 PM  Group picture taking
 3:45 PM  - 4:45 PM  Break / Afternoon Snack Buffet / Networking
 4:45 PM  - 5:50 PM  Speaker - Christopher Calalang
 5:50 PM  - 6:00 PM  Closing Remarks

 

Venue:

Harold's Hotel - Highlights Roof Deck Restaurant
C. Rosal Street, Cebu City, Philippines
Phone: +63 917 711 8828
(free indoor parking at the hotel with an adjacent outdoor lot for overflow)

For those attendees needing hotel accommodations, you can book your room directly with Harold’s Hotel at +63 917 711 8828.  Mention your attendance at the PMI Tech Session for the special corporate rate.

Cost:

PHP    500.00 for PMI Phlippines Chapter Members
PHP 1,500.00 for non-members

Registration and Payment:

To register, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your full name.  Request for pre-event payment instructions; onsite event payment may not be offered.

PDUs:

This session offers up to 2 PDUs.  The Chapter will submit PDU claims on behalf of participants; signed attendance sheet with PMI ID number is required.

About the Topics:

Project Management Best Practices in the Supply Chain Management & Logistics Industry (Engr. B Ponla III)

Synopsis: Project Management plays a key role in an ever changing process in Manufacturing & Distribution Industry as an effect to new Consumer Demands and Technologies. How can Project Management achieve the desired Objective? Understanding the key roles of the different functional groups under SCM & Logistics is essential towards a successful Project Plan and Implementation.

Key Values of PMO in Driving Business Transformation Strategic Initiatives (C Calalang)

Synopsis: Project Management Office (PMO) takes on different forms and sizes in different organizations across different industries. How can PMO be best designed to deliver the most value to the organization? Understanding the roles of the PMO in the governance of organizational resources and processes is essential for successful strategic planning and execution.

About the Speakers:

Engr. Bernabe R. Ponla III, MBA
Vice-President for Supply Chain Management & Logistics
International Pharmaceuticals Inc (IPI)

Bernie has 35 years of Management roles across various functions of SCM & Logistics including Project and Change Management. He is also a Part-Time Professor at USC in Industrial Eng’g and Business Administration Departments covering subjects on Supply Chain, Quality and Strategic Management for 11 years now.  Prior to joining IPI since 2008, he has been connected with Timex Philippines for 23 years in different management positions and 2 years with Integrated Microelectronics ( IMI ) under the Ayala Group of Companies as General (Site) Manager. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering at USJR and Master’s Degree in Business Administration at the Ateneo de Manila University.

Christopher S. Calalang, ITIL ®
Head, Program Management - Business Transformation Group
Metro Retail Stores Group, Inc.

Christopher is the Head of the Program Management of the Business Transformation Group at Metro Retail Store Group, Inc. Chris has over a decade of leadership roles across various functions, including project management, applications development, change management, service management, business analysis, operations/infrastructure management, and strategic management. Before embarking into the retail industry, he had developed his career in various business areas of San Miguel Logistics Asia Corporation, Timex Philippines Inc., and Lear Corporation. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering and Master’s Degree in Business Management.

Limited seats only.  Register Now!

For any questions, please contact: Michael Manlangit, PMI Philippines Chapter-Cebu Operations, +63 917 188 2965 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

Event Properties

Event Date 09-21-2019
Event End Date 09-21-2019