OCTOBER 22, 2018


The Biggest ICT event and gathering
of ICT stakeholders in Davao City.

2018 LIVEX and Innovation Summit

With this year's thrust "Driving Digital Transformation Through Innovation," the summit aims to bring together technology innovators in the country, and provide them with a platform to share their gains, challenges, and opportunities as they help communities toward digital transformation.


Take a look at our list of expert speakers

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John Naranjo

Track 1 Facilitator

Founder & CEO, Ingenuity Global Consulting, Inc. Founding President, Davao Young Entrepreneurs Association...

Simon Wong

Track 1 Presenter 1

Simon was the co-founder of Sarawak Entrepreneur Association and Co-founding member of Sarawak...

Pg Sarimah Pg Hj Latiff

Track 1 Presenter 2

​Background in ICT and heavily active in networking channels for BIMP-EAGA ASEAN, and ...

Abdulla Al-Qawasmeh

Track 1 Presenter 3

​ An engineering leader who has managed machine learning, big data, and artificial intelligence (AI) engineering teams...

Glorpearl Dy

Track 1 Presenter 4

​ CEO and co-founder of Swito Corporation, a social innovation hub focused on giving creative businesses...

Dr. Richard Mata

Track 2 Facilitator

Pediatrician, Panabo Polymedic Hospital Medical Software Developer, Easy Clinic Software

Josefino Paloma

Track 2 Presenter 1

Senior Vice President & General Manager, AMTI ICT Solutions and Geo Expansions, AMTI

Dr. Raymond Sarmiento

Track 2 Presenter 2

Director, National Telehealth Center, National Institutes of Health Clinical Assistant Professor, Medical Informatics Unit, College of Medicine...

Vic Cabatbat

Track 2 Presenter 3

Co-Founder and Vice President Hi-Dok Clinic Appointment App

Kristina Denoga

Track 2 Presenter 4

Analytics consultant at SAS Philippines Pre-sales Lead for Business Intelligence in the last 7 years.

Edwin Marañon

Track 3 Facilitator

Founding Member, ICT Davao, Inc.

Ricky Hanz D. Tagabucba

Track 3 Presenter 1

President and General Manager JRMT Group of Companies Errands Davao

Emmanuel Francis C. Torre

Track 3 Presenter 1

Business Development Manager, Errands Davao 18 years Experience in the Field of Marketing

Mr. Francisco Mauricio

Track 3 Presenter 2

Mr. Francisco "Coco" Mauricio, President of Hirna Mobility Solutions, Inc., a taxi-hailing app...

Richard Kok

Track 3 Presenter 3

A former banker attached to Standard Chartered Bank (M), he later moved to the corporate world as Group Finance...

Hanz E. Concepcion

Track 3 Presenter 4

Being in the advertising industry for almost 20 years, time and divine chances had contributed a lot to his growth...

Virgil Fuentes

Track 4 Facilitator

Focal Person, e-BPLS and Tech4Ed, DICT XI

Atty. Marissa Torrentera

Track 4 Presenter 1

Officer-in-Charge, Davao City Business Bureau

Edwin Palero

Track 4 Presenter 2

Mr. Edwin A. Palero is the eGovernance Project Manager of the Provincial Government of Davao del Norte...

Dr. Ma. Josefina Abilay

Track 4 Presenter 3

Regional Director, Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. IV-B (MIMAROPA)

Kristina Denoga

Track 4 Presenter 3

Pre-sales Lead for Business Intelligence in the last 7 years. Synopsis: Governments are turning to analytics to improve...

Andre Joseph Tiro Fournier


VP-IT, Facilities and Support Focusinc Group...

Mary Grace Mirandilla-Santos

Presenter 1

Mary Grace Mirandilla-Santos is an independent researcher specializing in...

Hon. Alan A. Silor

Reactor 1

Assistant Secretary for Infostructure Management Bureau and Other Special Concerns DICT.

Benbrackie Y. Melasa

Reactor 2

Head Corporate Relationship Management PLDT Enterprise

Mr. Patrick Gloria

Reactor 3

Globe Telecom Corporate Legal Services Group External Affairs Head VISMIN

Alan A. Silor

Keynote Address

Assistant Secretary for Infostructure Management Bureau and Other Special Concerns...

Hon. Mayor Sara Z. Duterte

Keynote Speech


Simon Wong

MOU Signing BigData Analytics and Exchange Project

Focal Persons, ICT CEO Forum, BIMP EAGA ICT Cluster

Damian “Dondi” Mapa

MOU Signing DPO Certification Course

Former Deputy Commissioner of the Philippine National Privacy Commission

Sarimah Latiff

MOU Signing

Sarimah Latiff

MOU Signing

Xavier Eric Manalastas



Takahiro Sasaki

Presenter 1

Tsurumi Motivation Square & University of Tokyo

Yolanda Stern

Presenter 2

Past President, FPACC President & CEO, One World Institute San Francisco, California

Ramcis N. Vilchez, MIT

Presenter 3

Dean, University of Mindanao, College of Computing Education. Vice-President, CDITE-XI

Greg D. Bravo

Presenter 4

Director – Campus Recruitment, PH College Connect Program SUTHERLAND

Jimmie Loe P. dela Vega, MA

Panelist 1

Executive Director, DACS (Davao Association of Catholic Schools)

John Mark M. Dumanig

Panelist 2

Education Supervisor II CHED (Commission on Higher Education) - Region XI

Remegias G. Timonio

Panelist 3

Assistant Regional Director, TESDA Region XI
TESDA – Technical Education and Skills Development Authority

Regina Evangelista

Track 1 Facilitator

CEO, Mr. Outsource Founding Member, DCAP (Digital Career Advocate of the Philippines)

Tom Secuya

Track 1 Presenter 1

Founder & Chief Imagination Officer (CIO), CARVE

Gary L. Mingle CPA

Track 1 Presenter 2

Chairman of the Board, Focus Group Holdings

Jennifer L. Pacilan

Track 1 Panel 2

Owner/Professional Freelancer, Virtual Help Home-based Digital Marketer

Juliana Hellmuth

Track 1 Panel 3

Multimedia Artist and Content Writer

Marx Consuegra

Track 1 Panel 4

UX Designer and Community Builder Member, DUAAD (Davao United Association of Animators and Designers)...

Mary Rose Ofianga

Track 2 Facilitator

Managing Director, Womenpowered Digital

Resa Embutin

Track 2 Facilitator

Multimedia Artist and Designer

Monique Dingding

Track 2 Presenter 2

Lead Software Developer at Pronexis, Inc.

Ma. Lenzy Lala

Track 2 Presenter 3

Digital Marketing Specialist, Onerent Property Management

Peng Sumarago

Track 2 Presenter 4

Product Designer

Bea Trizia Jimenez

Track 2 Presenter 5

Illustrator and Storyboard Artist


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Google My Business
Google Business Group Davao c/o Glorypearl Dy

October 20, 2018 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
DTI Conference Room Monteverde Street

Ingress for Exhibitors

Welcome Meetup with Foreign Delegates and Guests Outside Davao

October 21, 2018 at Marco Polo Hotel
Starts at 6:00 PM

Registration & Breakfast

Preliminaries, Welcome Remarks and Opening Address

October 22, 2018 at Marco Polo Hotel
Starts at 7:30 AM

Segment 1 | Tracks 1

Technology-enabled Social Enterprises / e-Commerce Platforms

Marco Polo Hotel, Main Ballroom
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Segment 1 | Tracks 2


Marco Polo Hotel, Main Ballroom
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Segment 1 | Tracks 3


Marco Polo Hotel, Borneo Room
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Segment 1 | Tracks 4

e-Governance: Improving Citizen Engagement

Marco Polo Hotel, Borneo Room
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Segment 2

Turbocharging the Digital Superhighway

Marco Polo Hotel, Main Ballroom
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Segment 3

Keynote Presentations & MOU Signing

Marco Polo Hotel
1:00 PM to 2:30PM

Segment 4

Outsourcing Services and Talent Development

Marco Polo Hotel, Main Ballroom
2:30 PM to 4:30PM

Segment 5 | Track 1

Financing, Branding and Marketing

Marco Polo Hotel, Main Ballroom
4:30 PM to 5:30PM

Segment 5 | Track 2

IT/Design (Women-in-Tech)

Marco Polo Hotel, Borneo Room
4:30 PM to 5:30PM

Mayor’s Night & Networking Dinner/Raffles

Turnover Ceremony: ICT CEO Forum

Marco Polo Hotel
4:30 PM to 5:30PM

Business Networking

MINDA | ICT Davao, Inc. | ICT CEO Forum | Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc.

Marco Polo Hotel
8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Data Science & Analytics

SAS Philippines

University of Mindanao
9:00 am to 12:00 nn

Philippine Internet Governance Colloquium


Mandaya Hotel
Whole day

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