SoftCon 2014: Today’s Trends, Tomorrow’s Solutions

The Philippine Software Industry Association (PSIA) had their second annual Software
Conference at the Intercontinental Hotel in Makati on December 3 2014.

The best in the software industry were invited to the SoftCon 2014. Big and well known companies and startups gather in one roof with one goal — highlight the strengths and the innovations in technology.

Jojy Azurin of talks about ‘The New World Of Work’.

Invited speakers and panelists include the following: Winston O. Cruz (PSIA Acting President), Monchito Ibrahim (OIC Deputy Executive Director of DOST-ICT Industry Development Group), Noya Terrado (Undersecretary of Management Services Group (MSG) + Chief of Staff of Department of Trade and Industry), Jonathan Defensor de Luzuriaga (Managing Partner/Country Manager of Lendsoft Solutions, Inc. / Compos Mentis, Inc), Manolito “Lito” Tayag (Country Managing Director of Accenture), Vincent Remo (Assistant Vice President for Solutions Development Advanced World Systems, Inc), Ray Maranon (Philippine Lead – Capital Markets and IT Services Genpact), Ma. Cristina “Beng” Coronel (President, Pointwest Technologies Corporation), Ma. Rosario “Ito” Gruet (Vice President – Business Development Computer Professionals, Inc.), Jorge “Jojy” Azurin (Regional Director of, Arup Maity (Founder, President & CEO of BlastAsia Inc.), Matthew Morrison (Founder & CEO of A SPACE Manila), Emmanuel “Noel” Mendoza (Director for Application Services Phils and AP South of Hewlett Packard), Apolonio “Apol” Salud (Globe Business), Prof. Richard Cruz (Core Faculty from Asian Institute of Management), Alvin Gendrano (Vice President of BigData and Analytics for Smart Communications), Christian Besler (Vice President of Kickstart Ventures), Jay Fajardo (Co-Founder & CTO / CEO of MEDIFI / ProudCloud), Jonathan Krause (Executive Partner at Gartner), Alex Donn (Senior Marketing Manager for AT&T), Chetna Bastani (Consulting Partner Manager, APAC Amazon Web Services).

Panel discussion on ‘The New World Of Work’ let by Arup Maity of Blastasia. Panelists include Jojy Azurin of, Matthew Morrison of A SPACE Manila, and Noel Mendoza of Hewlett Packard.