20 Jan 2016 | Professional Development Event 
with Four Esteemed Speakers on the Panel
Umesh Ursekar 
| Rory  Fitzpatrick | Indranil Mukherjee | 
April Rodillo 

Year 2016 - 
"IT Job Opportunities and Challenges "

And a Special 50% Discount for Non-members till 17Jan16.


Wednesday 20 Jan, 2016
7.00 PM to 9:00 PM 
* Registrations & Refreshments start from 6.30 PM

Singapore Post Centre
Theatrette, Level 5,

10 Eunos Road8, 
Singapore 408600

itSMF Members: Free
Non-Members:  SGD 60.00
ONLY $30.00 if you sign up by Sun 17Jan16. 

itSMF Singapore Chapter  
+65 63275688  

The IT job market is constantly changing, Singapore is no different in that respect but it has its own microcosm. If you plan on living and working in IT, especially ITSM, and in Singapore, then this is a seminar for you. Find out what changes and challenges are in store for Singapore in 2016, as forecast by our panel of expert speakers. 

Hear individual opinions from different perspectives, be it the 2015 Global Recruiter of the Year, or a Managing Director. So whether you are looking for a new direction, or looking for confidence, your current path is here to stay, listen and learn.

What shifts are there in the industry, does ITSM have relevance in Singapore, is offshoring still in vogue, what could you be focusing on? 

Which are the hot roles that are in demand, what do Employers look for, how do you enhance your chances of getting your dream job, which certifications stack up? Ask these and other questions you have in the panel forum and hear the different perspectives or are they in consensus. Either way, this first seminar is setting up as the best kick off for the year 2016.

Topics for the Session:
  • What are the key trends in the IT market?.
  • How do these trends affect the careers of ITSM and other IT professionals?
  • What are the key skills and expertise that would help IT professionals to stay relevant and grow in the future IT market?

Speaker Profile

Umesh Ursekar  is the Managing 
Director and a founding member of U3 Infotech. Umesh has been president of Project Management Institute Singapore Chapter.

Umesh received his Master of Management Science and Bachelor Degree in Science from Pune University, India. Umesh has Global team management, business development skills. Umesh is energetic and visible leader. He is also responsible for geographical expansion & growth, new value creation and business operation of U3. Prior to U3, 

Umesh has worked with Infineon Technologies, AXA Insurance, and Hewlett Packard, in Singapore, in various capacities. Umesh has lead and m
anaged multi-million dollar Business programs and projects.

Umesh was a board member of ISACA, Singapore Chapter (Information Systems Audit and Control Association). Umesh has been assisting new entrepreneurs in evaluation and finalization of business and implementation plans, on volunteer basis. Umesh is a regular public speaker at international conferences.

Rory Fitzpatrick has over 18 years' experience in sales and services management in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific, with a focus on the Enterprise Software sector.  He is a self-motivated leader and manager with a proven track record of delivering excellent business results in revenue and profitability in highly competitive 
market environments.  An experienced leader with a strong work ethic, common sense, and a great network, his goal is to bring passion and value every day. 

As the leader for Cloud Sherpas (an Accenture company, becoming part of Cloud First Applications) in Asia, Rory helps lead ITSM and Service Management initiatives with customers across the region.

Indranil Mukherjee  is the Managing Director of Singapore ISC /  International Standards Certfications' - a ISO and Singapore standards Certification Body. He's also the Treasurer of  (ISC)² Singapore Chapter, which offers the CISSP Info sec / CSSP Cloud Security Certfications and Programme Chair of the Internet Society Singapore.
Indranil's career and projects spanne
d across 78 countries - with Maersk/ AP Moller in Denmark, leading Big 4 firms like PwC in Africa,Cambridge Technology in the US and Consulting assignments with Hewlett Packard,  TD Securities  and Accenture in Singapore.  And in various capacities, he had been Program lead of the World's first ISO 27001 Information Security Certification and the World's largest BS25999 Business Continuity Certification at Accenture . As an IT Strategy/ Operational Risk expert, he advises leading CIOs on Cloud Computing  Banks/ Insurance Firms on  PCI, SOX/ SAS 70, Basel compliance  and Oil & Gas companies on PCD Compliance . His white papers' on Risk Management and Digital Rights' Governance won several awards and were presented at the XIII Olympic Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. 

Indranil  has been certifying  leading organizations like KPMG, SGX, Paramount , SiS Inflexion Point  on various ISO Standards . He is also the key Cloud Security Certification Auditor on the world's multi -tiered Certified Cloud Security standard, SS 584 for organizations like Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft Corporation.  

He is uniquely positioned to give a global view on careers being a polyglot, and in his own words- a 'corporate nomad'!    

April Rodillo  is the General Manager of Aurec  Singapore.  

April has  been an epitome of excellence for client service in the region. Her constant strive to reach perfection in service, growth and innovation has been recognized in the Global Recruiter Awards (byAPSCO) awards over the last 3 years  where she have won major awards for the 
business as well as individual consultants.

Her professionalism, loyalty, continuous hard-work, unwavering performance and undeniable leadership skills has gained her this prestigious award and eventually led her to be promoted as Head of Singapore office. She was promoted based on merit and capacity and not by length or years of experience. In spite of this new assignment, April remains focused, constantly meet her goal and demonstrate strong performance which has been an inspiration to the team. She remain as the top biller in the company.

Don't miss this power-pack event, brought to you by itSMF Singapore Chapter ... 

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