Jerry Rapes Joins Panel at the 3rd Filipino Technopreneurship Summit
Manila, Philippines, Feb 18, 2014 -- Jerry Rapes, President and CEO of Exist, a global consulting and IT solutions leader, will be speaking at the 3rd Filipino Technopreneurship Summit in a panel discussion on technopreneurship business models.
The summit, hosted by the the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. – Go Negosyo will be held on February 19, Wednesday at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City.
This one-day event aims to gather successful technopreneurs to share their views and success stories to both the youth and aspiring and practicing entrepreneurs. The summit will feature a variety of topics on technopreneurship in the form of keynote sessions and plenary forums.
The event is expected to feature the country’s top technopreneurs like Engr. Dado Banatao of Tallwood Ventures and Manny V. Pangilinan of the PLDT Group who were able to make it big in the borderless and ever-dynamic world of technology, as well as conquer Silicon Valley -- proving to the world the Filipino's ingenuity and technical prowess.
The event will also feature a discussion on successful techno-enterprises in the fields of mobile applications, wireless applications, software development, game design and development, ecommerce, website development and even blogging, in the hope to empower the today's generation of business people.
During the panel, Jerry, along with other technopreneurs, will be sharing success stories and learnings in developing business model and strategies.
"What we've learned through our years in the business is that you must learn to disrupt yourself as a business before others disrupt you," said Jerry.
The summit is centered on reinforcing the entrepreneurial spirit of the Filipino people by engaging them in the powerful realm of technology. It above all else aspires to inspire future Filipino technopreneurs in harnessing the powerful duo of technology and entrepreneurship for the Philippines' economic growth and as an important contribution to the nation.
To find out more about the 3rd Filipino Technopreneurship Summit and to register, visit the event site here http://www.gonegosyo.net/fts3. For those who can’t attend the event, you can follow the event through social media using this hashtag: #FTS3.