Monday, June 29, 2015

MTECH 2015: technology and innovation summit by meralco

      Meralco launches the 1st MTECH 2015, a 3 day Technology and Innovation Summit, in a move that marks the company’s continued push to create innovative solutions in the power industries for customer service advancement.

     MTECH culminates in a forum on Disruptive Technologies, featuring innovations that change the power industry. MTECH 2015 is called “Visioneering”, focusing on the creation of a future that opens new opportunities for innovative solution to increase consumer interaction.

     Meralco leaders spearheaded the inaugural MTECH forum, with Meralco Chairman Manny V. Pangilinan, Meralco President and CEO Oscar S. Reyes, Meralco SVP and Head of Costumer retail Services and corporate communications Alfredo S. Panlilio, and Meralco Chief Technology Adviser Gavin D. Barfield.

     In his talk Barfield said “ Vision necessitates transformation and Technology will play an integral part enabling this transformation. In the past years, Meralco has put new technologies into its system, but we know there is still more to be done.”

     Executives from globally–renowned tech firms also flew in to the country to talk about the revolutionary technologies challenging traditional business models, including  IBM’s Scalable Solutions Architect and Master Inventor and Fellow Kerrie L. Holley. His talk about “Rethink Disruption” focuses on the use of Disruptive Technologies to spark progress in the country and uplift the lives of the Filipinos.”

     The event, which started June 24, features the New Technologies and innovations Exhibit at the Meralco Lopez building Lobby, where leading technology partner brands sush as Cisco, Citrix, Cloudera, Dell, Indra, Landis + Gyr, Microsoft, GMS, Hitachi, Huawei, , IBM, Pay Maya, Safezone, Salesforce, Samsung Business, Schneider Electric, Toshiba, Eisenpatt Solutions, SAP and OPOWER showcase their latest product and services.

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