Global Exec Speaks at Map Conference

The Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) will be holding it’s 9th MAP International CEO Conference on September 13, 2011 at the Rizal Ballroom of the Makati Shangri-La Hotel.

Online PR News – 01-September-2011 – – The Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) will be holding it’s 9th MAP International CEO Conference on September 13, 2011 at the Rizal Ballroom of the Makati Shangri-La Hotel.

This year’s conference theme “FAST, FLAT & FREE: Leading in the New, Convergent World”, focuses on the ever-changing business environment and the best practices used in adapting to these changes. Speakers from various industries worldwide will share their own insights and experiences.

Delivering the closing keynote will be Mr. Simon Davies, Vice President for Enterprise Sales, ASEAN & Greater China for - world leader in on-demand business services and customer relationship management (CRM). IP Converge Data Center, Inc., the country’s first and only publicly-listed Internet Data Center and Cloud Services provider (PSE:’CLOUD’), is also the only Select Consulting Partner in the Philippines and facilitated the participation of the executive, in the upcoming conference.

Davies will be discussing “New Foundation for Unleashing Business Transformation”, focusing on how Chief Information Officers (CIOs) of large enterprises have begun utilizing Cloud Computing Services worldwide and the benefits it has brought to the workplace.

As Regional VP for, Mr. Davies is responsible for managing the team that brings innovation and success in the cloud to companies in ASEAN, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, as well as Global Accounts in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Co-presented by MAP and BUSINESSWORLD, the conference is about how some companies are made stronger by the challenges they face. It is also about the creativity and imagination that has made new companies sail unexplored seas, triumph and find new management treasures along the way. Today, they thrive and MAP provides an opportunity for business leaders (and aspiring ones) to relive and share the journey.

For more information, visit or call the MAP at 751-1149 or email

About MAP

MAP is a 61-year-old management organization whose 779 members (as of 31 August 2011) represent a cross-section of CEOs, COOs and other top management practitioners from the largest local and multinational companies operating in the Philippines. MAP also counts some top management educators and government officials as its members.

MAP’s mission is to promote management excellence through sharing of best management practices; educational activities that enhance the knowledge and skills of management practitioners and educators nationwide through learning forums and discussions; training and development programs that produce professional managers; networking and building alliances among its members for exploring and sharing business opportunities; and advocacy for reforms that help shape a brighter future for the Philippines. For more information on MAP, please visit

About IP-Converge

IP-Converge™ (PSE: CLOUD) is the first and only Internet Data Center and Cloud Services Provider listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange. It is an information technology & telecommunications company, providing local and regional enterprises with an array of managed data services and cloud-based business solutions at international standards. The company operates true carrier-neutral, telco-grade Internet Data Center facilities in the Philippines as well as its own Asia-Pacific network infrastructure, and works with global technology leaders to deliver only the best solutions and services to its clientele. An ISO 9001:2008 Certified company, the foundation of IP-Converge's business is centered on customer satisfaction through high-quality, on-time delivery, and a personalized "boutique" approach to clients. For more information, visit

IP-Converge is the only Select Consulting Partner of in the Philippines. To know more about’s On-Demand CRM and access the 30-day free trial, visit