Bucharest Knowledge Sharing
25th February 2015
BUCHAREST KNOWLEDGE SHARING
The Rise of a Sector: How IT is placing Romania on the map in the Business Services industry
25th of February 2015
City Gate, South Tower, 1st Floor, Piata Presei Libere 3-5, Bucharest
An event moderated by Colin Lovering, Commercial Director at Corporate Office Solutions and Chairman of British Romanian Chamber of Commerce
Guests Registration & Welcoming Coffee
10:00 – 10:10
Opening Speech: Florin Grama, President – ABSL Romania
10:10 – 10:30
Outsourcing in Romania: The Development of the Business Services Industry from an IT Perspective
- Gabriel Mihai Tănase, IT Advisory Director – KPMG
10:30 – 11:15
Facing the Challenges: The Cyber Security Guardian and Data Protection Warrior
- Adrian Furtună, IT Advisory Manager – KPMG
- Augustin Jianu, General Director – CERT-RO
- Adrian Floarea, General Manager – certSIGN
11:15 – 11:45
11:45 – 12:30
Beating the Odds: Success Stories as Exceptions.
- Bogdan Păduraru, Deputy Division Director UBS, Luxoft
- Zuzanna Mikołajczyk, Commercial and Marketing Director and Board Member, Mikomax Smart Office & COS
- Cristina Manole, Head of Business Technology Services – Capgemini
12:30 – 13:15
We’ve come this far. Can we go any further? Towards a bigger IT market through effective collaboration between the industry, authorities and universities.
- Olivier Hecq, Head of SSC IT – Societe Generale European Business Services
- Ionuț Anica-Popa, Associate Professor – University of Economic Studies Bucharest
- Bogdan Rusu, Business Relationships Manager – ANIS
- Andreea Stănescu, VP Service Delivery EMEA – Stefanini
- Zuzanna Mikołajczyk, Commercial and Marketing Director and Board Member – Mikomax Smart Office & COS
- Florin Grama, President – ABSL Romania
- How can we train more workforce as a magnet for investment? Are the universities capable of growing more brains?
- Can we grow our own Silicon Valley?
- What measures need authorities to implement to attract more investment?
13:15 – 14:00
14:00 – 15:00
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