DOST-ASTI expresses support for upcoming Digital Transformation Summit

2 months ago

The Philippines is embracing digital transformation through a government-led strategy aimed at enhancing digital infrastructure, connectivity, and business facilitation. By 2030 Digital Transformation can create up to PHP5 Trillion (USD 101.3) in annual economic value. The Philippines is also the 3rd fastest growing economy in Asia Pacific.

In line with our commitment to driving positive change, The Department of Science and Technology - Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI), has taken an initiative to further strengthen our nation's digital advancement by extending our support to the forthcoming 29th Edition of the Digital Transformation Summit, scheduled to take place on 23 May 2024.

By leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies, DOST-ASTI has developed projects such as ASTI-Automated Labeling Machine (ASTI-ALaM), iTANONG, and Robot for Optimized and Autonomous Mission-Enhancement Responses (ROAMER) for diverse applications, including but not limited to, agriculture, environmental planning, disaster resilience, and intelligent systems. These initiatives underscore the Institute’s commitment to pioneering cutting-edge research as well as supporting the nation’s endeavors in digital transformation.

Digital Transformation is a requisite on the corporate agenda. It is fundamentally changing how businesses operate and deliver value to customers. The agenda at the Digital Transformation Summit has been meticulously crafted to identify critical approaches needed to make informed business decisions, improve operational efficiency, and drive digital culture forward.

An invite-only event, the Digital Transformation Summit will have in attendance 750+ top-tier executives, directors, and tech leaders, designed to help you unlock the true tangible business value of emerging technologies through interactive discussions, engaging keynote presentations, and real-life case studies.

Part of a globally renowned series spanning across 10+ countries organized by Exito, the Digital Transformation Summit offers maximum exposure to IT luminaries and distinguished vendors. With a track record comprising 28 successful iterations, encompassing 2,100+ meetings, 230+ sponsors, and 450+ esteemed speakers, the summit pledges a transformative experience for all partners speakers and delegates alike.

This edition is poised to present key discussions including the pivotal role of governmental entities while discussing crucial topics ranging artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies. Noteworthy speakers, including esteemed military officials such as Arsenio M. Balisacan, Secretary at National Economic and Development Authority, Lieutenant Colonel Francel Margareth Padilla Taborlupa from Philippine Army, and Robert Sanchez Paguia from Cybercrime Investigation and Coordinating Center (CICC) shall grace the stage, sharing profound insights alongside eminent IT leaders such as Janbernard Tan from FrieslandCampina, Charlie Valerio from Aboitiz Power, Carlo L. Cagalingan representing Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation and many more.