APAC CIOoutlook is a print magazine that aims to provide a platform for CIOs, CTOs and other senior level IT buyers and decision makers along with CXOs of solution providers to share their experiences, wisdom and advice with enterprise IT community of APAC countries. We promote our unique ‘learn from our peers approach’ in the Asia Pacific region.
From enterprise applications to the leading trends in big data, mobile computing, security and the Cloud, APAC CIOoutlook delivers practical, actionable information from senior practitioners in the trenches. We leverage our extensive peer-to-peer network, among leading technology executives, to bring their experience and the best practices to other members of CIO community in Asia Pacific countries. We also identify and profile emerging companies providing cutting edge solutions to enterprises in APAC. For every technology and every industry vertical, our research team has access to and has deep background research done on hundreds of vendors providing solutions in APAC.
Published from the hub of technology, Silicon Valley, USA with sales office in Hong Kong and editorial presence in all major APAC countries. APAC CIOoutlook is designed to connect the Enterprise IT community of APAC countries. For more information, please visit www.apacciooutlook.com
Asia Insurance Review was launched in January 1991 to meet the information needs of insurance practitioners in Asia in particular and the rest of the world in general. It quickly became the premier and comprehensive professional regional magazine, read by all the key decision makers and readers in the insurance industry in Asia from Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Fiji, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, etc.
The iPrepare Business facility for engaging the private sector in Disaster Risk Management is a joint initiative by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) through the Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRM) Fund and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH within the framework of the Global Initiative on Disaster Risk Management (GIDRM). It focuses on building disaster-resilient businesses in the region through partnerships to strengthen the resilience of the private sector, particularly SMEs; providing technical assistance in strengthening resilience on a demand-driven basis; supporting governments in strengthening the enabling environment that promotes risk sensitive and informed investments by private sector; and facilitating knowledge sharing at the regional and national levels.
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for business continuity.
Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity (BC) professionals worldwide. The BCI offers a wide range of resources for business professionals concerned with raising levels of resilience within their organization or considering a career in business continuity. With circa 8,000 members in more than 100 countries worldwide, working in an estimated 3,000 organizations in private, public and third sectors, the BCI truly is the world’s leading institute for business continuity. The BCI stands for excellence in the business continuity profession and its certified grades provide assurance of technical and professional competency in BC. The BCI Partnership, through corporate membership, offers organizations the opportunity to work with the BCI to promote best practice in business continuity and to raise their corporate profile in the global BC arena.The BCI Corporate Partnership currently has approximately 120 Partners worldwide.
Business Continuity Managers Association of the Philippines (BCMAP) started way back in 2006. It was formed by a group of friends who were interested in the Business Continuity Practice founded by Mel Cabodil who returned to the Philippines, after working in Singapore as part of the Asia Pacific BC/DR Consulting Practice of Symantec. In his practice in Singapore and other parts of Southeast Asia Countries, Mel realized the need of forming an organization where BC/DR practitioners can share experiences and learn from each other. He started the organization with fellow practitioners.
The group started to organize forums and collaborating with various government agencies like NDRRMC, BFP, DOH and NGOs like WHO, Red Cross, Zuellig Foundation, among others to continue to promote the practice of Business Continuity in the country. They also encouraged and mentor practitioners to get certified as Business Continuity practitioners with DRII or The BCI to ensure implementation of best practices in the country.
ISACA (previously the Information Systems Audit and Control Association) is a world wide association of IS governance, audit and security professionals. ISACA Singapore Chapter represents ISACA members in Singapore. The chapter organises professional, educational and social networking activities to enhance the value of the ISACA membership. The chapter aims to further the aspirations of its members in the areas of Technology Audit, Control, Security & Governance. The chapter organises the Governance, Technology, Audit, Control & Security (GTACS) conference each year. In addition, the chapter organises regular workshops, including SAP Audit, COBIT 5 and review classes for ISACA's well-known certifications - CISA, CISM, CRISC & CGEIT. CMMI Institute, the organisation behind the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI), was recently acquired by ISACA. The Singapore chapter is run by volunteer members in the profession and has recently celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2013.For more information, do visit us at www.isaca.org.sg or www.gtacs.sg
As the preeminent organization dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management, RIMS, the risk management society™, is a global not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world. Founded in 1950, RIMS is dedicated to advancing risk management for organizational success, bringing networking, professional development and education opportunities to its membership of over 10,000 risk professionals who are located in more than 60 countries.
The Singapore Computer Society (SCS) is the leading professional society for infocomm and digital media professionals in Singapore with over 31,000 members. Established in 1967, the society serves as a key platform for professionals to network with established practitioners, advance their careers, and sharpen their skills and knowledge in order to stay ahead of the latest trends and best practices in the infocomm and digital media industries. Today, SCS continues to serve as the face and voice of the ICT community and leverages on its powerful network of infocomm professionals to lead a smart nation. For more information, please visit SCS website at http://www.scs.org.sg.