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Welcome to APM LEADCon 2024: Sustainable Futures

Greetings to our Esteemed Delegates, Sponsors, and Partners,

As the Conference Producer, it is my honor to welcome you to APM LEADCon: Sustainable Futures at the Citadines Bay City Manila. This gathering is more than a conference; it’s a collaborative journey towards integrating sustainable practices within engineering and asset management, aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Our focus extends from Leadership in Engineering to Asset Integrity, Risk Management, and RAMS – essential pillars in driving forward our shared commitment to sustainability. We are here to exchange innovative ideas, forge new partnerships, and explore groundbreaking solutions.

To our delegates, your engagement and insights are invaluable. To our sponsors and partners, your support and vision are the backbones of this initiative. Together, let’s harness this opportunity to shape a sustainable and prosperous future.

Thank you for being a part of APM LEADCon 2024 Sustainable Futures.

Warm regards,

Erwin “Wins” Bernal, MBA, CAMA

Conference Producer

Together for a Sustainable Tomorrow!

Warm regards,

Erwin “Wins” Bernal, MBA, CAMA

Conference Producer

Together for a Sustainable Tomorrow!

APM 4.0 is Asset Performance Management in the age of Industry 4.0, and LEAD stands for Leadership, Engineering, and Advantage. I am honored to welcome all attendees to this significant event, which brings together experts in reliability engineering, asset integrity, RAM, equipment maintenance, and engineering leadership and competence.

This conference was inspired by ISO 55000 Asset Management, the international standard for best practices in asset management. It is a great opportunity to learn from and collaborate with industry leaders who are at the forefront of implementing these practices. Our speaking panel will feature respected, senior representatives from the asset management industry, as well as government entities and professional bodies.

Attendees will have the chance to learn from case studies and panel discussions, and participate in workshops led by industry experts. There will also be an exhibition space for vendors to showcase their latest products and services.

I encourage all attendees to take full advantage of this opportunity to network, learn, and share knowledge with their peers. Let’s work together to advance the field of asset management and ensure the reliability, availability, and maintainability of our critical assets.

Thank you for joining us at the APM 4.0 LEAD Convention 2023.

Corporate Registration

In order to complete the corporate registration, please download & fill out the Corporate Registration Form. Kindly list the names of the registrants and their corresponding information based on the requirement. Once the form is completed, please send the same to jennyj@erudite.com.ph

We are accepting abstracts on the outlined topics and other related topics that fall within the conference theme.

Businesses have a one-of-a-kind chance to display their goods and services to a targeted audience of asset performance management and asset dependability professionals from diverse industries at the APM 4.0 LEADCon 2023 – Leadership, Engineering, Advantage.

Conference themes are broad topics that serve as the overarching focus of a conference or event. Understanding the conference theme and related topics can help attendees determine which sessions and presentations will be most relevant and beneficial for them to attend.

The APM LEADCon 2023 is the event for discussion of best practices for managing crucial assets in the new normal. Attendees will gain knowledge about Asset and Risk Management, Asset Integrity, RAM and Maintenance Management, and Leadership and Competence from experts in their fields, practitioners, and leaders of professional bodies who will be presenting. Additionally, the conference will offer workshops, networking chances for vendors, and cooperation opportunities.

Mr. Wins Bernal, MBA, CAMA

President, Erudite Reliability Services OPC

About

An Asset management and organization development professional who uses consultative and relationship-building skills to educate and to identify opportunities among his clientele. Wins, as he is called by his friends has worked with various multi-national companies for more than 15 years in the areas of Competency Development, Maintenance and Reliability Management, and Organization Development.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 02.45-03.30 PM (Conference Room 1)

Ms. Anaflor "Ana" Candelaria, RCE, CAMA

Asset Management AVP, Aboitiz Power

About

Anaflor Candelaria is an experienced professional in the energy industry, currently serving as the Asset Management AVP at Aboitiz Power Corporation. With a background as a Registered Civil Engineer and Certified Asset Management Assessor (CAMA), she brings extensive managerial experience in renewable energy projects with particular experience in geothermal and wind energy. Anaflor has a proven track record in project development, implementation, operations & maintenance; added to her current role in asset management governance at Aboitiz Power Corporation, she is a valuable asset in the energy sector.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Toribio "Noel" Ilao CAMA, CSAM

Director, Department of Public Works and Highways of the Philippines

About

Engineer Toribio Noel L. Ilao is an accomplished professional with expertise in physical asset management and engineering. He served as a Professional Physical Asset Management Advisor for the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) for over three years before becoming the Director IV of the Bureau of Equipment (BOE) at the age of 38, the youngest ever appointed in DPWH’s history. He revamped DPWH’s fleet and facilities management program, focusing on Strategic Asset Lifecycle Management. He also improved the DPWH Dredging Operations using sound management and engineering approaches. Engineer Ilao holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering and is pursuing a Master’s in Innovation and Management. He has undergone leadership and technical training programs at renowned institutions, including the University of Oxford and MIT. His diverse background and commitment to continuous growth make him a highly accomplished professional.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Eric Montes, RME, MBA, CMRP, CSWIP 3.1, HEMP/HAZOP

Former VP & Head of Integrated Asset Mgt. Division of Maynilad Water Services, Inc

About

Eric is a highly experienced Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional (CMRP) with over 35 years of expertise in the Downstream – Oil and Gas industry. He specializes in Asset Management, Reliability & Integrity, Maintenance Engineering, Welding Engineering, Corrosion Management, and Process Safety. Currently, he serves as the Vice-President of Maynilad Integrated Asset Management Division (IAMD). Previously, he held senior managerial positions at Therma Prime Drilling Corporation (TDC) and Royal Dutch Shell, where he played key roles in implementing Asset Management Systems and leading global engineering projects. Eric is actively involved in professional organizations and is a sought-after resource speaker on topics related to his expertise.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Melvin Catu, PME, PMP

CTO/VP for Operations, SN Aboitiz Power

About

Melvin Catu, PME, PMP is an accomplished O&M executive with a strong background in the oil & gas, thermal, and renewable energy industry. Skilled in negotiation, process engineering, operations management, project management, procurement, and Lean Six Sigma, he brings valuable expertise to his role. Currently serving as the CTO/VP for Operations at SN Aboitiz Power, Melvin has a demonstrated history of driving operational excellence. With a Diploma in Project Management from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business, he is a highly skilled professional in the energy sector.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Dr. Loida Sagaran, PhD

Vice President, Asia Pacific Human Resources, Infor

About

Dr. Loida L. Sagaran, MBA, PhD is an experienced HR professional currently serving as the Vice President, HR AsiaPac at Infor. She is also an Adjunct MBA Professor for Human Resources at Ateneo Graduate School of Business and a Lecturer for Strategic Organization Development at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde. Loida has held leadership roles at companies such as WNS Global Services, Ooredoo Group, IBM, Microsoft, SAP, and All AsiaCapital Group. With her extensive background, she has made significant contributions to the field of HR and brings a wealth of expertise to her current position.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Gener Magadia, CMRP, REE

Snr. Reliability Manager,  JG Summit Olefins Corporation

About

Gener Magadia is a highly experienced Certified Maintenance Reliability Professional (CMRP) with 30 years of expertise in maintenance and reliability improvement initiatives across various chemical industries. He has held positions as an instrumentation and controls engineer, automation engineer, and maintenance reliability professional.

Currently serving as the Sr. Reliability Manager at JG Summit Olefins Corporation, Gener oversees the daily activities of the Reliability Engineering, Condition Monitoring, and Asset Integrity teams within the Maintenance Division.

His extensive experience spans process instrumentation, automation, project engineering, and implementing maintenance process and plant reliability improvement projects.

Mr. Marco "Dingdong" Altarejos, RME

Onshore Installation Manager, Prime Energy Resources Development, BV

About

Engr. Dingdong has more than 2 decades of experience in the energy industry. A Certified Technical Authority (TA2) in MRTA (Maintenance Reliability and Turn Around). His subject matter expertise include Causal Learning investigations, Asset Management, Reliability/Risk based management.

Mr. Glenn Mark Pamplona, RME

Mechanical Team Lead, Prime Energy Resources Development, BV

About

Engr. Glenn Pamplona is a highly skilled Rotating Equipment and Reliability Engineering Specialist with over 14 years of experience in the energy industry. Currently, he works at Prime Energy as a Rotating Equipment and Reliability Engineering Specialist. Prior to that, he held key positions at Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation and SHELL Philippines Exploration B.V. His expertise includes managing and maintaining rotating equipment, leading teams, and driving improvements in equipment performance. Glenn’s strong background in mechanical, static, and rotating disciplines makes him a valuable asset in the field of Rotating Equipment and Reliability Engineering.

Mr. Vidal Lepasana, RME

Maintenance Equipment Reliability Manager / Mechanical Engineer, Holcim Philippines

About

Engr. Vidal is an experienced Maintenance Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the building materials industry. Skilled in Predictive Maintenance, Management, Lean Manufacturing, Plant Maintenance, and Cement. Strong operations professional with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering focused in Mechanical Engineering from Technological Institute of the Philippines.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Jason Mendoza, CMRP, REE

Reliability Manager,  JG Summit Olefins Corporation

About

A certified maintenance and reliability professional (CMRP) with 20 years of experience in the Petrochemical Industry. Spent 15 years in the maintenance of instrumentation and control devices with strengths on troubleshooting, repair, calibration, control programming, and training.

A TESDA certified trainer, TM1 with national certificates on Instrumentation and Control Servicing NCII and NCIII.

A member of the board of directors for Association of Maintenance and Reliability Practitioners of the Philippines, AMRPP.

Engr. Jayson Carganilla, RME

Materials, Corrosion, and Inspection Engineer

About

With over 20 years of experience in the Energy business and Heavy Industries, specializing in Mechanical, Materials, Corrosion, Inspection, Operations & Maintenance, Project Management & Engineering in demanding environments such as the Oil, Gas, Power & Water industry, he has built an impressive expertise portfolio. His experience ranges from Operations & Maintenance (Asset Management), Engineering Design to Project Management & Consulting. He excels in conceptualizing designs, negotiating contracts, and overseeing project delivery, coordination, execution, and communication to ensure success.

Over the years, he has honed his business management skills, establishing strong relationships with Vendors, Suppliers, Contractors, Internal, and External stakeholders. A skilled leader and coach, he guides project teams towards the company’s strategic direction, both in-house and contracted staff.

Sessions

Panelist

Oct. 7, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 7, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Marcial Orlando Balgos, PhD

Chair, Department of Leadership, Ethics, & Human Resource Management, Ateneo Graduate School of Business (AGSB)

About

Dr. Mars Balgos, PhD is a leadership professor and researcher. He had done research on Filipino leadership styles and strategy execution models that can be helpful for business and engineering professionals.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)

Mr. Daniel "Junjun" Benito Jr.

Lead Asset Integrity Management, Energy Development Corporation

About

Junjun Benito is a highly experienced Lead in Asset Integrity Management at Energy Development Corporation. With over 10 years of expertise in power plant operations, he excels in managing contracts and possesses strong technical knowledge in equipment performance and maintenance. Junjun has led CMMS implementation projects and has a background in network engineering and process improvement. His leadership and experience make him a valuable asset in the field of Asset Integrity Management.

Ms. Abegail Tongco, PhD

Training and Consulting Division Director / HR-OD Consultant, Profiles Group of Companies

About


Abegail Pulma Tongco is a highly experienced HR and OD consultant and trainer with over 15 years of practice. She has worked with diverse industries, including banking, BPO, energy, manufacturing, and more. Currently holding key positions at the Profiles Group of Companies, she is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Philippine Society for Talent Development. Abegail is certified in Shared Leadership, Team Coaching, and various assessments such as PxT, DISC, and Genos EI. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences – Psychology, a Master’s in Business Management, and recently completed her PhD in Organization Development. Her academic accomplishments and extensive experience make her a valuable professional in the field.

Sessions

Day 1

Oct. 6, 2023  (Plenary Session)

Day 2

Oct. 6, 2023 (Conference Room 1)