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ACS SA Emerging Professionals Forum

The Future of Work and the ICT Profession with Yohan DeSilva

Registration End Date: Tue, 18 May, 05:00 PM

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  • where

  • Lecture Theatre, Elanor Harald Building, Lot Fourteen
    Frome Street
    Adelaide SA 5000
  • when

  • Event Start: Thu, 20 May, 05:00 PM
    Event Finish: Thu, 20 May, 06:30 PM
  • event price

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<b>MPORTANT NOTICE: </b>PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT IF YOU DO NOT LIVE IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA<br><br>This is an in person event to be held in Adelaide, South Australia.<br><br><b>Due to SA Gov COVID Safe regulations, ALL</b> attendees are required to <b>scan the QR code on the COVID-Safe Check in via the mySA Gov app,</b> which is available at the Frome Road entrance.<br><br>Attendance must also be recorded at the registration desk upon arrival.<br><br><b>No registration, no entrance, no exceptions! </b><br><br><img alt="User-added image" src="https://id.acs.org.au/servlet/servlet.ImageServer?id=0150o00000HSCxc&amp;oid=00D90000000o5NE&amp;lastMod=1618359916000"></img><br><br>Join our first face to face event for ACS Emerging Professionals for 2021! <br><br><br>Yohan De Silva, MACS, ACS SA BEC Member, will share a little of his journey from being an International Student to a working ICT Professional in Adelaide. He will also discuss the 3 key skills that are required for ICT professionals now and into the future.<br><br><br>Seats are strictly limited!<br><br>Agenda:<br>5:00pm Registrations open<br>5:30pm Event commences<br>6:30pm Event concludes<br> 

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CPD HOURS

2

SKILL

Innovation (INOV) -> Level 5

Speaker

Yohan De Silva

Yohan De Silva

Yohan De Silva
ICT Management & Agile Specialist on a quest for human progress
IT Delivery Portfolio Manager, University of Adelaide

I am an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Management specialist and I have played a diverse set of functions from Consulting, Business Analysis, Testing, .NET Development to Project Management over the last decade.

Over the last 5 or so years I have been exploring and learning Agile ways of working and Scrum Mastery. I believe that the resilience, responsiveness, inspection & adaption and the radical transparency offered by 'doing-agile' and 'being-agile' are absolutely essential to tackle the complex and wicked problems we are currently facing in the 4th Industrial Revolution.

Currently all of my effort is focused on building better self-organising teams and challenging organisations to be more responsive to the market and nimble (see? I didn't use Agile or Scrum in that sentence!).

I also have a passion for communicating knowledge and education - so you may find me delivering lectures after hours at University of South Australia every now and then (around Project Management, IT Procurement and SAP)!
 

 

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Frome Street,Adelaide,SA,Australia

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