With this year’s theme: “The Regional Economic Landscape is Changing,” Italpinas Development Corporation’s (IDCTM) CEO, Architect Romolo Valentino Nati, has been invited to participate as one of the panelists at the Mindanao HR and Business Summit 2019, that will be held next on the 8th of April in Cagayan De Oro City.

As one of the panelists for the topic: “Are we equipped for the next wave?” Arch. Nati will be addressing challenges brought by the changing business and economic landscape and lessons learned in navigating Mindanao’s dynamic business and economic landscape becoming a successful entrepreneur as CEO of Italpinas Development Corporation.

Organized by The Pinnacle, a talent development and communication company with competency in strategic communications, in partnership with Kairos Human Resources and Business Consultancy, Mindanao HR Beat 2019 summit seeks to broaden the discussion on the impact of the recent regional economic development to human resources of Mindanao and provide insights that will enable business organizations to chart new HR and business strategies attuned to the changing economic landscape. The summit hopes to increase participants’ appreciation of the crucial role of HR in business success and in sustaining regional economic growth.

Northern Mindanao has been in the forefront of jobs creation, as it delivered 25.2% (P228.8 B) of the total BOI Registered Projects for 2018. This is expected to exceed this 2019 with 105,000 new jobs to be created within the region in the next 5 years. Furthermore five flagship national infrastructure projects under Build Build Build program are in Mindanao : expansion of Davao Int’l and CDO Laguindingan Airports, Mindanao Railway Project Phase 1, Panguil Bay Bridge project and Malitubog Maridagao Irrigation Project Phase 2.

IDCTM is a publicly listed real estate developer company that specializes in the design and development of sustainable properties in emerging cities in the Philippines and its projects have been recognized and awarded by national and international organizations. IDC’s flagship project, Primavera Residences, located in uptown Cagayan de Oro, in the north of Mindanao, was awarded in 2014 as the Best Mixed -Use Development in the Philippines by The International Property Awards – Asia Pacific.

The company latest projects, Primavera City, also located in uptown Cagayan de Oro, and Miramonti Green Residences, under construction in Sto Tomas, Batangas, have both been awarded by the prestigious International Property Awards – Asia Pacific as Best Mixed-Use Developments. Each design is not only unique and adapted to a specific location but through the use of a smart grid and renewable energy sources such as photovoltaic solar panels, these projects are able to effectively manage the buildings’ power supply, thus reducing electricity costs

With today’s demand for sustainability, IDC has always been a company that stood by its design philosophy in committing to build sustainable real estate projects in harmony with the environment to bring value to investors, end-users, and the community.