About Future S IT Management Forum China

Future-S IT Management Forum China is a neutral, nonprofit, professional platform which opens to senior IT executives from 1000 leading organizations and companies in various industries in China or globally, aimed to shape the development of the best practice for international IT management.

The Forum initiated a Chinese original platform for the exchange of IT management professionals with an unrivalled reputation for excellence and independence. As the most professionally influential forum in China, Future S has participated in extensive cooperation with internationally renowned institutions, providing services like forming network by industry experts, offering accurate information sources, launching practical and fashionable meetings and activities, as well as helping IT management experts to provide high quality IT services for internal and external customers by adopting international best practice.

Future-S China IT Management Forum was launched in Shanghai by Shanghai Information Training Center (SITC). Since January 2005, it has successfully organized 12 large-scale activities in more than two years. It has started a series of IT management professional activities in big cities like Shanghai, Beijing and Shenzhen as well as published professional reports regularly to share the latest knowledge, experience and relationships.

The “S” in the Future S implies two hot theme of IT management: "service" - IT service management; "Security" - information security management. Meanwhile, “S” is the initial of the birthplace of the forum and the implication of the international-standardized fashion and vitality.

Objectives

-- Through strategic direction and professional collaborative efforts, Future S aims to get financial and continued support from our strategic partners, so that to develop international IT management best practices and standards in China. Meanwhile, it aims to promote China's original IT management best practice to win more international recognition.
-- Promote and strengthen the cooperation and exchanges among relevant organizations, and meanwhile supporting the development of IT management.

Vision

Become the best exchange platform chosen by domestic IT management talents, as well as IT management promotion agencies internationally renowned.

Mission

Gather global and domestic resources, promote international best practice of IT management and serve for the construction of national information services.

What are our aims

promoting IT management best practices
Improving IT Management Performance
Learning advanced knowledge
Strengthening peer exchanges
Sharing practical experiences
Upgrading career development

Forms
Summits
including annual conferences, summits and round tables

They are held for those IT senior executives who wish to update their knowledge, expand their professional skills as well as find potential partners.

Government officials, senior representatives of international and domestic leading providers of IT Management Services, industry celebrities, domestic and foreign research institutions, organizations of standards, as well as consultants will communicate with participants about their experiences. They will share their experience of successful projects and their expertise, thus providing information for the choice of tools, solutions and partners to decision-making. It will greatly enhance the delivery value of IT management and avoid risks of management for organizations.

Seminar

including industry Symposiums, training seminars

The seminar is held for those senior executives who wish to update their knowledge in field of IT Management, expand professional skills. It will be held regularly according to specific topics, sub-sectors (finance, telecommunications, energy, manufacturing,etc.). Government officials, senior representatives of international and domestic leading providers of IT management services, industry celebrities, domestic and foreign research institutions, organizations of standards, as well as consultants will communicate with participants about their management experience.

Salon

Including afternoon-coffee, parties and discussions.

Our salon is held for members of Future S Club and trainees of Shanghai Information Training Center and those who wish to seek opportunities in the field of IT management, acquaint IT management professionals, exchange ideas on the latest IT management expertise.

The discussions will be held regularly according to specific IT events (CISA, CISM, COBIT, CIA, ITIL, ISO20000, ISO17799, ISO27001, SOX404, BCP, IT governance, comprehensive risk management etc.), We will invite experts from home and abroad as well as from famous research institutions to talk with the participants, and invite experts to do in-depth analysis, thereby sharing their successful experience in the field.