Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
Vince Chew is the COO of Evvo Labs, a leading provider of secure by design digital transformation services in Singapore. He has over 25 years of experience in creating and managing tech-enabled businesses with a focus on lean and agile culture. He is also a qualified trainer, consultant, and mentor who helps companies in their digital transformation journey and future-proofing their business operations. Vince holds an MBA, a Bachelor in IT and is also a PMP, CISSP and certified ITIL Expert.
Breaking Barriers, Going Global: Why Mastering English Communication Skills Can Help Software Engineers Excel in a Global Environment and Achieve Extraordinary Success
11:00 - 12:00
Basic knowledge audience
In this session, we will explore the importance of cross-cultural communication for IT professionals in today’s globalized world. Effective communication across cultures is essential for success when working with international colleagues, and clients or managing virtual teams. We will discuss the impact of culture on communication styles and preferences and provide tips and strategies for developing cultural awareness and sensitivity. Additionally, we will cover how to overcome language barriers using translation tools effectively and how to navigate cultural differences in decision-making and problem-solving. By mastering these skills, software engineers can excel in a global environment and achieve extraordinary success.