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March 22, 2011 08:15 ET

Ci&T to Speak on the "Increasing Value of IT" at Temple University Event

KING OF PRUSSIA, PA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2011) -


Ci&T, a technology outsourcing and software product engineering company, today announced that Leonardo Mattiazzi, vice president, international business, will participate in a panel discussion titled "The Increasing Value of IT in Corporate Strategies," presented by Temple University's Fox School of Business on Thursday, March 24, 2011. The panel will feature additional participants from Hewlett-Packard and Sun National Bank as they address how current processes and methodologies are changing the way IT is valued and how the CIO plays a much larger role in corporate strategy today. 

As a provider of product engineering and application development services for global organizations, Ci&T for years has pioneered the use of methodologies and approaches to IT that emphasize greater alignment with business goals. This includes the employment of Lean principles, which increase the generation of business value through the elimination of waste in the value chain. This panel discussion will feature Leonardo Mattiazzi offering his views on the role of IT in business operations, and how through the use of innovative approaches such as Lean, IT can be viewed as a revenue generator vs. simply another cost center. 


Leonardo Mattiazzi, vice president, international business for Ci&T, is an expert on outsourced IT processes and methodologies. Ci&T performs consulting, business intelligence and outsourced development services for its clients across multiple industries, and is committed to delivering value for each and every one of its clients using Lean principles.


"Fox School of Business: The Increasing Value of IT in Corporate Strategies"


The Comcast Center
45th Floor Conference Room
1701 J.F. Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Thursday, March 24, 2011

The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with networking, drinks and hors d'oeuvres. The panel discussion and a brief Q&A will take place from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

To Register 

Registration is required for this event. Visit to register. 

About Ci&T:

Ci&T ( employs agile methodologies and Lean principles to deliver application outsourcing, software product engineering and digital marketing services from development centers in Brazil, Argentina and China. A strong commitment to innovation has put Ci&T on the forefront of discovering new ways to deliver value and eliminate waste to help clients reduce costs and improve quality, speed and business agility. Established in 1995, Ci&T serves companies of all sizes from its global headquarters in Campinas, Brazil, with additional offices in Philadelphia, Atlanta, New Jersey, New York, London and Tokyo. For more information, visit

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