(From left to right) ADNU Civil Engineering Department Head Engr. Reggie Regondola, ESCA Knowledge President Dr. Flor Varona,
ADNU College of Engineering and Science Dean Dr. Marlyn Regondola and ESCA Knowledge Business Development Head Mr. Anthony Mariano
Naga City, Camrines Sur, the Philippines, 25 April 2017 - ESCA Knowledge signed today a Memorandum of Agreement for Industry-Academe and Training Partnership with the Ateneo de Naga University (ADNU).
Fr. Primitivo Viray, S.J., ADNU President commented that with common passion, mission and vision in developing our youth, to contribute and benefit from global society for the transformation of the Filipino nation – the development of Bicol, we look forward to working together.
Under the partnership, ESCA Knowledge will enable ADNU to offer as part of its curriculum, and for its graduates to be trained for applications in Building Information Modeling (BIM) and gain significant industry exposure and practice to add competitive value. Together with ADNU, ESCA Knowledge will also offer short course on BIM in and for the Bicol region.
We are pleased to inform everyone that the Next Wave Cities Program has been nominated for this year's WSIS Prize in Geneva, Switzerland. We would like to ask everyone for their support by voting the NWC Program on the WSIS website.
On March 14, 2017, the new IBPAP Board of Trustees held their first official meeting and selected the following Board Officers (pictured above, right to left): Chairman – Lito Tayag, Accenture, Philippines Country Managing Director; Vice-Chairman – Cathy Ileto, Sutherland Global Services, Senior Director Marketing & Public Relations; Treasurer – Karen Batungbacal, QBE Global Shared Services Centre, Executive General Manager; and Assistant Treasurer – Miguel Del Rosario, Toon City, President & CEO
Ike Amigo, IBPAP President & CEO, also announced that he will be vacating his current position to attend to personal affairs. Rey Untal will be joining IBPAP as its President & CEO beginning April 1, 2017. Rey has a total of 27 years of work experience, with industry exposure spanning across Manufacturing, Commodities Trading, Port Operations, and IT Consulting & Outsourcing.
Message sent on behalf of Genny Marcial:
Dear IBPAP PEZA-registered members:
Upon the instruction of PEZA, Dir. Gen. Plaza, the EOD and PEZA's Engineering Group has been tasked to ensure that the activities of PEZA-registered IT enterprises are being undertaken strictly in accordance with their declared PEZA-registered activities as stated in their Registration Agreements.