Thursday, May 21, 2015

Iloilo City hosts 13th PACUIT natl confab

By: Lara Jeunesse I. Villaruel

ILOILO City is hosting the three-day 13th national conference of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities of Industrial Technology (PACUIT), Inc. at Punta Villa Resort.

Dr. Luis M. Sorolla Jr., president of West Visayas State University welcomed the more than 300 delegates on the opening program yesterday.

Some of the brightest minds in the country will present their researches and projects on various areas of industrial technology, engineering, and industrial education in line with the theme “Innovation: From Development to Commercialization”.

Hosted by WVSU, Iloilo Science and Technology University, and Carlos Hilado Memorial State College, the conference aims to update the participants to various experts in the field of industrial technology, education and engineering.

Rep. Roman T. Romulo, chairperson of House committee on higher and technical education was the keynote speaker. Also present was his wife, former congresswoman Shalani Soledad.

Dr. Nora M. Ponce, president, ZCSPC and PACUIT and Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog also welcomed the delegates.
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