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1st DBC Industry-Academe Partners Forum

April 6, 2016
Henry Luce Building, Central Philippine University, Jaro, Iloilo City

The guests and participants during the forum.

With the hope and desire to address education and job mismatch in the region, DBC and IGIAC with support from our partners in the academe (Central Philippine University, Iloilo Science and Technology University) and companies held the 1st DBC Industry-Academe Partners Forum.

Engr. Henry Chen presented the International Builders Corporation program and activities for Civil Engineering.

The forum is a preparatory activity for the Dreamers Camp. The companies were group into 6 Career Clusters during the workshop to create a standard program for each cluster. Academe assisted each group in making their program feasible to the students. The common goal of which is to create a program that will provide a venue for High Schools students to know more about their dream careers and desired courses, to appreciate work functions and corporate environments and create a venue for exchange of ideas to improve access in career information.

International Builders Corporation presented their designed program for the Civil and Mechanical Engineering and Panay Electric Company for Electrical Engineering. Their templates serve as a guide to other participating companies.

Mr. Marcelo Cacho presented the Panay Electric Company program and activities for Electrical Engineering.