Seoul Accord Annual General Meeting

The Seoul Accord’s Annual General Meeting (SAGM2016) was held last June 3-5, 2016 at the Royale Chulan, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. Read more

PSITE National Board (AY 2016-17)

Due to the recent developments with the PSITE National Board, the board met and reconvened in Manila on 15-March-2016 and held another election. Congratulations to the new set of officers listed below, they will bring PSITE into even greater heights! Soar high, PSITE! Mabuhay!!! Read more

Thailand Educational Benchmarking

Last May 23-28, 2015, I joined the Benchmarking Educational Tour of the PSITE National Board in Bangkok, Thailand. Read more

(ACTIS 2014, Japan) Asian Conference on Technology, Information and Socity

Last November 20-23, 2014, I attended and presented a paper entitled “Best Practices and Challenges of Information Technology Education in the Philippines. Read more

SEOUL ACCORD General Membership Meeting

The Accreditation Board for Engineering Education of Korea (ABEEK) invited me to attend the Seoul Accord General Meeting (SAGM2013(Seoul)), Millennium Seoul Hiiton, Seoul, Korea last June 21 to 23, 2013. Read more

Indonesia Educational Benchmarking

Last May 18-25, 2014, I joined the Benchmarking Educational Tour in Jakarta, Indonesia. Read more

PICAB MOA Signing

Philippine Information and Computing Accreditation Board -- MOA signing Read more

2013 NESRC

Pix taken during the 2013 National Engineering and Science Research Conference (2013 NESRC) held at the Heritage Hotel, Roxas Blvd, Pasay City last March 7, 2013 Read more

PSITE NATCON 2013

PSITE NatCon 2013 Opening Remarks; Read more

SMART SWEEP 2013

A team of four students from the Institute of Computing of the University of Southeastern Philippines clinched the Ideaspace Award and a PhP 100,000 cash prize; Read more

Hongkong Benchmarking Educational Tour

I joined the PSITE National Board Hongkong Benchmarking Educational Tour last January 03-06, 2013; Read more

eGOV Awards 2012

From a shortlist recommended by DOST-ICTO, i was invited to be one of the judges of the eGOV awards final judging last November 8, 2012 at Oxford Hotel, Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga; Read more

10th National Conference on Information Technology Education

Delivered by Dr. Randy S. Gamboa, PSITE President, during the NCITE 2012 October 19, 2012 in Laoag City; Read more

Top 10 Finalists for the 9th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards!

Two entries from the Institute of Computing had been shortlisted as top 10 finalists for the 9th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards!; Read more

10th Philippine Youth Congress on Information Technology(Y4IT)

The Philippine Youth Congress on Information Technology or "Y4iT" (Youth for IT) is an annual event hosted by UP ITTC and UP SITF in cooperation with the UP ITTC Student Volunteer Corps, JICA, PSITE, CSP, PCS, PSIA, GDAP, EITSC, HSF, and Cyberpress. … Read more

Board Meeting

pix taken during the national board meeting last August 17-19, 2012 at Club Balai Isabel, Barangay Banga, Talisay Batangas.; Read more

Certificate of Recognition: Best Paper

The University of Southeastern Philippines held its 25th University Wide In-House Review; Read more

IBM Web Application Development Training

The Institute of Computing through its extension office with IBM and the Philippine Society of Information Technology Educators-Region X1 … Read more

ARIGATO GOZAIMAS

Konnichiwa , On behalf of the participants both from the Philippines and from other countries, I would like to thank the Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship or ….Read more

Friday, February 29, 2008

SINGAPORE STUDY TOUR (Feb 23-27, 2008)


Anton, Maui, RSG,Riza,
Rogie, Jerry

RSG presenting a Plaque of Appreciation to Dr. Gary S H Tan


RSG introduces PSITE-XI
to NUS Staff

Nanyang Orientation with
Mr. Liu, Keong and Kwong

PSITE-XI delegates with
Nanyang Staff

PSITE National Convention-pix



10th PSITE National Convention
Heritage Hotel, Pasay City
February 21-22, 2008
RSG was nominated and elected No.1 to the National Board

Thursday, February 14, 2008

PSITE National Convention-Important Announcement

The original schedule of February 20 PM to February 22 AM has been changed to February 21 AM to February 22 PM.

For Live-in participants, check-in time remains at 2:00 PM, February 20 (Wednesday), Grand Blvd. Hotel, Roxas Blvd.

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Most Outstanding ITE Student(s) - Region XI

IMPLEMENTING GUIDELINES for
THE PSITE OUTSTANDING ITE GRADUATE AWARD

A. PURPOSE OF THE AWARD
  The PSITE Outstanding ITE Graduate Award,
together with a medal provided by the
Philippine Society of Information Technology
Educators, is given yearly to recognize and
reward deserving students from PSITE member
institutions for their outstanding achievements.
B. WHO ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THE AWARD
  This award is open to graduating ITE students 
of PSITE member institutions.
C. SELECTION CRITERIA
The following criteria shall be used in the evaluation:
  1.ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE 40% 
a. General Weighted 30%
b. Awards/Recognitions 10%
2.EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES 45%
a. Membership in Organizations 10%
b. Participation in Seminars/Workshops 10%
c. Leadership Qualities 10%
d. Community Service 10%
e. Sports Activities 5%
3.RESEARCH/THESIS 15%
a. Research projects 6%
b. Thesis 9%
D. SELECTION PROCEDURE
  Department Chairmen and College Deans of PSITE 
member institutions may submit nominations to
the PSITE Awards Committee through the PSITE
Regional President. After the evaluation process,
the Committee will recommend the awardees to the
PSITE National Board for approval.
E. DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED WITH NOMINATIONS
  Nomination documents to be submitted in two (2)
copies to the PSITE Awards Committee through
the PSITE Regional President shall include the
following:

1.Nomination letter citing the outstanding
qualities or accomplishments of the nominee
based on the criteria listed in Part C.
2.Curriculum Vitae of nominee.
3.Certificates of membership in organizations.
4.Certificates of attendance in seminars/
workshops/ competitions.
5.For research work, the nature and extent of
involvement of the nominee should be
specified.
6.Full paper should be given.
7.Other information that could assist the
Committee assess the qualifications of the
nominee.
8.A one-page summary suitable for use as a
citation in case the nominee is selected for
the award.
F. DEADLINE
  Nominations, including supporting documents 
should be submitted to the PSITE Awards Committee
through the PSITE Regional President on before
February 28, 2008.
G. DATE OF AWARD
  There will be at most one awardee per PSITE 
member institution. The award will be given
during their Commencement Exercises.
H. SELECTION COMMITEE
  CHED IT-Supervisor
PSITE-VP Mindanao
PSITE-XI President
CDITE-XI President/Acting President
ANNEX A

Selection Criteria Guidelines
1. ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE 40%
  a. General Weighted Average 30% 
Average from the first semester of first year
College to the first semester or penultimate
semester before graduation.
Range:
GWA of 1.20 and above = 30 points
GWA of 1.45 to lower than 1.20 = 24 points
GWA of 1.75 to lower than 1.45 = 18 points
GWA of 2.00 to lower than 1.75 = 12 points
Cut-off score is 2.00.
Grades not to be included in the GWA computation
are: ROTC, PE, Social Orientation.

b.Awards/Recognitions 10%
Awards from local and national academic
contests.
Each award = 2.5 points
Maximum of 10 points.

2.EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES 45%
Extra-curricular activities involve participating
or organizing programs or projects, which are
academic and school-related like student
council,student organizations, sportsfest,
foundation day,book fair, science exhibits, etc.
a.Membership in Organizations 10%
Membership in international
organization=3pts
Membership in national organization=3 points
Membership in local/school organization=4pts
b.Participation in Seminars/Workshops 10%
Each seminar/workshop=2pts
Maximum of 10 points.
c.Leadership Qualities 10%
Each organized activity=2pts
Maximum of 8 points.
Officer of an organization=2pts
d.Community Service 10%
Measures the involvement of the student in
community work, done voluntarily or
independent of the school or done in
connection with the school’s extension
services.
The indicators of performance are as
follows:
- Commitment to serve
- Frequency of participation
- Nature of participation (organizer,
coordinator,participant)
Outside of school=6pts
Each participation=2pts
School activity=4pts
Each participation=1pnt
e.Sports Activities 5%
Membership in regional/national team=3pts
Membership in school varsity team=2pts

3.RESEARCH/THESIS 15%
a. Research projects 6%
Each project = 2pts
b. Thesis 9%
Quality of thesis = 6 pts
Participation and involvement = 3 pts

PSITE-National Convention – Programme of Activities

10th PSITE National Convention
February 20-22, 2008
Heritage Hotel, Pasay City

Theme: PSITE @ 10: A Decade of Learning, Equipping, and Fostering

Programme

Day 1: February 20, 2008 (Wednesday)
   11:00 - 01:30 Arrival & Billeting of Participants
01:30 - 02:30 Registration
02:30 - 04:30 PSITE Industry Partners. Day
04:30 - 06:30 PSITE Organizational Matters,
Part 1 Regional Chapter Reports
06:30 - 08:30 Microsoft Nite
Day 2: February 21, 2008 (Thursday)
   08:00 - 09:00 Registration of Participants
09:00 - 09:30 Opening Ceremonies
Invocation
Pambansang Awit
Welcome Remarks
09:30 - 10:15 Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Keynote Address
The Honorable
Sen. Manny B. Villar Jr.
Senator, Republic of the
Philippines
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:15 Talk 1: Philippine Outsourcing
and Offshoring Roadmap.
Mr. Oscar Sanez
President/CEO
Business Processing Association
of the Philippines
11:15 - 11:45 Talk 2: Industry Technology
Update.
Ms. Rose Reyes
Chair
Association of SEIPI-IT
Executives & Professionals
11:45 - 12:15 Sponsor.s Time Microsoft
12:15 - 01:00 Lunch Break
01:00 - 01:30 Talk 3: .Digital Animation.
Ms. Marie Grace Dimaranan
President
Animation Council of the
Philippines, Inc.
01:30 - 0 2:00 Talk 4: .Industry-Academe
Programs.
Ms. Ma. Cristina Coronel
President
Philippine Software Industry
Association
02:00 - 02:30 Sponsor.s Time Sun Microsystems
02:30 - 03:00 Coffee Break
03:00 - 04:00 CHED.s Time
04:00 - 04:30 Sponsor.s Time
04:30 - 05:00 Talk 5: . Promoting Programming
Excellence Through Participation
in National and International
Competitions.
Dr. Rafael P. SaldaƱa
Professor
Ateneo de Manila University
05:00 - 05:15 PSITE Election Guidelines
07:00 - 09:00 JEDI Nite
Day 3: February 22, 2008 (Friday)
   08:00 - 08:30 Registration of Participants
08:30 - 09:00 Talk 6: .Visual Teaching.
Mr. Oliver Malabanan
Professor
De La Salle University
09:00 - 09:30 Sponsor.s Time
09:30 - 10:00 Talk 7: .IT Service Management
and IS Audit .
Mr. John Ruero
Country IT Manager - Manila
Misys International Banking
Systems
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
PSITE Board Election
10:30 - 11:45
PSITE Organizational Matters,Part 2
PSITE Operational Status
President.s Report
Treasurer.s Report
Presentation of PSITE.s Incoming
Board
11:45 - 12:00 Closing Ceremonies