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Program

26 November 2021 | 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Virtual

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9:00 - 9:10 a.m.

PRELIMINARIES

Invocation and Philippine National Anthem

 

9:10 - 9:15 a.m.

WELCOME REMARKS

Dr. Maria Elena L. Paulma

Vice President for Academic Affairs, USTP System

 

9:15 - 9:20 a.m.

OPENING MESSAGE

Ms. Myla Faye Aurora B. Cariño

Regional Director, National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA 10)

 

9:20 - 9:25 a.m.

INTRODUCTION OF THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr. Lory Liza Bulay-og

Acting Campus Director, USTP Alubijid

 

9:25 - 9:45 a.m.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

The Role of the Academe in Advancing Innovation Ecosystems

Dr. Malcolm Parry 

Founder and Former CEO, Surrey Research Park

University of Surrey, UK

 

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

PRESENTATION

Optimizing Innovation Through Quadruple Helix Model

of Collaboration: The USTP’s Perspective

Dr. Ambrosio B. Cultura ll

USTP President

 

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

PRESENTATION AND LAUNCHING

The USTP S&T Parks: An Overview of the Master Plans

 

USTP S&T Parks Master Planning Team Representatives:

Arch. Maria Rallah Villaseca

Arch. Archemedes Wabe

Dr. Demetria May Saniel

 

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

PANEL DISCUSSION

Moderator: Mr. Emil Benjamin B. Tapnio, The Asia Foundation

 

Insights, Inspiration, and Support Moving Forward

 

Mr. Alfonso Alamban

Regional Director, Department of Science and Technology (DOST 10)

 

Mr. Ermedio Abang

Regional Director, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI 10)

Ms. Watcharin ‘Lhing’ Witthayaweerasak

Senior Manager, Thai Business Incubators and Science Parks Association (Thai-BISPA)

Mr. Ferdinand Ferrer

Director, Technology & Innovation, Philippine Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Chairman and CEO, EMS Group of Companies

Dr. Richard Abendan

Chief of Party, USAID Science, Technology, Research and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) Program

 

USTP's Response

 

Arch. Ferdinand Dumpa

Person-in-Charge, AGILA S&T Park

 

Mr. Clint Pacana

Person-in-Charge, Agropolis S&T Park

 

Dr. Vanessa Ascaño

VP for Finance, Planning & Development

 

11:30 - 11:35 a.m.

MESSAGE OF COMMITMENT

Mr. Jaime Rafael Paguio

Chairman of the Board, Cagayan de Oro Chamber of

Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc.

 

11:35 - 11:45 a.m.

GIVING OF VIRTUAL PLAQUE OF APPRECIATION TO THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER AND PANELISTS

Engr. Bronson G. Mabulay

Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation, USTP CDO

 

Dr. Venessa Garcia

Director, Technology Promotions and Commercialization Office

 

11:45 - 12:00 p.m.

PRESENTATION OF THE USTP S&T PARKS PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS

USTP Strategic Communication Office

 

 

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

LUNCH BREAK

 

 

1:30 - 1:35 p.m.

MESSAGE

Atty. Dionel O. Albina

Chancellor, USTP CDO

 

1:35 - 1:50 p.m.

LAUNCHING OF THE SEEDS & NEEDS MATCHING SEMINAR SERIES

Consul General Yoshiaki Miwa

Consulate General of Japan in Davao

1:50 - 1:55 p.m.

MESSAGE OF COMMITMENT

Atty. Oscar Moreno

Mayor, Cagayan de Oro City

WEBINAR

Moderators:

Dr. Maria Noelyn S. Dano and Ms. Monica Mabaylan-Ruiz, USTP

2:00 - 2:15 p.m.

Challenges and Strategies in Developing the Innovation Ecosystems in the Philippines

Dr. Enrico Paringit 

Executive Director, Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging Technology Research and Development (DOST – PCIEERD)

Engr. Niñaliza H. Escorial

Deputy Executive Director, Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD)

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.

OPEN FORUM

 

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Virtual Healthcare and Innovative Medicines

Dr. Amal Makhloufi

Vice President, European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP), and General Manager, Sanofi

 

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

OPEN FORUM

 

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.

Planetary Boundaries, Food Systems and the SDGs: the role of science and academia

Dr. Delia Cresencio-Catacutan

Principal Scientist, and Country Representative-Philippines Center for International Forest Research-World Agroforestry

(CIFOR-ICRAF)

 

3:15 - 3:30 p.m.

OPEN FORUM

 

3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Potentials and Pitfalls in Agriculture Industry Partnerships: Why Contracts Matter?

Dr. Lemuel D. Lopez

Faculty Member, University of Melbourne Law School

 

3:45 - 4:00 p.m.

OPEN FORUM

 

4:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Sustaining Energy in Mindanao: Status and Prospects

Mr. Romeo Montenegro

Assistant Secretary and Deputy Executive Director

Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA)

 

4:15 - 4:30 p.m.

OPEN FORUM

 

4:30 - 4:35 p.m.

MESSAGE

Dr. Raul C. Alvarez, Jr.

Regional Director, Commission on Higher Education (CHED10)

 

4:35 - 4:50 p.m.

Giving of the Virtual Plaque of Appreciation to the Resource Persons and Institutional Partners

Dr. Ruel Cabahug

Vice President for Research & Innovation, USTP System

 

Ms. Lera Fay Cotiangco-Dela Rama

Director, Career Center & Gov’t - Industry - Community Relations Office, USTP System

 

4:50 - 4:55 p.m.

CLOSING REMARKS

Dr. Renato O. Arazo

Chancellor, USTP Claveria

 

Lady of Ceremony:

Dr. Amparo V. Dinagsao

Director, Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning, USTP System

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