Updates on the 1st Philippine Government Electronics Engineers Summit 2018

Quezon City, Philippines– The Philippine Association of Government Electronics Engineers (PAGE), in partnership with the Department and Communications Technology (DICT)  and Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines (IECEP)- Quezon City, will be having its Annual General Meeting (AGM).

The activity aims to bring together the government electronics engineers and update them about the initiatives, programs, and projects of DICT on Cybersecurity and Digital Governance; promote the  implementation of RA 9292 and Philippine Electronics Code; train them on how to develop their own ICT Disaster Recovery Plan; and to train them on the practical ways of designing and evaluating electronics plan.

Specific Objectives:

  1. Organize government electronics engineers to participate in national development initiatives of the government with the aim to contribute to the development of the ICT and Electronics Engineering sector in the Philippines.
  2. Present strategies and best practices in the development and implementation of a comprehensive ICT Disaster Recovery Plan for government agencies and LGUs, integrating existing projects and solutions for disaster recovery and other related government regulations.
  3. Promote RA 9292 and  the new Philippine Electronics Code (2018) to update and train existing or would be Electronics Evaluators in LGU’s Office of the Building Official and Electronics Engineers on the latest regulations on Building Codes and permits and best practices of LGUs on Electronics  Plan Evaluation and Permit Issuances.

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Expected Participants:

  • Government Electronics Engineers, Office of Building Officials, Private Electronics Engineers and other ICT Professionals.

Venue (Tentative) :                             DICT Main Office, CP Garcia Avenue, Diliman Quezon City

No. of days:                                        2 days

Target Date:                                       September 27-28, 2018

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Registration Fee:     Php 2,500 for  ECEs  and Non PAGE Members,

Php 2,000 for PAGE Members and/or Early Bird ( Paid before August 26,2018)

Php 3,000 for Other Related Professions

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To secure your slot please Pay your Registration Fee  on or before September 21, 2018 through:
Bank Deposit/Wire Transfer
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) –  St. Francis, Shaw Blvd., Mandaluyong Branch
Account Name: Philippine Association of Government Electronics Engineers (PAGE) Inc
Account Number:   002563-0671-39
Check Payment
Name: Philippine Association of Government Electronics Engineers (PAGE) Inc.
(Send a Copy to page_ece@yahoo.com.ph before September 21,2018
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TOPICS
  1. Update on Telecom Landscape
  2. DICT Digital Governance Initiatives of DICT
  3. Electronics Evaluation Training
  4. Updates on Government Cybersecurity Programs
  5. ICT Disaster Recovery Planning
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PROPOSED PROGRAM Day 1: 
7:30-8:00am                – Registration
8:00-8:30am                – Opening Program
                                        Opening Remarks: DICT Secretary Eliseo Rio Jr.   
8:30-9:30am             – Update on the Philippine  Telecom Landscape – Engr. George Tardio, DICT
9:30-10:30am              –  Digital Governance Initiatives of DICT – 
10:30-12:00nn             – Electronics Evaluators Training – Engr. Christian Lear Miquiabas, CDO OBO
12:00-1:00pm              – LUNCH BREAK
1:00-6:00pm                – Electronics Evaluators Workshop – Engr. Alex Maureal, USTP
6:00-7:30pm                – PAGE Annual General Meeting and Induction of New PAGE OfficersDay 2:
8:00-9:00am                – Philippine Cybersecurity Strategy –  DICT Asec. Allan Cabanlong 
9:00-10:00am              – DICT For Every Filipino  – DICT Asec. Allan Silor
10:00-12:00nn             – IT Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) – Engr. Dinish Ongcol, STEAG
12:00-1:00pm              – Lunch
1:00-5:00pm               – IT Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) and  Workshop – Engr. Dinish Ongcol, STEAG

The  Summit has an approved 16  CPD points from the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC)  for those who are joining the two-day event.

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