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Campus DevCon at DLSU 2014

Sep 26, 2014 9:00AM to Sep 26, 2014 5:00PM

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Campus DevCon at De La Salle University

26 September 2014 (Friday)



Campus DevCon at DLSU 2014 is a gathering in partnership with De La Salle University that aims to augment the academic learnings of students with up-to-date trends in the IT industry. The event converges an average of 200 students taking up Computer Science or other IT-related courses.

This Campus DevCon has 3 main components:

Lightning Talks (LT)

LTs are very quick presentations delivered with or without auxiliary visual materials. Each speakers has a maximum of 10 minutes to present his idea, including preparation time, self, introduction, Q&A, etc. There are usually 6-8 LTs per Campus DevCon.

Birds of a Feather (BoF)

BoF is an informal debate on tech topics with 3 volunteers from two opposing sides. A BoF panel will judge on who's the best team. Examples of BoF topics are "iOS vs Android", "Does technology improve or harm a person's social life?" and "Windows vs Linux".

 Java Code Challenge (JCC) 

 DevCon JCC is a one hour programming competition that aims to spur critical thinking and highlight problem solving strategies under pressure.


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Where & When

De La Salle University

2401 Taft Ave, Manila 1004

Sep 26, 2014 9:00AM to Sep 26, 2014 5:00PM


9:00-11:00 Java Code Challenge
12:00-1:00 Registration
1:00-1:15 Opening Remarks by DLSU
1:15-1:30 Introduction to DevCon

Lightning Talks

  • Matt Baluyos, Developer Operations Manager at Jump Digital on "IT Career Opportunities"
  • Ron Cirujano, Country Manager at Elance-Odesk Philippines on "Freelancing for Students"
  • Matt Barretto, Stream Engine Studios
  • Carlo Ledesma, Build and Release Engineer at Ewise on "Vagrant"
  • Bryan Bibat, VP-Technology of DevCon on "Things IT Undergrads Should Know (But Don't)"

More coming soon!

3:30-4:15 Birds of a Feather (BoF)
4:15-4:30 Closing Remarks by DLSU


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