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Campus DevCon at University of Perpetual Help System Laguna (UPHSL)

Feb 23, 2015 8:00AM to Feb 23, 2015 12:00PM

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Campus DevCon at
University of Perpetual Help System Laguna (UPHSL)

23 February 2015 

 

 

Campus DevCon at University of Perpetual Help System Laguna (UPHSL) is a gathering in partnership with University of Perpetual Help System Laguna (UPHSL) 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) - NO JCC for this Campus DevCon

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

 

 

Where & When

University of Perpetual Help System Laguna

National Hi-way, Sto Nino, Binan Laguna

Feb 23, 2015 8:00AM to Feb 23, 2015 12:00PM

Schedule

7:30-8:30 Registration
8:30-8:45 Opening Remarks by UPHSL
8:45-9:00 Introduction to DevCon by Haifa Baluyos, DevCon Executive Director
9:00-10:30

Lightning Talks

  • Mike Cajurao, Google Student Ambassador on "Google Apps for Students"

  • Luz Fulgencio, Microsoft Sutdent Partner

  • Sam Lorraine Chan, Designer at Tripid

  • Mica De Diaz Rivera, User Experience Supervisor at OLX.ph (formerly Sulit.com.ph) 

  • Bryan Bibat, Ruby on Rails Developer on "Things IT Undergrads Should Know (But Don't)"

10:30-11:00 Birds of a Feather (BoF)
11:00-11:15 Closing Remarks by UPHSL

Rules

1. This Campus DevCon is exlusive to UPHSL students only.

Registration

1. Be updated for further event announcements:

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