The University of the Philippines Visayas signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with Northwestern Visayan Colleges (NVC) of Kalibo, Aklan for the project, “Establishment of Aklanon Studies Center in NVC” on July 5, 2018 at the UPV Graduate Program Office (GPO) Conference Hall, Iloilo City. The project aims to enhance the capacity of NVC in the documentation, dissemination and preservation of historico-cultural heritage of Aklan. It also aimed at developing the information database on Aklanon Studies leading to the establishment of Aklanon Studies Center in NVC.
The University of the Philippines Visayas, through the Office of Continuing Education and Pahinungod (OCEP), in partnership with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 6, conducted a two-day training-workshop on June 18-19, 2018 at Smallville21 Hotel, Iloilo City. The activity aimed to review the Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) Formulation process and the municipalities’ vision using DILG’s Rationalized Planning Indicators and Data System (RaPIDS).
The University of the Philippine Office of the Vice President for Administration and the Office of the Staff Regent are organizing the UP System-wide Administrative Management and Staff Conference on July 12-14, 2018 at UP Visayas, Miagao, Iloilo.
InfoDynamics Technologies, a startup affiliated with the UP Visayas - Small Enterprise and Entrepreneurial Development Services Technology Business Incubator (SEEDS-TBI) was recently granted a financial grant to field test its software application by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) effective March 2018.