2011 Calendar of Activities

More PSITE NCR Activities are being offered for 2011 and 2012.  Other than the list below, there are other activities which are still being firmed up, so do check the PSITE NCR website from time to time for updates.  Note that the venue for the MSW & ESS will be sent via the yahoo group, and will be updated in the website accordingly. Other relevant announcement(s) as we get nearer the MSW and ESS will be published and communicated as well.


Monthly Seminar-Workshops (MSW)

6-Sept:  Multimedia and Digital Photography

11-Nov: Structured Cabling Design & Network Testing

25-Nov:  Legal Awareness in IT and IT Education

13-Dec:  Spiritual Dimension in IT Education + PSITE NCR Members Christmas Party

Dec. 5-9: IBM DB2 Traning and Certification (for five days)


Enablement Seminar-Series (ESS)

Track 1: Object-Oriented Design and Best Practices (4 sessions run in a series) with Orange & Bronze

28-Sept (1.4), 5-Oct (2.4), 30-Nov (3.4), 25-Jan  (4.4)

7-Mar: Culminating activity for Track 1 – Inter-school competition


Track 2: IT Research (3 sessions run in a series)

October 10 (Research for Publication), Nov 23 (Patent Search) and Jan 14, 2012 (Research on AI in Games and Affective Computing)

October-January 2012 – Continuation of the ongoing collaborative researches on Empathic Computing and Mobile Computing with DLSU mentors


Track 3: Robotics and Embedded Systems

17-Nov (1.2), 26-Jan (2.2)  (2 sessions run in a series)


14th PSITE National Convention

February 23-25, 2012, Family Country Hotel and Convention Centre, General Santos City


National Conference on IT Education (NCITE)

27-29 October: NCITE 2011 at Palawan State University, Puerto Princesa, Palawan


28-Dec: PSITE NCR Outreach

Asociacion de Damas de Filipinas, Inc., 1451 Pres. Quirino Ave., Paco, Manila


Other activities being finalized:

2nd week Jan 2012: Immersion Trip + back-to-back MSWs at the Semicon-Electonics Industries Plant(s) in Cavite/Laguna

Dec 2011-Jan 2012: Joint online session on IT Security using Web 2.0 Technologies

March 2012: PSITE NCR Physical MSW – Badminton game and/or Bowling Tournament


Possible ESS on Quality Management, Storage Technology Management, and Service Management


If you have other suggestions for MSWs, please email PSITE NCR President John Ruero at john.ruero@gmail.com.


We will keep you posted on other activiites, but in the meantime, please block off your schedules to attend these interesting activities lined up for you!