Negros Occidental ICT Talent Development Expo On Going

National information and communications technology (ICT) industry leaders challenged local stakeholders to scale up the quality and relevance of education to develop competent and sufficient talent pool for more ICT-enabled jobs Friday, June 26, at the Negros Occidental ICT Talent Development Expo 2015.

The conference proper held last Friday, June 26, signaled the first day of the exhibitions which will last until June 29, 2015 at The District, Ayala North Point, Talisay City.

Ubiquity to Triple its Cybercentre Space

Ubiquity Global Services, a multinational services organization headquartered in New York, is expanding its presence in Bacolod City, Province of Negros Occidental with the expansion of their operations center at the Negros First CyberCentre.

The company is adding an additional 1,200 square meter space in June and is expected to further expand into a similarly sized space in the same building before the end of the year. The planned expansion will bring the company’s total office space in the CyberCentre to nearly 4,000 square meters.

ICT Talent Development Expo 2015

Talent development is a very important key towards sustaining the growth of Bacolod as a Center of Excellence in Information Technology - Business Process Management (IT-BPM) in the Philippines today. Local stakeholders led by BNEFIT continue to consistently work on this aspect since it embarked on a mission to deliver the requirements to generate ICT jobs and investments in the province and the city. This National ICT Month 2015 - BNEFIT in cooperation with NICP, IBPAP and TESDA will focus on highlighting the gains and goals for Talent Development in ICT.