Todd Grannis, CEO of Cleversoft Inc sharing the value of a fun working atmosphere

With Cagayan de Oro (CdeO) being more exposed to tech community events, Cleversoft Inc. gives its support by hosting DevCon CdeO Geek Up last April 5, 2013 at their office in Malagar Bldg Upper Balulang, Cagayan de Oro City. Over 50 participants attended to learn more about trending technologies as well as upcoming DevCon events in the city.

The event started with Haifa Carina Baluyos, DevCon Executive Director, giving an intro to Developers Connect (DevCon) Philippines and its upcoming activities in the city. This was followed by Michae Jones Sia, Manager of Gaisano-Interpace Computer Systems who shared about the Tech Scene in Cagayan de Oro City.

Todd Grannis, CEO of Cleversoft Inc., shared about how a fun working environment affects the drive of the team members which Cleversoft greatly values as part of their monthly agenda. Cleversoft Inc is the research and development division of the award-winning

As for the tech talks, Arthur Vincent Simon, a freelance web developer gave an introduction to Twitter Bootstrap while Cris John Tagupa, Web Developer at Syntactics Inc. on Trends in Web Development. Lastly, Lionel Amarado, General Manager of Innovative Web Technologies gave a run though of mxGraph, a Javascript library for creating interactive diagrams. The rest of the night was spent on good food and networking.

DevCon CdeO Geek Up was an informal gathering of professional developers in Cagayan de Oro City. It was aimed to provide an opportunity for the developer community to learn about the technologies used by invited speakers and its value in the workplace. It also provides a venue to network and collaborate with fellow IT professionals.

The geekup was a partnership event of DevCon Philippines and Cleversoft, Inc. supported by Mozilla Firefox, GDG Philippines, Globe Labs, and Gaisano-Interpace Computer Systems as Technology Partners.

Haifa Carina Baluyos, Executive Director of DevCon on Introduction to Developers Connect (DevCon) Philippines

Michael Jones Sia, Manager of Gaisano-Interpace Computer Systems on Tech Scene in Cagayan de Oro

Arthur Vincent Simon, freelancer web developer on Introduction to Twitter Bootstrap

Cris John Tagupa, Web Developer at Syntactics Inc on Trends in Web Development

Lionel Amarado, General Manager at Innovative Web Technologies on "mxGraph – Javascript Library for Creating Interactive Diagrams"

Photos from DevCon Facebook Page.