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Campus DevCon at Xavier Univesity – Ateneo de Cagayan

17 February 2016



Campus DevCon at Xavier University is a gathering in partnership with Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan 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 2 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".

12:00-1:00 Registration
1:00-1:15 Opening Remarks by XU
1:15-1:30 Introduction to DevCon by Cris John Tagupa, CDO Chapter Head of DevCon


Lightning Talks

  • John Reuben Requiroso, Sr.Web Developer at RedLemon Digital Media on Don't Make Me Think: A Primer on Usability
  • Raven Duran, Founder of Webnified.com on The Facts of Route to Technopreneurship
  • Marl Ian Dionaldo, Founder of MyPasalubong.com on Startup Revenue Models – The Search for a Sustainable One
  • Lio Amarado, General Manager at Innovuze Solutions, Inc. on Simple Software Tools for Startups and Businesses
3:30-3:50 Birds of a Feather (BoF)
3:50-4:00 Closing Remarks by XU


1. Event is exclusive to Xavier University students only.

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