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Campus DevCon at Xavier Univesity

24 July 2013



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".


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12:00-1:00 Registration
1:00-1:15 Opening Remarks by Gerry Doroja, Dean of College of Computer Studies
1:15-1:30 Introduction to DevCon by Haifa Carina Baluyos, Executive Director of DevCon


Lightning Talks

  • Jun Daumar, Project Manager at Cleversoft, Inc. on "Project Management"
  • Justine Raagas, Representative at Elance.com on "Online Freelancing for Students and Young professionals. "
  • Rolan Rey Fernandez, Team Lead of Syntactics, Inc.
  • John Reuben Requiroso, Freelance Web Developer on "Building WordPress Plugins"
  • Jon Doblados, Google Community Manager at Google Business Group – Cagayan de Oro on "Cloud Computing in 10 Minutes"
  • Todd Grannis, CEO of Cleversoft, Inc. on "How to Get a Dream IT Job"
  • Noreen Angelie T. Ras, Team Leader at Innovuze Solutions, Inc. on "Arduino: A Brief Introduction"
3:30-4:00 Birds of a Feather (BoF)


Awarding of Certificates of Recognition

  • DevCon Academic Partner
  • DevCon Student Organization Partner
4:15-4:30 Closing Remarks by Gerardo Guangco, President of Computer Studies Student Council (CSSC)


1. Event is exclusive to Xavier University students only.

2. No need to print your tickets. If you've registered, your name will be in the registration list automatically.

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