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Congratulations to our CIB.O member - University of San Carlos (USC) for reaping the CHED R7 Awards!

May 24, 2021 - USC was given five awards by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) during the celebration of the First National Higher Education Day and the 27th Founding Anniversary of the Commission held from May 17 to 24, 2021.

USC was cited for Exemplary Leadership, Institutional Performance in the QS Asia University Rankings, Program Excellence for its Centers of Excellence (COEs) and Centers of Development (COD), and for Institutional Excellence as an Autonomous Higher Educational Institution (HEI). The Commission also cited USC as a partner for quality assurance in higher education.

University President Fr. Narciso A. Cellan Jr., SVD, D.Comm. received the awards during the blended (face-to-face and virtual) awarding ceremony held on May 22, 2021. Actual attendance for local HEI heads at the Activity Center of the Cebu Normal University was limited to 50 persons. Heads of HEIs from elsewhere in the region attended via video conferencing.

Meeting with USC President, USPF Dean and JPMC

CIB.O had a special meeting presentation on the "Innovation and Ecosystem Development: The way forward for IT BPM" with USC President Fr. Narciso Cellan, Jr. SVD, together with USPF Dean Dr. Venus Empuerto, and JPMC VP Business Management and Site Manager Mr. Darwin John “DJ” Moises last March 25, 2021. This is part of CIB.O's continued effort and initiative to re-ignite partnerships in the IT BPM Industry Ecosystem.


CIB.O Board of Trustees was represented by Chairman Francis Monera, President Pert Cabataña, and Treasurer Melanie De Ocampo.

4 CIB.O Members won 7 out of 9 in 2020 iICT awards


CIB.O congratulates four of its members - Concentrix, Lexmark, Wipro and Cognizant for winning 7 out of 9 Awards in the 2020 International ICT Awards given last August 8, 2020 as announced online over ANC Live and FB livestream.

We are very proud of your achievements ! ! !