The National ICT Ecosystem Framework (NICTEF) has been featured in the 69th National Annual General Membership Meeting of the Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. (IECEP) last November 28-30, 2019 at the ABS CBN Vertis Tent, Quezon City.
The event gathered more than 800 electronics engineering professionals to tackle latest technology and best practices in the field of electronics engineering and new management concepts. This year’s theme was “ECE Professionals: Next Generation Leaders in Expanding Opportunities for the Digital Economy.”
Engr. Benjz Sevilla, of the DICT Office of the Assistant Secretary for Resilient Government Emergency Communications, discussed the DICT’s priority strategies for the ICT sector focusing on its ongoing initiatives including the entry of the third telecommunications provider, National Broadband Plan, and the NICTEF, among others. In his presentation, NICTEF was highlighted as the roadmap that layouts the nation’s ICT development agenda including capacity building as one of its strategic thrusts. Copies and brochures of the NICTEF have also been distributed to the participants.
IECEP remains to be an active partner of the DICT in the enhancement and promotion of technical competency in the field of ICT.