HIGHLIGHTS

NOBEL LAUREATE KEYNOTE SPEAKER

March 7, 2013 (Thursday), 9:30-10:30, Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium

Take a glimpse at the mind of the 2010 Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry Prof. Richard Heck, an adjunct professor of the Chemistry Department, DLSU, as he gives insights on his life as a scientist and a researcher.

FELLOWS TALK

March 7, 2013 (Thursday), 10:30-12:00, Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium

Fellows talk is the DLSU version of the famous TED talks (Technology, Entertainment and Design; www.ted.com). Directed by Jose Javier Reyes, four University Fellows will deliver inspiring great talks that will stir your curiosity.

KEYNOTES ON RESEARCH AGENDA

March 8, 2013 (Friday), 15:00-15:30, Henry Sy Hall 5th floor Multipurpose Hall
March 9, 2013 (Saturday), 09:00-09:30, Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium

Listen to the research agenda of the Philippines as two government officials from the Department of Energy (DoE) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) share the research directions that the government is leading in order to meet the country’s pressing challenges.

CHALLENGE GRANT TALKS

March 8, 2013 (Friday), 15:40-17:00, Henry Sy Hall 5th floor Multipurpose Hall
March 9, 2013 (Saturday), 09:30-11:00, Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium

DLSU Challenge Grant recipients will present their research works that are meant towards contributing to nation-building and in securing positive, meaningful, lasting, and inclusive growth in the society.

RESEARCH CENTERS EXHIBIT

March 7-9, 2013, Henry Sy Hall 5th floor (Open for three days)

Research Centers of DLSU will showcase the research agenda, activities and outputs of each center. Be engaged by the exhibits as you explore opportunities for collaboration, assistantships and fellowships.

PARALLEL TECHNICAL SESSIONS

March 7, 2013 (Thursday), 14:00-17:00, Yuchengco 4th & 5th floors
March 8, 2013 (Friday), 9:00-12:00, Yuchengco 4th & 5th floors

Technical papers with varied topics that suit your interests will be presented by researchers mostly from DLSU. Topics are on (1) Food, Nutrition & Health, (2) Sustainability, Environment & Energy, (3) Women, Children & Family, (4) Living Culture & Contemporary Societies, (5) Learners & Learning Innovations, (6) Human Centric Technology, (6) Technopreneurship, (7) Theoretical, Philosophical & Historical Studies.

GRADUATE RESEARCH COLLOQUIA

March 9, 2013 (Saturday), 11:00-12:20, Yuchengco 4th and 5th floors

Initial research results of some PhD and MS/MA graduate students will be presented before a panel of discussants. Learn the dynamics of academic exchange of ideas for refinement of on-going researches.

RESEARCH RECOGNITION AWARD

March 7, 2013 (Thursday), 17:30-20:30, Henry Sy Hall 5th floor Multipurpose Hall

DLSU Faculty researchers will be recognized in the Annual Faculty Research Recognition Ceremonies to be hosted by Dr. Shirley Dita and Dr. Ariane Borlongan.

INTERACTION WITH RESEARCH CENTER DIRECTORS

March 9, 2013 (Saturday), 13:30-15:30, Henry Sy Hall 5th floor Multipurpose Hall

Be engaged by the interaction meant to foster research collaboration with different research center directors in the university to be hosted by the amiable Dr. Jun Tullao.