Yes, CpE certification is real!
The Institute of Computer Engineers of the Philippines held its 7th National Convention on November 26-29, 2019 at City Asturias Hotel, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. The theme was “Addressing Challenges in Data Privacy and Cyber Security: Respecting Privacy and Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust.”.
In addition, the General Assembly and the 1st International Research Conference for Computer Application, Innovation, Technology and Engineering (IRCCAITE) were also included in the affair.
The engineers and students were welcomed by the City Mayor of Puerto Princesa City, Hon. Lucilo R. Bayron. His message inspires the attendees how their profession can change the community. Also, he emphasized that computer engineers are at the forefront of the Philippines in facing global challenges especially in the field of technology and engineering.
Eventually, Dr. Corazon Rebong, chapter President of ICpEP Region 4-A called the attention of the chamber for the awarding of Certificate of Recognition to Lifetime Members of the institution. The ICpEP National President Engr. Desiderio R. Apag III headed it.
Moreover, the awardees came from different regions of the country. Furthermore, awarding of Plaque of Appreciation was given to the outgoing board of governors for their great contribution to the institution.
The Long Wait is Over!
The announcement made by the ICpEP national president, Engr. Apag III was one of the highlights of the general assembly. The president declared that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved their petition for the ICpEP Certification Board.
This means that the institution can validate individual’s qualification in the field of computer engineering. Also, he emphasized the approval of the organizations’ BIR application.
In addition, he encouraged everyone to use and share #CpECertificationIsReal to disseminate this great success of the institution on every social media platform. Besides, CpE certification is real!
Additionally, the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) will be released in April 2020. This will the basis of the board for the issuance of certification for all the board passers.
Furthermore, Dr. Ryan Evangelista, ICpEP SG-Chapter president discussed the proposed Computer Engineering Bill (CpE Bill).
Moreover, the bill provides a more responsive and comprehensive regulation for the registration, licensing and practice of professional computer engineers, registered computer engineers. Likewise, for computer engineering technologist and computer technicians.
Join ICpEP today!
Just after the momentous event from the national convention, with the #CpECertificationIsReal hashtag, computer engineering graduates and industry practitioners were amazed by the declaration of Engr. Apag III.
Graduates have been asking how to take the exam. What are the requirements? One thing is for sure, you must be a REGULAR MEMBER / LIFETIME MEMBER of ICpEP. Furthermore, details will be discussed at the General Assembly in April 2020.
This isn’t a fake news. I was present at the 7th ICpEP National Convention. Besides, the announcement made by Engr. Apag III was really a big deal.
In addition, this board will aid our BSCpE Program chair and department heads to fully practice our profession and recognized by different organizations.
Finally, I encourage every one of you, students and engineers, let us support our own society. I am hoping that we can meet-and-greet on the next General Assembly of ICpEP. Besides, CpE certification is real!
Author: Engr. Oscar P. Oganiza
Oscar is an introvert type of person and the sole administrator of this site. He loves to play AutoChess during his free time.