PWC to conduct 2nd national research convention in 2019
The rapid changes and advancement in modern society brought about by the faster and dynamic dissemination of ideas and information continue to pose a challenge to the academe. Recognizing the value of providing a platform to facilitate exchange of knowledge, the Philippine Women’s College of Davao will conduct a National Multidisciplinary Research Convention on January 24, 2019 at the RSM Events Center.
This will be PWC’s second time to host such event, following the success of its first national research convention last January 2018 which witnessed 150 participants consisting of faculty and student researchers. Dean of college Dr. Lyndon F. Devero has expressed hopes for a reception as good or even better this time around.
With the theme “Transcending Boundaries: Multidisciplinary Research as an Innovative Lens for National Integration, the upcoming convention in 2019 is calling for student and faculty researchers of the different schools, colleges and universities in the Philippines to present studies on Social Science, Health and Science, Business Management, Information Technology, Arts and Design, Maritime and Aviation, Engineering and Architecture, and Teacher Education, Philosophy and Psychology.
A research competition, each plenary will declare First, Second, and Third Place for the Poster Presentation and Oral Presentation respectively. Required attire for participants is Barong Tagalog (for male) and Philippine Terno (for women).
The following are more pre-convention points for aspiring participants to note:
Registration fee for the presenters is one thousand pesos (P 1,000.00) for student category and one thousand five hundred pesos (P1, 500.00) for faculty category inclusive of AM/PM snacks, lunch meal and certificates. For research participants, registration fee is seven hundred fifty pesos (P 750.00) inclusive of AM/PM snacks, lunch and certificates.
Deadline of submission of the Research Papers will be on December 22, 2018 (Saturday). The Research Abstract should be not more than 250 words written in the structured format containing at least the following sections: Background, Objectives, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion or in AIMRAD format. Documents are to be submitted in PDF file through Feardevil_2000@yahoo.com.
For advance registration and further inquiries regarding the convention, kindly contact Dr. Lyndon F. Devero, Dean of College, Philippine Women’s College of Davao at these numbers: Mobile: 0923-195-7520 (sun); Landline # 297-8035 local 155.