USeP President, Dr. Lourdes C. Generalao; VP for Academic Affairs, Dr. Shirley S. Villanueva; and VP for Administration, Ms. Maria Luisa B. Faunillan together with other delegates of the 1st China Jiangsu Modern Agricultural Science and Technology Conference
In its relentless pursuit to carve a name in the international academic scene, the University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) participated in the 1st China Jiangsu Modern Agricultural Science and Technology Conference sponsored by the Department of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China on December 1-4, 2017.
With the theme “Vitalizing Agriculture and Improving People’s livelihood through Technology”, the conference aimed at establishing a platform for communication between experts, scholars, research institutes, and businesses in the field of agriculture. It also seeks to promote the integration of Science and Technology and Agriculture.
The University, represented by its President, Dr. Lourdes C. Generalao, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Shirley S. Villanueva, and Vice President for Administration, Ms. Maria Luisa B. Faunillan, was able to attend the various special breakout activities such as the discussion of agricultural science and technology, including the release of marine and aquatic products. Apart from that, the USeP delegation was also able to meet representatives from Jinling Institute of Technology and other universities in Nanjing to discuss future partnerships.
Being one of the top performing schools in the field of Agriculture and Agricultural Engineering, USeP is keen to learn and benchmark best practices from other universities in order to improve its own programs. Participating in such activities, engaging with foreign universities, and establishing partnerships are among the many steps that USeP takes to bring the university into greater heights. (USeP PR)