The Technological University of the Philippines Visayas has been selected to undergo the TBI preparatory phase under the Higher Education Institution Readiness for Innovation and Technopreneurship (HEIRIT) Program.
A total of 45 universities across the country have applied but only the top twenty (20) universities were selected by the Panel of Experts by the DOST last October 23 and 25, 2017 in Manila.
A ceremonial MOA signing was held at the Parklane International Hotel, Cebu City last November 23, 2017 and a possible 10 Million grant will be given to formalize the partnership between DOST and TUP-Visayas. The event was hosted and headed by the DOST Secretary, Dr. Fortunato Dela Peña and participated by the 20 chosen universities and other State Universities and Colleges in the Philippines.
OISCA - A Japanese Organization visited TUPV for possible linkage last September 18, 2017.
Ret. CAPT. WENDELL SERVANDO
Ret. SCPO ROY GUANAN
Ret. SCPO NELSON AGUDO
Ret. P01 JERRY LIZARE (residing in England)