The Society of Manufacturing Engineers will be holding its annual Manufacturing Engineering Conference this August 20 at the Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium of De La Salle University in Manila City. The event, entitled “Luntian: Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies”, is designed to raise awareness about the use of engineering and design concepts in eco-friendly applications.
The conference will be a series of talks from distinguished speakers with several years of experience in green technology. They are:
- Dennis Rosacay, who had a leading role in constructing the 750 MW Kalayaan Phase II Hydro Power Plant as an a project engineer of the National Power Corporation;
- Edmund Araga, VP for manufacturing of KEA Industrial Corporation, a manufacturer of electric trikes which hopes to revolutionize public transportation in the country, and;
- Bayani Baylon, VP for communications of Nickel Asia Corporation, a firm advocating responsible mining by improving the lives of communities near its several mines
Engineering students from the five SME student chapters (University of the Philippines Diliman, De La Salle University, Mapua Institute of Technology, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, and Bulacan State University), along with other top universities in the country will be participating. Prizes from sponsors will be given away.
For more details please contact Danica Endaya at 0906 280 9099, Jes Buaron at 0917 831 1799, or email us at [email protected]. You can also visit our facebook page facebook.com/smeph.conference