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TO: All Deans and Directors
SUBJECT: Viewing of AVP on UPLB Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Technology Transfer (TT) Policies
In line with the initiatives of the UPLB Center for Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship (UPLB CTTE) in increasing the University’s awareness and knowledge on intellectual property and technology transfer policies, an audio-visual presentation (AVP) has been devoted for the students, faculty, REPS, and staff.
This video presentation provides an overview of the relevant provisions of both the 2011 UP Revised IPR Policy and the Technology Transfer Act of 2009, including ownership of IP, rights of inventors and creators of IP, and royalty sharing policy. Presentation of the AVP for students has already been included during the Freshman Orientation since last year.
In this light, viewing of the AVP shall be required for the:
1. Newly appointed Faculty and REPS; and
2. Non-Government Workers (NGWs) involved in Research and Extension.
The Los Baños Science Community Foundation, Inc. invites UPLB to submit nominations for the following awards:
1. PARRFI R and D Awards (Agriculture, Forestry and Environment)
a. Research Category
b. Development Category
2. FO Tesoro Technology Transfer Award (Technology transfer and commercialization in agriculture, forestry, environment and natural resources implemented by development workers of LBSCFI and STARRDEC member agencies)
Please find attached documents related to these awards.
Deadline of submission: 12 May 2014
TO: All Deans, Directors, Heads of Units, and Faculty Members
SUBJECT: Participation in the 42nd Commencement Exercises
The 42nd UPLB Commencement Exercises will be held on Saturday, 26 April 2014, at 4:00 PM, as reflected in our Academic Calendar. The hooding ceremony is scheduled a day before, 25 April 2014 at 7:00 PM, immediately after the graduation rehearsals.
As part of the UPLB community, I am enjoining your participation in this important University activity. Let us make our presence felt and be one in congratulating our graduates.
Light snacks shall be served at the D.L. Umali auditorium before the start of the processional.
Please be guided by the following appropriate academic costumes to be worn for both occasions:
GRADUATE SCHOOL HOODING AND RECOGNITION CEREMONY
The Chancellor, Vice-Chancellors, University Registrar, and College Secretaries shall wear the traditional cap and gown or the official academic costume of the University/College where they graduated.
All others shall wear the Sablay except those who are graduates of Universities/Colleges other than the University of the Philippines who shall put on their respective academic costume.
All Faculty Members including the University Officials who are UP Alumni shall wear the Sablay.
All others shall wear the respective academic costume of the University/College where they graduated.
Your usual cooperation is highly appreciated.
The Office for Research, University of the Philippines Mindanao is inviting graduate students, faculty, and researchers to attend its 6th International Conference on Agribusiness Economics and Management (ICAEM2014). It will be held on 2-3 September 2014 at the Waterfront Insular Hotel, Davao City.
They are offering a special rate for paper presenters from the state universities and colleges (SUCs) and other government institutions.The registration is inclusive of lunch and snacks during the two-day conference conference kit, a copy of the book of abstracts, certificate and a conference dinner on the evening of September 2. Accommodation and travel are not included.
Special rate for SUCs:
Professional - PhP 2,500
Student- PhP 2,000