by Allen Lowaton
MSU-IIT, as one of the university partners of the Huawei ICT Academy, was invited to attend the Huawei EBG Channel Partners Conference 2019 being held at Grand Hyatt Manila, BGC, Taguig City last May 10, 2019.
MSU-IIT was represented by Professor Allenn C. Lowaton (Chairman of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Technology) and Prof. Cherry Mae Galangque (Head of the Computer Engineering Program).
MSU-IIT, thru the ICT Academy was granted by Huawei a total of 8 million pesos worth of ICT equipment and training packages. The ICT Academy delivers Huawei ICT technologies training, encourages students to get Huawei certification, and develops talents with practical skills for the ICT industry and the community.
Huawei has developed a comprehensive range of ICT career certifications based on its industry leading technologies and global practices. The Huawei ICT Academy program includes the following certification category: Cloud Computing, Big Data, IoT and AI.
Huawei overtook Ericsson in 2012 as the largest telecommunications-equipment manufacturer in the world and overtook Apple in 2018 as the second-largest manufacturer of smartphones in the world, behind Samsung Electronics.