Who are we?
The Junior Philippine Computer Society Mapúa University Chapter or JPCS Mapúa is a student organization in Mapúa University and a recognized chapter of the Junior Philippine Computer Society National Incorporated, founded in January 1989. We aim to provide our members with experience and knowledge in the ICT industry.
Why JPCS Mapúa?
We want our members to be prepared in the ICT and engineering industry and create opportunity for them as a head start for their career.
As a member, we train you to socialize with others as this will be critical to the working environment. Socializing helps your network grow and will benefit you in your career.
Officers in this organization are trained to be industry ready to prepare them in their career as a leader in their field. The organization has top-notched professional standards that each of the officer has to follow in their tenure to ensure that that the high quality of the outputs and decisions are fulfilled.
The organization is committed to provide high-quality technical events that promotes the information and communications technologies. We want this organization to be the channel of computer and engineering related education for all ages, professions, and industry.
JPCS Mapúa consists of members from different programs, which can help you in different ways. From your hobbies, soft skills, academics, management, and connections, you got it here. We give you freedom on the skills you want to pursue in your career as an ICT professional.
JPCS Mapúa is operating with large number of engagements and wide-array of networks. These numbers define the years of organization's professional standards as a leader of the ICT education.
The Standing Committees
This committee handles all the members, applicants, and alumni of the organization. They monitor their contribution and activity within the organization, and guide the applicants during the application phase. They are also in charge of the activities and events that are conducted for the benefit of the members, applicants, and alumni such as orientations and general assemblies.
This committee handles the establishment and support of strategic partnerships, sponsorships, and collaborations for the growth and acquisition of resources of the organization. They provide the seminars and workshops that impart knowledge and skills to the members and applicants of the organization, and to the students of the university.
The Sports and Recreational Committee handles the major activities of the organization that are interactive and competitive such as the Sports Fest and Amazing Race.
The Information Committee handles the relay and deployment of information to all members, applicants, and alumni of the organization regarding announcements, events, and activities. They handle and monitor the official social media accounts of the organization for publicity, social relevance, and promotion.
The Property and Control Committee handles the properties of the organization such as materials, costumes, papers, and documents. They supervise the JPCS domicile to maintain its cleanliness, safety, and proper state. They are also in charge of the creation of costumes, paroles, and floats for organizational activities of the university such as Teknorampa and Paskong Mapúan.
The Creative Committee handles all the publication materials required for the publicity of the organization. They also handle the design of org merchandise such as t-shirts, lanyards, etc. During the current tenure, the Creative Committee designed and developed the official JPCS-Mapúa Chapter ID for all members of the organization which sports unique QR codes for easy monitoring of attendance in organizational events.
ENGR. DIONIS A. PADILLA
Master of Engineering in Computer Engineering, University of San Carlos
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, University of Cebu
ENGR. CHARMAINE C. PAGLINAWAN
Master of Science in Electronics Engineering 2007-2009, Chung Yuan Christian University
Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering 1997-2002, Mapua University