To satisfy the requirements of the college’s research function, a four-day Patent Drafting and Refereed Journal Publication Workshop was conducted.

Thirty-four deans, program heads and faculty members from the Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT U) campuses participated the workshop conducted on May 25 to 28, 2015 at the conference room of Mambukal Resort, Murcia, Negros Occidental.

Lectures on how to apply for the intellectual property including the detailed requirements when processing such application were conducted.

The speakers also discussed the guidelines and specifications recognized by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). The participants were clustered into two the groups of patent writers and refereed journal writers.

Day two up to Day four of the workshop were dedicated to editing and finalization of the outputs.

Dr. Carmelo V. Ambut, VP for Research and Extension- ISAT U, Dr. Frisian Causing and Prof. Joselito Trandio Mendoza served as resource speakers.

The seminar-workshop was primarily designed to comply with the requirements for full professor accreditation of the members of the faculty for the National Budget Circular (NBC) 461 6th cycle.