On behalf of the Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT U) faculty, staff and students, I congratulate you on attaining this great milestone in your education. We are proud of your accomplishments and rejoice with your family, friends and loved ones in celebration of your academic achievement.
As you celebrate your achievements, don’t forget to thank all those who have encouraged and helped you finish your studies. I encouraged you to use the qualities and strengths you have developed to reach your goals in your professional and personal lives. I also urge you to prepare for the new challenges posed by Industry 4.0, which is highly driven by artificial intelligence and cyber-physical systems. It means that the workforce will need to align its skillset to keep pace.
With the knowledge, training, skills, values and the credentials that you have acquired from ISAT U, I am confident that you will be able to overcome and survive that new challenges of Industry 4.0. The Almighty has given you talents, wisdom, heart and supportive people to help you make your dreams come true. Use them wisely in the service of The Almighty, fellowmen, country and the world. Don’t forget that “from whom much is given, much will be expected.”
All of us at ISAT U are proud of you, and we celebrate this achievement with you. Congratulations again to the Class of 2019!