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About

SYNERGY: Electrical and Electronics Engineering Summit is a four-day academic convention for students undertaking EEE degree programs (Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Computer Engineering) and other degree programs related to it.

It aims to be a venue for students to learn and share thoughts and ideas regarding the relevance of EEE in the everyday lives of the Filipino people. It also targets to connect with other people studying the same degree programs in different colleges and universities. With these, SYNERGY hopes to inspire students into thinking and building technological and engineering innovations which can further the progress of the country.

SYNERGY through the years

2012

The first SYNERGY: Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) summit was launched. It focused on the alternative energy sources and its potential to help solve electricity and other related problems in the country.

2013

The second year for SYNERGY introduced concepts on how innovators in the field of EEE could promote and sustain nation-building. This further delves into the idea of how the Philippines’ progress is intricately linked with its technological advances.

2014

The third year of SYNERGY focused on seeking career paths in the academe, the government, and the industry. It aimed to provide the students a knowledge and understanding of the different fields of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and its various applications.

2015

The fourth year of SYNERGY aimed to help students envision their lives after college, how they can help their countrymen through their chosen careers, and how they could help the country become a global hotspot of technological innovation.

2016

The fifth year of SYNERGY continued to encourage students in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering to explore various career paths related to their chosen fields to help them contribute to building and developing nations and to promote and develop technological innovations for safer and smarter communities.

Synergy 2017

On its sixth year, SYNERGY focuses on the country's recent technological advancements in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Our goal is to expand our technology to make living more convenient and to provide provocative solutions for current problems.

Schedule of Events

Announcement

Workshop for Ingenious Ideas October 14
Workshop for Revolutionary Robotics October 14
Techno Talk Day 1 – November 21
Ingenious Ideas/ Idea Generation Day 1 – November 21
Revolutionary Robotics Day 2 – November 22
Dynamic Discourse Day 3 – November 23
Corporate Connection Day 4 – November 24

Techno Talk

Day 1

Techno Talk is composed of various talks that discuss different aspects in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering that can be seen in our everyday lives and technologies that are emerging to change our daily life in the years to come. Topics for the Techno Talk will focus on communication, transportation, and augmented reality. These talks and discussions aim to inspire and empower the participants and delegates to create and develop technology for future generations.

Details

TBA

8:00 AM to 12:00 NN
November 21, 2017

Ingenious Ideas

Day 1

Ingenious Ideas encourages students to think outside the box in order to solve problems relevant to today’s society. Participants will be asked to submit their ideas before the event proper. There will be a panel that will review their initial ideas and return it them with comments and suggestions. Come the day of the event proper, the participants will be asked to formally present their ideas. Ingenious ideas aims to bring out the participants’ creativity and make them more equipped to be future masters of innovation.

Details

TBA

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
November 21, 2017
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Mechanics

1.

Interested participants should register their team via an online registration form, which may be accessed in up-erg.org/synergy. Details will be included in the registration form.

*Note that walk-ins are not allowed since there will be submission of initial ideas prior to the event proper to give time for the participants to revise their idea presentation.

2. Teams should have a minimum of three (3) and a maximum of five (5) members.
3.

Teams will be asked to submit their initial ideas via email. Guidelines shall be released after the deadline of registration.

There will be a panel that will review the team's initial ideas. These will then be returned to the teams, via email with the panel’s comments and suggestions.

4. During the event proper, the teams shall present their final revised ideas. They will be given a maximum of ten (10) minutes to present their final ideas. After the presentation, there will be five (5) minutes allotted for Question and Answer.
5. Teams may use audio and visual aids for their presentations.
6. The use of any harmful material – such as fire, sharp objects, etc. – is prohibited.
7. The winners shall be announced during the Corporate Connection.

Revolutionary Robotics

Day 2

Revolutionary Robotics is a robotics competition with the use of autonomous robots. It comprises of three rounds, with an increasing difficulty throughout the event, which will be a test of a robot’s strength, agility and intelligence. It aims to give participants an avenue to practice their innovative minds in the field of robotics, and to showcase the many ways by which robots can be useful in everyday life.

Details

NISMED Auditorium
UP Diliman Quezon City
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
November 22, 2017

Dynamic Discourse

Day 3

In Dynamic Discourse, participants are given a chance visit several EEE companies and see how the work lifestyle is in these companies. Dynamic Discourse aims to immerse the participants more in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering by giving them a first-hand experience of how these companies apply what they have learned in their classrooms and laboratories.

Schedule of Event

TIME DETAILS
7:00am - 7:30am Registration
7:30am Estimated Time of Departure from EEE
7:30am - 9:00am Travel to Company 1
9:00am - 11:00am Company 1 Tour
11:00am - 12:00nn Lunch
12:00nn - 1:00pm Travel to Company 2
1:00pm - 3:00pm Company 2 Tour
3:00pm - 4:30pm Travel to EEE
4:30pm Estimated Time of Arrival in EEE

Details

TBA
UP Diliman Quezon City
November 23, 2017

Corporate Connection

Day 4

Corporate Connection is the culminating event of SYNERGY. This is a company mixer that gives the participants the chance to interact with company representatives and other participants to further expand their networks. In the morning, there are also company booths, in which the participants and delegates may submit their résumés and know more about SYNERGY’s partner companies. At the end of the mixer, the winners of Ingenious Ideas and Revolutionary Robotics competition are announced, along with the special awards.

Details

TBA

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
November 24, 2017

CONTACT US

For more information

Joseph Rosh Perez: 0917 839 1196
Gian Carlo Duque: 0947 890 2440
eeesummit@up-erg.org