17 February 2020
SUBJECT: Invitation to the Conference Launch of Smarter Philippines
through Data Science and Analytics, R&D, Training and
We are pleased to invite you in the project launch conference of Smarter Philippines
through Data Science and Analytics, R&D, Training and Adoption (SPARTA) on 24
February 2020 at The Eye, Green Sun Hotel in Makati City.
Project SPARTA is being implemented by the DAP, in partnership with the Department
of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging
Technology Research and Development (DOST-PCIEERD). SPARTA aims to put in
place the necessary online education, research and development mechanisms and
infrastructure to not only enable the industry of data science and analytics but also to
advance smart governance practices.
The conference intends to officially launch project SPARTA, gather a mix of
collaborators and steer partnerships with local government units (LGUs), state
universities and colleges (SUCs) and other relevant stakeholders in massive open
online courses (MOOCS), learning pathways and open data initiatives.
We are enclosing herein the provisional conference program for your reference. Attire
is business casual. For questions regarding the conference, please contact Ms.
Sharon Rose Estrella at 86310921 local 122, email at email@example.com or visit
SPARTA's official website at https://sparta.dap.edu.ph/.
Thank you and we look forward to your participation in this momentous occasion.
Very truly yours,
ALAN S. CAJES, PhD
Senior Executive Fellow and SPARTA Project Lead
The Eye, Green Sun Hotel in Makati City
2285 Chino Roces Avenue Extension, 2285 Chino Roces Ave, Makati, 1232 Kalakhang Maynila
Makati City, NCR, Philippines