Prof. Crispino A. Saclauso, Dean of the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS), UP Visayas (UPV) presented papers and attended the international symposium of the Japan Society for Fisheries Science (JSFS). The conference entitled “Fisheries for Future Generation” was held on September 22-24, 2017 at the Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology Shinagawa Campus, Japan.
Saclauso presented two papers during the conference. His first paper presentation was entitled “University of the Philippines Visayas: Facing the Challenges of ASEAN Integration and Globalization.”
He said that “the paper articulates the change in paradigm in Philippine Educational System and the addition of two years in high school and the corresponding adjustments and adaptation UPV has to take as a response. It emphasized the need for internationalization amidst ASEAN and Globalization to reach out and connect with universities outside the Philippines to improve capabilities and mobility of Filipino students and graduates.”