La Consolacion University Philippines

La Consolacion



July 23-24, 2021

The La Consolacion University Philippines (LCUP) in collaboration with the Globus Education and Research Association (GE&RA) conducted an International Web Conference in line with the theme “Transformation in Higher Education with Hybrid Perspective: A Futuristic Approach” on July 23-24, 2021 via Facebook live, YouTube live, and Google Meet.

The two-day web conference was comprised of plenary sessions where the opening program, keynotes and panel discussions were held and aired via Facebook and YouTube live, and parallel sessions with each session having a different subtheme where researchers presented their papers through Google Meet breakout rooms. Read More ...

During the first day, the Vice President for Research, Publications, and Linkages Dr. Ma. Evangeline L. Paraan officially declared the opening of the International Web Conference. The LCUP University President Sr. Editha S. Zerna, OSA, PhD and GE&RA President Dr. Puneet Kumar Agarwal welcomed the guests and attendees through their Presidential Addresses. Guests speakers from around the globe namely; Dr. Gagan Kukreja - Associate Professor at Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain, Dr. Khel Prakash Jayant - Professor at IIMT University, Meerut, UP, India, Dr. Vijay Pratap Tiwari - Associate Professor at Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur, India, Dr. Ramatu Ussif - Lecturer at University of Education, Winneba, Ghana, Dr. Kasim Tatlioḡlu - Associate Professor at Bingol University, Turkey, Dr. Judith J. Sugay – Faculty at Far Eastern University, Philippines, Ms. Anatun Aupia – Lecturer at Hamzar Institute of Nursing and Health Science, Indonesia, and Dr. Deepak L. Waikar - Founder and Managing Partner at Edu Energy, Singapore, graced the first day of the said conference.

There were guest speakers who discussed various topics on the second day as well namely; Mr. Neugene Rowan S. Cu – Faculty at Far Eastern University, Philippines, Ms. Monika Verma Saha - Coordinator at The New Horizon School, Kingdom of Bahrain, Dr. Meena Bhandari - Dean at ICFAI University, Dehradun, India, Dr. Ma. Cristina E. Zulueta – Dean of the LCUP College of Medicine, Dr. Maribel R. Gaite - Vice President for Academics & Research at Mater Dei Academy, Philippines, and Mr. Fermin Antonio D.R. Yabut - Pedagogical Lead of the UST Alfredo M. Velayo - College of Accountancy, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines.

Researchers from the LCUP community and different universities and colleges in the Philippines and India registered their papers. Google Meet link for each parallel session was generated and announced prior to the conference. After every plenary session, presenters were given instructions to proceed to their respective breakout rooms while guests and attendees were invited to join whichever parallel session they are interest with. There were ten breakout rooms of which five were opened on the first day and five on the second day and a total of 88 papers were presented.

The two-day web conference was concluded by an awarding ceremony. A Best Presenter and a Best Paper awardee were chosen from each parallel session and a GE&RA Social Service Awardee was recognized during the ceremony. Guest and Key Note speakers were honored and awarded a certificate of appreciation as well. The program was officially closed by the LCUP Vice President for Graduate Studies, Dr. Enrico F. Rosales.

Prior to the event, the LCUP was known to have built a partnership with the non-profit educational organization GE&RA by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The said International Web Conference was the first project conducted under the Research Capacity Building Program which is one of the objectives of the LCUP-GE&RA partnership. Hide


La Consolacion University Philippines