CBA Manila Profs Join Educational Benchmarking in Malaysia, Present UE Research Paper



Faculty members of the UE College of Business Administration-Manila attended the 2nd Mid-Year Accounting Teachers’ Conference (MYATC) organized by the National Association of CPAs in Education (nACPAE) and held from October 19 to 21, 2015. The three-day event was held at the Sunway Putra Hotel in in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


UE Professors Claudio Agsi, Angelito Descalzo and Ellen Rose Pineda joined the more than 100 accounting teachers and reviewers from different colleges, universities, and review centers all over the Philippines in the educational benchmarking with the University of Kuala Lumpur, the University of Malaya and UNITAR International University.


A highlight of the conference was the keynote speech by H.E. Jose Eduardo E. Malaya III, the Philippine Ambassador to Malaysia. Resource persons in the technical sessions included the Philippine Labor Attaché, directors and faculty members of the top three universities in Malaysia, and representatives of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants, CPA Australia, the Institute of Certified Accountants in England and Wales, and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. Members of the Philippines’ Board of Accountancy led by its Honorable Chairman Joel L. Tan-Torres, were also in attendance.


The conference program also gave recognition to researches done by faculty members from Palawan State University, the University of Northern Philippines, the University of Santo Tomas and the University of the East by giving them the opportunity to present their respective papers. Prof. Descalzo presented the “Impact of Online Social Networking on Academic Performance of UE Student-Users” which was published in the Journal of Strategic and International Studies Volume X Number 4 2015.


Prof. Descalzo was part of the conference organizing committee of nACPAE and served as host together with Dean Jose Ireneo, a Past President of the Association.


The photo shows the conference delegates including Prof. Descalzo (seated, far left), Prof. Agsi (standing, far left) and Prof. Pineda (standing, far right).
Kudos, Warrior Professors!


(Info and photo courtesy of Prof. Descalzo)

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