The University of the Philippines Circle of Entrepreneurs celebrates its 22nd year with an annual week-long celebration packed with different events and surprises that will truly highlight the organization’s accomplishments in promoting social entrepreneurship and innovation. The events will be held on February 5-9, 2013 at the University of the Philippines Diliman.
On the first day, February 5 (Tuesday), there will be a GALLERY LAUNCH at the 3rd floor back lobby of the UP College of Business Administration from 4PM to 6PM. It will showcase UPCE’s brief history, mission-vision, committees, projects and events inspired by the theme, CITY LIGHTS.
On the same day, there will be an exhibit of entries from the BLACK SHIRT PROJECT II, a continuation of UPCE’s shirt design competition last year. The shirt entries, also inspired by the gallery theme – City Lights, will be displayed next to the gallery from February 5 to 8 at 9AM to 5 PM.
Also, from February 5-8 (Tuesday to Friday), there will be an ENTREPRENEURIAL BAZAAR at Kamia Parking Lot at 9AM until 5PM. This bazaar will feature food and merchandise concessionaires.
On the third day, February 7 (Thursday), an ENTREPRENEURIAL FAIR will be held at Kamia Parking Lot, also from 9AM to 5PM. This is a business idea competition not only for the current applicants of UPCE, but also for budding student entrepreneurs within the campus.
On February 8 (Friday), there will be a GRAND PAKAIN at CBA from 11AM to 1PM. Free lunch will be served among UP CBA students to celebrate the 22 years of entrepreneurial spirit fostered by UPCE.
On the last day, February 9 (Saturday), there will be a GRAND ALUMNI HOMECOMING and a culminating night, gathering all current and former members and officers of the UPCE.
UP CIRCLE OF ENTREPRENEURS (UPCE) is a duly recognized student organization based at the College of Business Administration of the University of the Philippines, Diliman. UPCE works to instill and foster the entrepreneurial spirit in its members, as well as other students. UPCE was recognized as the top student organization in UP Diliman and one of the top ten student organizations in the National Capital Region in the 2008 Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO) Awards, organized by the TAYO Awards Foundation, the National Youth Commission and the Office of Senator Francis Pangilinan.
For more information, feel free to contact Hillary Tabanda at 09276802967 and Louise Limpin at 09173501087.
City Lights: UP Circle of Entrepreneurs Week 2013