Davao City Councilor Peter Laviña said the workshop should enhance capability of local ICT personnel and increase their competitiveness. ICT Davao, a group of the city's ICT stakeholders had been trying to push Davao City as Mindanao's ICT hub.
"Developers and students here will definitely profit from added know-how from an expert such as Thom Parker," he said in a text message to MindaNews.
Robillo cited the need for more of similar trainings in Davao to complement what's being taught in schools.
Organizers announced interested persons can register for the event by emailing to [email protected] or call (082) 298-2601.