Mapúa team clinches runner-up win in 2018 ADSE PH national finals
Sueanne Marie Billones and Rhianna Rain De Luna of Team Bazinga (second and third from left) during the awarding of winners held at the Cardinal Hall of Mapúa University’s Makati campus last September 19, 2018
Team Bazinga, composed of Mapúa University third year Information Technology (IT) students Sueanne Marie Billones and Rhianna Rain De Luna, placed second in the 2018 ASEAN Data Science Explorers (ADSE) – Philippine National Finals held at the Cardinal Hall of Mapúa Makati last September 19, 2018. The competition was hosted by ASEAN Foundation and SAP Philippines.
Three out of ten teams from Mapúa were shortlisted for the Philippine National Finals. The qualified teams, apart from Team Bazinga, are Girls That Act, composed of third year IT students Patricia Ricafort and Renei Katherine Tabucol, and The MAU Woot Woot, composed of fourth year Computer Science students Jae Nigel Miranda and Jan Rei Buenaventura.
Professor Grace Lorraine Intal was the adviser of all the teams who made it in the finals.