Education

2017 - Present

Doctor of Philosophy in Systems Information Science at Future University Hakodate, Japan

HCI for Encouraging Altruistic Car Navigation for Sustainable Mobility [CHI'19]

Advisor: Yasuyuki Sumi

2009 – 2013

Master of Science in Computer Science at De La Salle University, Philippines

Extracting Event Relations from Children's Stories

Advisor: Ethel Ong

2006 – 2009

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with specialization in Software Technology at De La Salle University, Philippines

Automatic Labeling of Thematic Roles of Verb Arguments in the Filipino Language

Honors: Magna Cum Laude

Advisor: Nathalie Rose Lim-Cheng

Employment

2013 – Present

De La Salle University, Philippines

Assistant Professor, College of Computer Studies (on Study Leave)

2012 – 2013

De La Salle University, Philippines

Research Assistant

2010 – 2012

Dimension Data Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., Singapore

Associate Consultant, Microsoft Solutions

2009 – 2010

Dimension Data Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., Philippines

Researcher & Project Implementor

Academic Services

Assistant to the Papers Chair

ACM Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2019-2020

General Chair

Asian CHI Symposium 2020

Associate Chair

CHI Late-Breaking Works (LBWs) Track 2020

Reviewer - Journal

Cities

Reviewer - Conference

CSCW 2019

VIS 2019

AutoUI 2019

ICMI 2019

MobileHCI 2019

National Natural Language Processing Research Symposium (NNLPRS) 2015-2018

Asian CHI Symposium 2019

CHIuXiD 2019

Head

Center for Complexity and Emerging Technologies (COMET), DLSU 2014-2017

Civic Services Research Group, COMET, DLSU 2017-present

Professorial Chair

Pek Chiao Seng Chair of Computer Technology, Software Technology Department, DLSU 2016-2017

Emilio Yap Jr. Chair of Computer Science, Software Technology Department, DLSU 2015-2016

Coordinator

Practicum, Software Technology Department, DLSU 2013-2017

Organizations & Communities

Co-Founder

DataBeers Manila

Campus Advisor

GitHub Education

Grants & Awards

2017

Japanese Government Scholarship (PhD)

Philippine Computing Science Congress Best Paper Honorable Mention

2016

DLSU Research Congress Best Paper – Sustainability, Environment, and Energy

2013

Best Research Optimization Application, Smart-IRRI Bigas2Hack Hackathon