For the region to keep pace with the rest of the world, use of information technology can no longer be ignored. Ateneo De Zamboanga, having been identified as the Center of Excellence for IT, may be an instrument for manpower development and research on IT application.
What are the needs of educational institutions, government and non-government organizations in term of information technology? What is the extent of use of IT in the Region? Are the institutions ready for IT in terms of trade and commerce (BIMP-EAGA), education, etc.?