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  U.S. Firm Mentions DLSL's Best Practices on Blog Post  
  Post by: Celine Bernadette Francisco | 11/15/2017 2:03:25 PM  

De La Salle Lipa (DLSL) and its educational innovations were mentioned on the blog of Cambridge Global Advisory, a management consultancy firm in Maryland, United States of America. 

Faisal Afzal, Managing Partner of the said company, wrote the article as one of the attendees of FAST Company's Innovation Festival, an annual creativity/innovation/entrepreneurship/leadership/design convention in New York City which DLSL administrators also participated in from Oct. 23 to 27, 2017. According to Afzal, he was able to meet DLSL's Director of Integrated Digital & Innovative Instruction, Dr. Glenford Prospero. The former also mentioned that Prospero "is not just working on providing innovative solutions in the classroom but leveraging the same mentality and set of solutions to drive social inclusion and justice initiatives in the country."

Prospero, together with Dr. Alicia Botardo, DLSL's Vice Chancellor for Academics and Research; Dr. Iezyl Torino, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academics and Research and Mr. Marrione Camacho, Nexus Innovation Labs Managing Director attended the said event along with over a thousand C-Level executives, entrepreneurs, senior managers, top-level decision makers and business professionals all over the world.

The Innovation Festival featured various keynotes, workshops, thought-provoking discussions, demos, and a unique take on the field trip called Fast Tracks, wherein participants visited New Yorks most inspiring organizations. Tracks included Creativity, Design, Social Good, Health, Entrepreneurship, Tech, and Leadership. 

Speakers included over 300 speakers with diverse backgrounds - from Jessica Alba, Founder of the Honest Company; Sam Cheow, Chief Product Accelerator of LOreal; Kate Hudson, Cofounder of Fabletics; Lars Kongshem, Corporate Digital Experience of eBay; Aaron Luber, Head of AR/VR Content Partnerships of Google; Christina Miller, President of Cartoon Network, and a lot more subject matter experts from innovative organizations worldwide. 

Photo Caption: Dr. Glenford Prospero with the other participants during the FAST Company Innovation Festival

(Photo Courtesy of Cambridge Online Advisory)