CTU bags the Top Filer and Top Agent 2023 in the  Gawad Yamang Isip Awards

There are peaks and milestones in the world of achievement. Standing tallest are Cebu Technological University (CTU), which won the 2023 Gawad Yamang Isip Awards in the Utility Model category and Dr. Leodovino Lawas, who won the Top Agent category. The awards were given April 29, 2024, at the Dusit Thani Manila in Makati City.  In honor of WIPO’s World Intellectual Property Day on April 26, 2024, the Philippines celebrated National Intellectual Property Month in April, and CTU was granted these two IP Citations.

The 2023 Gawad Yamang Isip Awards, the most prestigious intellectual property (IP) awards in the country, set the heart on scaling new heights as they recognize the innovation and creativity of an institution in a hallmark of distinction.  In a landscape brimming with talent and ingenuity, Cebu Technological University emerged as the Top Filer for 2023, a shining example of how passion, coupled with perseverance can defy all odds.

Examining the core of Cebu Technological University’s history reveals a fabric of fervor, tenacity, and direction.  Every honor is accompanied by a tale of selflessness and steadfast dedication, supporting the idea that greatness must be worked for and attained via tenacity and perseverance.

Cebu Technological University is a shining example of the strength of tenacity and the unbreakable human spirit. It serves as a reminder that greatness lies within each of us and is waiting to be discovered through passion, perseverance, and unwavering resolve. l Dr. Cristie Ann L. Jaca, UD – ICPA