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UPSITF organizes various events that provide students, educators, and professionals comprehensive information and communication technology (ICT) related seminars and learning opportunities.

Y4iT: Youth Congress on Information Technology

The Youth Congress on Information Technology, commonly called Y4iT, is an enabling event for today’s youth that recognizes young Filipinos as key drivers in the dynamic IT industry. Held annually, it brings together college students, professionals, educators, IT experts and enthusiasts nationwide in a three-day congress packed with insightful and inspirational lectures and discussions.

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YRS: Y4iT Research Summit

The Y4IT Research Summit aims to foster dialogue about the current IT state of the Philippines, as well as to identify various societal issues and provide potential solutions through the use of Information Communication Technology. In line with this, students nationwide are invited to submit research papers tackling various innovative ICT-related concepts, and chosen participants are called to present their work in the research summit.

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SYNC UP gathers college student leaders of IT-related organizations and provides them an opportunity for learning through talks from industry leaders, as part of Y4iT’s goal in empowering the youth. By strengthening Y4iT’s partnership with the youth, both can work together in shaping the future of the industry to support national progress.

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For inquiries on our events (e.g. partnerships), you may send us an e-mail at for concerns specifically regarding Y4iT, and at for concerns regarding non-Y4iT events. For sponsorship or partnership proposals on Y4iT, you may send us an e-mail at You may also call us at (02) 436 2217 (primary) or (02) 583 9381.