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Kevin Facun

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General Information

  • Position Desired Electronics Engineer
  • Language English, Korean, Filipino
  • Religion Catholic/Christian
  • Total Years of Experience More than 3 Years
  • Expected Salary $4,120 / Month
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Engr. Facun is an Electronics Engineer by profession with proven technical skills in Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Protection. He is a huge believer of innovation and an advocate of health related start-ups. He finished his Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering degree focused on the development of biomedical software and devices from the University of the Philippines – Diliman.

In addition, he graduated from the University of Connecticut through its Social Entrepreneurship and Economic Development program sponsored by the US Department State’s Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative. He also finished a full circle course of Design Thinking at Singapore Polytechnic. At present, he is pursuing his Master of Intellectual Property and Development Policy at the Korean Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management.

Engr. Facun is also one of the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines, a recipient of the Gintong Kabataan Awards and a Globe Future Makers Awardee.

As an electronics engineer, his field of specialization in terms of IP protection involves the patent protection of different biomedical devices and systems related to ICT, artificial intelligence and softwares for health and diagnostics.

Education

2021
Korean Development Institute - School of Public Policy and Management Master of Intellectual Property and Development Policy

Organized and sponsored by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO); Korean Intellectual Property Office; and KDI School, Sejong, Republic of Korea.

The MIPD is a unique program focuses on the links between IP and development. The first of its kind, this program will provide students with the in-depth knowledge, expertise and practical know-how to operate as IP policymakers for development and thought leaders in the public and private sector. The collaboration between WIPO, the Government of Korea through KIPO and KDI School ensures students will acquire detailed knowledge in the core areas of IP and solid grounding in development studies. The learning experience will be enhanced and inspired by contributions from the KDI, one of the world’s leading public policy and international development think tanks. In addition, experts from WIPO, KIPO and international and local academic and professional specialists will teach in the MIPD.


2017-2019
University of the Philippines - Diliman Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering

Major in Biomedical Engineering and Technopreneurship


2012-2017
Bulacan State University Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communications Engineering

Hailed as one of the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines at the Malacanang Palace


Work Experience

2019-present
University of the Philippines - Manila Technology Transfer Officer

University of the Philippines - Manila, Technology Transfer and Business Development Office | Oct. 2019 - present

  • Successfully filed four (4) Patent Applications
  • Drafted seven (7) patent documents
  • Conducted over fifty (50) patent searches
  • Made at least twenty (20) marketability assessments
  • Spearheaded the innovation, development and design of the UPM TTBDO website
  • Created a strategic roadmap for UP Manila's technology business incubator

2019
Department of Science and Technology Technology Business Incubator Manager

BARAS Technology Business Incubator, Bulacan State University | Feb. 2018 - Oct. 2019

  • Spearheaded the official launching of the project (First-ever TBI in the Province of Bulacan)
  • Created the incubation curriculum of the incubator Led a team of highly skilled individuals while conducting startup roadshows and bootcamps to different colleges
  • Organized the first Hackathon of the region and secured partnership with Emerson and Huawei Philippines
  • Facilitated the successful incubation program of seven (7) startup companies that spin out from the university. 

2018-2019
GineersNow Senior Marketing Officer

GineersNow, (a brand owned by Lincoln Martin Strategic Marketing, a social enterprise backed by Harvard BusinessSchool alumni and professors), Dubai, UAE | Jul. 2017 - Dec. 2018 

  • Creates daily content for the company's FB page with over 720K following 
  • Publishes at least two articles per day for the company website Implements effective search engine optimization (SEO) strategies for the company 
  • Edits content for the company magazine before publishing

2017
University of the Philippines - Diliman Research Assistant

Innovation and Research Center, Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute (EEEI), University of thePhilippines - Diliman | Aug. 2017 - Jun. 2019 

  • Served as the project leader and chief researcher for "Eyescreen: Rapid Early Screening of Neurocognitive Disorders AmongChildren Using Gaze Tracking Technology" 
  • Piloted the field testing of Long Range Wireless Mesh Networking for Smarter Farm Monitoring Co-developed a machine learning algorithm for the HeLe Project: Hearing Functionality Screening in Infants by Reducing Noisefrom Auditory Brainstem Response

Summary of Skills

Business Development
89%
Technical Writing
95%
Patent Drafting
89%
Project Development
85%
Adobe Photoshop (Image Manipulation)
79%
Events Management
90%
Microsoft Office
97%
Publica Speaking
90%
Policy Development
85%
Business Management
89%
Design Thinking
95%
Software Development
80%
Project Planning
95%
Research and Development
95%

TRAININGS AND CERTIFICATIONS

56TH TEN OUTSTANDING STUDENTS OF THE PHILIPPINES (NATIONAL AWARDEE) (2018 )

TOSP Foundation and RFM Corp. | May 2018
Awarded at the Malacañang Palace
The most prestigious award given to undergraduate students in the entire country.


GRAND CHAMPION, 3RD PHILIPPINE STARTUP CHALLENGE (2017 )

Department of Information and Communications Technology | Apr. 2017
A competition for young innovators in solving real-life problems thru technological interventionsAward given at the Spring Valley,Roxas City, Capiz, Philippines.


GLOBE FUTURE MAKERS AWARDEE (2017 )

 Globe Telecommunications, Co-Sponsored by SingTel and Ashoka Organization | Aug. 2017
A program that seeks to recognize the most innovative technology solutions focused on solvingsocial issues in Singapore, Australia,Philippines, and the region.


GINTONG KABATAAN SA LARANGAN NG AGHAM AT AKADEMYA (2018 )

A national award given by the provincial government of Bulacan to outstanding Bulakenyos who are recognized as outstanding intheir respective fields.


GTDI SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR AWARD (2020 )

University of Connecticut | Apr. 2020 Office of Global Affairs - Global Training and Development Institute Award given for his excellence in social entrepreneurship in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative


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