As part of this work, the Faculty of Systems Engineering made a day of update on Thursday 7 June, an event that was chaired by the Dean of Division of Engineering and Architecture, Father Samuel Elias Forero Buitrago, OP, the dean of the Faculty, Ing. Luz Elena Gutiérrez López, and the Secretary of Division, Arq. Nathaly Martín Díaz. The event was attended by teachers and students of the Faculty and guests of tenth and eleventh grade of high school from the College of Boyacá, the Educational Institution San Agustin and Los Andes School. In the event participated as lecturers graduates of the Faculty who have had a successful career at the professional level, were also highlighted the most representative projects of the students.
The speakers who participated have stood out for having a successful track record as entrepreneurs generating software in different areas of the productive sector at the local, regional, national and international levels, they are Engineer Carlos Eduardo Gallegos Bermúdez from Teradata, Eng. Juan Quiroga Salamanca of the company APP Solution and Engineer Maycol Alexander Segura Cuervo de Umciti - Tunja.
The engineers Carlos Eduardo Gallegos Bermúdez and Juan Quiroga Salamanca are graduates of the Faculty of Systems Engineering, and have participated with important merits in the productive sector as entrepreneurs in issues of software construction. During their presentations they made special emphasis on entrepreneurship at the regional level as an option for professional performance, addressed the issues that are currently fundamental for the sector such as: Big data, Data Mining, Data science, Business intelligence, handling of large volumes of information, market analysis, and also related about their experience in the development of mobile applications. For his part, Ing. Maycol Alexander Segura Cuervo, representative of the Tunja ICT Cluster, made a presentation about the University - Company - State articulation, highlighting the management carried out in relation to local entrepreneurship in the field of technology and indicating the strengths and the weaknesses that have been presented promoting the business initiatives of this sector in Boyacá.