Where should the Philippines build its Silicon Valley environment, asks Dennis Posadas, who is affiliated with the PESO Challenge.
If the Philippines is to reap the benefits of economic growth from technology entrepreneurship, it must build its Silicon Valley-type environment. This environment will encourage frequent networking and social interaction between the academe, venture capitalists and angels, returnee scientists and technopreneurs.
Then he talks about the characteristics of a “Silicon Valley” location, and his candidate locations.
Many in both the public and private sectors have been planning and working on this. I hope things fall into place.
What are your picks?