The Council of Deans for Business Education (CODBE) Region V conducted its General Assembly last January 28, 2022, on the theme “Pivoting Business Edducation in Response to the Challenges of Covid-19 Pandemic”.

The first council’s hybrid event was held at The Lewis College Function Hall, Sorsogon City. There were 211 participants composed of deans, program chairs and faculty of Business Education.

Keynote address was delivered by the new CHED Regional Director, Atty. Septon A. De La Cruz. CHED ES II In-charge for Business Education, Ma. Sharie A. Bailon discussed the CHED-JMC 2021-004 with emphasis on the Internship Program.

Fr. Bernard Collera was also one of the speakers who took up the “ Crisis Survival Techniques: Mind, Body and Soul”.

The general assembly ended with an acknowledgement and oath of office of the new set of officers, as well as expression of gratitude to the outgoing officers.