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      1988: A Computer Entrepreneur was Born
      On February 15, 1988, Manny P. Del Prado, an engineering graduate from De La Salle
 University Manila and grandson of one of Imus Cavite's most illustrious citizen the late
 Dr. Lorenzo Paredes (Founder of Imus Institute - the biggest private Secondary School in
 the province of Cavite) decided to become a computer entrepreneur and established Imus
 Computer Center in Room No. 4 of Ilano Building, Nueno Avenue, Imus Cavite. It was the
 first computer time rental center in the town of Imus.
      1989: Hardware, Software, Training
      Imus Computer Center added short term computer training as one of its services and in 
 no time it became one of the most popular computer training centers in the province of
 Cavite. Manny P. Del Prado has likewise included computer hardware sales and computer
 software development as part of its services. Imus Rural Bank became the first Computer
 Hardware customer of Imus Computer Center when they purchased an IBM compatible personal
 computer for its Bank operations. Liwayway Marketing Corporation, makers of Oishi Crackers, 
 became the first Software Development customer of Imus Computer Center when they signed
 the contract for ICC to develop their Payroll System.
      1990: Computer Tie-Up
      Interest in computer has increased tremendously among school owners, administrators 
 and students. Several schools have approached ICC to hire them as consultants to teach
 their students on how to use the computer. The Queen of Angels Learning Center in Imus
 Cavite became the first Elementary School to hire ICC for computer tie-up services.
 Immaculate Conception Academy (ICA) in Dasmariņas, Cavite became the first secondary school
 to hire ICC for Computer tie-up services. Imus Institute became the first tertiary
 school to hire ICC for Computer tie-up services.
      1991: The Cavite Computer Society
      Manny P. Del Prado became a member of the biggest organization of computer professionals
 in the Philippines, The Philippine Computer Society (PCS). Officers of the PCS requested
 Mr. Del Prado to establish the PCS chapter in the province of Cavite and so the Cavite
 Computer Society was born with Manny Del Prado as founding President. In November of 1991,
 Manny P. Del Prado became part of the 1st Philippine Delegation to the COMDEX/Fall Computer
 Exhibit in Las Vegas, Nevada.
      1992: Corporate Computer Training
      Imus Computer Center added Corporate Training as an added service. The International
 Institute for Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) in Silang, Cavite hired ICC to conduct a two-month
 computer literacy seminar for its local staff. The National Reinsurance Corporation of the
 Philippines in Makati City hired ICC to introduce Computers to their staff as part of its
 initial computerization efforts.
      1993: Computer School
      The Department of Education Culture and Sports (DECS) at this time was trying to
 streamline the offering of computer courses in the Philippines due to the proliferation
 of computer schools without the necessary permits. ICC applied for and was granted a
 government permit to offer short term courses in Computer Concepts, Word Processing,
 Spreadsheets and Database Management System. ICC represented by its President and Founder
 Manny Del Prado, was again part of the Philippine delegation to the COMDEX/Fall 1993 Computer
 Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
      1994: 40 Students Initial Enrollment
      ICC decided to concentrate on its computer school operations. ICC applied for and
 was granted government recognition to offer a 2-Year Computer Programming course. The
 initial  batch of enrollees for the 2-Year Computer Programming course was 40 students.
      1995: Tie-Up with Singaporean Company
      ICC expanded its course offering. It applied for and was granted government 
 recognition  to offer  2-Year Computer Secretarial, 2-Year Computer Technician and 2-Year
 Computer Aided Drafting and Design courses. The 2-Year Computer Aided Drafting and Design
 was part of the technology transfer agreement that ICC signed with Advanced Technologies
 and Solutions (ATS) of Singapore. Enrollment for School year 1995-1996 increased by more 
 than 200%. The DECS - Technical  Vocational Division reorganized all technology-based
 schools in Southern Tagalog and formed the Private Technical Vocational Educators
 Association (PTVEA). ICC President Manny Del Prado was elected PTVEA Secretary.
      1996: Internet Connection
      ICC installed an Internet Connection with a Manila-based dial-up Internet Service
 Provider and became the first Computer School in Imus to introduce its students to the
 new technology of the World Wide Web. ICC has likewise reengineered its curriculum and
 phased out most of it's DOS-based computer subjects in lieu of the Windows based
 application software.
      1997: Branching Out
      ICC made a strategic move to branch out to other places. In the first semester of
 school year 1997-1998, ICC opened ICC Las Piņas. It was ICC's first branch outside Cavite
 located at the 2nd floor of Cuevas Bldg., Pamplona 1, Alabang-Zapote Road, Las Piņas City.
 In the 2nd semester of school year 1997-1998, ICC opened ICC Rosario in the 2nd floor of
 Ricasata Bldg., Gen. Trias Drive, Rosario, Cavite. 
      1998: TESDA was born
      The functions of the DECS Technical Vocational Department and the National Manpower &
 Youth Council were merged to form the Technical Education and Skills Development
 Authority (TESDA). Together with its birth TESDA reorganized the Technical Vocational
 Education & Training (TVET) policies in the Philippines. ICC President Manny Del Prado
 became one of the facilitators in a regional conference called by TESDA to discuss the
 implementation of the Unified TVET Program Registration and Accreditation System (UTPRAS).
 ICC Rosario moved to a bigger place in the 2nd floor of Royal Star Bldg., Gen. Trias,
 Rosario Cavite. ICC was among the first school in Cavite to be given Program
 Registrations by TESDA. 
      1999: ICC GMA was born
      ICC GMA was born in the 2nd floor of Evangelista Bldg., Gen. Mariano Alvarez, Cavite.
 ICC was the first Computer School chain to open in the town of GMA . ICC amended its
 Articles of Incorporation and changed its name from Imus Computer Center to Imus Computer
 College. TESDA has likewise issued new certificates of registration to the different ICC
 branches to recognize its new competency-based curriculum.
      2000: PTVEA, Lions Club & Microsoft
      ICC President and Founder Manny P. Del Prado was elected President of the Private
 Technical Vocational Educators Association of Region IV. PTVEA is the biggest association
 of technical schools in Region IV with a combined Enrollment of more than 20,000 students.
 ICC celebrated its 12th foundation anniversary with a sports festival in Gen. Trias Sports
 Center, Gen. Trias, Cavite. ICC President Manny P. Del Prado was appointed Las Piņas (Host)
 Lions Club Youth Outreach Chairman. ICC has likewise signed School Agreement No. 228369
 with Microsoft Corporation.
      2001: 1,000 Student Enrollment
      ICC Dasmariņas was born in the 4th floor of Virginia Mansions, Aguinaldo Highway,
 Dasmariņas, Cavite. ICC celebrated its 13th Foundation Anniversary with a Sports Festival
 in the Cavite Provincial Gym, Trece Martirez City. ICC held its 7th Commencement Exercise
 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC). ICC enrollment surpassed the
 1,000 student enrollment mark for the first time in the first semester of school year
 2001-2002. ICC represented by its President Manny P. Del Prado and Finance Director
 Lordjie Del Prado, attended COMDEX/ASIA'2001 Computer Conference and Exhibition at the
 Singapore International Convention Center. 
      2002: No. 1 in Cavite
      ICC Celebrated its 14th foundation anniversary with a sports festival in the Emilio
 Aguinaldo Gym in Dasmariņas, Cavite. ICC held its 8th Commencement Exercises at the
 Philippine International Convention Center (PICC). ICC enrollment surpassed the 1,250
 student enrollment mark for the first time in the first semester of school year 2001-2002.
 ICC, represented by Julie Ramos (Open Category) and Raul Cortez Jr. (Youth Category) won
 the Cavite Information Technology Competition sponsored by TESDA Cavite.
      2003: Microsoft Champion in Cavite & Region 4
      ICC, represented by Marilou Arbolante, won the Microsoft Skills Olympics in the
 province of Cavite and in Southern Tagalog region. ICC held its 9th Commencement Exercises
 at PICC with the theme, "The ICC Graduate: I'm Committed & Competent". ICC had a faculty
 development and team building workshop at the Holiday Inn Mimosa Hotel, Clark Field,
 Pampanga. Another ICC branch was born at the Sycamore Center, Alabang-Zapote Road, Alabang,
 Muntinlupa City.
      2004: Microsoft Authorized Testing Center
      ICC became a Microsoft Authorized Testing Center for Microsoft Office applications.
 With the signing of the agreement, ICC students could earn the globally recognized Microsoft
 Specialist and Microsoft Expert certifications at the convenience of the school's
 environment. ICC held its 16th foundation anniversary at the Emilio Aguinaldo Gym in
 Dasmarinas, Cavite. The theme of the event was ICC at 16: Shaping the New Generation.
 ICC held its 10th commencement exercises at the PICC with the theme, "The ICC Community:
 Education is our Future!"  The ICC 2004 faculty development seminar was held at the Subic
 International Hotel at Subic, Zambales. 
      2005: ICC Bacoor was born
      ICC Bacoor was born at the 3rd Floor of Ching Bldg in Molino, Bacoor. ICC
 launched its community outreach program, in line with the National Service Training Program
 (NSTP), with the institutionalization of the "Free Internet Training" to the different public
 high schools near the respective ICC branch. ICC graduates achieved a 58% passing rate in the
 National Certificate exams administered by TESDA. The passing rate is above the national
 passing rate of 47.2%. ICC enrollment surpassed the 1,500 mark.