As the first technology business incubator in Cagayan de Oro City, CDO bites provide an enabling environment to nurture entrepreneurial culture among students and professionals and to change their mindsets from job seekers to job providers.
Last September 25, 2017, CDO Bites had their incubation hub launching held at USTP ICT Building Cagayan de Oro Campus. They start the program with a welcoming message from Vice Chancellor, Research & Innovation Mr. Ambrosio B. Cultura II, Ph.D. followed by the USTP President Mr. Ricardo E. Rotoras, D.Eng. The event was hosted by Ms. Maria Angeles D. Hinosolango, PH.D.
CDO B.i.t.e.s facilitates the transformation of innovative ideas into a successful business through professional support, business advising, mentoring and exposure to entrepreneurial networks.
They foster advanced concepts among MSMEs in the Information and communication technology, provide opportunities to MSMEs for the realization of economic goals, they also promote socio-economic development for the whole region and they stimulate the establishment to develop innovative products and services.
They want to nurture innovations of IT/ICT-based start-up and budding industries, entrepreneurs and individuals by providing a suitable venue to promote growth and development, mentorship and network. CDO B.i.t.e.s also wants a regionally recognized technology business incubation providing enabling environment between homegrown entrepreneurs and industries.