Ma. Nieva S. dela Paz

Director, Information Management Service
  • Started her career in Information Technology (IT) as Computer Programmer I in 1989 at the Infrastructure Computer Center (ICC) of the DPWH

  • Rose from the ranks until her appointment as the Director of the Information Management Service in 2015

  • Graduated with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Far Eastern University, and Masters of Arts in Instructional Development and Technology from the Southeast Asia Interdisciplinary Development Institute (SAIDI) Graduate School of OD

  • Completed Special Courses:

      • Basic Computer and COBOL Programming Language from the Systems Technology Institute (STI)
      • Systems Documentation from the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP)
      • Online Design from the JICA Okinawa International Center, Japan
      • Generating Business Value for IT from the Center for Information Systems Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) School of Management
      • Practical Project Management in the Global Market from the Asian Institute of Management (AIM), Makati City
      • Short Courses on e-Government, Tokyo, Japan
  • Attended numerous related seminars and conferences, among which were:
      • e-Procurement by Korea Expressway Corporation (KEC) and World Bank
      • Gartner Symposium / ITxpo, by Gartner in Australia
      • SAP TechEd (SAP d-code) Conference, Nevada, USA
      • Business Continuity in Times of Disaster, CIO Forum
      • ICT Enabling Good Governance, DOST-ICTO
      • Facing Challenges of Cyber Security for e-Governance, CIO Forum
      • Performance Governance System, Institute for Solidarity Asia
      • SAP SAPPHIRE ASUG Conference, Florida, USA
  • Attended various related trainings and workshops

  • Active member of the Chief Information Officers Forum (CIOF)

  • Wife of Benjamin M. Dela Paz, Jr. and mother of Vitto Karlo.