Mr. Mark Anthony C. Sy is the Head of ICTS-Educational Technology Unit. He led the empowerment and digitization program of the Department of Education for the realization of the Digital Rise Project to ensure the bridging of curriculum and technology. He provided numerous speaking engagements to inspire and capacitate teachers' skills in using ICT and augment instruction operating existing technologies and the power of Open Educational Resources. He was awarded as the EdTech Leader in Asia K-12 Category (2nd place) by EduTech Asia, held in Singapore. He is a book author, Google Certified Innovator, a National Teacher-Broadcaster for DepEd TV, and a member of Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas.