Comelec Advisory Council - updates

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Filipino groups present automated poll systems, ideas in tech fair

Jul 29, 2017 - 8:55 AM

It s high time that we have a Filipino system in place for a Filipino election says the alternate chairman of the Comelec Advisory Council

PROUDLY PINOY. These are some of the homegrown technologies and ideas presented at the AES Tech Fair at Novotel Manila, Quezon City, on Wednesday, July 26. Photos by Michael Bueza/Rappler

Comelec reviewing 6 tech options for 2019 elections

Jul 26, 2017 - 1:12 PM

Among their options are refurbishing the PCOS machines used in 2013 purchasing the VCMs leased in 2016 renting new machines or using a new system

ELECTION PREPS. Comelec chairman Andres Bautista talks about the poll body's plans at the Automated Election System Tech Fair at the Novotel Manila in Quezon City on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Michael Bueza/Rappler

PCOS, other tech recommended for 2016 polls

Aug 14, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Besides the reuse of PCOS machines the Comelec Advisory Council recommends the use of secondary technologies such as DRE Comelec plans to make its final decision on August 26

PCOS. The Comelec Advisory Council recommends reusing the PCOS machines for the 2016 polls. File photo by John Javellana

Comelec awaits 2016 poll tech recommendation

Jul 27, 2014 - 5:49 PM

The Comelec Advisory Council is set to submit by August 15 a recommendation on what automated election system will be used for the 2016 polls Comelec may have its final decision by end August

AES FORUM. Members of the Comelec Advisory Council pose with Senator Aquilino Pimentel III (front row, 3rd from right) and Comelec commissioners during the Automated Election Systems (AES) Forum on Sunday, July 27. Photo by Michael Bueza/ Rappler