BY YOMBI KEP The PNG University of Technology wants to connect directly with industry partners as they develop graduates for various fields. Last Friday it hosted a corporate dinner at Holiday Inn in Port Moresby to engage with each other. Themed ‘Growing World Class Technocrats’ the dinner with industries aims to firm continuous partnerships and collaboration. During the dinner, vice chancellor Dr Ora Renagi presented the University’s strategic plan 2019-2023 and delved into the missions and visions. Their vision is to grow World Class Technocrats for the real world by 2023 and beyond and its mission is to grow world class technocrats through high quality experiential teaching, research and ardent application of scientific and technological knowledge and innovation. Their core values are accountability and transparency, professionalism, excellence, innovation and initiative, and pride and passion.