For the longest time, the Philippines has been away from the global speaking community. We have kept ourselves from exploring global opportunities thus limiting our professional growth and development. For …
Jumpstart the Profession
A panel discussion on how to start or level up professional speaking career, how to get clients for speaking opportunities, and how to overcome challenges in the speaking industry
Bb. Pilipinas 2002 and President of Global Image Management, Inc.
Executive Director, Colayco Foundation
Laughter Yoga Teacher, Be Blest
Founding president, PAPS
A panel discussion on the current best practices that honor the worth of speaking professionals, what separates the Filipino speakers from other speakers in Asia and the world, and what the Filipino speakers must do to garner global status.
Certified Hospitality Educator, De La Salle College of St. Benilde
Dr. Joyce Dy
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Lyceum of the Philippines University
Carlos “Pido” Aguilar, Jr.
Chairman of the Board, Philippine Association of Professional Speakers, Inc.
Jumpstart the Mentoring
A panel discussion the stories of protégés of professional speakers, the competencies and qualities we need to develop, and how to cultivate a mentorship culture in the workplace and in the industry
Pocholo D. Gonzales
The Voicemaster of the Philippines
Executive Director, Career Executive Service Board
President, Southeast Asia Speakers and Trainers Bureau, Inc.
Asst. Vice President, Phil. Daily Inquirer
A panel discussion on igniting the sense of unity and camaraderie, reaching the consensus on professional standard and ethical norms, and the value of an interpreting community
Founder and Director, Kairos Retreat and Training Services
Author & Founder, Project CourageZone
Jacqueline Michelle Lim
CEO, Philippine Association of Professional Speakers, Inc.
Manila Bulletin External Affairs Head
Al Ian Barcelona
Chief Awesome Officer, AIB Training