5th Pinoy Media Congress [Invitation]

Guys,  especially to Broadcast, Communication Arts, Film Instructors  and students, here’s an invitation to join the 5th year of Pinoy Media Congress,  PACE [Philippine Association of Communication Education] in cooperation with the leading media company, ABS-CBN launches another event that will tackle broadcast communication and issues affecting it. So with no further ado, here’s the verbatim of the invite 😀

5th PINOY MEDIA CONGRESS 2010 is at PUP, Sta. Mesa, Manila

coinciding with
PACE National Conference

Dear Deans, Chairs and Teachers of communication, journalism, broadcasting & allied fields

We’re all set for PMC Year 5. The Philippine Association of Communication Educators Foundation (PACE) and ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation have joined forces again to bring the Pinoy Media Congress with the theme Politics, Media and Citizenship. Mark the place and the dates: 4- 6 February 2010 at Bulwagang Balagtas, NALC Bldg., Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Sta. Mesa, Manila.

A glimpse into the program: Lectures/Presentations on political advertising, politics and the new social media, public opinion, the code of ethics in news gathering, citizen journalism, political advocacy, presidential profile, corporate social responsibility, breakthrough in independent films, ratings 101, TV entertainment and a yearly dialogue with ABS-CBN top management.

PMC list of resource speakers include top executives of ABS-CBN led by Chairman and CEO Gabby Lopez, President and COO Charo Santos – Concio, Head of News and Current Affairs and ANC Maria Ressa, print and broadcast journalists, TV and movie personalities. PACE is also inviting experts in research, film, advertising and journalism from universities and media organizations to give high-powered lectures and discussions. Program schedule will be out soon.

On February 6, 2010, special activities for students like ABS-CBN studio tour, La Mesa Ecopark tour and Star Cinema Film Screening at ABS-CBN’s Dolphy Theatre. The PACE National Conference for teachers will also be on the same date.

Pre-register now to reserve slots for your school delegation. As in the previous years, it will be on a first come, first served basis. Congress fee is only Php500.00 inclusive of lunch and snacks for 2 days, PMC bag and ID. For now, we have set a quota of 6 teachers and 20 students per delegation. We may increase this depending on the turnout; we will keep you posted. Schools represented by members of the PACE Board and PMC Organizing Committee have the option to send bigger delegations in consideration of their valuable assistance to this project.

the entertainment people talks in PMC 4

The Conference and Seminar are free to all PACE members, who have previously paid their 2009 annual membership due. But all are encouraged to pay their annual membership dues for the SY 2010. Those who haven’t paid their dues last year or haven’t registered yet as members are encouraged to sign up, pay php500.00 for membership fee and Php100.00 for ID and attend the Conference –Seminar at no additional cost.

students love to "communicate" / participate. 😀

For the provincial delegates, the Communication Foundation for Asia (CFA) has available guest rooms and dormitories. You may get in touch with Ms. Michelle Duzon at telephone numbers 713-2981-86/ 713-2972/ 713-2732 or (0910) 6574065. CFA is just a few meters away from PUP.
Please accomplish the attached PMC School Reply Slip and send via email to any of the following PACE Trustees -Prof. Robert M. Baldago, PACE – Secretary (kingrb12@yahoo.com) or Prof. Josefina M.C. Santos, PACE Assistant Secretary (masayaako04@yahoo.com.ph)

copy furnished the following contact person.For Metro Manila:

Prof. Portia M. Palma
Polytechnic University of the Philippines
09085271729; 9204346; raiym100@yahoo.comFor Luzon:

Prof. Renalyn J. Valdez
Lyceum of the Philippines University
09176998159; rjvaldez@yahoo.comFor Visayas:

Dr. Wolfreda T. Alesna
Visayas State University, Leyte
09175461952; wolfreda@yahoo.comFor Mindanao:

Prof. Ma. Theresa Mendoza Rivera
Xavier University-Cagayan de Oro City
09175461952; mmrivera@xu.edu.ph, riveramtm@yahoo.com

We encourage pre-Registration on or before January 22, 2010. In order to systematically account for Congress proceeds, payments maybe deposited to Philippine Association of Communication Educators Foundation Inc. – MetroBank – Katipunan, Quezon City Account No: 3093516452. Kindly send us a scanned copy of the transaction receipt by email and please bring the original deposit slip on the opening day for proper validation and for the issuance of official receipt.We anticipate your favorable response and unwavering support to PACE. Let us be one in mind and purpose.

PACE be with you!

Respectfully yours,


So Guys see you there 😀

Photos from last years Pinoy Media Congress : courtesy by http://stephkaz.multiply.com


10 responses

  1. Dion Lorenz L. Romano

    Hi. This is Dion Lorenz L. Romano,a Mass Communication student of Universidad de Sta. Isabel. I learned of the PMC and we are willing to attend the congress. In view with this, can you send to my email the details of the vent and an invitation so that we can present it to our Dean. I hope for your response.Thank You.

    January 23, 2010 at 4:02 am

    • ok sure Dion, can you send me your email address? my email ad : allen_ahz@yahoo.com and you may also please try text Prof. Portia M. Palma of Polytechnic University of the Philippines 09085271729; 9204346; raiym100@yahoo.com.

      January 23, 2010 at 7:53 am

  2. Hi! I am ARL, a second year AB Communication student in
    Ateneo de Naga University. I am so excited as I read the
    content especially the upcoming activities on the said congress.
    I hope I can learn more from the resource speakers. I know that
    I can nurture a lot from this that will help me on my chosen
    career. see yah there guys!! 😀

    January 23, 2010 at 8:26 am

    • That’s true ARL, expect more from the media practitioners’ hindsight. malay mo, you might bump into one and start a conversation and end up with a contact for your future projects and not to mention, meet new friends that shares same interest in media as yours 😀 So see you there ARL 😀

      January 23, 2010 at 9:42 am

  3. here are my digits” 09393655692/09154869188..
    just text me if u want…I really want 2 gain more friends..c”,)

    January 24, 2010 at 8:31 am

    • ok, I think there’s someone from ur university informed our secretariat about ur college joining the event, however just to keep in touch, just add me up on FB allen_ahz@yahoo.com | http://www.ureiQn.multiply.com , i’m one of the registry secretariat this coming PMC on PUP, see you there…
      [hanapin nio ‘ko hehehe :D]

      January 24, 2010 at 12:37 pm

  4. when will be the year six? please reply sir.

    October 4, 2010 at 5:29 pm

    • hello, it’ll probably January or feb next year. But I do recommend the contacts mentioned in the post. tnx for passing by 😀

      October 5, 2010 at 3:28 am

  5. hi I was fortunate to discover your website in yahoo
    your topic is excellent
    I obtain a lot in your subject really thank your very much
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    December 4, 2010 at 12:42 am

  6. saleh

    how can l watch tv pmc in your mobile phone(x6 nokia)?

    January 20, 2011 at 9:26 pm

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