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
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 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.
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Prof. Josefina M.C. Santos, PACE Assistant Secretary (email@example.com)
Polytechnic University of the Philippines
09085271729; 9204346; firstname.lastname@example.orgFor Luzon:
Lyceum of the Philippines University
09176998159; email@example.comFor Visayas:
Visayas State University, Leyte
09175461952; firstname.lastname@example.orgFor Mindanao:
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!
FLORDELIZ L. ABANTO