Business Start-up Conference Program

DAY 1

March 21, 2017

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Breakfast
9:31 AM – 09:40 AM Invocation & National Anthem
09:41 AM – 09:45 AM

WELCOME REMARKS   

Speaker: Meane Martinez, Project Head of PIECE 2017

9:46 AM – 10:00 AM

KEYNOTE SPEECH

Speaker: Undersecretary Zenaida C. Maglaya of DTI

10:10AM – 10:55 AM

THE GAME PLAN: YOUR WALKTHROUGH TO BUSINESS

  • Bird’s Eye View of the Business Sector in the Philippines, SME’s in Particular

Speaker: Undersecretary Zenaida C. Maglaya, Head of Regional Operations Group – (Department of Trade & Industry)

11:00 AM – 11:30AM

IT’S MORE FUND IN THE PHILIPPINES

  • An Introduction of Stock Investing and How to Spot Genuine networking Businesses

Speaker: Dir. Jose P. Aquino, Enforcement and Investor Protection – (Security & Exchange Commission

11:35 AM – 12:05 NN

BES: BUSINESS ENHANCING SKILLS

  • How TESDA Can Help Aspiring Entrepreneurs Enhance Their Skills and Passion in Preparation for Their Future Ventures

Speaker: Exec. Director Elmer K. Talavera, National Institute for Technical Education and Skills Development (NITESD) – (Technical Educations & Skills Development Authority)

12:05 NN – 1:00PM

LUNCH

1:00 PM – 1:45 PM

UNDER MAINTENANCE

  • The rise of service industry worldwide

Speaker: Mr. Mike Ohagan – Founder of MiniMovers

 

1:50 PM – 2:20 PM

READ BETWEEN THE LINES: THINK LIKE A BUSINESSMAN

  • Igniting Your Business Genius

Speaker: Mr. Homer Nievera, NegoSentro

2:25 PM – 2:55 PM

THE SOCIAL ENTREP: HOW PASSION AND PURPOSE CAN BE PROFITABLE

  • How Helping A Community Can Be A Key for Your Success

Speaker: Ms. Reese Fernandez-Ruiz – President & Founding Partner of Rags2Riches

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM

SNACKS

3:35 PM – 4:05 PM HOW SMALL BUSINESSES CAN RECRUIT BIG

  • How to Hire The Best Talents

Speaker:  Mr. Brian Quebengco, Jobstreet

4:10 PM – 5:10 PM #BUSINESSHACK (FORUM)

  • PLDT SME Nation
  • RBG Philippines – Mr. Raymond Lim
    • “Creating the Business that can thrive without you”

Business Start-up Conference Program

DAY 2

March 22, 2017

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM  Registration
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Breakfast

9:05 AM – 9:50 AM

SQUAD GOALS:INSTABIZ

  • Advantages of Having a Franchise in the Growing Trend of SME’s

Speaker: Mr. Joselito Samson – Assistant Vice President, FRANCORP

9:55 AM – 10:35 AM

BUSINESS ON FLEEK

Topic: Power Dressing for Entrepreneurs

Speaker: Ms. Jewel Lobaton-Pimentel

10:40 AM – 11:10 AM

LEARNING THE ROPES

  • Sales Techniques for Future Entrepinoys

Speaker: Mr. Mario Berta – President of Flyspaces

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

NINE-TO-FIVE: SURVIVAL TIPS ON STAYING ALIVE IN THE BUSINESS

  • Financial Options for Your Start-Up Plus Survival Tips

Speaker: Mr. Chinkee Tan – Motivational Speaker

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:05 PM – 1:35 PM

CLICKBAIT!

  • Branding Tactics and Strategies in the E-market

Speaker: Ms. Janette Toral – Digital Filipino

1:40 PM – 2:10 PM

#BUSINESSGOALS – HOW TO BE YOUR OWN BOSS?

  • Millennial’s Emergence in the Business World and How to Follow Their Footsteps

Speaker: Mr. Moritz Gastl, Managing Director of MoneyMax.ph

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM

THE ART OF DIGITAL ADVERTISING

  • Digital Advertising know-how’s

Speaker: Mr. Marc Laurenze Celis, Managing Director of Brand Philosophy

 

2:50 PM – 3:20 PM Snacks
3:25 PM – 4:10 PM

THE MAKING OF A WINNER

  • The Entrepreneurial Mindset

Speaker: Mr. Jorge Wieneke, Founder of Tokyo Tempura

4:35 PM – 4:55 PM

LEADERSHIP INNOVATION

  • Leading a worthy experience

Speaker: Mr. Reyron Del Rosario, President of Philippine Innovation Entrepreneurship Mission Inc.

4:50 PM – 6:00 PM CLOSING PROGRAM & NETWORKING NIGHT

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